Design leaders teach with Sharpen

Sharpen generates open-ended project prompts that reinforce critical problem solving, curiosity, and creativity across 21 different categories and 2 unique generators.

Sharpen is trusted by teams and designers worldwide:

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Design challenge exercises are among the most informative data points when assessing someone’s individual design capabilities as part of the hiring evaluation process. Sharpen is a simple, elegant way to create these types of design challenges that are fairly considered for the candidate.

Mike Buzzard — Design Manager III, UX Community & Culture @ Google

Custom generators for hiring & more

Use a custom Sharpen design prompt generator in your hiring process, and make hiring designers easier, more ethical, and more efficient.

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Refining your craft isn’t about reading more articles — it’s about getting more reps in. When designers ask me how to practice outside of work, Sharpen.design is the first place I send them.

Ben Huggins — Head of Design @ Humu

Quality resources for educators

Inspire your students with challenging NGSS-aligned packs of lessons and projects from Sharpen. Get instructor and student guides, plus flexible assets to easily integrate into your classroom.

Trusted by STEM educators and top companies around the world.

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