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Increase your ability to make unexpected discoveries by accident


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Most inventions take years to develop, sometimes, all it takes is an accident.

Search for opportunities always and everywhere and opportunities will search for you.




Serendipity as a Source of

Sustainable Competitive Advantage in Business

Serendipity helps you create unplanned and unintended innovative value by taking advantage of unanticipated, unexpected and unsought information. Develop serendipity as a corporate capability and leverage it to your competitive advantage in such areas as 



Learn to unlearn.
You need to look at the things inside and outside you with new eyes if you want to make discoveries.
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  1. Have your mind prepared for learning, new insights and thinking outside the box. Expect to make an accidental discovery any moment.

  2. Be observant. Keep your eyes and mind open at all times. Look at everything around you as doors to inspiration and new discoveries.

  3. Be passionate about making innovative and valuable connections. Motivate yourself to look for and notice unanticipated and unsought until it becomes a habit >>>

  4. Curiously notice outside-the-box remarks of outsiders who look at the things that are usual to you with new eyes.

  5. Be sagacious enough to link together apparently innocuous facts in order to gain a breakthrough insight and discover serendipitous value.

  6. When an experiment doesn't produce an expected result, don't discard it outright. Refresh your curiosity and experiment with the unexpected outcome to see what comes out of it.

  7. Create knowledge not by processing information but rather by cross-pollinating ideas, subjective insights, intuitions, and hunches.

  8. Develop a subconscious  ability and habit to connect randomly picked things, solutions, words, thoughts or ideas in an unusual, meaningful and synergistic way.

  9. In partnership negotiations,  expect to discover unexpected advantages or benefits incurred due to positive synergy effects of the alliance.

  10. Silence your thinking mind and let the guidance from the subconscious and intuitive mind instead of the thinking mind bring you to the state of afflatus, enlightenment and comprehension >>>





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Example of some accidental discoveries and inventions


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