Think Like da Vinci: Be a Genius

For many, our impressions of the great Leonardo da Vinci were shaped by Dan Brown’s wildly famous book, The da Vinci Code.  In it, da Vinci and his secret society progeny of generationally-connected elites are riddled with enigmas wrapped in mystery. From our modern perspective, it is all sleuth and magic – a veritable puzzle…

Innovation Isn’t an Idea Problem

For the past decade, I’ve participated in and facilitated innovation sessions with a number of Fortune 500 companies. Most were very productive, generating tons of solid ideas but a few fell flat with a resounding thud at the end of the day. Straining, I could almost hear Ben Stein’s character in “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”…