Category: Build Capability
Virtually everything the government does these days, from drivers’ licenses to voter registration to retirement benefits, requires a robust technological platform that must overcome challenges specific to the public sector. Now, a team of technologists thinks they may have a solution. Continue reading
Innovation Excellence is looking ahead to the 2014 Open Innovation Summit “Ride the wave of Exponential Open Innovation” in Chicago October 30-31. We’ve checked out the great line-up of Open Innovation and industry practitioners, and are asking ourselves – and you: What questions should we be asking these 2014 Open Innovation Leaders? Continue reading
There are a couple of analogies that are worth consideration with regard to how to understand the effect that an innovation practitioner can have on workshop participants: the billiard ball and the boxcar. Continue reading
The large holding companies that control the agency world have largely centralized innovation efforts in order to make their investments more efficient, so improvements in services tend to be general and incremental rather than targeted and disruptive. Continue reading
What was Edison’s “execution” process? His great grand niece, Sarah Miller Caldicott, author and CEO of Power Patterns of Innovation, kicked off the BEI conference from The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas by answering that question. It was a WOW.
There is change beginning to emerge around the growing interest in innovation management software from the bigger Enterprise integrators. In particular I have become more aware of the advances taking place in managing innovation from SAP Continue reading
I want to focus on a personal passion, innovating at the interface between art and science. Continue reading