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Are we overly obsessed with disruptive ideas?

If you disrupt and can’t sustain, you don’t win. – Gary Pisano Disruptive innovations that throw industries into chaos hog the spotlight. We are all transfixed by Google’s Moonshot attempts at either changing transportation, how we interact with objects and people that we believe those are the only innovations that matter. Academics and consultants like [...]

How permission to innovate leads to accidental innovation

Two weeks ago I wrote about the four signs that show that you have a culture of innovation. Well here’s another one: A good sign that you’re innovating is when employees don’t ask for permission to do so. They just do it.  An article on MIT Technology Review shows how AutoDesk Disrupted Itself with a [...]

A lesson from Apple on reputation

Apple has created a reputation for creating the best consumer electronic products consistently. It is this reputation that sets them apart from others.

Laser focused products are more emotional

People don’t care about your products features, they care about what it does for them. And the way to do that is by making your product laser focused on satisfying that job.