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At Faster Glass, we are fueled by our insatiable curiosity and our desire to empower others by sharing what we've learned. Our blog posts aim to channel the former to accomplish the latter. 

Glass Notes

April 1, 2019

I love this time of year. As a former high school basketball coach, I, along with millions of

others, am captivated by the NCAA basketball tournament. As a fan, it's exciting to watch the games, especially those that go down to the wire. However, as an educator, an

innovation consultant, and a parent, the thing I love most about March Madness is how i...

May 17, 2016

Imagine being at the tail end of a project on which you had invested over two years of your professional life. And now imagine discovering that it’s a spectacular failure in ways you never considered. That was Doug Dietz, an Industrial Designer for GE Healthcare, who shared his story at TEDxSanJoseCA. Dietz, after wrapping up the design and delivery of a...

May 3, 2016

"Evidence was the name we gave to what we had, but what about the things we hadn't found? Sometimes, the things that were missing were of far greater importance."

In Terry Hayes' superb action thriller, I Am Pilgrim, the protagonist is an investigator who acknowledges that 'evidence' doesn't include what wasn't discovered. As much as I enjoyed the story it...

May 2, 2016

 

SCENE
VIVIAN enters ultra-expensive women’s clothing store in Beverly Hills.

VIVIAN
Hi.

SALESWOMAN
Hello!

VIVIAN
Do you remember me?

SALESWOMAN
No, I’m sorry.

VIVIAN
I was in here yesterday. You wouldn’t wait on me.

SALESWOMAN
Oh.

VIVIAN
You work on commission, right?

SALESWOMAN
Uh, yes.

VIVIAN
(Lifts large shopping bags filled with items from other clothing stor...

May 1, 2016

One of my favorite quotes about how 'what we know' can limit us comes from noted historian Daniel Boorstin, who wrote in his classic, The Discoverers, "The great obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the ocean was not ignorance but the illusion of knowledge." Obviously we need experience and expertise to run our organizations...

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