Monthly Archives: November 2010

Chinese Bananas & Business Curiosity

This profile of Wal-Mart CEO Mike Duke highlights a great example of being curious when you move away from the desk. Duke’s mastery of understanding his data AND being curious are keys to his success. Lee Scott, his predecessor gave … Continue reading

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UPDATE: “Shop Chicago” says Fort Wayne Parks & Rec.

UPDATE  1/17/2011: It’s been two months since I first saw the “Shop Chicago” sign from our local Parks and Rec Department.  Last Wednesday 1/12/2011, it was still in rotation. Why? I assume the holiday trips are over.  No matter, it’s … Continue reading

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Temple Grandin – Implementer

This weekend, we watched the Emmy award winning HBO film ‘Temple Grandin’. The film, about a young autistic woman succeeding and becoming a force in her field, inspired me to learn more about her.  This quote from a Q&A about … Continue reading

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