Posts Tagged 'Innovation'

A Push Forward

July 26 2011No Commented

Categorized Under: Better Business

We must constantly reevaluate what we do and not let habits and past wisdom blind us to new possibilities. Apple just launched their newest operating system, OS X Lion, last week.  Like any new idea, people are excited about the change, but weary of its unfamiliarity.  Just like people who are fretful about the idea […]

Innovation – The Candle Puzzle

June 22 20113 Commented

Categorized Under: Team Building Tools

Karl Duncker, a Gestalt psychologist, set up an experiment testing the ingenuity of the human mind.  On a table he placed a box of tacks, a book of matches, and a candle. The objective, attach the candle to the wall.  Participants eyed down the materials.  Some tried to use the tacks to fasten the candle […]