Mako Design’s Favorite Product Design Podcasts

by | Sep 16, 2020 | Design, Designing, Industrial Design, Product Design

The product design world is always changing and progressing and staying up to date on the latest innovations and news can become overwhelming – which is why the team at Mako Design love to listen to podcasts! Not only can you learn a lot about a certain topic or aspect of product design, but you can also hear from some of the best designers about their experiences and get some tips that can help you when designing on your own! Check out our Oakland industrial design agency’s favorite product design podcasts to listen to for inspiration, motivation, and design tips!

Listen to our very own CEO, Kevin Mako, on the Small Business Radio Show Podcast, here!

Design Matters with Debbie Millman

One of the world’s very first podcasts about design, Design Matters is a podcast hosted by Debbie Millman all about design. Our Oakland industrial design agency loves how Debbie spends each episode’s interviews, meeting, and asking questions to inspiring creatives and designers from around the work to talk about the world of design and the creative culture. The show has 300 episodes, featuring 300 different inspiring creatives, designers, and those of contemporary thought who all share their stories, experiences, tips, and insights about their creative pursuits within the world of design.

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Design Details

Design Details is a product design podcast hosted by two lead designers passionate about design, Brian Lovin and Marshall Bock. Both designers spend each episode talks about design, development, products, interfaces, games, and just about everything else encompassing both the creative and design world. The show has over 300 episodes that not only feature insightful discussions about design but also teach the listener the best and most innovative ways to design something. Our Oakland industrial design agency also loves how the podcast features some helpful insights about designing based on both designers’ experiences.

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The Product Podcast

One of the best ways our Oakland industrial design agency likes to learn about product design is to tune in and learn more about the experiences and expertise of leaders within the field! Learning about other designers and CEO’s of design have encompassed and maneuvered through the product design realm is not only interesting but motivating to all those interested in delving within the field. The Product Podcast is a podcast that specifically features guest speakers from top industry leaders from Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, and other huge tech company names! The Product Podcast is a great podcast to listen to for the best practices and understanding product design.

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Design Better Podcast

The Design Better Podcast is an insightful and super helpful podcast that presents its listeners with a different theme relating to the world of design. The podcast features insights and interviews from the world’s most renowned design leaders, to help empower and inspiring design enthusiast and teams and teach them different helpful practices to build great and successful products. The podcast currently features 4 seasons, with its latest season focusing on working within a team in design.

Hear our CEO, Kevin Mako on the Peak Performers Podcast, here!

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If you have a great new invention and you’d like to learn more about this process, get in touch with MAKO here and visit our website to find out more. Feel free to give us a call at 1-888-MAKO and we can set you up on a call with our product analyst!

Article Author: MAKO Design + Invent

Article Author: MAKO Design + Invent

Company Team

MAKO Design + Invent is a full-service consumer product development firm servicing both high-growth corporate manufacturers and invention startups. With a 25-person team across 3 offices (Austin, England, Toronto), MAKO has complete in-house industrial design, mechanical engineering, and electrical engineering design and prototyping services. To assist our start-up inventor clients, we also have a subsidiary branch called Mako Invent that, in addition to above, helps start-ups with patenting, strategy, marketing, and sales/distribution for all consumer product categories. For our corporate clients, MAKO Design develops world-class consumer electronics designs through our industrial, mechanical, and electrical design teams.



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