Author Archives: Paul Sloane

About Paul Sloane

Speaker, author and consultant on lateral thinking and innovation topics. Paul is the author of many books including The Leader's Guide to Lateral Thinking Skills published by Kogan-Page and Think Like an Innovator published by Pearson. He speaks and run workshops on lateral thinking and innovation topics.

Borrow an Idea from a Different Field

GUEST POST from Paul Sloane Sometimes the best way to innovate is to borrow someone else’s idea and apply it in your business. A successful innovation does not have to be an all-new invention. It just has to be something … Continue reading

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Avoid the Addition Bias

Guest Post from Paul Sloane Have you noticed that almost every photo that you take with your camera or mobile phone can be improved by cropping?  As we take away extraneous background details, we bring the subject into clearer view.  … Continue reading

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