5 Key Skillsets of an Innovation Manager

An innovation manager’s role is defined by the skills needed to embrace disruption and manage change. Innovation managers may be referred to by a variety of titles such as: Chief [...]

5 Key Skillsets of an Innovation Manager2022-04-22T22:01:59+00:00

The 10 Characteristics of Great Innovators

Characteristics of Successful Innovators Many people assume that if they don’t invent things and hold multiple patents, they aren’t very innovative. In reality, many inventors don’t have patents or products. [...]

The 10 Characteristics of Great Innovators2022-04-22T22:02:04+00:00

12 Types of Innovation You Should Know in 2021

What are the different types of innovation? With so many types of innovation and even more definitions, it can be confusing to discuss innovation in your organization. It seems like [...]

12 Types of Innovation You Should Know in 20212022-04-22T22:04:02+00:00

Comfort with Chaos: the Innovation Leader’s Mindset

Chaos is something many organization leaders try hard to avoid. Generally, employees are expected to perform tasks in an analytical, well-organized fashion without deviating from the plan. But innovation leaders [...]

Comfort with Chaos: the Innovation Leader’s Mindset2021-02-24T01:34:01+00:00

6 Ways Crises Forge Strong Innovation Leaders

The COVID-19 crisis has changed the way companies do business. Strong innovation leaders are meeting the challenge of finding better ways to perform everyday tasks. This type of leadership is [...]

6 Ways Crises Forge Strong Innovation Leaders2021-02-24T01:56:56+00:00

Crowdsourced Innovation: Three Things I Learned

The three things I learned about crowdsourced innovation are: Innovation is required to be competitive, creating a concrete innovation system helps firms get ahead, and the hardest aspects of crowdsourced innovation are participation and accountability.

Crowdsourced Innovation: Three Things I Learned2022-04-05T21:04:37+00:00

How to Build a Better Creative Team

When you build a creative team, you hope that the team as a whole will be more creative and productive than the sum of its parts. It all starts with [...]

How to Build a Better Creative Team2021-02-25T18:51:13+00:00