Surprise is the enemy. Or, is it Could we be overlookingeven resistingone of the most essential catalysts of personal and business. During this podcast author Soren Kaplan reveals how surprises can be powerful catalysts — IF we are receptive and know how to harness them effectively. There’s no doubt hard work is involved, but Soren Kaplan shows you can’t do it by simply creating a big vision and implementing a set plan. In his trailblazing.
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Soren guides you on a journey from inspiration to impact. I like these kind of books, especially the real world examples. It talks about disruptions radical ones through engaged explorations something like questioning all the values and ideals like Google which after all started library searches or Unilever which wants to expand ice cream business by selling i Definately a must read.
There’s no doubt hard work is involved, but Soren Kaplan shows you can’t do it by simply creating a big vision and implementing a set plan. And you won”t find any snooty waiters in white aprons. Aug 10, Tom Herzog rated it liked it Shelves: The Power of Surprise 3.
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Time and again, unexpected events and sometimes even big surprises surfaced as playing essential roles in how ideas initially arose and especially throughout the process of making them kaplann. So smooth and yet so potent. We want meaningful results, but we know we can achieve them only by challenging norms, inspiring others, and crafting a future unconstrained by the present.
Leapfrogging: Harness the Power of Surprise for Business Breakthroughs
Take the Surprise Out of Failure. Engage teams, business units, and entire organizations in ways that build new capabilities and drive sustainable business growth. My taste buds will never be the same.
Could it really be true that unanticipated events and surprising experiences themselves were key factors in the larger process of achieving breakthrough business success? Leapfrogging by Soren Kaplan.
Feb 18, Mohammed alkindy rated it liked it. When I began this book, I thought I knew where big breakthroughs came from. This all made sense to me. Make the Journey Part of the Surprising Destination. I didn’t love the same examples being given over and over.
Start Free Trial No credit card required. Business Breakthroughs Deliver Surprise 2. The unexpected is also a key ingredient in creating those delightfully surprising breakthroughs. How did OpenTable come to be? Surprise is not just something that differentiates breakthrough products and services.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It talks about disruptions radical ones through engaged explorations something like questioning all the values and ideals like Google which after all started library searches or Unilever which wants to expand ice cream business by selling it to adults.
Today’s business climate demands breakthroughs, not incremental improvements. Kaplan does have a lot of good points and I did take some good concepts and ideas out of the book, I was left feeling that correlation doesn’t equal causation. But this second insight was a lot harder for me to quantify and articulate, which is why it took me an entire book to do so. Jihane Hakimi rated it really liked it May 22, Gloria even sends her best full-time baristas to visit these plantations so they can see and experience every step of what makes great coffee leeapfrogging great.
But they were only in elementary school at the time, so they weren”t old enough to put up much of a fight.
I immediately realized I needed akplan get a better understanding of what exactly made this place so special. Instead of fighting against uncertainty, Kaplan reveals how to use it to break down limiting mindsets and barriers to change the game.
Leapfrogging as people assure to be technology or process driven is more about mindset of how to change and bring in radical changes.