Top 5 Questions About Implementing Open Innovation

A series of executive roundtables on open innovation conducted around the United States and in the United Kingdom in late 2008 generated much debate. Even so, common themes developed around questions dealing with implementation, conflict over intellectual property, creating open innovation networks, and creating measurement systems. Here are my answers to the Top Five Questions […]

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How to Drive Innovation by Creating a Lion’s Den

I have facilitated Lion’s Den, with great success, in my consulting practice. I apply it as a session to spark innovation among all employees, regardless of their role or position within an organization. My premise is that everyone, in all departments: accounting, sales, marketing, manufacturing, engineering, human resources, operations, distribution, and so on; have great […]

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The Proclamation of Innovation – Redefine Your Industry

Please note that this is much easier said than done. Although organizations could gain a leadership position momentarily, to consistently maintain it is much more difficult to achieve. Plus, no business should expect to release an innovation expecting the market to reward them with sustained growth and success. Instead, companies must follow up with a […]

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