Mon.May 13, 2019

article thumbnail

Change Management: Combating Resistance and Driving Adoption Through Innovation

Innovation Excellence

A strong change management program requires more than a strong change management plan. It requires a plan that transforms change management into an ongoing priority for your organization. As I’ve stated in the other change management articles on LaunchStreet, change management should be more than just a point-in-time exercise. To be successful it should be. Business Models Change Innovation Leadership Management change management culture engagement work culture

article thumbnail

The art of innovation, helping cities and governments to make strategic choices, by Pierre-Alexandre Balland

Rapid Innovation in digital time

What is the Art of Innovation? Pierre-Alexandre Balland, visiting professor at MIT Media Lab presents his strategic tool for cities and governments. Execution Collective intelligence Innovation MIT Media Lab Pierre-Alexandre Balland Recomendation Smart City Startups Utrecht University

Tools 43

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

article thumbnail

#1,497 – Blue Moon, Jeff Bezos, and the Future of Space

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Back on July 15, 2017 Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s founder, was in Cape Canerval , Florida at the Kennedy Space Center to receive the first ever Buzz Aldrin Space Innovation Award. Afterwards he made several attention grabbing remarks about his future plans. According to Futurism : “Amongst his statements was an assertion that humans should terraform the Moon. According to Tech Radar , Bezos claimed, “It’s time for America to go back to the Moon, this time to stay.”

article thumbnail

What’s Next for Steve Blank and the Lean Startup?

Innovation Excellence

In 1999, the day before his eighth startup went public, Steve Blank decided to retire at the age of 45. With time to reflect, he sat in a ski lodge and began to write a memoir with a “lessons learned” section at the end of each chapter. “In In hindsight, it was a catharsis of moving. Innovation

article thumbnail

Roadmap Personas: The Best Way to Set Expectations for Teams, Clients, and Leadership

Speaker: Johanna Rothman - Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Join Johanna Rothman as she discusses developing persona-specific roadmaps and the reasons why sometimes less is more.

article thumbnail

How to Become Your Own Hero

Tullio Siragusa

How to Become Your Own Hero. Heroes can play a role in the development of your character from a tender age. We tend to look up to heroes as supreme examples of the greatness that is inherently possible in human beings. Heroes influence and shape the lives of everyone they touch. Sometimes a hero can be one of your own family members, such as a virtuous parent or sibling.

article thumbnail

Business Model Evolution Using the Portfolio Map

Strategyzer Innovation

We have been developing our Business Model Portfolio Map for our new book, The Invincible Company. Like all of our tools, we have found that the Portfolio Map is a great storytelling tool. It can be used to show the evolution of a company’s business model over its lifecycle by measuring risk vs return. In the image below, we outline a company’s journey from start-up to established company by combining Clay Christensen ’s explanations of the lifecycle of a Business Model with our Portfolio Map.

Tools 49

More Trending

article thumbnail

Innovating in a Hierarchical Environment


Announcing the IdeaScale Nation podcast, where you'll be able to hear stories from innovators in government, the enterprise and beyond. The post Innovating in a Hierarchical Environment appeared first on Innovation Management. News Open Innovation Best Practices invention podcast

article thumbnail

Exponential Growth: the technological evolution dictating new business models


At first it seems very difficult to make grow a business significantly. It’s not what the Exponential Growth concept stands for. We will talk about this throughout this article. Read on to understand what Exponential Growth is, how you can use technology to scale your business at exponential rates and more! Exponential Growth: Understand the concept.

article thumbnail

What Happens if You Try Taking Risk & Dealing With Uncertainty?

Mills Scofield

Yuna Hur & Elaine Cheung - Versions of a Retail Pop-Up, Spring 2018. I’m honored to host a blog by one of my amazing mentees, Yuna Hur ‘18. Last year, as a senior, it was time to push academic limits 1 last time before graduating. This is her story about why it’s so important to take risk … because you never know what can happen! Thank you, Yuna!! *. Top: Elaine Cheung, Yuna Hur, students & Critiquers for ENGN 1971.

Course 59
article thumbnail

5 Simple Steps for Finding the Right Business Idea


When I was first considering to become an entrepreneur some six years ago, I had lots of different business ideas. Idea Management

article thumbnail

Designing For Engagement: Revive Your L&D Strategy with Gamification, VR, and More

Speaker: Stephen Baer - Chief Creative Officer, ELB Learning & Luke Talbot - Chief Product Officer, Userlane

In this fireside chat, leading L&D experts Stephen Baer & Luke Talbot will discuss the exciting technological advancements in eLearning and how you can choose and implement the right technology for your company.

article thumbnail

Should Innovation Audits Be Mandatory? | Collective Campus


The average company lifespan continues to drop. In the mid 20th century the average company lifespan was more than 60 years and this stands at just 15 years today. This is expected to fall further to 10 years by the year 2025

Company 40
article thumbnail

#1,498 – Superionic Ice

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

We all learned in school that there are three phase of water: solid, liquid, and gas. However, that may not be entirely true. As it turns out there be another, more exotic, phase of water and it may be extremely abundant throughout the Universe. As Wired reports, “The findings, published this week in Nature, confirm the existence of “superionic ice,” a new phase of water with bizarre properties.

Report 30
article thumbnail

What if You Tried Risking It?

Mills Scofield

Yuna Hur & Elaine Cheung - Versions of a Retail Pop-Up, Spring 2018. I’m honored to host a blog by one of my amazing mentees, Yuna Hur ‘18. Last year, as a senior, it was time to push academic limits 1 last time before graduating.

Course 36
article thumbnail

#1,499 – Molecular Surgery

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

The other day I wrote about molecular coffee, java made without the use of any coffee beans. A feat accomplished by reverse engineering how coffee tastes to come up with an alternative that winds up tasting exactly the same albeit with different ingredients. Similarly, we may one day have molecular surgery, non-invasive procedures that don’t involve any incisions, cutting, or scarring, with the desired results being achieved via a process that reshapes tissue to make it more malleable.

article thumbnail

The L&D Strategy Roundtable

Speaker: Cara North - Learning & Development Consultant, Speaker, & Researcher | Maggie Quigley - Senior Account Executive for US Market Userlane

In this webinar, L&D professionals Cara North and Maggie Quigley will discuss the various factors that affect training and how you can stretch your budget to create an effective L&D program.

article thumbnail

Geekwire – Xinova’s David Kraft believes in innovation


Working Geek, a regular feature on GeekWire that profiles technology and business leaders, featured Xinova’s David Kraft as the ‘Working Geek’ for May 12th! Working with inventors and researchers, you start to see some of the same problems over and over, where they have great ideas for how to change the world, but don’t have […]. The post Geekwire – Xinova’s David Kraft believes in innovation appeared first on Xinova.