Jeff LaFlam co-founded IdeaSpark Consulting, a profitable strategy and research agency, in 2013. Previously, he uncovered user insights at Google, helping launch successful new features for Search and Google Play. In 2012, Jeff lead a design thinking event that taught 750 Google engineers and salespeople how to create user-focused products. He has previously consulted for executives at Pfizer and Dunkin Donuts. Jeff really hates it when he loses a sock in the dryer.
Designing Products That Delight: Intro to Product Design & User Research
An immersive, hands-on look at how to design and test a great product and user experience, using some of the latest design thinking techniques and concepts.
Design Thinking Bootcamp
Foster your ability to think differently in your quest to develop innovative products, services and organizations.
User Experience Design
In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.
Design Thinking Workshop
This hands-on workshop will lead you through the design thinking process, taught by design thinking professionals that live and breathe in this space.
Build for Change: A Product Hackathon with ReachOut
This is a fast-paced full-day Product Hackathon at General Assembly. You'll be working in multi-disciplinary teams to develop a product idea for ReachOut, and pitch to win prizes.
Design in Motion
See METRO’s top designers in action, and learn how you can apply design strategy to your own projects.