Author Archives: Braden Kelley

Achieving Innovation Resonance

I’ve written in the past about how innovation is all about value and about how innovation veracity is more important than innovation velocity. Now it is time to take the innovation conversations about value and veracity to the next level – to innovation resonance – and how difficult it is to achieve and maintain. Achieving innovation resonance is about… Continue reading

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Innovation or Not? - Retailing Robotics

As the saying goes, ‘what’s old is new again’. Only this time robots and hand-held computers (aka smartphones) are involved. I was having a conversation recently with a colleague about the retail industry and I made the point that all retail stores are warehouses, only some are prettier than others. Walk into the average Macy’s or other department store and you’ll see piles of inventory out on display in the store, of every size (from small to XXXL) and variety (white, black, brown, etc.) with even more in the back… Continue reading

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Five Free Nine Innovation Roles Gifts

I increasingly cringe every time I see a new article talking about someone’s innovator’s DNA or innovation personality, or other similar lines of thinking or frameworks that insinuate that people are either innovative or not, or that some people are more innovative than others. It’s just not true. I’m a firm believer that it’s not personalities that matter so much when it comes to innovation, it’s the roles that we play in making innovation happen (or not). Continue reading

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The Crowd Computing Revolution - Part Three

I am proud to bring you the final episode of the three part series on The Crowd Computing Revolution culminating in a downloadable PDF of the whole piece. In this final part of the series we will look at the more practical side of the redesign of work that is now possible thanks to new technology tools and business architecture thinking that will allow man and machine to work more efficiently together than ever before. Continue reading

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The Crowd Computing Revolution - Part Two

I am proud to bring you the second episode of The Crowd Computing Revolution from this three part series culminating in a downloadable PDF of the whole piece. In this episode we continue to investigate the redesign of work that is now possible thanks to new technology tools and business architecture thinking that will allow man and machine to work more efficiently together than ever before. Continue reading

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My Top 10 Innovations of All Time

It is my contention that the pace of innovation accelerates when the speed of knowledge sharing accelerates, that knowledge acceleration leads to innovation acceleration. As we have developed more efficient ways of accelerating the pace of knowledge sharing, our pace of innovation has sped up. Continue reading

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The Crowd Computing Revolution - Part One

I am proud to bring you the first episode in a three part series culminating in a downloadable PDF of the whole piece on The Crowd Computing Revolution and the redesign of work that is now possible thanks to new technology tools and business architecture thinking that will allow man and machine to work more efficiently together than ever before. Continue reading

Posted in Design, Innovation, Open Innovation, Technology | 2 Comments