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The 7 All-time Greatest Ideation Techniques

Bryan W. Mattimore, in his new book <i>Idea Stormers: How to Lead and Inspire Creative Breakthroughs</i>, outlines seven ideation techniques that …

How To Know Your Company Is (NOT) Ready To Innovate And What To Do About It

See if this sounds familiar to you:<p>The CEO says, “We must become more innovative.”<p>She hires or assigns a Chief Innovation Officer.<p>An innovation task force is formed.<p>The task force comes up with a really cool code name for itself, e.g., Project Blue Ocean.<p>Secret meetings take place.<p>There is …

Don’t Let Predictability Become the Enemy of Innovation

Unhappily shocked by Sputnik’s unexpected 1957 success, President Eisenhower quickly pushed the Pentagon to establish the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Its ostensible mission: “to prevent technological surprise to the U.S. military, and to create surprises of its …

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10 Top States for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Recently I told you about the 10 worst states for new business in America. Now here's where entrepreneurship is thriving.<p>Recently, I told you about the 10 worst states in America for new businesses--at least, according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Today, it's time for the best of the …

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Want Your Employees to Innovate? Split Them Up

More raw brainpower isn't always the answer. In order for your company to innovate, create divisions.<p>If you want to take your company to the next level, making some divisions within your walls may be the best way to innovate and grow--almost like the start-up within. I've seen this work over and …

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The New Yorker's Epic Fail On Innovation

The New Yorker is my favorite mainstream magazine. Week after week, its polished writing is a sign that maybe after all, civilization is not yet quite extinct. So when The New Yorker devotes the whole of its current issue to innovation, I should be very happy. But I’m not. That’s because the entire …

Should You Take That Innovation Job?

You’ve been working at a small start-up for a while now when a large, deep-pocketed corporation comes knocking, asking you to join its innovation team. Should you take the job? Will this be the chance to exercise your entrepreneurial imagination in a more secure environment with ample assets? Or …

Edge of Innovation

Edge of Innovation

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Edge of Innovation

Edge of Innovation

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Twitter list: top ten technology and innovation tweeters

To mark the launch of our new technology and innovation hub, we've put together a list of top technology and innovaton tweeters, including …

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COLLECTION NO. 9SXSW 2016Follow frog as we cover the South by Southwest Interactive Festival live from Austin, Texas.4 Stories 2 Contributors …

Technology and innovation: what are the hot topics? - open thread

Technology and innovation are powerful tools for change, in both positive and negative ways. As we begin to face up to the multiple economic, …

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Innovation Doesn't Mean a New Gadget

Innovation isn't about making new products, Cook said at the D: All Things Digital Conference. You only need fresh ideas.<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage at the D: All Things Digital Conference Tuesday night, answering questions on the company's cool factor and whether Apple has any plans for …

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Council holds month of creativity to break down innovation barriers

In Devon this June we will be holding Create/Innovate month which involves a programme of activities and events associated with experimentation, …

Managing Innovation

<i>Begin by Defining Outcomes, Outputs and Inputs</i><p>Innovation is the buzz word <i>du jour</i>. Each year, vast piles of PowerPoint handouts are distributed to cultivate and fertilize innovation -- many containing concepts (figuratively speaking) with the aroma of manure. Innovation is difficult, but presenting …

Ten Ways Organizations Kill Innovation

Every company is looking for the magic formula that will produce breakthrough products and services. But a better starting point is to think about what gets in the way of innovation, especially in firms that already have lots of talented, creative, and motivated people. In other words, by …

Beyond the manure: How to sell and manage innovation

<b>STARTUPS:</b> “Innovation” and “innovative” – arguably two of the most over-used words in the travel sector as new brands compete to make their mark in …