Six Steps To Suspend Disbelief And Win Budget For Innovation

The value is significant. One of the innovator’s greatest challenges is getting the naysayer to pipe down just long enough to get the idea funded and on its way. “Suspension” could be the answer.

How Would Grandma Describe It? — Language As An Area For Innovation

In our research, we are finding that words used everyday in the finance and insurance industry are either not understood at all, or associated with something unrelated, particularly with millenials.

The Top Five Ways To Avoid Expert Failure

Gladwell says the disease of the idiot is incompetence. The disease of the expert is overconfidence.

Financial Services Debacle: Mastering Followship

Mr. Paulson may or may not be wondering about the latest financial debacle, but he is most certainly wondering about housing prices and other markets to which he is finely tuned. Because that is what he does. It is his job. And he knows how to turn it into an opportunity. (intentions and motivations aside) He is just forging ahead, wishing the best to the arguers. This is a clear case of follow the leader. Perhaps blindly.