2 Tips for Overcoming Your Blind Spots
We all have blind spots – otherwise known as cognitive biases – but how can we overcome weaknesses which, by definition, we're unaware of? Start by recognizing that full self-awareness lies at the core of great leadership, and take steps to remove your blinders. To counter the effects of two of the most common biases, use these tactics:
Adapted from "Three Tips For Overcoming Your Blind Spots," by John Dame and Jeffrey Gedmin.
The Innovator's Solution: Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth
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A seminal work on disruption—for everyone confronting the growth paradox. For readers of the bestselling The Innovator's Dilemma—and beyond—this definitive work will help anyone trying to transform their business right now. Clayton Christensen and Michael Raynor expand on the idea of disruption, explaining how companies can and should become disruptors themselves. This classic work shows just how timely and relevant these ideas continue to be in today's hyper-accelerated business environment. Christensen and Raynor give advice on the business decisions crucial to achieving truly disruptive growth and propose guidelines for developing your own disruptive growth engine. The authors identify the forces that cause managers to make bad decisions as they package and shape new ideas—and offer new frameworks to help create the right conditions, at the right time, for a disruption to succeed. This is a must-read for all senior managers and business leaders responsible for innovation and growth, as well as members of their teams.Buy It Now