When everyone else’s idea seems to be better and brighter than your own, you are taking two steps back at a time. Own yours and make it better and brighter. Win with yourself first before racing with others. Replace “idea” with anything that matters – job, role, career, etc. Effect remains the same.
When you are tired of finding the next big and best idea that should change your company and the world, how do you approach? Idea fatigue is a normal problem with those who would like to innovate for the sake of innovation. Also, when you are in a hurry to hit the big ticket idea, … [Read more…]
Brainstorming guidelines dictate that you should suspend judgment while collecting ideas. Every sponsor, investor and paying customer demands a good idea. You would like to associate and build on a good idea. How to test if it is a good idea? You should develop and routinely use clear guidelines for qualifying ideas as good or … [Read more…]
Dream job looks different to everyone. For some it is passive income. For some it is corporate role. For some it is working closely with great clients. For some it is being able to work from anywhere. In the end, it’s what freedom feels and looks like to each one of us. If you do … [Read more…]
Best idea to pursue as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence should be the one fit-for-the-purpose. Purpose has three dimensions of fitment. Fit with the company. Fit with the market and of course, fit with intrapreneur’s needs. Ideas without any of this will be like an open-bottom-pyramid. Difficult to sustain and mostly will fail the test-of-time. Find and pursue … [Read more…]