The One Thing That Will Kill An Innovation And What You Can Do To Avoid It

How not to repeat the mistakes that led to Theranos and Enron.

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When most innovators pitch what they think is the next brilliant innovation, I’m shocked by how many of the innovators will make what sound like extreme claims without taking take the time to fact-check.  While fact-checking is most commonly applied to journalism. There have been many public reveals where a newspaper or magazine failed to […]

Innovation Requires Getting The Facts Right

Getting The Facts Right

There is an old saying that goes something like this, “Speaking with passion but without the facts is like making a beautiful dive into an empty pool.”   As John Adam’s famously said, “Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the […]