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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

Safety & Security
Safety & Security

Explained Hewlett-Packard has been a company of continuous change since its inception in 1935 as it produced electronic test equipment. Over the next century, it grew into a behemoth in the technology industry revolutionizing the personal computer and routinely achieving... READ MORE

Challenge
Challenge

Explained In 1961 at Rice University, President John F. Kennedy declared to the country that he had a dream to put a man on the moon and bring him back safely. The United States was in the midst of the... READ MORE

Leadership
Leadership

Explained Everyone has their own personal definition of what leadership is. Many of these maturations are trying to clarify what the difference is between a leader and a manager instead of recognizing that these are two different skill sets that... READ MORE