The design thinker,
in the words of novelist Saul Bellow,
is “a first-class noticer.”
I’m preparing my synopsis of The Design of Business for the February First Friday Book Synopsis, and found this quote about Steve Jobs (on the day Jobs introduced the iPad):
Steve Jobs created an organization that placed “insanely great” design at the top of its hierarchy of values, and he gave the green light to spend the resources necessary to make lasting successes of his designers’ innovations.