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Must read innovation posts of the week: Spreading ideas is highly social

*+-[View the story “Must read innovation posts of the week: Spreading ideas is highly social” on Storify] Must read innovation posts of the week: Spreading ideas is highly social Storified by Jorge Barba · Sat, Dec 01 2012 16:00:07 "How will we live, learn, work, & play when anyone can make anything, anywhere?" http://ow.ly/fK1Y4 "Think […]

The Legion of Innovation Doom

*+-Innovation is a front-and-center part of the CEO agenda in business today – but all too often good ideas die on the vine. Why? Sometimes corporate naysayers are to blame. Yesterday, I’ve received an email from Innovation Consultancy ?What If! with, what else, 4 comic illustrations of innovation’s greatest foes, including “The Silo, The Yes […]

What specific behaviors should be rewarded to drive innovation?

*+-This is the tenth 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. Organization get the behaviors they reward. And this is especially true when it […]

Innovation R’Us: A DIY future

*+-After an 8 year hiatus, I went back to Disneyland last weekend. If you’ve read my Twitter profile, you know I’m a Disney Fanatic. Disneyland, for the most part, is still the same magical place as 10 years ago with a few tweaks here and there. One peculiar thing I did notice though was that […]

Innovation challenges in laggard markets

*+-A culture challenge Early this year a Groupon copycat was in my office building: Grupongo. I don’t know if they exist anymore but they’ve since closed operations in Tijuana. I have no insight into why they closed operations, but I do have an idea since I got to talk to the Regional Sales Manager a […]

Innovation must reads of the week: Overcoming resistance to innovation

*+-[View the story “Innovation must reads of the week: Overcoming resistance to innovation” on Storify] Innovation must reads of the week: Overcoming resistance to innovation Storified by Jorge Barba · Sat, Nov 17 2012 15:05:19 Overcoming resistance to #innovation http://innovateonpurpose.blogspot.com/2012/11/overcoming-resistance-to-innovation.html using Gleicher’s Formula. Most important, creating concrete steps toward a visionJeffrey Phillips Is there a […]

What can innovators do to improve the chances they’ll encounter serendipity?

*+-This is the ninth 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. Here is a question from yesterday’s #innochat about Serendipity and Innovation. People contributed […]