Michele Ronsen - Wild Business Growth Podcast #133: Curiosity Tank, How to Ask Better Questions

Michele Ronsen – Wild Business Growth Podcast #133: Curiosity Tank, How to Ask Better Questions

Why did you have chicken parm for dinner last night again? It’s probably something you didn’t think too much about. But questions like this can help you understand your users and customers on a different level and lead to informed decisions on your end. This week’s Wild Business Growth Podcast guest, Michele Ronsen, is all about asking better questions. She’s the Founder, Educator, and Chief Curiosity Cat of Curiosity Tank. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and your other favorite podcast platforms.

Episode 133: Michele Ronsen – Curiosity Tank, How to Ask Better Questions

Michele Ronsen, the Founder, Educator, and Chief Curiosity Cat of Curiosity Tank, joins the show to share her journey from drawing logos as a 3-year-old to leading user research and design for Fortune 500 companies and startups. Hear how to ask better questions, why short questions are better, how to deal with rejection, how we decide what we eat for dinner, and the Skittles Popcorn experiment. This episode covers everything from the best questions to ask to adventures with Michele’s daughter, “Bunny.” Here’s a small sample of what you will hear in this episode:

  • Why does Michele have a stronger connection with the McDonald’s logo than the average person
  • What are the most memorable projects from her design career
  • What are her favorite and least favorite questions to ask
  • The Acronym Decoder
  • Why does the Energizer Bunny keep going and going and going and…
  • Why is Michele so good at multitasking
  • What is the most creative food concoction her daughter has created
  • What did Michele’s parents do for a living

Connect with Michele on LinkedIn and at CuriosityTank.com.

Enjoy the shooooow! Check out the show notes below for much more detail.

Show Notes

Michele Ronsen Max Branstetter - Wild Business Growth Podcast #133 Curiosity Tank, How to Ask Better Questions
The Tank of Curiosity
Michele Ronsen - Wild Business Growth Podcast #133: Curiosity Tank, How to Ask Better Questions
Michele Ronsen - Wild Business Growth Podcast #133: Curiosity Tank, How to Ask Better Questions

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