Design Thinking starts with identifying and clarifying the problem, intent or goal. This requires mindfulness and empathy. The second step is to visualize as many solutions as possible. IDEO calls this Ideation. The third step is to prototype, model or test your ideas to see which actually work. This is done with quick, inexpensive, easy to use materials. The fourth step is to present you ideas in a clear and compelling manner. This requires skills in visual and verbal storytelling.