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Ubiquitous to Anomaly: A useful way to begin the creative process

As innovators: We're on the constant lookout for novelty. We want/need to know what's happening in the world and what might change it. We're not really concerned with debating what's already here. We simply identify what's already here and … [Read more]

Everyone wants to follow the leader, not many want to be one

We all have access to the same information. To the same quotes, to the same people, to the same sources. To the same... Regurgitation has taken center stage. For example, those of us 'in the know' have a pretty good idea about how Apple works. … [Read more]

Innovation must reads of the week: Prototyping is the process

Jonah Lehrer on How to Be Creative - WSJ Prototyping is the process - Metacool Companies can use gamification as a doorway to innovation - Computerworld Disruptive Innovation Explained - HBR Why Great Innovations Fail: It's All in the … [Read more]

Who’s on your Most Wanted Client List?

This is a shout out for B2B companies. The F.B.I. has the list of the 10 Most Wanted Criminals in the World. What if professional services companies had their own 10 Most Wanted Customer List? Heck, why don't you have one already? Who do you … [Read more]

What are you doing to escape old ideas?

"The difficulty lies, not in the new ideas, but in escaping from the old ones." - Keynes Coming up with new ideas is a piece of cake. But escaping the pull of the tried and true is the difference between staying releant or not. Old ideas are like … [Read more]

What 7 calls to GoDaddy can teach you about Innovation

For the last two days I've been transferring my blogs/websites from Blue Host to GoDaddy. My blog has been down since Sunday night and I just got it to work 15 minutes ago. Incredible isn't it? I'm writing this because I called GoDaddy a grand … [Read more]

Innovation from Tijuana: Interview with Ximena Valero

I will be starting a series of interviews with fellow entrepreneurs from Tijuana, and will post one per week. I hope you enjoy these as much as I did. This is the first one. Reversible/Transformable Fashion by Ximena Valero Here is a short … [Read more]