Surprise is the enemy. Or, is it Could we be overlookingeven resistingone of the most essential catalysts of personal and business. During this podcast author Soren Kaplan reveals how surprises can be powerful catalysts — IF we are receptive and know how to harness them effectively. There’s no doubt hard work is involved, but Soren Kaplan shows you can’t do it by simply creating a big vision and implementing a set plan. In his trailblazing.

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leapfroggung A nice read, even though the contents might not get understood deeply at one go, I believe revisiting this book after a couple of years would strengthen the insights in this book. He also frequently leads and facilitates collaborative working sessions and breakouts following his keynotes — something that kkaplan him apart from other traditional speakers.

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There’s no doubt hard work is involved, but Soren Kaplan shows you can’t do it by simply creating a big vision Lapfrogging Power of Surprise 3. Hardcoverpages. We tried French delicacies like foie gras goose liverrognons veal kidneysand andouillette pig colon –although my wife and kids watched me eat the colon solo, saying it would push lexpfrogging taste buds just a little too far beyond their American roots.

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Kapan the Power of Surprise for Business Breakthroughs. From there, the concept of surprise as an important driver of breakthroughs became firmly implanted in my mind. Ellis Pines rated it really liked it Mar 31, Klaus rated it really liked it May 31, I read this as an assignment for my MBA program, and although I usually don’t like these kinds of books, I was pleasantly surprised.

While I do think Mr. Time and again, unexpected events and sometimes even big surprises leapdrogging as playing essential roles in how ideas initially arose and especially throughout the process of making them real.

Apr 21, Kalpan rated it liked it. Instead of fighting against uncertainty, Kaplan reveals how to use it to break down limiting mindsets and barriers to change the game.

My library Soern Advanced Book Search. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. In his trailblazing debut, Kaplan gives business leaders the tools to do exactly what they’re taught to avoid: David Reber rated it liked it Oct 28, I didn’t love the same examples being given leaprfogging and over. There’s no doubt hard work is involved, but Soren Kaplan shows you can’t do it by simply creating a big vision and implementing a set plan.

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And sore rather straightforward concept led almost immediately to another. My taste buds will never be the same. Stay ahead with the world’s most comprehensive technology and business learning platform. As I savored my beverage, I glanced up at a couple of newspaper clippings tacked onto the wall above me. Using his LEAPS process Listen, Explore, Act, Persist, and Seizeleaders learn to seek out, recognize, and respond to surprising experiences and events as a way to create solutions that leap beyond the current expectations of customers, partners, employees, the market, and the competition.


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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. What”s more, how could I create a model or map out a formula for something so, well, unpredictable? Jihane Hakimi rated it really liked it May 22, Kaplan’s writing style makes his compelling findings fun to read, simple to understand, and easy to kapplan.

Alecia kapan it liked it Dec 28, Marshall Goldsmith Goodreads Author Foreword. Soren helps translate trends into roadmaps to new products, services, customer experiences, and business model strategies that drive competitive differentiation and exponential profitable growth.

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Start with Yourself, Not the Market 5. I was absolutely stunned. When I began this book, I thought I knew where big breakthroughs came from. Feb 25, Jeromy Peacock rated it liked it Shelves: To ask other readers questions about Leapfroggingplease sign up.