What Do You Know?
Recently a friend of mine hopped on Facebook and asked his friends to recommend a local carpet-cleaning company and a moving company. (There must be a good story there, but that’s not why I bring it up.)
Within an hour he had several solid recommendations with one moving company clearly favored above any other.
What’s that got to do with smarter leadership?
All of Us Are (Usually) Smarter Than One of Us
Crowdsourcing has demonstrated this truth in many ways. From Wikipedia to finding untapped veins of ore to locating a good moving company, the reality of collective intelligence is hard to ignore.
The most knowledgeable, super-intelligent person on earth still only knows an infinitesimal amount compared to the sum of human knowledge.
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