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Kirsten from Minneapolis is working to transform Minnesota by ‘Working to transform my industry by leveraging strategy technology and design’.

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Kirsten Thompson, a seasoned professional based in Minneapolis, has been instrumental in shaping customer-centric solutions at Slalom for over four years. Transitioning from roles such as Principal in Customer Strategy to her current position as Senior Delivery Principal in Customer Strategy, Kirsten has demonstrated her prowess in leading initiatives that aim to enhance customer engagement and drive strategic growth within the organization. Her journey within the company reflects a deep commitment to leveraging strategy, technology, and design to bring about meaningful improvements in customer strategy and product development.

As a former Solution Architect, Kirsten honed her skills in developing innovative solutions that effectively bridged the gap between business requirements and technology, fostering an environment conducive to growth and adaptation. Her tenure at Target as a Lead Product Designer further showcased her ability to lead design initiatives that significantly improved user experience and contributed to product development processes. Kirsten's track record of translating user needs into compelling design solutions exemplifies her talent in merging creativity with functionality to drive tangible results.

Kirsten's dedication to excellence and innovation sets her apart as a valuable asset within the industry. Her expertise in customer strategy, coupled with a keen eye for design and technology, positions her as a transformative leader who can unite and revolutionize the industry. By fostering a culture of growth and pushing the boundaries of traditional solutions, Kirsten Thompson is well-equipped to drive impactful changes within her organization and beyond, setting a new standard for customer engagement and strategic development.

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Kirsten's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Kirsten’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

Kirsten will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

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Kirsten tends to prefer decisiveness and direct communication, often questioning exaggerated statements.


OVERVIEW:

When selling to Kirsten make sure to defend your product in comparison to similar products. Discuss why you're the best choice and support your claims with concrete proof and evidence.

What comes naturally to Kirsten

  • Valuing accuracy above most things

  • Making decisions based purely on logic

  • Absorbing information more quickly than others


COMMUNICATON:

Make sure to use data when trying to prove your point. Expect Kirsten to challenge you, and be prepared to present proven facts and statistics instead of stories and anecdotes.

When speaking to Kirsten

  • Stay objective rather than emotional

  • Share your qualifications or expertise

  • Be prepared for pushback


MOTIVATION:

Kirsten is motivated by curiosity and accuracy. She will thrive in situations where she can solve problems using logic and creativity. Kirsten always strives for accuracy and can work through seemingly impossible scenarios, especially when others may be skeptical.

What motivates Kirsten

  • Eliminating waste and inefficiency

  • Detailed evidence

  • Proven solutions


WORK:

Kirsten is naturally authoritative and thinks practically when faced with conflict. She will gravitate toward similarly assertive people who share her ideals and lofty goals.

When working with Kirsten

  • Process conflict logically

  • Maintain high standards for your work

  • Support any claims with proof

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Senior Delivery Principal

Customer Strategy

Solution Architect

Product Designer

Associate Director

Information Architect

Designer

Community Development

Coordinator

User Research

Content Strategy

Digital Strategy

Integrated Marketing

Marketing

Senior Delivery Principal

Customer Strategy

Solution Architect

Product Designer

Associate Director

Information Architect

Designer

Community Development

Coordinator

User Research

Content Strategy

Digital Strategy

Integrated Marketing

Marketing

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

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Thank youSlalomfor supporting United We Transform!

How can Kirsten extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

12

Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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