I. Design for Direction: Adopt the right mindset, skills, methods and tools you need to generate insight and options that can be considered, tested for their feasibility, prioritized and selected for possible implementation.

II. Design for Development and Implementation: Once you have chosen a direction to implement, choose the right tools, methods and approaches to enable creativity, maintain momentum, measure progress and exceed expectations.


Start your public policy journey with the right mindset and a clear idea of the goals you want to achieve.


Get to know the people you are working for and with.  Better understand the environment you are working in.


Encourage the development of creative ideas, listen carefully and generate viable options while having fun.


Translate strategy into specific actions: test options, select the best ones to implement, track progress, listen to feedback, constantly learn and adjust.