[Epub] ↠ Brilliant Mistakes Author Paul J.H. Schoemaker – Thomashillier.co.uk

Brilliant Mistakes Named 1 Best Business Book Of 2011, By Patriot News PennLive.comIf You Have Ever Flown In An Airplane, Used Electricity From A Nuclear Power Plant, Or Taken An Antibiotic, You Have Benefited From A Brilliant Mistake.Each Of These Life Changing Innovations Was The Result Of Many Missteps And An Occasional Brilliant Insight That Turned A Mistake Into A Surprising Portal Of Discovery In Brilliant Mistakes, Paul Schoemaker, Founder And Chairman Of Decision Strategies International, Shares Critical Insights On The Surprising Benefits Of Making Well Chosen Mistakes Brilliant Mistakes Explores Why Minimizing Mistakes May Be The Greatest Mistake Of All, Situations When Mistakes Are Most Beneficial And When They Should Be Avoided, The Counter Intuitive Idea That We Should Deliberately Permit Errors At Times, And How To Make The Most Of Brilliant Mistakes To Improve Business Results Brilliant Mistakes Is Based On Solid Academic Research And Insights From Schoemaker S Work With Than 100 Organizations, As Well As His Provocative Harvard Business Review Article With Robert Gunther, The Wisdom Of Deliberate Mistakes Schoemaker Provides A Practical Roadmap For Using Mistakes To Accelerate Learning For Your Organization And Yourself.

10 thoughts on “Brilliant Mistakes

  1. says:

    This could have been a great book, and was a great concept, but it just wasn t all that good in implementation The basic argument is you should try to falsify your beliefs through texts, try things which will succeed fail in ways which are independent of mainstream beliefs or the rest of your portfolio of ideas and beliefs, etc One of the key ideas is separating experiments based on the 2 axes of cost of failure and benefit if successful, and to try to take risks make mistakes experiment in ways where failure has low cost but high returns if successful.The good part it s an introduction to decision theory for people who might actually have real decisions to make i.e not just academics studying decision theory Lots of practical examples from business, clear presentation, etc.Downside Because it can t use normal human language like local maxima and mathema...

  2. says:

    Um bom livro para incentiv lo a tentar Alguns exemplos de erros not veis, de pessoas capazes aprender com seus equ vocos e n o paenas ficar lamentando os.Errar significa ser capaz de arriscar, de erguer se ap s a queda, de melhora cada vez mais.Ao final ap ndices, notas explicativas e ndic...

  3. says:

    Solid concept and, likely, a convincing approach to framing experimentation in a corporate environment.

  4. says:

    The premise of the book is that mistakes are the portals to discovery E.g discovery of penicillin by Alexander Fleming invention of light bulb by Thomas Edison or flight by the Wright Brothers Where, it was argued, that either conventional wisdom was that it could not be done such as human flight , or some form of sloppiness out of the norm led to the discovery like penicillin, or fo...

  5. says:

    As someone who lives in fear of failure, I liked this book as a way to get me to think about mistakes from another angle The author does a good job of keeping what could become dry material interesting through the use of storie...

  6. says:

    Fail harder Fail better What does that actually mean The author shows that making mistakes can be good for both people and companies The mistakes he s talking about are experiments than mistakes The book is about not allowing fear of failure to shut down attempts and he makes the very good...

  7. says:

    Absolutely fascinating read Again, another quality Wharton Digital Press Publication that I received from Netgalley and read in one day This book had alot other data to absorb, so this will be a book I purchase and mark up.Information in this book was discussed in business schoo...

  8. says:

    Wonderful insights and overlooked wisdom delivered in this book, but it would have been so much better if he went in depth about the process of making brilliant mistakes Those who know about all the serendipitous inventions won t be introduced to anything new here except the process of making brill...

  9. says:

    When I started reading it I thought I made a wrong choice picking this book or that I will totally disagree with it, I still think it s too focused on the word mistake error but I actually like the content.

  10. says:

    This is one great read about Why minimizing mistakes might be a huge mistake and how brilliance can be found in each and every mistake Highly recommended.

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