ï¿½Get rid of your "yes-but" attitude. Instead of focusing on what won't work, look past the initial negatives and take an idea to the next step. A "yes-yes" attitude is sure to provide greater opportunities ï¿½Pretend you're a beginner. This will help you look at old problems in a new way. Invite people who know little about the problem to offer their insight. ï¿½Let go of being right. Keep your mind open to new ideas-especially other people's new ideas. Letting someone else be…
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