When Trial and Error Is Foolish

When Trial and Error Is Foolish

When Trial and Error Is Foolish If you watch people put together a new object like an IKEA bookcase or a Lego® set, you notice how and when people use the instructions, if at all. I really dislike instructions and manuals, taking pride (too much, I admit) in the trial...
Innovation Isn’t Crazy

Innovation Isn’t Crazy

Innovation Isn’t Crazy Innovation is a great catalyst, sought by every business leader worth their salt.Big, new ideas, even if they sound crazy, can energize people. The exhilaration that comes from thinking and talking about new ideas can be great fun....

Why You Need A Cognitive Clutch

I just returned from the Million Dollar Consulting® Convention in Boston where consultants, doing fascinating work all over the world, gathered to learn. Alan Weiss, author of Million Dollar Consulting, brought outstanding speakers to the stage. This year, Chip Bell,...