Category Archives: Creativity

Creativity

Kaizen at a Wine Bar

“Progress isn’t made by early risers. It’s made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something.” – Robert Heinlein, American science fiction writer (July 7, 1907 – May 8, 1988) With kaizen, or continuous improvement, it often … Continue reading

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Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action

http://www.ted.com Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership all starting with a golden circle and the question “Why?” His examples include Apple, Martin Luther King, and the Wright brothers — and as a counterpoint Tivo, which … Continue reading

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Scrum Norris

Chuck Norris is ScrumMaster and ProductOwner – simultaneously. Chuck Norris can do 6-month sprints. Chuck Norris wears Timeboxershorts. Chuck Norris does not move story cards, he moves the taskboard. Chuck Norris does not estimate, he knows. Chuck Norris pairs alone. … Continue reading

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Guy Kawasaki presents ‘The Art of the Start’ for Informatics Ventures

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Addison-Wesley Signature Series

The Addison-Wesley Signature Series provides readers with practical and authoritative information on the latest trends in modern technology for computer professionals. The series is based on one simple premise: great books come from great authors. Books in the series are … Continue reading

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Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us

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Clifford Stoll: 18 minutes with an agile mind

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Container for Thinking tools and Creativity Categories

I will move Thinking tools and Creativity Categories under http://leanlabscom.blogspot.com to keep the content of http://leanlabs.com focused on serious topics.

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Wonderful Christmas

Dear Friends, I would like to wish you a wonderful Christmas and hope that 2011 greets you and yours with good health, wealth and happiness.

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How do japanese multiply

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