Steve Jobs and Henry Ford both famously went on record saying that customers are incapable of helping discover the next blockbusters because they don’t know what they want. Were they right or wrong? Continue reading

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Mind-Body Motivation for Innovation

Mind and body are connected, literally. It’s true – our necks bridge the gap. Don’t believe me? Locate one end of your neck and you’ll find your head or body; locate the other and you’ll find the other. Continue reading

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2015 how can you best create an eco-system that allows today’s talent to flourish among Gen X, Gen Y and Gen Flux? Continue reading

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Can we do better? Can we push our collective limits and answer: Are we delivering better content and resisting internet rehash? Are we raising the bar? This is our Call To Action — to ourselves and to you. Continue reading

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Top 20 Innovation Articles of November 2014

Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 10 as part of our free Innovation Excellence Weekly magazine and email newsletter. Did your favorite make the cut? Continue reading

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What IF?…Iteration would reduce your overall cost of innovation, speed up the innovation process and at the same time create the possibility for breakthrough solutions coming through the process? Continue reading

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The Rising Tide of Open Innovation - Who, Where and Why

Numbers Show Increasing Adoption of Open Innovation Among Big Companies – here’s the where, what and why behind these numbers… Continue reading

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