Empathy, Ideation, Lenses, Tool, Understanding the Customer

You, Me, and Jon Snow: The Power of Knowing Nothing

Shaken, but emotionally under control, Bryan Mills (played by Liam Neeson) picks up the phone and talks to his daughter's captor. "I don't know who you are. I don't know what you want. If you are looking for ransom I can tell you I don't have money, but what I do have are a very… Continue reading You, Me, and Jon Snow: The Power of Knowing Nothing

Being Awesome, Failure, Going Forth, Grit, Motivation, Theme Park of You

In Pursuit of Happy Little Accidents

I remember watching Bob Ross paint his happy trees and powerful mountains and just being in awe of his calmness and lack of fear of "happy little accidents". When I painted "accidents" usually involved large splotches of the wrong color paint. They didn't qualify as "happy" or "little".┬áBob Ross just made it seem so easy… Continue reading In Pursuit of Happy Little Accidents

Being Awesome, Innovation, Innovation Mindsets, Lenses

Paint the Fence as a Beginner

Did you know that in the Karate Kid, Daniel wasn't the only one learning? Mr. Miyagi himself had much to learn, but that didn't stop his shoshin from forging a unique solution to Daniel's situation. Learn how to find your own shoshin!