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Learn to communicate better through theatre

By | August 23rd, 2016|Categories: News, Workshops and Events|

We get better at communication as we practice new skills. Join me for a workshop on that will help you show up and speak up with more confidence and clarity. Sunday, August 28, at the Pittsburgh Comedy Festival.

Methods of Reflection: The Interview

By | August 5th, 2016|Categories: Feature, News, Video, Workshops and Events|Tags: |

VIdeo of a 30-minute conversation between Marc Rettig and Hannah du Plessis of Fit Associates, and Joe Kappes of Cooper, following up on our two-part article about "the creative pause" as an antidote to analysis paralysis and diagram hypnosis.

Leadership development in Tokyo

By | April 14th, 2016|Categories: News|

Both Marc Rettig and Hannah du Plessis will be featured presenters at Sociomedia's upcoming UX Strategy Forum in Tokyo on May 27. The theme is Leadership Development, and many of those attending will be people who [...]

Rettig @ UX London: Cultures of Creativity and the Tools of Dialogue

By | April 4th, 2016|Categories: News|

Fit Principal Marc Rettig will be a featured presenter at UX London this coming May. European friends, we hope to see you there! Marc will give a talk and conduct a workshop. Talk: A frontier for [...]

Rettig @ UXii: Deeper Organizational Listening

By | April 4th, 2016|Categories: News|

Marc Rettig will be conducting a full-day workshop and giving a plenary presentation at the upcoming UX Immersion: Interaction conference, April 18-20 in San Diego. Workshop: Adventurous User Research Techniques for Uncovering Deeper Insights You can read [...]

Syllabus: Social Design Fundamentals

By | March 17th, 2016|Categories: News|

We have been immersed in design's shift from creating better products or services towards shifting social patterns. This semester we are teaching a short course at CMU called "Foundations of Practice for Social Innovation and Transition." Every time we teach, [...]