small changes → large effects
Listen now (20 min) | BIG ideas this week: framing, jobs-to-be-done, latent needs, and local logic. What’s great about this collection is the cost-bene…
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'E' please
Listen now (18 min) | A few ideas from the letter ‘E’. Cue Sesame Street theme.
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Designs and Understandings
Listen now (18 min) | Some of my favorite ideas around design, doing (or not), and understanding. Happy Thanksgiving.
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Constraints, Convenience, Culture, Command
Listen now (18 min) | Our weekly audio for our weekly email. Enjoy.
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The gist to this kind of decision-making structure within an organization is that the person closest to the decision should make the decision. So rathe…
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Culture, says venture capitalist Ben Horowitz, is what people do when you don't tell them what to do. What's interesting about culture is the uniquenes…
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This is one of my favorite theories. Life is all kinds of shades of gray but that doesn't mean we can't quantify or evaluate things. One retail version…
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This one brings back Jason Blum. If you were on a trivia show and the host asked you to list profitable movie production studios, only real a media buf…
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Every person, family, and organization exists within a set of conditions (a system) and these conditions matter. Over a long enough period, we call the…
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🔤 fences, conditions, and comms
Listen now (15 min) | Our weekly audio update from the weekly typed posts. Enjoy.
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The more variables in a system the more difficult it is to design. Riding a bike is an easy system to understand. The physical world is constant. Peopl…
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abc, 123, good for you, good for me. It doesn't matter how good an idea is if no one believes it to be true. If the best ideas require something to 'be…
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