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

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These guys are using this very successfully. And for us, it's been _____ because it's won _____ of design awards. So we actually managed to reconcile the needs of the design company, the needs of the individuals in the _______, to feel good about a product we were actually _________, and the needs of the individuals we were designing it for. There it is, pumping water from 30 feet. So as a _____ gesture we handed out these bracelets to all of you this morning. We've made a donation on everybody's behalf here to kick _____, no pun intended, their next project. Because, again, I think, sort of, putting our money where our mouth is, here. We feel that this is an important gesture. So we've handed out _________. Small is the new big. I hope you'll all wear them. So that's it. Thank you.

Solution

  1. start
  2. loads
  3. bracelets
  4. designing
  5. final
  6. great
  7. company

Original Text

These guys are using this very successfully. And for us, it's been great because it's won loads of design awards. So we actually managed to reconcile the needs of the design company, the needs of the individuals in the company, to feel good about a product we were actually designing, and the needs of the individuals we were designing it for. There it is, pumping water from 30 feet. So as a final gesture we handed out these bracelets to all of you this morning. We've made a donation on everybody's behalf here to kick start, no pun intended, their next project. Because, again, I think, sort of, putting our money where our mouth is, here. We feel that this is an important gesture. So we've handed out bracelets. Small is the new big. I hope you'll all wear them. So that's it. Thank you.

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