fighting the lack of good ideas

35 great questions, part 4

Part 4 of 5 in my condensed reprint of Inc’s article, “35 Great Questions” from the April 2014 issue. (part 1, part 2, part 3)

  1. Did my employees make progress today? –Teresa Amabile
  2. What one word do we want to own in the minds of our customers, employees, and partners? –Matthew May
  3. What should we stop doing? –Peter Drucker
  4. What are the gaps in my knowledge and experience? –Charles Handy
  5. What am I trying to prove to myself, and how might it be hijacking my life and business success? –Bob Rosen
  6. If we got kicked out and the board brought in a new CEO, what would he do? –Andy Grove
  7. If I had to leave my organization for a year and the only communication I could have with my employees was a single paragraph, what would I write? –Pat Lencioni