Exploiting Chaos

150 Ways to Spark Innovation During Times of Change

150 Ways to Spark Innovation During Times of Change - an award-winning business innovation book by Jeremy Gutsche, CEO of Trend Hunter

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Be Curious: "Uncovering trends is less a secret than a natural outcome of being endlessly curious." —Katie Cordrey, Talented Trend Hunter (400 Trends) Follow Innovators: "I zero in on innovators who have the ability to dare to dream in ways that seem impossible." —Marissa Brassfield, Editor of TrendHunter.com (2,500 Trends) Track Viral News: "I use Google Feed Reader which allows feeds to be sorted into folders. I can filter the feeds into different folders and priori- tize how and when I read the feeds. I also subscribe to a handful of email blasts from good sources." —Going Like Sixty, Rockstar Trend Hunter (3,000 Trends) 177 People Watch: Watch your customers. Spend hours in your store or an- other store. Try not to look like a stalker. Teach: Surprisingly, one of the best ways to really challenge your pre- sumptions is to teach or mentor. You'll form a clear perspective as you force yourself to articulate important answers. Visit Trend Hunter: "At TrendHunter.com, find out what's cool before it's cool." —MTV Live TrendHunter.com has more than 50,000 cutting-edge ideas, broken into 100+ categories, including design, pop culture, advertising, modern art, and innovation. You can explore ideas on the site, sign up for a Free Weekly Trend Report, or start your own Trend Hunter portfolio to collect and pub- lish your favorite ideas.

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