Monday Morning Meeting #44
Monday Morning Meeting #41
Welcome to Filament’s Monday Morning Meeting: a mix of innovation news, the tools we use, and the interesting things we found to help you think differently about your week ahead.
We don't use a lot of PowerPoint here at Filament because there are usually better methods to convey information and engage an audience. However, if you've got a presentation to give, keep these Ten Rules in mind. Your audience will thank you.
Monday Morning Meeting #34
Cognitive biases are “systematic patterns of deviation from rationality in judgment” and we’ve all got ‘em. Here’s a lengthy list to share (and here’s a cheat sheet) with your team before making a big decision or building a strategic plan. Here are a few of my (new) favorites:
Monday Morning Meeting #32
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.
Monday Morning Meeting #31
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.
Monday Morning Meeting #30
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.
Monday Morning Meeting #29
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.
Monday Morning Meeting #28
Good morning and happy Monday! Here are a few things we found this week we thought you'd like:
Not to start off on a downer, but it's amazing how many of these 14 Habits of Highly Miserable People also show up in organizations. Any sound familiar in yours?
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.