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7:05 pm

When your life depends on thinking outside of the box

I was reading through a discussion thread on LinkedIn that has been quite good about thinking outside of the box and I came across this story from India that really showed how critical thinking can save your life as you know it.Read More


10:37 am

Interesting quotes about thinking

In a previous post, I talked about coloring outside the lines. In that post, I mentioned Steve Jobs and his ability to see things in a different way and how many people marvel at that ability. I came across a post on a LinkedIn group with quotes from Steve Jobs and others that struck me. Read More


1:23 pm

Curious George, Good Analytics and Finding Insights

I came across an absolutely marvelous comment about stories from Jim Signorelli’s blog on the CMO.com website. He mentioned that stories don’t tell us how to think or what to value, but they ‘provide a welcome freedom to self select the truths we read into them.’

This morning, I was watching Curious George with my son before he went to school.

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8:56 pm

Einstein was a smart guy, wasn't he?

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

Think about that. There's a problem. Going through the same thought processes and doing the same things the same way expecting a different result is not a way of solving that problem.Read More


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