Jodi Brandstetter believes every HR professional needs to use design thinking methodology to solve complex HR challenges. With over 20 years of HR experience and a certification in design thinking, Jodi is a guide to solving complex HR challenges with a creative and innovative method, design thinking. Her first book, Hire By Design, is the playbook for strategic and intentional human-focused talent acquisition. Her second book, HR By Design, is the playbook for strategic and intentional human-focused people operations. In 2022, Jodi founded By Design Brainery, a design thinking academy for HR professionals. Jodi lives outside of Cincinnati, OH with her husband, Ron, daughter, Lena and her fur-child – Dali.