Tag Archives: innovation

So … How are Things?

Consistency is a cornerstone. Consistency is not necessarily about knowing what’s going to happen next; rather, it may simply be a reasonable expectation based on previous behaviour. The safest and kindest way to train a dog, for example, is to … Continue reading

Posted in Food for Thought | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

I Was Born this Way. Asking Entrepreneurs: Were you?

I grew up in a family of staunch adherents to the traditional path: 1. Survive adolescence 2. Go to University 3. Walk into an office 4. Walk out 25 years later with a pension and a watch 5. Retire, travel, … Continue reading

Posted in Food for Thought, Social Media Inspired by Smart Folks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

What do you care what other people think?

Lateral thought is too often disdained. It goes against the grain; it upsets people. Going ‘with the flow’ is kinder and accepted. Nod and agree. It’s safe. But does it actually get you anywhere? I revere Richard Feynman as Gonzo, … Continue reading

Posted in Food for Thought, Social Media Inspired by Smart Folks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments