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The Laws of Subtraction: How to Innovate in the Age
Excess Everything - Mathew E. May
May suggests that we operate in the age of excess everything and
that success in this new age looks different, and demands a new and singular skill: Subtraction which is
defined simply as the art of removing anything excessive, confusing, wasteful, unnatural, hazardous, hard to use,
or ugly—and the discipline to refrain from adding it in the first place.
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Matthew E. May is the author of three
award winning books: The Elegant Solution, In Pursuit of Elegance, and The Shibumi
Strategy. He the founder of Edit Innovation, an ideas agency based in Los Angelesa and is also a
speaker, creativity coach, and advisor on innovation and design strategy to companies such as ADP, Edmunds, Intuit,
Bio Source: changethis.com 1-30-13