Sketchnote – Empathy as Design Super Power

A sketchnote from User Defenders podcast by Jason Ogle

Kumar Ahir
2 min readJun 16, 2019

Some key take always

  • Some of the best Designed products or services are because of Radical Empathy of designers towards its users
  • Anybody can be designer by thinking and being aware of Users needs and more importantly their context
  • Empathy is a choice
  • Empathy is basis for a good User Research which can lead to insights for good product
  • Start with yourself first. Be empathetic to yourself before others. Remember oxygen mask announcement in flights

To become empathetic he has created 1 week challenge course

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Kumar Ahir

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