"One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised." Chinua Achebe
Whether you're a beer enthusiast or not…you need to watch this video. Not to spoil the experience, let me suggest that you listen for passion, sense of purpose, vision and mission. Can you talk this way about what you do?
What if breakthrough innovation is less about brand new ideas and more about combining parts of old ideas from a variety of sources to make something new? It turns out that's how it is. One of the main ideas of
Sunday, 5:15 p.m. 73°F here in Rocklin…totally a so cal day. Beautiful. Tonight? Tostadas with the jammin' roasted tomato and jalapeno salsa from Rick Bayless' Salsas That Cook. This is a cookbook that I use all the time. Totally stained.
Thought provoking post today over at Seth's blog. Writing about the moment when operating systems surged from DOS to Windows, Seth Godin points out that prior to the switch the word processing tool of choice was WordPerfect. Today? Obviously Microsoft's
How much thought do you put into your user manual? Or for that matter, how much thought do you put into your print or verbal communication? How much of your communication is laced with so much insider speak that the
The image is a great one. Imagine setting up shop today to sell Walkmans (for those of us under 30, that was a Sony product that was the iPod of its day…20 years ago) next door to an Apple store.
Love this billboard at Santa Monica BMW. Check out the Audi billboard on the left and the BMW response on the right. Very cool. Thanks to Jason over at 37signals for posting it!
Trying for innovative and not seeing results? Maybe you’re not really producing the real thing. After all, more of something bland…or a new presentation that’s bland…is still bland.