This week we continue a featured series of some of our favorite innovation-related quotes. Click on author name for access to the article. And, please contribute your favorite innovation quotes in the comments and we’ll feature the best submissions in next week’s Innovation Quotes of the Week.
“One of the messages we want to convey is that Latin America is capable of great innovation.”
– Javier Salcedo with Zulma Acevedo
“Some people are surprised about the huge influence gap between Facebook and Twitter.”
“There are multiple narratives about Microsoft’s demise.”
“There is a tangible pride to have been part of this pioneering achievement.”
“Often the person asking the question what is the ROI on innovation? has never been involved in creating, designing or managing innovation.”
“Why do we need to segment innovation?”
“One of the easiest things for leaders to do is to bite off more than they can chew.”
“The investment (per gigabyte) in storing the bits in the digital universe will drop from $2.00 in 2012 to $0.20 in 2020.”
“There are still lots of existing problems with lots of solutions that are still waiting for a simple, elegant solution.”
“The results were conclusive: rejection breeds creativity.”
“Business Model Innovation, Design Thinking, all the Ted Talks in the world, are the not the answer. They are fuel for the fire but they are not the fire.”
“Indians have learned to take the long view. They know the future is still gravitating irreversibly toward Asia.”
Mari Anixter is Managing Editor for Innovation Excellence. She is a communications professional living in New Mexico.