September 30, 2009

Jack Covert Selects: David Kord Murray: Borrowing Brilliance

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 2:12 PM – Filed under: Innovation & Creativity

David Kord Murray was in town yesterday for our LeaveSmarter series, sponsored by M&I Bank and Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. A clip from his talk can be seen below, where he describes the process of looking for creative solutions outside the realm of where your problem(s) exist. It's an interesting and logical subject, and his book, Borrowing Brilliance really dives in to many scenarios where brilliance can indeed be borrowed to great effect. David's book was is reviewed in greater detail in Jack Covert Selects.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.