Posts tagged quote

Apr 5
Do rewards motivate people? Absolutely. They motivate people to get rewards. Alfie Kohn

Mar 23
We make time to accommodate learning what we don’t know; it’s only natural. Daniel Call

Mar 22

The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to understand;

We listen to reply.


Mar 9
L’essentiel est invisible pour les yeux Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Technology is the implementation of knowledge with the potencial to be incorporated into a product or service Marc H. Mayer & Alvin P. Lenherd — The power of product platforms

Feb 23
Things must constantly change, because change is the key to information generation Donald G. Reinertsen — Managing the design factory

Feb 22
When design fails because we try something new that does not work, we generate useful information Donald G. Reinertsen

The purpose of a design process is to generate information Marv Paterson

We are only philosophers until we begin to use numbers Donald G. Reinertsen

Feb 17
For costs, the company makes the decisions. But for revenue, customers are in charge. Roger L. Martin

Feb 11
Human beings have an inherent tendency to seek out novelty and challenges, to extend and excercise their capacities, to explore, and to learn Edward Deci

Feb 1
To design is much more than simply to assemble, to order, or even to edit; it is to add value and meaning, to illuminate, to simplify, to clarify, to modify, to dignify, to dramatize, to persuade, and perhaps even to amuse Paul Rand

Jan 19
It is almost banal to say so yet it needs to be stressed continually: all is creation, all is change, all is flux, all is metamorphosis. Henry Miller

Dec 10
Your language becomes clear and strong, not when you can no longer add a sentence, but when you can no longer take away from it. Isaac Babe

Dec 7
Just because Bill Gates has given you the ability to create a pie chart doesn’t mean that you should. Bob Behn — Craft of memo writing

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