Shifting Innovation Perspectives for 2019

The Future Shapers

Three years ago Derek Bishop, Jo Geraghty and I published our book, Building a Culture of Innovation. [1] 1] The book was inspired by, and written for, all of those leaders who understood that in order to thrive in today’s global marketplace they needed to set innovation as a capability at the heart of their culture but were uncertain how to go about it. of executives now recognise that innovation is very important. [2] Culture.

Oil and Water: Why Corporations and Startups Rarely Mix


There are many experienced, talented and well intentioned people who are, without knowing, blockers to innovation. The proof of concept was developed by someone who has amateur expertise in aeronautics using things you can find in your home and buy at Home Depot.

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The Value of One Good Idea


Everyone wants an innovative company culture, and anyone seeking to build one can turn to any number of resources, from Harvard Business Review , Fast Company , and Forbes to Kindling’s blog , that offer advice on building a culture of innovation. Yet, as innovation consultant Henry Doss puts it in Forbes , “Everyone talks about it, and talks about it, and talks about it. Why does culture find itself on the backburner so often?

Stockholm Innovations for the New Year and Beyond

Innovation 360 Group

More precisely, (not to mention, much more honestly), I recently had the privilege and opportunity to visit Stockholm, Sweden for Innovation Technology training at the offices of Innovation360 Group AB. Classroom Innovation – What I learned. I missed the Nobel Prize by a smidge.

U.S. Air Force Leverages External Innovation to Surface Innovative Ideas

Planview Spigit

Providing our airmen and women and operators of the US Air Force with top-notch technology is crucial to keeping our country safe. Spigit recently partnered with AFWERX, a product of the Air Force launched. with innovation hubs around the US, to solve some of their biggest challenges through crowdsourced innovation. How is AFWERX harnessing the ideas and creativity of these contributors? External Innovation

Advancing the Practice of Lean in the Digital Age: the Spigit and eVSM partnership

Planview Spigit

Your organization embraces a culture of quality. The possibilities of seeing the whole. The rationale of starting with the customer and working your way back into the organization from there to create the value stream. Figure 4: example of word cloud.


The 3 Biggest Lessons from Our Financial Services Panel


The average lifespan of an S&P 500 company has dramatically dropped from 75 years down to 15 over the same period. This was the topic our panelists addressed at an innovation event last week hosted by Kindling , Moving Interactive , and Culturevate at the Innovation Loft in New York. Innovation experts from BNY Mellon , Marsh and Citi each shared their take on corporate survival necessities, and what it takes to sustain growth in this ever changing economy.