Monthly Archives: February 2012

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Ten Lessons Innovators Can Learn from Fishers

By |2017-04-10T21:46:57+00:00February 27th, 2012|Personal Innovation Skills|

For fishers and innovators, the critical capability isn’t knowing how to fish or having all the answers; it’s knowing how to go about finding the fish and discovering the answers we need. There are a number of important lessons about innovation that can be taken from fishing. Continuing my last post...

Innovation Essentials: A Fishing Analogy

By |2017-04-10T21:46:57+00:00February 13th, 2012|Personal Innovation Skills, Uncategorized|

Permit me to draw an analogy between fishing and innovation, one that I think provides some important insights. We’ve all heard the old saw about giving someone a fish versus teaching them to fish. But there’s an added level of expertise that goes beyond teaching someone to fish—and it’s the same kind of expertise that innovation requires.