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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… […]

Why do trendspotting at all?

*+-This number twelve 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. This is one of those not so obvious questions. First of all, if you […]

Help nominate Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2012

*+-It’s that time of the year again. Time to nominate the Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2012. Here is my list of Nominees in no particular order:  @practicallyrad @dscofield @timkastelle @Digitaltonto @InnovationFixer @MarkTruelson @Paul4innovating @ovoinnovation @BULLDOGDRUMMOND @Kaihan @Brainzooming @chuckfrey @greggfraley @Jabaldaia @nilofer @ralph_ohr @bankervision If you’ve been around Twitter or browsed through Innovation Excellence, you […]

What argument can you win?

*+-There are 2 kinds of warfare: asymmetrical and stupid.   —DR. CONRAD CRANE, DIRECTOR OF THE U.S. ARMY HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND AUTHOR OF THE U.S. ARMY/MARINE CORPS COUNTERINSURGENCY FIELD MANUAL I have a client who competes with Starbucks. Or at least that is what they think. I don’t think they do because they have no […]

Innovation must reads of the week: Innovation failure starts at the top

*+-[View the story “Innovation must reads of the week: Innovation failure starts at the top” on Storify] Innovation must reads of the week: Innovation failure starts at the top Storified by Jorge Barba · Sat, Dec 08 2012 15:26:31 #Innovation failure starts at the top http://wp.me/p10V0m-1clPaul Hobcraft RT @JurgenLACoach The Science of Storytelling: Why Telling […]