I used to fight the idea that more creative people go to startups. I didn’t see any reason why people would choose startup over mature companies (or vice versa) based on their own level of creativity. Continue reading

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The 6 Ways Big Companies are Innovating Against Silicon Valley

Unicorns Vs. Titans of Industry: How Fortune 500 approach technology innovation: An Indicative Research Report by Indicative’s Matt Levin. Continue reading

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Although his comment was more about a personal gripe with me, I realized that hidden in it were two important points related to innovation. Continue reading

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13 Dimensions of Innovation - Innovation Excellence

The Innovation Radar, developed by Mohanbir Sawhney, Robert C. Wolcott, and Inigo Arroniz, provides the initial 12 areas available for business innovation. By adding the business model to the list presents a holistic and comprehensive approach, yielding 13 dimensions an organization can review for innovation.
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Marketing Lessons from the 2016 Presidential Campaign?  - Innovation Excellence

Geoff Nesnow finds it very interesting to look at the presidential race as a study in good and bad product marketing. Here are some examples. Continue reading

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As a futurist and CEO of an innovation firm, I study the implications of emerging trends through research and dialog with experts, scientists, and academics in diverse fields. As the first month of 2016 comes to a close, here are seven forces of the future poised to shift the way we live, work, bank, and vote. Continue reading

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Challenges Product Managers Encounter

This is the nature of innovation in organizations…If resistance is not encountered, then the innovation is not… well, innovative! Continue reading

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