Season 8, Episode 37

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Pablo Picasso drew hundreds of preparatory sketches before even starting to paint Les Demoiselles d’Avignon. (Photo: Steven Zucker/flickr)

Whether you’re building a business or a cathedral, execution is everything. We ask artists, scientists, and inventors how they turned ideas into reality. And we find out why it’s so hard for a group to get things done — and what you can do about it.

To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour was drawn: “A Good Idea Is Not Good Enough.”