Glossary

  • Empathy:
    Empathy is the capacity to understand and share the feelings, emotions, and perspectives of others. It is the ability to step into someone else’s shoes, seeing and feeling the world from their point of view, without judgment or personal biases.
  • Prototype:
    A prototype is a preliminary version or model of a product, design or idea. It is created to test and validate concepts, functionalities and features before developing the final product or solution.
  • Innovation:
    Innovation is the process of introducing new ideas, products, services, processes or methods that create value and lead to significant improvements, advancements or breakthroughs in various fields. It involves transforming creative and novel concepts into practical and impactful solutions that addresses specific needs or problems.
  • Lateral:
    Lateral thinking is a specific thinking style that promotes creativity and innovation in problem – solving, seeking non – obvious solutions that might not be apparent through traditional or logical reasoning.
  • Mindset:
    A mindset refers to a person’s set of attitudes, beliefs and assumptions that shape their thinking, behaviour, and perception of the world. It is a mental framework that influences how individuals interpret and respond to various situations and challenges and their lives. Mindset can be both conscious and unconscious, impacting decision – making, problem – solving, and overall behaviour.