When operators of a UK-based aircraft were presented with a report calling into question the safety of the aircraft, they contacted specialists at The Furious Engineer to give an independent review of the aircraft and any potential dangers to the aircraft. The initial report was based on a Zonal Hazard Analysis, and referenced an increasing number of fuel leaks in the aircraft zones that also contained potential sources of ignition. Preliminary concerns were raised regarding how long the aircraft could fly for, and whether the aircraft would have to be removed from active service. As the aircraft plays a pivotal role in providing transportation across the world, the consequences of ignition or removal of the aircraft from service were likely to be devastating.
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Brian Kenny: Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines creativity as the use of imagination, inventiveness, or original ideas to create something. Such a simple and straight forward definition belies the fact that creativity is the engine that powers innovation, which is the very life blood of firms large and small in every corner of the world. Thomas Edison, one of the most prolific inventors in US history, held 2, patents, yet he was fired from his first two jobs for being unproductive. One can only wonder if he would've succeeded in this day and age of instant gratification where customers are demanding better, faster, and the clock is ticking down to the next release date. I'm your host, Brian Kenny, and you're listening to Cold Call. Teresa Amabile's research investigates how life inside organizations can influence people and their performance. In so doing, she studies individual creativity, individual productivity, team creativity, and organizational innovation, and all of those things relate directly to the case we're going to talk about.
Authored by Elting Morison in , this piece is definitely required reading for anyone engaged in disruptive innovation, particularly in the humanitarian space. Admiral Sir Percy Scott happened to watched his men during target practice one day while the ship they were on was pitching and rolling acutely due to heavy weather. The resulting accuracy of the shots was dismal save for one man who was doing something slightly different to account for the swaying. Scott observed this positive deviance carefully and cobbled existing to technology to render the strategy easier to repeat and replicate.
Published by debby-jeon. With the gun thus fixed for range, the gun pointer peered through open sights, not unlike those on a small rifle, and waited until the roll of the ship bro. Permission is granted to download and print the materials on this web site for personal, non-commercial use only, and to display it on your personal computer provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright notices contained in the materials. By downloading content from our website, you accept the terms of this agreement. Understand the role of innovation and the processes for generating innovative business ideas..