If you have ever pondered what makes some ideas reach the tipping point and why, there may be some clues for you in this video…
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Simon Sinek presents a simple but powerful model for how leaders inspire action, starting with a golden circle and the question “Why?” His examples include Apple, Martin Luther King, and the Wright brothers — and as a counterpoint Tivo, which (until a recent court victory that tripled its stock price) appeared to be struggling.
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Oh I have a video for you, you may have already seen it that explains some of this behavior regarding the Law of Diffusion of Innovations:2 1/2% = innovators
13 1/2 % = early adopters
34% = early majority
34% = late majority
16% = laggardsExample begins at the 11:00 minute mark: