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How to Overcome Idea-to-Idea Syndrome

Scott Belsky | GOOD

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Most ideas never fully happen. It’s a sad truth.

There are probably more half-written novels in the world than there are novels, and the majority of new business ideas and solutions to society’s gravest problems will never see the light of day.

Yes, you may conceive something brilliant, great execution is rare: Without sound leadership, our natural creative tendencies become obstacles. Idealists, driven by a passion for what is right and good, are especially susceptible to obstacles that obstruct our progress.

“Making Good Ideas Happen” is the first in a series of columns about transforming well-intentioned vision into reality. We will examine how some individuals and teams are defying the odds and <a href+"http://nonprofitpeople.monster.com/groups/7-generation-change">pushing the world forward with their ideas. We will not talk about ideas. No inspiration here! Instead, we will focus on the key realizations and methods that are making ideas happen.

Can Great Ideas be a Vice?→