The 5 Essential ID Skills?

Hello All,

So what do you think are the 5 most essential skills an Industrial Designer must have, like modeling, sketching, etc. I’d love to hear what people think.


  1. seeing
  2. thinking
  3. curating
  4. executing (skech, model, render, etc)


  1. Pumping CAD
  2. Creating innovative terminology to explain to people why their idea is stupid
  3. Powerpoint
  4. Drinking
  5. Knowing how to correctly fold a black turtleneck

You can tell it’s a Friday, can’t you. :laughing: