GENERATING GREAT IDEAS  “You don’t reach Serendip by plotting a  course for it. You have to set out in good  faith for els...
GENERATING GREAT IDEAS
LINKS POSTED TO SUBELSKY.COM
MY BACKGROUND
YOU CAN’T GENERATE GOOD IDEAS
YOU CAN BUILD AN IDEA GENERATOR
WRITE ‘EM ALL DOWN
DON’T OVERVALUE IDEAS         http://sivers.org/multiply
DRAW YOUR IDEAS
DON’T WAIT FOR “EUREKA”         http://vimeo.com/14537133
WATCH FOR SLOW HUNCHES
SHARE YOUR IDEAS (DON’T PROTECT)  “...we are often better served by  connecting ideas than we are by protecting  them.”   ...
READ VORACIOUSLY
BLOG AND GIVE TALKS
ACT AT A SMALL SCALE (TINKER)
MAKE SMALL BETS
OPTIMIZE FOR LEARNING   http://www.gabrielweinberg.com/blog/2010/10/a-history-of-failed-projects.html
OPTIMIZE FOR LEARNING   http://www.gabrielweinberg.com/blog/2010/10/a-history-of-failed-projects.html
SPEND TIME WITH SMART PEOPLE
BUILD OR JOIN A NETWORK
BUILD OR JOIN A NETWORK
USE SOCIAL MEDIA
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Generating Good Ideas

  1. 1. GENERATING GREAT IDEAS “You don’t reach Serendip by plotting a course for it. You have to set out in good faith for elsewhere and lose your bearings serendipitously.” - John Barth
  2. 2. GENERATING GREAT IDEAS
  3. 3. LINKS POSTED TO SUBELSKY.COM
  4. 4. MY BACKGROUND
  5. 5. YOU CAN’T GENERATE GOOD IDEAS
  6. 6. YOU CAN BUILD AN IDEA GENERATOR
  7. 7. WRITE ‘EM ALL DOWN
  8. 8. DON’T OVERVALUE IDEAS http://sivers.org/multiply
  9. 9. DRAW YOUR IDEAS
  10. 10. DON’T WAIT FOR “EUREKA” http://vimeo.com/14537133
  11. 11. WATCH FOR SLOW HUNCHES
  12. 12. SHARE YOUR IDEAS (DON’T PROTECT) “...we are often better served by connecting ideas than we are by protecting them.” - Steven Johnson
  13. 13. READ VORACIOUSLY
  14. 14. BLOG AND GIVE TALKS
  15. 15. ACT AT A SMALL SCALE (TINKER)
  16. 16. MAKE SMALL BETS
  17. 17. OPTIMIZE FOR LEARNING http://www.gabrielweinberg.com/blog/2010/10/a-history-of-failed-projects.html
  18. 18. OPTIMIZE FOR LEARNING http://www.gabrielweinberg.com/blog/2010/10/a-history-of-failed-projects.html
  19. 19. SPEND TIME WITH SMART PEOPLE
  20. 20. BUILD OR JOIN A NETWORK
  21. 21. BUILD OR JOIN A NETWORK
  22. 22. USE SOCIAL MEDIA

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