This is the secret interrogation record of 1 suspect. With 21 pieces of evidence. Accused of seriously stirring up the status quo. All compiled to 1 transformation story about the suspect’s attitudes, advice, and aspirations as a true leader by example.
The case of Dave Gray
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Memo: person suspected of imagining a future with visual thinking trying to eradicate the astonishing ability of human beings to miscommunicate and misunderstand one another. [cto]
Location: St. Louis, MO, USA
Incident: Seri. Transf./ Lead. by Ex./ Dist. of StaQuo
Disposition: very active
File No: 21/2023/X/0075
Statement: If it can’t be drawn, it can’t be done.
HOW TO READ THIS
This is the evidence table, the special commission of the SHIFT has gathered in this case. Here you can find all the circumstantial evidence that contributed to the conviction of the perpetrator.
In addition to extensive visual material, descriptions of the course of events, the case contains all the interrogation protocols.
Also listen to the original recording of the interrogation questions by a SHIFT special agent.
Are you the “here and now” or “dream about the future” kind of person?
WHICH SIDE ARE YOU ON
What is your FUC*?
*frequently uttered concern
Why do so many change efforts fail?
FREQUENTLY UTTERED CONCERN
THE INVESTIGATIVE OFFICER
Tobias Burkhardt is chair of the S.H.I.F.T Committee, lead investigator and executive director of the Shiftschool – all in one. Here you can find more useful pieces of information about his hustle and bustle.
If it can’t be drawn, it can’t be done.
Decide if the following statements are a curse or a blessing, there is no maybe.
THERE IS NO SUCH THING!
What does your morning (routine) look like?
Wake up, walk the dog, feed the dog, make coffee, get inspired, find inspiration, create
100 MINUTES OF SOLITUDE
What’s your insider tip for the most underrated website?
DIGITAL DARK HORSE
Previous hair colors
AT THE HAIR SALON
THE SECRET SAUCE OF LIFE
This law should exist:
Don’t be an asshole.
ABOVE THE LAW
Complete the following sentences!
Perseverance is underrated.
Responsibility is a good way to build character.
Vulnerability is hard to do but important.
Gratitude is something that will make you happier as you make it a daily practice.
Curiosity is the seed of creation.
THE MISSING PIECE
What’s something you have been doing wrong all your life until recently?
Managing the stuff on my calendar.
NOTE TO SELF
How much would you pay yourself per hour?
I would never charge by the hour!
A REAL BARGAIN
Top 5 character features:
Independent, Inventive, Creative, Ambitious, Curious
MATCHLESS MENTAL MEASUREMENT
THIS CASE IS ONE OF S.H.I.F.T.’S MOST SERIOUS CASES
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What are three things you want to learn next?
1. How to increase intimacy in my marriage
2. How to source and sell a print-on-demand card deck
3. How to get an SSL certificate for my website
LEARNING AS A LIFESTYLE
What’s the best question you have ever been asked?
What brings you joy?
THE RIGHT TO REMAIN THOUGHTFUL
Which items should people scratch of their bucket list immediately?
THE UNBUCKET LIST
Which film role would you like to play?
Alec Baldwin’s role in Glengarry Glen Ross. I’m sure I couldn’t top his performance but it would be fun to say the words. David Mamet is a poet.
What is it like to be you?
WO / MAN IN THE MIRROR
How can you measure whether an idea is good or bad?
Is it clear? Is it useful? Is it beautiful? Does it make the world a better place?
FOOLS AND TOOLS
A true change of a system’s state from one state of equilibrium to a different one, usually because the system reaches a critical mass or tipping point.
What question would you like to ask your fear?
Why are you following me?