Sustainability is quite a big field and I have been trying to narrow it down and to find the exact spot or direction for myself since the first day of my master program. Renewable energy or CSR? Biochar or urban mining?
Options seem to be limitless. Luckily I have finally learned that I cannot do everything and that I need to have a focus to be great at it. Taking a course on Design thinking last semester really opened my mind to this new way of problem solving. I spent much time trying to find a connection between design thinking and sustainability to make a thesis topic out of it. Despite my effort of preliminary research, talking to professors and much much thinking, I could not reach a satisfactory topic. In times like this, I really do trust my gut feeling. If I am not feeling the “click”, then it’s not the right topic… Continue reading