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Gatekeepers and Guides
Let’s explore the difference between a gate keeper and a guide, with a little help from Monty Python and Jumanji.
This week we’re featuring a solution-oriented tool, the TRIZ Prism (there’s even a video!)
The Maintenance Question
I recently came across a question that's been bouncing around in my head ever since: "What does it take to maintain that?" It's a good question to ask about anything you come across, from a building or a bridge or a website to a process or a cultural norm or a high...
Can we talk about feedback for a moment? When you make something and share it with the world (an activity I highly recommend!), you're creating a situation where people might express an opinion about what you created and shared. That's kinda the goal and often is...
How To Write A Blog Post
Last week's post was about how to make videos. So I figured this week I'd let you in on my secret technique for writing blog posts! It's pretty simple, actually. I open my Outlook calendar, find an open 30-minute slot, and create an appointment with myself titled...
The “How To Make A Video” Video
A short explainer video about how to make videos!
Here at ITK, we define innovation as “novelty with impact.” Just last week, it occurred to me to turn that definition into a graph, with Novelty along one axis and Impact along the other (seriously, how did I not think of this sooner?). At the low end of the Novelty...