How World Class Innovators Create the Unexpected
Dr. Karen Stephenson – Entrepreneur, Scientist-Technologist, Artist
What happens when you see what others miss? One of the world's 100 most innovative firms grew from a single observation – of people below a mezzanine moving in a pattern. The founder saw the pattern with her artist-eyes, recognized it with her quantum-chemistry training, then became a mathematical-modeler, anthropologist, and management consultant, pioneering Social Network Analysis. Here’s why she saw what others missed and how she developed it.