So you’ve decided to get up out of your box, the one in which your compadres reside, and you’ve opened your eyes to the realities and viewpoints and fresh angles and new perspectives gained from outside your old position.
Reduce it down to it’s essential essence. Can you put your idea into two or three sentences? Be able to store it, in some sort of written form, whether a journal, sketchbook, or on a digital format like Evernote.
And if your context is leadership or organization.
Next, you take your idea and amplify it out to a working outline.