In most academic programs, design, engineering and business are taught in silos, and the disciplines remain separate as students move into the world of work. Steve Blank makes a proposal for more cross-disciplinary studies and industry engagement during education and mentions Philadelphia University’s new degree program, Design, Engineering and Commerce.
Something cool is happening. We’re mixing things up and working in new ways for happier teams and better results. Over the summer, I had a chance to participate in several short projects with balanced teams. Here are some techniques that worked for me.