The way we work is changing. Staying current is getting harder. Equip your students with in-demand and transferable skills like design thinking and QuickBooks to help them rise to the top of any hiring pool.
Get out of your seat and into the world. With our design-thinking approach, Design for Delight, students learn to solve real issues and tackle the complex problems life will throw at them.
Give your students tools to foster courage and strengthen their design-thinking muscles for lasting confidence. Our curriculum builds essential social emotional learning (SEL) traits such as leadership, collaboration, teamwork, decision-making and optimistic thinking that will stick with students as they forge the life of their dreams.
Give your students hands-on experience in creative problem solving with Design for Delight, Intuit’s innovation capability.
Put the power of QuickBooks, Intuit’s cloud accounting software, into your students’ hands so they can develop the skills that will prepare them for the workforce.
It’s our unique approach to innovation—our not-so-secret sauce that we’re eager to share with you and your students. Design for Delight’s goal is to help businesses create awesome solutions that their customers, employees, and partners will, well, delight in. Because when we create solutions people love, we dramatically improve our businesses, our lives, ourselves.
More precisely, Design for Delight is a set of principles that describe how we innovate at Intuit. Each principle comprises a set of techniques geared toward improving the chances of success when exploring new ideas, honing our products, or upping our game as a company. Anyone can learn these principles, and anyone can use them to improve the world around them.
Deep Customer Empathy
Go Broad to Go Narrow
Rapid Experiments with Customers
Design for Delight gives students hands-on experience in creative problem solving. That makes it a potent companion for the entrepreneurial mindset. It gives students the tools to identify big unsolved problems, build business models, gain customer empathy, run quick experiments with actual customers, test assumptions, pivot if needed, and much more. Our key strategic partner Virtual Enterprises is using Design for Delight to help students run virtual businesses for a full year.
Prepare students to join the more than 7 million small businesses using QuickBooks, or to start their own business in the future by learning QuickBooks for free. From tracking income and expenses to creating reports, they’ll learn real-world business skills. And you can easily review your students’ files with QuickBooks Online Accountant.
It allows students to learn how to run businesses by actually running businesses. It gives them experience using a real-world tool that will help power their future prosperity, whether they choose to work for another company or start their own business.