In the story of every great company and career, there is one defining moment when luck and skill collide. This book is about making that moment happen. Think Jar Collective and Frans Johansson have a conversation about creativity, intersectional thinking and Frans’ new book the ‘The click. Book review: The Click Moment, by Frans Johansson. Andrew Davidson enjoys a pithy look at how to germinate great ideas.

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Every business leader ought to read this book. By keeping it quick and immersive there is not a lot of time for reflection. The book itself could find its points much faster and with much less words.

Look for an opening everywhere -When we are too fixed on our course we might not see all the opportunities that exist for us, ie. The Click moment is a very thought processing book.

Specifically, books about how others achieved success in business or other thee. A leaner book would be the more accessible result. Look for an opening some opportunities only present themselves for short periods of time 4. One thing that is interesting today is that if you compare your twitter stream today to what it was say three years ago, it is more stream lined now.

I particularly enjoyed the first half of the book, focusing on stories of randomness and serendipity. I have always believed that inspiration from a good book can create a click moment This review cpick been hidden because it contains spoilers.

“The Click Moment”: Interview With Frans Johansson

The author claims that if a person invests in 10, hours of practice in such a discipline that that person will become one of the best. But it is a terrific read, smartly researched, full of stories you find yourself repeating to others: I think I chose it because it was such an inter-disciplinary major that allowed me to explore ideas in chemistry, physics, biology, geology and so on.


And it also suggests that if you have a name that is already associated with success, you don’t have to worry because you will be successful no matter johannsson.

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Who knew that starting with stone was the best opening gambit? Click moments are similar. First of all, awesome stuff! I’ll be blogging about this book – excellent.

“The Click Moment”: Interview With Frans Johansson | The Creativity Post

Trivia About The Click Moment The rest of the book focuses on these chance situations and suggestions for making yourself or your business available for them. Johansson uses stories of successful people and companies throughout history to illustrate the specific omment we can take to create more click moments, place lots of high-potential bets, open ourselves up to chance encounters, and harness the complex forces of success that follow.

To harness complex forces 1. I may track down his other book The Medici Effect: Nov 26, Elle rated it liked it.

The Click Moment, by Frans Johansson

Overall, I can recommend this book, especially to those who feel like they are thhe situations where innovation is difficult. In it it explains how business’s seized the opportunity to become the greatest.

Reject the predictable path stop trying to do the logical thing, that’s what everyone is doing To place purposeful bets 1. Yes, I’ve read a few of the stories before like those in Little Bets: But this means that any one of us has the opportunity to change the world in the most unexpected of ways.

Johansson also posits the existence of ‘complex forces’, the interconnected mesh of relationships that push events beyond the predictable, which we have to harness. Entrepreneurs will find much to like in this book too, but much of it is part-and-parcel of the startup lifestyle and so isn’t quite as new. Spot momentum and intensity track everything to know if something is catching on 5.


Calculate affordable loss rather than return on investment -You’re trying to increase opportunities, and since randomness has such a huge factor in success, who are you to think that you can predict the future using logic!? Basically it means that each of us has a given level of risk that we will accept.

He asserts that you can harness synchronicity by being systematically random, a concept that is beautiful but very hard to articulate clearly. It led me to do research for my graduate studies on ways to support people in organizations to think differently, creatively and beyond status quo assumptions in human services.

I could see myself incorporating some of the recommended actions and concepts into my life, so that’s a plus. This book is about making that moment happen. Michael Mauboussin’s The Success Equation explores the role of luck in a more nuanced fashion, including how we can measure the contributions luck vs.

A lucky moment occurs and they take advantage of it to change their fate. Jan 21, Lara rated it really liked it. The Click Moment points out that the world mostly the world of business and trends is chaotic and fickle. It was acted on and it turned the company around, by giving them the ability to modify Windows 3.