It's true that 100 MPH Thinking is not rocket surgery, as they like to say at the Bizarro chapter of Mensa. One of the biggest mistakes people make with this creative thinking tool is to overthink it and make it more complex than it is.
Come up with more ideas and you'll have more ideas. Do it quickly and you'll reap many other benefits. The secret is to not think about it. As those great philosophers at Nike tell us, "Just do it."
That great failure, Thomas Edison, who registered 1,093 patents in his amazingly pro-
ductive career as an inventor, said, "it's not inspiration, it's perspiration." i'll add my own twist to that statement and say, "With 100 MPH Hockey great
Thinking, coming up with great ideas is no sweat." Wayne Gretsky
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