gguttalks | creativity for business growth | future of work
gguttalks | creativity for business growth | future of work

gguttalks | creativity for business growth | future of work

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This is for you if you want to: • Do better work. • Deal with uncertainty and the unknown. • Be at the forefront of innovation and tech.

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Design, Creativity, AI, Imagination, Foundation Studies and Apple with Silia Abou Arbid
JUN 6, 2024
Design, Creativity, AI, Imagination, Foundation Studies and Apple with Silia Abou Arbid
<p>Silia Abou Arbid is an architect, designer and educator. A unique individual in the way she thinks and does things. She taught over 8000 to date. She’s been an influential figure in my personal growth as a designer, teacher and professional. We go through her backstory at the very end.</p><p></p><p><strong>Where to find Silia:</strong></p><p>* Email: <a target="_blank" href="https://sard.lau.edu.lb/about/people/silia-abou-arbid.php">https://sard.lau.edu.lb/about/people/silia-abou-arbid.php</a></p><p>* Linkedin: <a target="_blank" href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/silia-abou-arbid-turf-c-94ba9120/">https://www.linkedin.com/in/silia-abou-arbid-turf-c-94ba9120/</a></p><p><strong>Maria:</strong></p><p>* X: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/x">https://go.ggutt.com/x</a></p><p>* Linkedin: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/maria-linkedin">https://go.ggutt.com/maria-linkedin</a></p><p>* YouTube: <a target="_blank" href="http://go.ggutt.com/videos">http://go.ggutt.com/videos</a></p><p>* TikTok: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/tiktok">https://go.ggutt.com/tiktok</a></p><p></p><p><strong>Timestamps:</strong></p><p>* 00:00:00 Intro</p><p>* 00.27.4 Welcome and setting the scene</p><p>* 02.10.9 Getting started </p><p>* 04.28.9 What to expect from this episode</p><p>* 05.02.9 Going back to the roots. Origin 0.</p><p>* 07.32.4 What makes design exciting</p><p>* 09.03.3 Ideas</p><p>* 13.00.4 Why design is essential in business </p><p>* 17.50.6 Drawing the line between the ideals of design and the market out there</p><p>*  25.33.1 Origin 0</p><p>* 30.33.5 Head, heart, hand</p><p>* 33.35.0 Touch</p><p>* 38.03.8 Relationship between designers and engineers</p><p>* 43.39.9 Foundation studies in design</p><p>* 53.15.8 Creativity</p><p>* 01.00.25.5 Bending reality - AI today </p><p>* 01.11.06.9 What keeps her going</p><p>* 01.11.34.4 What she is proud of</p><p>* 01.13.58.8 Getting humans to go beyond their wildest dreams</p><p>* 01.19.54.3 The Apple story</p><p>* 1.27.30.8 Oneness of things</p><p>* 1.28.39.1 The oxymoron</p><p>* 1.33.44.3 Jonny Ive </p><p>* 1.37.01.2 Relationship with her ggutt</p><p>* 1.41.25.3 Silia’s backstory: a keen interest in design since childhood</p><p></p><p></p> <br/><br/>This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit <a href="https://ggutt.substack.com?utm_medium=podcast&#38;utm_campaign=CTA_1">ggutt.substack.com</a>
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106 MIN
#88 Entrepreneurship to Get Out of Debt, The Power of Luck, Startup Investing with Nicole Glaros
MAY 2, 2024
#88 Entrepreneurship to Get Out of Debt, The Power of Luck, Startup Investing with Nicole Glaros
<p>Nicole Glaros is an entrepreneur, operator, executive, venture capitalist and investor. She wears multiple hats as a board director, teacher, and speaker. We explore topics related to entrepreneurship and investing, backed by her years of experience as a founder, investor at Techstars and founder again! And we also spoke about… hair!</p><p>Your feedback matters - 1min: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/talks">https://go.ggutt.com/talks</a></p><p></p><p><strong>Where to find Nicole:</strong></p><p>LinkedIn: <a target="_blank" href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/nglaros/">https://www.linkedin.com/in/nglaros/</a></p><p>Website: <a target="_blank" href="https://nearlynicole.com/">https://nearlynicole.com/</a></p><p>X: <a target="_blank" href="https://twitter.com/nglaros">https://twitter.com/nglaros</a></p><p>Medium: <a target="_blank" href="https://medium.com/@nglaros">https://medium.com/@nglaros</a></p><p></p><p><strong>Maria + GGUTT:</strong></p><p>X: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/x">https://go.ggutt.com/x</a>LinkedIn: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/maria-linkedin">https://go.ggutt.com/maria-linkedin</a></p><p>YouTube: <a target="_blank" href="http://go.ggutt.com/videos">http://go.ggutt.com/videos</a>Website: <a target="_blank" href="http://mariamatloub.com">mariamatloub.com</a></p><p><strong>Timestamps:</strong></p><p>00:00 Introduction</p><p>03:17 Gray hair is Covid hair</p><p>09:17 How debt fostered her entrepreneurial mindset</p><p>16:47 It’s okay to not be good at everything</p><p>18:30 Luck vs. Skill</p><p>23:34 Is VC like gambling?</p><p>25:25 Leaving Techstars</p><p>27:00 What type of investor is Nicole?</p><p>31:21 The two biggest mistakes founders make</p><p>32:35 Hardware startups</p><p>35:05 Founders joining accelerators</p><p>40:56 How to approach an investor?</p><p>47:07 Are we in an AI bubble?</p><p>50:15 Nicole’s relationship with her GGUTT</p><p><em>For enquiries, email maria [at] ggutt [dot] com with subject line: gguttalks ask</em></p> <br/><br/>This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit <a href="https://ggutt.substack.com?utm_medium=podcast&#38;utm_campaign=CTA_1">ggutt.substack.com</a>
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55 MIN
#87 Data Visualization, AI, Technology, and the Future Beyond Visuals with Paolo Ciuccarelli
APR 25, 2024
#87 Data Visualization, AI, Technology, and the Future Beyond Visuals with Paolo Ciuccarelli
<p>Paolo Ciuccarelli, a communication designer and researcher, professor of design, founder of the Density Design Research Lab - an award-winning laboratory for data visualization and information design at Politecnico di Milano – as well as Founding Director of the Center for Design at Northeastern University.</p><p>Your feedback matters - 1min: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/talks">https://go.ggutt.com/talks</a></p><p><strong>Where to find Paolo:</strong></p><p>X: <a target="_blank" href="https://twitter.com/pciuccarelli?lang=en">https://twitter.com/pciuccarelli?lang=en</a>LinkedIn: <a target="_blank" href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/paolociuccarelli">https://www.linkedin.com/in/paolociuccarelli</a>Politecnico di Milano: <a target="_blank" href="https://dipartimentodesign.polimi.it/it/staff/show/42952">https://dipartimentodesign.polimi.it/it/staff/show/42952</a>Northeastern University: <a target="_blank" href="https://camd.northeastern.edu/people/paolo-ciuccarelli/">https://camd.northeastern.edu/people/paolo-ciuccarelli/</a>Density Design Lab: <a target="_blank" href="https://densitydesign.org/person/paolo-ciuccarelli/">https://densitydesign.org/person/paolo-ciuccarelli/</a>Instagram: <a target="_blank" href="https://www.instagram.com/pciuccarelli/">https://www.instagram.com/pciuccarelli/</a></p><p></p><p><strong>Maria + GGUTT:</strong></p><p>X: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/x">https://go.ggutt.com/x</a>Website: <a target="_blank" href="http://ggutt.com/">ggutt.com</a>Linkedin: <a target="_blank" href="https://go.ggutt.com/maria-linkedin">https://go.ggutt.com/maria-linkedin</a>Notion: 🧠The Complete Business Innovation Pack for $1:<a target="_blank" href="https://www.youtube.com/redirect?event=video_description&#38;redir_token=QUFFLUhqbGNDcjM1Q0dGNmJPVW9fUVlteDBGOWd0VVBwUXxBQ3Jtc0tuVmRLUm1wUktsWXVvRnNGVGVQc0dZb0kzRVlvZUFCbmpIX0RoTDdqMWF0Rm9vS0xoY1ZnUFhHQlR1WFpmRm1LUjJCcW1LNXBJYUo3RTJwRkZOemE3aXJRcVYwbFpWOXh0Z3c1UzRGUGJkV3dPMGFyMA&#38;q=https%3A%2F%2Fcloud.ggutt.com%2Fyour-business&#38;v=ecOM9G874AU"> </a><a target="_blank" href="https://cloud.ggutt.com/your-business">https://cloud.ggutt.com/your-business</a>YouTube: <a target="_blank" href="http://go.ggutt.com/videos">http://go.ggutt.com/videos</a></p><p><strong>Timestamps:</strong></p><p>00:00:00 Introduction</p><p>02:16 How he got into Data Visualization</p><p>04:52 Discovering data and bringing it to life</p><p>05:26 The mission of making complexity visible</p><p>07:16 Hype around data visualization and data visualization people</p><p>09:30 Data visualization engineers or designers?</p><p>12:47 Education and the importance of data and making sense of it</p><p>15:02 The growing opportunity for education and data culture in that space</p><p>17:44 What is data or what it is not</p><p>20:17 Da a and visualization: it doesn’t end there</p><p>23:10 Context, complexity and types of complexity </p><p>24:17 Heath data</p><p>28:19 Data could be misleading and hurt</p><p>30:24 Understanding people and the context is why designers found a place in DV</p><p>33:29 Research, literature and knowing limitations</p><p>33:48 Data lakes, dashboards and complexity</p><p>35:13 Aspirational: big visualizations with more big data</p><p>35:52 Our relationship with data will change: narration, mediums and augmentation</p><p>39:25 Personalization, visualizing complexity with motion</p><p>40:17 Simplicity, complexity, tradeoffs even with organizational charts</p><p>45:55 Wayfinding through data: different interfaces for different purposes</p><p>51:48 Visualization is a not an end product</p><p>52:54 Paolo on his GGUTT feeling</p><p>56:48 Approaching projects, starting with the data</p><p>58:48 Starting with Why</p><p>01:00:00 Sometimes data should not be represented</p><p>01:01:54 Raw data is not raw</p><p>01:02:44 From wood to data, to training models to wearables and legos</p><p>01:06:26 Sensors, raw data and using Gen AI rather than working on it</p><p>01:09:59 The language around data in the industry: drawing from oil, gold and more</p><p>01:14:55 Questioning data origins</p><p>01:18:08 Datasets on the blockchain?</p><p>01:20:28 Views on VR and AR</p><p>01:22:39 Static, interactive, real-timevisualizations</p><p>01:27:10 Real-time can be seducitve </p><p>01:29:06 Data representation evolution</p> <br/><br/>This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit <a href="https://ggutt.substack.com?utm_medium=podcast&#38;utm_campaign=CTA_1">ggutt.substack.com</a>
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92 MIN