First Law of Thinking

cvs ≠ bvs


“the current view of the situation (cvs)

can never be equal to

the better view of the situation (bvs)”


cvs x10 = bvs

JACK WELCH, CEO of GE used cvs2bvs as an enterprise solution to accelerate the transformation of GE from a 100-year-old slow-thinking monolith to a fast-thinking modern business with a growth surge of 4000% in shareholder value.

He said, “cvs2bvs is the simplest idea in the world!” Jack understood the power of cvs2bvs as a killer business management app. He wrote: “I wish I had a management team that really understood the cvs2bvs equation because it is the value-added role in the management process”.


One thought on ““The Simplest Idea in the World”

  1. In spite of being so simple, this idea has not yet penetrated human thinking on a large scale. Perhaps the SOT should have a role in its promulgation, as reduction of effort end energy expended for a certain task might be balanced out by the enhanced efficiency of performing the task..

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