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Culture Feasts on Innovation: Here's What you Can Do About It

You can have the best talent, best ideas, best processes, abundance of cash. If your culture does not align, being successful with innovating starts looking as if it’s a matter of luck. Continue reading

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New Ways of Learning in a Rapidly Changing World

In this video John Seely Brown tackles the issues surrounding learning in a “world of constant change.” He echoes some of those conclusions here: “In a world of rapid change,” Brown explains, “any particular skill that I’ve learned is apt to have a moderately short shelf life. So what I really need to do is [...] create contexts for myself, that I keep scaffolding and learning and accelerating what I know to increase my own performance.” Continue reading

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Internal Venture Funds

The tyranny of the annual budget cycle can squash innovation inside a large company. An internal venture fund is a practical mechanism to help innovation survive corporate timelines, metrics, silos, turf wars, and politics. Continue reading

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Top 20 Innovation Articles – May 2014

Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Did your favorite make the cut? Continue reading

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The Future of Digital Learning

Steve Wheeler, an Associate Professor at Plymouth University brings you his thoughts on the future of digital learning. Continue reading

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obstacles

Often times innovation is blocked by obstacles placed in our path by ourselves or others. This presentation will give ten ways of thinking about overcoming obstacles by trying to turn them into opportunities. Continue reading

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10 Digital Health Trends for the Next 20 Years

The Digital Health Revolution is upon us. Here are the ten trends that will impact each and everyone of us in the coming years to help us live healthier, stronger and smarter lives, for longer. Continue reading

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