Facilitating Innovation

Achieving Deep Thought
August 22,2019 Facilitating Innovation
Achieving Deep Thought

Explained Henry David Thoreau was an American philosopher and treasured writer during the early 19th century. As a transcendentalist, he believed in the possibility of elevating his thinking beyond the physical and religious world. During his peak of creativity, he... READ MORE

Optimized Workplace
August 13,2019 Facilitating Innovation
Optimized Workplace

Explained Jet was founded in 2015 as an eCommerce platform that would sell at lower prices for people who would wait longer to receive their orders. They were the reverse of the Amazon Prime model that focused on speed of... READ MORE

Rewarding Risk
August 05,2019 Facilitating Innovation
Rewarding Risk

Explained The personal healthcare company Procter and Gamble, better known as P&G, was founded in 1837 in Cincinnati by brothers-in-law William Procter and James Gamble. Their business was a budding enterprise that experienced steady regional progress during the mid-19th century and... READ MORE

Connecting Unrelated Ideas
Connecting Unrelated Ideas

Explained Miller Brewing had been a Milwaukee and American beer mainstay throughout the 20th century until it was purchased by South African Breweries (SAB) for $3.6 Billion in 2003. Miller had an established product, brand, supply chain but was also... READ MORE

Reduced Bureaucracy
Reduced Bureaucracy

Explained In March of 2003 tensions between Iraq and the United States came to a boiling point and the United States invaded Iraq through the Kuwaiti border. The war that was originally projected to last five-years came to a mission... READ MORE

The Busy Manager is a #$@&%*! Leader
The Busy Manager is a #$@&%*! Leader

The Forest from the Trees Jesse was the Executive Vice President of Engineering for a multinational construction firm. He found himself, like his peers, tirelessly working 14-hour-long days, with the first ten hours spent racing in and out of meetings... READ MORE