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From the Ted Talk "Paul Bennett: Design is in the details"

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But a really nice way of re-framing the ordinary, and I think that's one of the things. And putting yourself in the position of the person, and I think that's one of the threads that I've heard again from this conference is how do we put ourselves in other peoples' shoes and really feel what they feel? And then use that famniniotor to fuel solutions? And I think that's what this is very much about. Last section: green armband. We've all got them. It's about this really. I mean, it's about picking ebltsat big enough to matter but small enough to win. Again, that's one of the themes that I think has come through loud and lcera in this conference is: Where do we start? How do we start? What do we do to start? So, again, we were asked to dgsine a ratwe pump for a company called pacotper, in Kenya. They're now called KickStart.

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But a really nice way of re-framing the ordinary, and I think that's one of the things. And putting yourself in the position of the person, and I think that's one of the threads that I've heard again from this conference is how do we put ourselves in other peoples' shoes and really feel what they feel? And then use that ___________ to fuel solutions? And I think that's what this is very much about. Last section: green armband. We've all got them. It's about this really. I mean, it's about picking _______ big enough to matter but small enough to win. Again, that's one of the themes that I think has come through loud and _____ in this conference is: Where do we start? How do we start? What do we do to start? So, again, we were asked to ______ a _____ pump for a company called ________, in Kenya. They're now called KickStart.

Solution

  1. information
  2. clear
  3. battles
  4. water
  5. design
  6. approtec

Original Text

But a really nice way of re-framing the ordinary, and I think that's one of the things. And putting yourself in the position of the person, and I think that's one of the threads that I've heard again from this conference is how do we put ourselves in other peoples' shoes and really feel what they feel? And then use that information to fuel solutions? And I think that's what this is very much about. Last section: green armband. We've all got them. It's about this really. I mean, it's about picking battles big enough to matter but small enough to win. Again, that's one of the themes that I think has come through loud and clear in this conference is: Where do we start? How do we start? What do we do to start? So, again, we were asked to design a water pump for a company called ApproTEC, in Kenya. They're now called KickStart.

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Important Words

  1. approtec
  2. armband
  3. asked
  4. battles
  5. big
  6. called
  7. clear
  8. company
  9. conference
  10. design
  11. feel
  12. fuel
  13. green
  14. heard
  15. information
  16. kenya
  17. kickstart
  18. loud
  19. matter
  20. nice
  21. ordinary
  22. person
  23. picking
  24. position
  25. pump
  26. put
  27. putting
  28. shoes
  29. small
  30. solutions
  31. start
  32. themes
  33. threads
  34. water
  35. win