I am intrigued by the idea, it sounds like it’d be really useful for dealing with workplace…
Gavin van Lelyveld

Yes, I have a more work specific version which I call the rule of 3.

One idea is a bad idea. Two ideas is an argument. Three ideas is a brainstorm.

So for work, you can almost always turn a bad idea into a conversation by turning it into a brainstorm. It helps that most of us have access to white boards.

Here’s the full version of this rule: