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Klein, Gary A
Seeing what others don't : the remarkable ways we gain insights / Gary Klein
Alternate Title Remarkable ways we gain insights
First edition
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright New York : PublicAffairs, [2013]
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  BF449.5 .K58 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Insight
Thought and thinking
Problem solving
Physical Description vii, 281 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-268) and indexes
Contents Entering through the gates of insight : how do insights get triggered? Hunting for insights ; The flash of illumination ; Connections ; Coincidences and curiosities ; Contradictions ; Creative desperation : trapped by assumptions ; Different ways to look at insight ; The logic of discovery -- Shutting the gates : what interferes with insights? Stupidity ; The study of contrasting twins ; Dumb by design ; How organizations obstruct insights ; How not to hunt for insights -- Opening the gates: how can we foster insights? Helping ourselves ; Helping others ; Helping our organizations ; Tips fir becoming an insight hunter ; The magic of insights

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