Please answer and discuss the following questions. Provide an informed answer and discussion based on a combination of the following — article, textbook, workplace experience, an example that comes to mind based on your informed reading and analysis. Please cite, when necessary and provide References.
1. How much of Blakley’s success is due to her personality and effort and how much to serendipity – being in the right place at the right time?
2. What is attribution theory? Considering attribution theory – how does the theory help you answer question #1 OR does the theory NOT answer question #1?
3. What is hindsight bias? Does hindsight bias affect the factors to which you might attribute Blakley’s success? Why or why not?
4. What is the three-stage model of creativity? Use the three-stage model of creativity to analyze Blakley’s decision-making. What can you learn from her story that might help you to become a better leader?