|Your Name||Eduardo Borem Teixeira|
|Cohort Assignment||Europe Summer-Fall 2023, Cohort 2|
|1. What do you see as your primary work at this stage of your life?|
I see it as finding opportunities to learn, to improve and to establish myself, in order to create even bigger positive impact in the world through the projects I collaborate on.
|2. What role do you see as yours to play?|
I see myself as a creative mind that can influence outcomes in projects in varied disciplines to be more refined, to aim for bigger or broader outcomes, better aligned or integrating a system.
|3. What goals or aims do you have in regard to the above?|
My goal is to evolve myself to have a bigger stake, expanding the the level of my influence to more strategic and systemic spheres within my practice.
|4. Where do you feel your next arenas for personal growth are?|
Improve my emotional balance and my mental state awareness to use it as resource for different situations.
|5. And for professional growth?|
I feel I need to improve my confidence to tackle more strategic and engage in topics outside the operational realm. By improving my managerial and negotiation skills can be part of this process.
I aim to influence the company where I am working on for better and deeper positive impact from its endeavours.
|6. What have you invested in to get you where you are?|
I have been involved in projects that has people I admire, following them as mentors; I have been closing the knowledge gap by studying what I feel can make my design practice to evolve, to differentiate itself and to be prepared for the complex, uncertain, volatile and ambigue "human world" we live in.
|7. What fields of learning and which thinkers have been important in your life?|
Philosophy, Design Thinking, Circular Economy, Biomimicry and Regenerative Design have been essential in my journey.
|8. Can you frame your philosophy or cosmology of life? What role(s) do humans play in it?|
To live in sync with my body, with my surrounding and discovering new ways of interactions with it. How we humans can be at service and build realities in a different ways, ones that could support and push life to different states, impossible without our existence, but ones that are not detrimental to other living beings (humans or not).
|Date Created||August 26, 2023|