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101 Design Ingredients to Solve Big Tech Problems

For Immediate Release: August 31, 2013

Tough technology and business challenges face you at every stage of a project. Wouldn’t you like to see an easy-to-digest summary of the techniques that leading companies use to catapult their businesses, and how you can, too?

The one-page ingredients in 101 Design Ingredients to Solve Big Tech Problems (Pragmatic Bookshelf, $36, illustrated in full color) show you how to solve problems using practical examples you can apply right away. Case studies explain how tech leaders combined these ingredients into their own unique recipes and will help your technology team identify problems, share responsibilities, and work better together.

In parts 1 through 4, you’ll find 101 problem-solving ingredients grouped into project stages, to help you apply the right ingredient at the right time. Start at any point and page through the humorously illustrated ingredients until you find one that matches your needs best. The ingredients cover the spectrum your business needs to be successful, with tips on team-building, creating a business model, product launch, productivity, and much more. Each ingredient includes three practical suggestions to get you started right away.

In part 5, you’ll see examples of how companies can blend some of the ingredients used in this book to solve specific business requirements for investment, innovation, leadership, and more. Each recipe shows how a company fine-tuned six of the ingredients to build their own unique solution. You’ll learn how to mix and match ingredients to create your own recipes for success, tailored to your company’s needs.

The ingredients and recipes in this book can be applied by beginners starting out on their first technology project, as well as seasoned professionals who have been tackling the same big problems for years and need a fresh new approach to problem solving.

Available for e-readers in epub, mobi, and PDF formats direct from the publisher and in paperback from fine bookstores worldwide.

Book Information

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101 Design Ingredients to Solve Big Tech Problems

by Eewei Chen

ISBN: 9781937785321, 298 pages, $36.00US, $38.00CA, 6×9.

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Sample chapters, table of contents, and more information is available on the book’s home page.

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