018 - Re-inventing the walker with Jennifer Harris of Motivo - The Product Startup: Product development for small business | MAKO Design + Invent

018 – Re-inventing the walker with Jennifer Harris of Motivo – The Product Startup: Product development for small business

MAKO Design + Invent – September 20, 2016

Why Jennifer and her partner thought they could improve on the design and sell it for more than the existing models. User-centered design and how they worked with over 300 users to refine the product – including going to grocery stores with them and in…

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