Generate ideas. Learn from others. Ideate.

Design thinking is not a linear process, but the ideation phase is a good place to start. The ideation phase is a time to generate a variety of ideas pertaining to a particular topic. The aim is not to evaluate or rule out ideas, but simply to voice them and approach problems from different angles.

For more information and perspective on effective ideation, check out these articles:

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