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Innovation lessons from George Carlin

Innovation lessons from George Carlin

Observe, Question, Reinvent: 5 Lessons for Seeing Clearly from George Carlin [...]

The Rise of the Curious Leader

The Rise of the Curious Leader

Welcome to the era of the curious leader, where success may be less about having all the answers and more [...]

Google and “beautiful questions”

Google and “beautiful questions”

“You should sue Google!” That half-joking suggestion was from a friend who’d seen a new TV ad for Google—a 1-minute [...]

How might you find your own “Big Idea”?

How might you find your own “Big Idea”?

Author Dorie Clark says finding your breakthrough idea and standing out in a crowded world start with some deep questioning. [...]

A Beautiful Question for the Ages

A Beautiful Question for the Ages

Per Atul Gawande’s bestseller BEING MORTAL, the story of how and why “assisted living” came about has a beautiful question [...]

Ever wonder what curiosity can do for you?

Ever wonder what curiosity can do for you?

A look at how the tendency to wonder and inquire is a secret to success for Hollywood producers, entrepreneurs, and [...]

10 Mind-Altering Business Books from 2014

10 Mind-Altering Business Books from 2014

I was very pleased to be mentioned on this list, along with a dozen or so other worthy 2014 authors. [...]

7 Top Game-Changing Questions for Businesses

7 Top Game-Changing Questions for Businesses

The 7 top game-changing questions I’ve gleaned from companies like Nike, Trader Joe’s, Panera, and Dropbox, and various business consultants. [...]

The Power of Questions to Get Things Done

The Power of Questions to Get Things Done

Why do questions motivate us more than resolutions? [...]

Who is entitled to ask questions in class? {Excerpt from AMBQ}

Who is entitled to ask questions in class? {Excerpt from AMBQ}

The issue of “who gets to ask the questions in class” is one that touches on matters of purpose, power, [...]

What is curiosity? A new book provides rich insights

What is curiosity? A new book provides rich insights

Ian Leslie’s fascinating and important new book Curiosity highlights for me the interesting relationship between questioning and curiosity, with the [...]

“Today, we can’t afford to become adults”

“Today, we can’t afford to become adults”

MIT’s Joichi Ito’s thoughts on change, questioning, and childlike wonder [...]

Michelle Obama on friendship, fear of failure, and focusing on learning

Michelle Obama on friendship, fear of failure, and focusing on learning

Michelle Obama’s advice to her younger self offers some good life lessons and even a shout-out to asking questions. [...]

How might questioning tie in with health and fitness?

How might questioning tie in with health and fitness?

I don’t necessarily associate health clubs with questioning—or with innovation, for that matter. But Anytime Fitness enlightened me... [...]

Can a school be built on questions? {AMBQ excerpt}

Can a school be built on questions? {AMBQ excerpt}

Deborah Meier on “What if our schools could train students to be better lifelong learners by enabling them to be [...]

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