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“If you give me a lever and a place to stand, I can move the world&”

By: in: General Interest, Innovation on: December 10, 2012

Lately I’ve been thinking about the power of an idea. How do good ideas get traction or take flight. Why is it that some…

“We are not Castaways but Colonists&”

A few months ago, at the recommendation of a young co-worker, I read Jules Verne’s Mysterious Island. Here’s how the book begins: Five Union…

The Church as a Keystone Species

A couple of days ago I was listening to Steven Johnson’s Where Good Ideas Come From, while taking a morning walk. Its a very interesting…

how different people accept something new

By: in: General Interest, Innovation on: August 26, 2008

Everett Rogers' research has been formative in the strategies of how (some) new ideas become a commonly adopted practice, popularized in his book, Diffusion…