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Game-Changer’s Top 80 innovation articles of 2012

Here’s a look back, in no particular order, at the top 80 articles I wrote about innovation:

This is empathy: The best innovators live in their customers shoes

What is the most important innovation technique available to an innovation practitioner? In my opinion, of all the innovation techniques available to an innovation practitioner, entrepreneur, marketer or business leader none is more important than getting out on the field and observing people in their domains. That is what I wrote a few months back. [...]

Innovation must reads of the week: Why innovation won’t save us

[View the story "Innovation must reads of the week: Why innovation won't save us" on Storify] Innovation must reads of the week: Why innovation won’t save us Storified by Jorge Barba· Sat, Dec 22 2012 11:32:33 Why #Innovation Won’t Save Us – WSJ http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324461604578191781756437940.html?mod=googlenews_wsj# -> possible #innochat topic?Achim J. Müllers Blog post about PERFECTIONISM that [...]

To innovate, just try it!

“We can show mathematically that trial and error is 10 times more effective than knowledge.” – Nassim Taleb A few days ago, I posted a valuable lesson of innovation. That learning, precedes innovation. When you think of big established companies, you immediately think R&D and how they use this capability to push it. Actually, R&D [...]

What did you learn about innovation during 2012?

This the thirteenth of a series of weekly posts where I will answer a few common questions about innovation. Please feel free to add your own response. Also, if you have any questions you think we should discuss, let me know. [View the story "What did you learn about innovation during 2012? " on Storify] [...]

A lesson from NASA: Learning precedes innovation

In the above video, Cosmonaut Sunita Williams, gives us a tour of the International Space Station. It’s 25 minutes long, but I guarantee you it is worth watching. Now, this post is about a lesson from NASA, and Ms. Williams doesn’t talk about any lessons about innovation. But what does, is a short paragraph in [...]

Innovation must reads of the week: How to innovate innovation

[View the story "Innovation must reads of the week: How to innovate innovation" on Storify] Innovation must reads of the week: How to innovate innovation Storified by Jorge Barba · Sat, Dec 15 2012 17:41:39 What #innovation structures are the “right” ones? McKinsey has some nice research http://www.mckinseyquarterly.com/Strategy/Innovation/Making_innovation_structures_work_McKinsey_Global_Survey_results_3018 No uniform model of successJeffrey Phillips True… [...]