How Breakthroughs Happen

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

News from the Exile

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. 

Simple Explanation

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