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What is Pixar’s secret to consistent success?

How has Pixar been able to produce 12 consecutive blockbuster movies with no duds? What is Pixar's secret to success? President of Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios and five-time Oscar-winner Ed Catmull explained his secret … [Read more]

Innovation = Creativity – Cynicism

What is the mathematics of innovation? Below is an excerpt from the book Emotional Equations by Chip Conley: Fear is the most prevalent and contagious emotion in most companies, especially in bad economic times. Fear is a demotivator, and it has a … [Read more]

Innovation must reads of the week: 3 innovation models

The only three innovation models you need by Follow @ovoinnovation Innovation Requires a Change in Behaviour by Follow @timkastelle How to build a culture of innovation--start by rewarding behaviors, not outcomes by Follow @sda22 5 Traits … [Read more]

Get good at learning to learn

The NBA Finals started yesterday. The young Oklahoma City Thunder versus the veteran Miami Heat. Who's the favorite? The younger and inexperienced team, the Thunder, are favorite to win. How did they get to this point? How does a young and … [Read more]

Anything can be reimagined

Yes. It can. Starting from scratch is the most liberating, and disruptive, thing you can do. Here are a few sketches from the creative minds at Creature Box and how they've reimagined known superheroes: … [Read more]

Innovation must reads of the week: Five Ways to Ruin Your Innovation Process

Why business needs people with Asperger’s syndrome, attention-deficit disorder and dyslexia - Economist Run a Disciplined Innovation Experiment - HBR Pollinators: The New Breed Of Innovators - Forbes Generosity, empathy, and disruption - Peter … [Read more]

How do you begin to develop an innovative mindset?

How do you take innovation into practice? It all starts with habits. And these habits, are not the ones you do on a daily basis. Spend 6 hours of your day in meetings? Putting out fires? Responding to excessive email? Obsessively checking up on … [Read more]