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“4 Assumptions About Risk You Shouldn’t Be Making” – HBR.org
“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” The line is instantly recognizable as the conclusion of “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost. And, the misunderstood poem helps to highlight how innovation-seeking executives need to reframe the word risk… Continue Reading
“Four steps to innovating your workplace” – Happy Melly
When I deliver workshops the participants are always buzzing with ideas. My objective is to help them to start implementing the learning right away. A solution I’ve found helpful is to commit to micropractices. This is a concept I learned when I completed the Personal Leadership certification… Continue Reading
“Innovation in Education is Overrated” – My Island View
As a society, we place a premium on innovators and entrepreneurs. They are admired, or for some revered in Business, Politics, and even Education. The reason for that bias is that innovators and entrepreneurs are scarce commodities. Most people are employees and not entrepreneurs. There is nothing wrong with that. Most people follow trends; they don’t start them… Continue Reading
“Four Things To Do Outside The Office To Boost Your Creativity” – Fast Company
To be successful, businesses need innovation, and that requires creative thinking. Former advertising agency creative director Jack Foster says ideas are the “wheels of progress,” and warns that without them “stagnation reigns.” “There’s never been a time in all of history when ideas were so needed or so valuable,” he writes in his book How To Get Ideas. “We live in an age so awash with information that at times we feel drowned in it… Continue Reading
“How to Think Optimally” – Abundance Blog
Thinking optimally will allow you to achieve your best results. Being a positive thinker is often equated with being confident and assured, thinking in terms of success, and believing that you deserve the best that life has to offer. And, of course, these are all good things. However, positive thinking can lead you astray. Here are some of the traps you could fall into… Continue Reading
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