Sun.Aug 09, 2020

Happy 11th Birthday Digital Tonto!

Digital Tonto

Thanks for all of the support over the past 11 years. Here are some of my favorite posts over the last year or so. Related posts: Happy 2nd Birthday Digital Tonto! Happy 8th Birthday Digital. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Top Posts

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Task Unification – The Go-To Innovation Tool to Break Functional Fixedness

Innovation in Practice

Mankind has used patterns for thousands of years to solve everyday problems. Those patterns are now embedded into the products and services you see around you every day. These patterns are like the DNA of a product or service. They form the basis of a method called Systematic Inventive Thinking or SIT for short. . What is Task Unification? Task unification is one of the five pattern-based techniques of the SIT method.

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003: Divide and Conquer – How to Use the Division Technique

Innovation in Practice

In today’s episode, we’re talking about how to develop our creativity. A common misconception is that creativity is a gift you are born with. In reality, it’s a skill that anyone can learn. All you have to do is adopt a pattern or method for doing so. Most innovation in the world can be explained by five patterns. If you could just master one or two of them, you’d be well on your way to generating high-quality ideas.