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The Strategic Value of Home Appliance Mobile Apps

Innovation is inevitable. Time is just a detail. Early adopters, traditionalists, budget conscious customers…in the end, everybody is a convert when technology improves efficiency. The Smart Home will happen and home appliances manufacturers must be ambitious and grasp it. As Innovation analysts, we tend to overestimate short-term effects and underestimate long-term ones. We know that […]

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The Search for Alternatives: L+R’s Director of Aesthetics, Ryan Riegner, Introduces Systems and Tools for Alternate Ideation

L+R Director of Aesthetics, Ryan Riegner, has developed a new process and tool for L+R’s ideation sessions. Presented as a part of the latest installment of Design Teaching seminars, Riegner is looking to overhaul a process where default behaviors don’t always lead to the best ideas. Riegner explained, “Usually when we need to take some […]

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L+R’s Design Teaching featured on American Express OPEN Forum

In their recent article, American Express asked L+R Co-founder and Director of Strategy, Alex Levin, what he does to stay inspired as a leader. His answer included the Design Teaching initiative that L+R runs throughout the year for employees. Each quarter L+R team members spend time pursuing a topic that interests them and schools their teammates in an all out […]

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