Back when we first opened Filament, we set aside the occasional Friday afternoon for old friends to stop by and for new ones to visit for the first time. Now that we're approaching our third anniversary, we thought it was time to bring back Filament Fridays and make them better than ever.

Filament Fridays: An Informal Gathering of Irregular People

Do you have a problem you're trying to solve, a new idea you'd like to share, or something cool you'd love to show to others? If so, come to our first "Filament Friday" on October 19, 2018.

Let's welcome another Monday with a few interesting things we found last week just for you.

When Expertise Kills Innovation:

Experts only know the way that got them there. They want to give answers, but innovation requires new questions. These new questions can only be asked by shifting ones perspective, a job outsiders are perfectly positioned for. Outsiders are the ones who change the game because they’re not blinded by expertise; they approach the situation.