By Kathleen M. Eisenhardt
“The nerd booklet of the summer.”—Tom Keene, Bloomberg TV
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Armed with a number of basic principles, you could take on even the main advanced of problems.
Drawing on greater than a decade of rigorous study, Sull and Eisenhardt supply a transparent framework for constructing potent ideas and making them higher over the years. They locate insights in unforeseen areas, from the best way Tina Fey codified her adventure operating at Saturday evening Live into ideas for generating 30 Rock (rule 5: by no means inform a loopy individual he’s crazy), to eastern engineers utilizing the foraging principles of slime molds to optimize Tokyo’s rail approach. this can be the definitive playbook for residing easily and successfully in each sphere of life.
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