Avoiding irrelevance

“For anyone in business, the rapid cycling of their valued products into generic stuff is a dark and constant fear.” – Kevin Roberts One of the reasons why many firms are shifting from a [...]

Runaway mind

At any moment, you find yourself thinking the worst of someone or some situation. It’s one of the most frequent things we do; spend time thinking negative thoughts about someone or something, [...]

What would Terry do?

From time-to-time, we all get stuck with our own ideas. We need inspiration and new sources of innovation if the normal interactions from your teammates and colleagues do not help solve your [...]

How we think matters

It’s hard to consistently stay optimistic, especially when you’re going through a specific change or set of circumstances that are not as favorable as you expected or desired. I recently came [...]

The art of simplicity

Creating products and services that are simple is hard. Designing experiences that just work for users in a satisfying way takes skill and deliberate practice. BJ Fogg suggests six areas for [...]

Building windmills

When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills – Chinese proverb I’ve more normally heard the proverb above as ‘In a hurricane, build windmills’. For me, I use [...]