As we wrap up the year, here are a few posts that struck me as notable from the past 12 months.
Paul Downs: if you don't understand why a boss wouldn't give up, don't start your own company (June 19)
Steven Johnson: "We have a tendency to dismiss error" when we shouldn't (June 27)
A good model can be useful even when it fails (October 29)
"Wrong thinking" is a key part of imagination (June 26)
Jay Goltz - lessons from hiring & firing 8 production managers (May 17)
Mistake stories come alive when we discuss them (April 17)
Peyton Manning going to Denver: "I have to go from now and make it the right decision" (March 22). Of course, he did make it the right decision. Denver is the #1 seed in the AFC playoffs.
A thought on due diligence (February 9)
Have a great 2013 and keep making productive mistakes!