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  • innovation flood

    One Simple Trick To Flood Your Innovation Pipeline!!!

    Innovation Is Easy To Extract As I mentioned in my last post – you very likely already have an innovation pipeline and either A) don’t know about it or B) don’t think that…

  • innovation

    You Already Have An Innovation Pipeline

    Your Innovation Pipeline Is There – You Just May Not Be Able To See it I come across this a lot more often than you realize – clients come to me asking…

  • be different innovation

    Is Innovation Simply “Thinking Differently”?

    Is Incremental Innovation Innovative? Hmm – according to frog – and according to them as a “global innovation consultancy” the concept of innovation is changing. Personally, I think that the concept of innovation that…

  • innovation blind spots

    Watch Out For Innovation Blind Spots

    Do You Have Innovation Blind Spots? In my experience the definition of the word “innovative” is extremely fluid, depending on the organization. For some, innovative means a small change to an existing…

  • processed

    Unprocessed Ideas Can Be Tastier

    Delicious Ideas May Not Need To Be Processed Following up on my post yesterday on the processing of internal ideas, like organic food, which has has as little processing as possible, organic…

  • iteration

    How Iteration-itis Kills Good Ideas

    Does That Idea Really Need Another Iteration? While this particular example is about how an idea needs to get “processed” before it goes to an innovation council, the concept of iteration-itis has killed…

  • dangerous

    Innovation Is Dangerous

    If Your Innovation Group Doesn’t Feel Dangerous, Maybe It Needs To Step Up One of the interesting things about corporate innovation departments is that if they are doing their jobs correctly, then…

  • crowd

    Is The Crowd Always Right?

    Use The Power Of The Crowd So, I was at a meeting the other day where we were presenting various crowdsourced applications for getting product ideas from customers. We presented some companies…

  • open

    Goodbye Closed, Hello Open

    Open Is Always Better Than Closed. It’s been over 10 years, but its finally time to say goodbye. I’ve had a Yahoo! Mail account for what it feels like forever. I liked…

  • future

    The future is here

    The future is here now, all we need to do is embrace it.  Not even a year ago would I have thought that I would be writing this post from a phone…