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PRIDE LIMITS SUCCESS

(*information obtained from the book “A More Beautiful Question”) The desire to be known for something hinders you from connecting with others, who could potentially help you solve problems. I say that because, you become selfish with your ideas and you choose to not connect with people because you think they would steal it. I … Continue reading PRIDE LIMITS SUCCESS

Creating Minimum Viable Products

(*information obtained from the book “A More Beautiful Question”) The rapid test-and-learn approach Eric Ries suggests that entrepreneurs, existing companies or anyone trying to create something new and innovative must find ways to constantly experiment and quickly put new ideas out into the world for public consumption, rather than devoting extensive resources and time to … Continue reading Creating Minimum Viable Products

The Power of “What If”

(*information obtained from the book “A More Beautiful Question”) If the word why has a penetrative power, enabling the questioner to get pass assumptions and dig deep into problems, the words what if have a more expansive effect; allowing us to think without limits or constraints, firing the imagination. John Seely Brown mentioned, in order … Continue reading The Power of “What If”

Can contextual inquiry solve our problems?

(*information obtained from the book “A More Beautiful Question”) The wrong question is asked, based on incomplete information or faulty assumptions, often because those formulating the questions are too far removed from the problem they're trying to solve. One of the best ways to overcome this is try to close the distance between the questioner … Continue reading Can contextual inquiry solve our problems?