"Despite the growing demand for designers in the business world, there remains a dearth of qualified designers," writes Peter Lawrence, Chairman and Founder of the Corporate Design Foundation, and Fast Company Resource Center Columnist.
"This is a good news/bad news story. The good news is that design is increasingly valued by the business world; the demand for product designers has never been higher. The bad news is that we're not producing enough designers with the right skills. The consequences could be significant."
Read Lawrence's latest column to learn more about this problem, as well as what some of its solutions might be.