Mitch Ditkoff at Idea Champions shares a great list of questions to ask senior leaders before hiring an innovation consultant. So many of them also apply to the work we do at Filament so I thought I'd share a few that will be added to our client assessment toolkitRead More
Happy, happy Monday! Want to see some of the cool things we noticed this week? Keep reading!
We draw (a lot) here at Filament -- because we think it helps our clients think big and generate lots of new ideas. We also love comics! That's why we're sharing this link first: Comic Book Artists That Fueled a Century of Innovation.Read More
Good morning! Here's what we've saved to share with you this Monday.
We've built a new version of our Operating System, and here it is! This quarter, we're launching several new "inventions" of ours.Read More
Welcome to Monday! Check out this week's collection of interesting ideas and cool things we've found for you.
You can be a jerk at work, but it sucks for you as much as it does for your coworkers:
The problem with the jerk path is not that it isn’t more effective, it’s that you have to spend your days being a jerk.
We "work in analog" at Filament a lot, so I'm enjoying this card-based note-taking method.Read More
Happy Monday! Welcome to your favorite meeting of the week. Here are a few things we found this week you might like:
What if you brought some Grand Canyon Focus to your next task?
Imagine you’re standing at the edge of a cliff, where you really need to concentrate in order not to fall into the abyss. Imagine the intensity of that, the forced focus, the complete and utter devotion to being present.Read More
We've been kicking off our meetings lately with a simple exercise called "I like, I wish, I wonder" that helps participants share the things they'd like to get out of our day(s) together. On a half-page card, we ask everyone in the room to complete these three prompts:
I'd like if we did ...
I wish we might ...
I wonder if we could ...Read More