TIP OF THE DAY: Don't Waste Time Finding Great Answers To The Wrong Questions

Tim Brown IDEO

Photo: TED.com

Today’s tip comes from Tim Brown, president and CEO of innovation and design firm IDEO:

As leaders, the most important role we can play is asking the right questions.
But we forget that it is a creative process. Those right questions aren’t just lying around on the ground to be picked up and asked.

If you don’t ask the right questions, then you’re never going get to the right solution.

–Tim Brown, President and CEO, IDEO

Read more in an interview with Brown in the New York Times >

—————

Want your business advice featured in Tip Of The Day? Submit your tips to [email protected]. Be sure to include your name, your job title, and a photo of yourself in your email.

Get Tip Of The Day Delivered To Your Inbox
It’s simple. It’s convenient. It’s free. Just complete the form below and click “Sign Up”.

Please Note: Business Insider will never share your information with any other companies. You also have the ability to unsubscribe from these newsletters at any time simply by following the unsubscribe link located at the bottom of each email

NOW WATCH: Ideas videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.


Tagged In

warroom-us