We all have good idea’s, at least we would like to think so. But have you ever really thought of “how” you get a good idea? I mean really really thought about it?
Maybe “good” ideas are cultivated over time as each of our unique experiences, both past and present, come together in a connected manner to bring meaning to things we care about and are interested in.
In this intriguing and insightful talk, given by Steven Johnson at TED 2010 in England, this exact question is raised. It’s well worth the 18 minutes of your life you will spent watching his talk.