Saturday, March 16, 2013

Merging Ideas

Stealing and remixing don’t get enough respect. It’s the artistry of innovation. Books like Steal Like and Artist (my review) and this TED presentation by Kirby Ferguson on remixing demonstrate how valuable this is to humans.

Here’s my small example of a remix. I’ve intertwined the framework outlined in Chip Heath’s and Dan’s Heath’s book Decisive, How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work (my review here) with clips from the movie Moneyball to demonstrate the importance of data and research in major decisions.
Play here: