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Power Kid Podcast

Jul 31, 2018

A veteran of Lego, Hasbro and Toys R Us - Yesim Kunter is a futurist, play expert and creative strategist. As a Futurist at Hasbro she studied anthropology and cultural shifts to predict potential future play trends. Through her play workshops she can help make you and your organization more creative and productive!

Being raised by the sea in Turkey and creating her own toys as a youth has given her a unique perspective on play and creativity. Great toys offer surprise and magic and help children unravel the world around them and today we discuss the importance of unguided free play and how play encourages relationship and allows experimentation.

• When does a child begin to play?

• Why it can be difficult for adults to re-enter “play mode”?

• What are some new play developments that are on the horizon?

• What can companies be doing now to prepare for shifting play patterns?

Join us for this fascinating conversation!