What's the Connection Between Counting Squares and Innovation?

Harvard Business Review

Take a look at the following figure, and then consider the questions below.

Count the Squares

  1. How many squares are there in this picture?
  2. How did you arrive at this number?
  3. What connection (if any) do you see between this exercise and breakthrough innovation?

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