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The Resource The Medici effect : breakthrough insights at the intersection of ideas, concepts, and cultures, Frans Johansson

The Medici effect : breakthrough insights at the intersection of ideas, concepts, and cultures, Frans Johansson

Label
The Medici effect : breakthrough insights at the intersection of ideas, concepts, and cultures
Title
The Medici effect
Title remainder
breakthrough insights at the intersection of ideas, concepts, and cultures
Statement of responsibility
Frans Johansson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.T4
LC item number
J625 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Medici effect : breakthrough insights at the intersection of ideas, concepts, and cultures, Frans Johansson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-200) and index
Contents
The intersection: your best chance to innovate: monkeys and mind readers -- The rise of intersections: the sounds of Shakira and the emotions of Shrek -- Break down the barriers between fields: sea urchin lollipops and Darwin's finches -- How to make the barriers fall: Heathrow Tunnel and restaurants without food -- Randomly combine concepts: card games and sky rises -- How to find the combinations: meteorite crashes and code breakers -- Ignite an explosion of ideas: submarines and tubular bells -- How to capture the explosion: MacGyver and boiling potatoes -- Execute past your failures: violence and school curricula -- How to succeed in the face of failure: Palm Pilots and counterproductive carrots -- Break out of your network: ants and truck drivers -- How to leave the network behind: penguins and meditation -- Take risks and overcome fear: airplanes and serial entrepreneurs -- How to adopt a balanced view of risk: elephants and epidemics -- Step into the intersection and create the Medici effect
Control code
54460763
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 207 p.
Isbn
9781591391869
Lccn
2004003850
Label
The Medici effect : breakthrough insights at the intersection of ideas, concepts, and cultures, Frans Johansson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-200) and index
Contents
The intersection: your best chance to innovate: monkeys and mind readers -- The rise of intersections: the sounds of Shakira and the emotions of Shrek -- Break down the barriers between fields: sea urchin lollipops and Darwin's finches -- How to make the barriers fall: Heathrow Tunnel and restaurants without food -- Randomly combine concepts: card games and sky rises -- How to find the combinations: meteorite crashes and code breakers -- Ignite an explosion of ideas: submarines and tubular bells -- How to capture the explosion: MacGyver and boiling potatoes -- Execute past your failures: violence and school curricula -- How to succeed in the face of failure: Palm Pilots and counterproductive carrots -- Break out of your network: ants and truck drivers -- How to leave the network behind: penguins and meditation -- Take risks and overcome fear: airplanes and serial entrepreneurs -- How to adopt a balanced view of risk: elephants and epidemics -- Step into the intersection and create the Medici effect
Control code
54460763
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 207 p.
Isbn
9781591391869
Lccn
2004003850

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