Monthly Archives: February 2012

Example of Mark Twain

Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example. Mark Twain

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Universe as it relates to Humans

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe. Albert Einstein

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Creative Problem Solving

Everyone is really good at creative problem solving.  The question is where and when do they apply it most, or best.   An unmotivated employee might be creatively problem solving his next vacation plans for half a day.  An underpaid … Continue reading

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Missing the gas pedal on Drive

Recently was forwarded this video again.  The most surprising thing I find in it is that most miss one of the fundamental points that Daniel Pink is making.  While it is true that we’re not motivated by money to perform … Continue reading

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Problem solving

We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. Albert Einstein

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Manage through Gartner

Whenever I hear “best of breed” implementation, I want to run for cover.  “Best of breed” tells me that we are about to spend a ton of money, not worry about requirements, invite an army of consultants, implement a product … Continue reading

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