As entrepreneurs and business people it is essential to constantly be fed and inspired by the leading thinkers. I've come across the Harvard Business Review Ideacast which is exactly this; 'A weekly podcast featuring the leading thinker in business and management.'
Helen Lee Bouygues, founder of the Reboot Foundation, believes that a lack of critical thinking is responsible for many business failures. She says organisational leaders often rely too heavily on expertise and then jump to conclusions. Instead, leaders should deliberately approach each problem and devote time thinking through possible solutions. The good news, she says, is that critical thinking skills can be developed and practiced over time. Bouygues is the author of the HBR.org article “3 Simple Habits to Improve Your Critical Thinking.
Episode 692 - ‘Improve Your Critical Thinking at Work’ was a great challenge and resource to ensure we are applying and practicing critical thinking within Lumiere to check our blind spots.