Category: Interviews

Part 2 of 3 – Building a Systemic Innovation Capability

I had the opportunity to interview Rowan Gibson, co-author of “Innovation to the Core” about the book and about creating a systemic innovation capability inside organizations. Rowan Gibson is a global business strategist, a bestselling author, an expert on radical innovation, and an Innovation Excellence co-founder. Continue reading

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Part 1 of 3 – Building a Systemic Innovation Capability

I had the opportunity to interview Rowan Gibson, co-author of “Innovation to the Core” about the book and about creating a systemic innovation capability inside organizations. Rowan Gibson is a global business strategist, a bestselling author, an expert on radical innovation, and an Innovation Excellence co-founder. Continue reading

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The Enemy of Innovation - Eliminating Variation

I recently had the opportunity to interview Jeff DeGraff in advance of his appearance at Pipeline 2012 on May 10, 2012. Jeff DeGraff is Professor of Management and Organizations at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. Continue reading

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Towards a New Model for Innovation - design inside

Nicolas Bry interviews Brigitte Borja de Mozota on “design thinking” and her experiences working between design & business: Design Research, Design Management, and Business. Continue reading

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School of Innovation  - 67 Gems of Business Wisdom

An exclusive interview with Adrian Furnham — his thoughts on innovative people management strategy and practice, HR’s role across the leadership and management spectrum.
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Interview with Retired President X

I had lunch in 2009 with the recently-retired president of a multi-billion dollar company and had a great conversation about innovation, leadership, and culture. The insights are still relevant and he enjoys his private life so I won’t be naming any names, but I will share some of the key insights and advice for innovators that came out of the conversation. Continue reading

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Father of the Internet Knows Best (Part 2)

This is the final segment of my interview with Google VP and Chief Internet Evangelist, Vinton ‘Vint’ Cerf, known around the world as one of the ‘fathers of the internet’. Continue reading

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