The answer could be sitting in front of you. Literally. Growing businesses have to innovate at a speed and scale that outpaces the competition. So why do so many organizations have only a small number
One thing employees at high-impact organizations do really well that those at other companies don't do: learning how to learn through rapid tinkering. Of course that doesn't necessarily mean the most workers
If you know what type of innovator you are, you can unlock your natural strengths to work smart. That means performing at your peak, more easily creating innovative and meaningful solutions to obstacles,
For a long time, I have been troubled to see how often organizations fail to invest wisely in their futures while instead placing dominant emphasis on the present. To be sure, the present is vitally important.
Michele Whyle is Director of Global Sustainability at 3M, widely considered one of the world’s most innovative companies. Its portfolio of 55,000 products includes the Post-it Notes on your desk, the bandages
In the past few weeks, three corporate innovation clients have moved to — or had their roles expanded to include — their company’s training function. As one remarked, perhaps ruefully, “Now I’ve got to
Innovation drives everything. From science and technology to art, it is the essential element that pushes businesses into the future. But why does it seem like truly innovative companies are hard to find
cio.com - Phil Weinzimer is president of Strategere Consulting and works with clients to develop business and IT strategies that focus on achieving business outcomes. He has written two books, the most recent, The Strategic CIO: Changing the Dynamics of the Business Enterprise. , focuses on how strategic CIOs leverage information and technolog for competitive advantage. Additionally, he writes articles on strategic IT, including one for CIO Magazine, co-authored a Harvard Case Study, conducts video interview series for Sarder TV-IT Strategtic Thought Leaders-and for Accelerating IT Success-The Strategic CIO: Managing in the 21st Century, as well as speaks at CIO events on IT Strategy and How Strategic CIOs are Changing the Dynamics of the Business Enterprise.
With apologies to the people behind CES, my favorite conference starts tomorrow in Austin. SxSW is a bastion of innovative new product demos, incredible apps (last year, Meerkat was the talk of the show--it
There is a common narrative out in the world that is killing innovation. A narrative that has somehow seeped into our collective consciousness. The narrative states that being innovative is somehow a bestowed
GENEBRA (Reuters) - Após um século construindo o que chama de “a máquina de dirigir definitiva”, a BMW está se preparando para um mundo no qual seus clientes serão meros passageiros de carros sem motoristas.