Accounting 102

Accounting is a Design Tool In talking with Ann Morhauser (one of our advisors) several months ago, she articulated something I’ve been trying to put into words for awhile. In relating her personal journey from artist to businesswoman, she explained how she came...

Accounting 101

Why should designers need to understand Accounting? Accounting is a worrisome topic for designers. We believe that there are benefits that can’t easily be reduced to numbers. These include emotions, values, meaning, brand, experience, and loyalty. We suspect...

Design is the Future of Business

In conversations with the program’s advisors and faculty, the question inevitably comes-up “How is this program different from all of the other MBA programs out there?” The short answer is that we’re building a unique program with a focus on...

Business is the Future of Design

Designers are optimists, at heart. We look toward the future and everything we do is aimed at making an improvement in some way: in someone’s life, in a process, in a product, in the world, etc. Unfortunately, we aren’t always successful. What we create...