Author Archives: Braden Kelley

Begin 2014 with an Innovation Catalyst Certification

I’m a certified Innovation Catalyst. Are you? Did you know you that for FREE between now and January 31, 2014 you can become certified as an Innovation Catalyst by the Global Innovation Management Institute as a special offer in preparation for the launch of four (4) full levels of innovation certification? Continue reading

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Two Views on Innovation at Google

What does innovation look like inside Google? Well, here are a couple of perspectives from a couple of different Google evangelists. Some of which has been contradicted by other Google employees that I’ve talked to (like the fact that the 20% time that everyone talks so much about, doesn’t actually exist anymore). But there are some interesting things in here nonetheless. Continue reading

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Back End of Innovation Wrapup - Day Three

The third day of the Back End of Innovation (BEI) Conference in Silicon Valley had a great roster of thought leader and innovation practitioner speakers. If you don’t follow me on twitter where I tweet as @innovate then you will have missed my thoughts on what some of the key innovation quotes and observations were from Day Three, so I’ll recollect them here the best that I can. Continue reading

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Back End of Innovation Wrapup - Day Two

The second day of the Back End of Innovation (BEI) Conference in Silicon Valley had a great roster of thought leader and innovation practitioner speakers. If you don’t follow me on twitter where I tweet as @innovate then you will have missed my thoughts on what some of the key innovation quotes and observations were from Day Two, so I’ll recollect them here the best that I can. Continue reading

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Back End of Innovation Wrapup - Day One

Here is a recap of the first day of the Back End of Innovation (BEI) Conference in Silicon Valley. There was a good roster of thought leader and innovation practitioner speakers. Day Two promises to be more of the same. If you don’t follow me on twitter where I tweet as @innovate then you will have missed my thoughts on what some of the key innovation quotes and observations were from Day One, so I’ll recollect them here the best that I can. Continue reading

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Linkedin Group Giveaway - Join Now

The Innovation Excellence LinkedIn Group has surpassed 20,000 members and continues to grow thanks to all of the great contributions from you – the Innovation Excellence Community. The contest winner has also been announced! Continue reading

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Companies Connect Same Dots in Different Ways

One thing that I find fascinating about the innovation space is that when it comes to innovation is the outcomes of competition within an industry. I talk alot about it being about collecting and connecting the dots, and in any industry any company looking to survive and thrive, must continuously innovate and that means continuously collecting and connecting dots. Continue reading

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