Successful design teams are structured with intention. Great design leaders take into consideration best practices across the industry, and adapt them to architect a design organization specific to their company and their needs.
Over two days, develop your personalized plan to designing your design team. Craft a plan to recruit, design, and grow a team that aligns with your organization’s purpose.
What you’ll learn
Over the course of two days, you’ll learn how to:
Design your team structure to best suit your leadership skills and organization’s needs
Develop a team hiring plan based on organizational needs
Create a pitch for asking for headcount
Create a career ladder that supports individual growth and progression
Deliver effective performance feedback and catalyze individual performance
Developing high performing teams and design excellence
Foster creative culture
In addition, you’ll spend quality time with top design leaders in tech during a happy hour Q&A.
Who should attend
This workshop is great for any design manager responsible for building a team at a startup or technology company. When we say “design,” we include folks in brand design, product design, research and content strategy. Not sure if it’s right for you? Send us a note.
Design Leadership Profile
Team structures + hiring
Leveling + career paths
Happy Hour/Q&A with Design Leaders
The workshop will begin at 9am and will wrap up no later than 6pm each day.
A more detailed schedule will be emailed to participants prior to the workshop.
Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided throughout the day.
Dietary restrictions and allergies will be collected during registration.
We understand that plans can change and your workshop may have to wait. If you need to cancel, please email us at email@example.com to let us know as soon as possible.
While we cannot transfer or allow for substitutions, we can help you with a refund.
Within one week of registration: Registration is 100% refundable.
Between one week of registration and one month before workshop: We'll refund 50% of your registration fee.
One month before workshop: Registration is non-refundable.
This policy is subject to change; all registered participants will be notified of any changes.