Reinventing the Entrepreneurship Game

Innovation Excellence

In my last blog I described how important it is to unleash the power of innovative entrepreneurship in our digital & connected world. collaboration Entrepreneurship Innovation Leadership change culture Innovation Mindset success

What Leadership Is Not


I’m sad to say this, but for all the talk about leadership it’s really a hit or miss because it begins with this: Great leaders don’t tell you what to do, they show you how it’s done. This is what bad leadership looks like !


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Can Entrepreneurship Lead To Self-Realization?

Tullio Siragusa

Can Entrepreneurship Lead To Self-Realization? The first few steps on the path to self-realization are acknowledging the role you are in, your responsibilities, and how you can grow in that environment while motivating those who look to you for leadership. Entrepreneurship is a journey that instills confidence, creates happiness with the success of everyone on the team, and leads to self-realization where one can achieve truly what they are capable of.

Uncomfortable Entrepreneurship Truth Nobody Wants to Talk About

Innovation Excellence

Entrepreneurship is a lonely journey filled with ups, downs, and a few directions you never knew existed. Entrepreneurship Leadership obsession successBut is it your journey? I often liken the entrepreneurial journey to parenting; no matter how much you study it, observe it in others, ask for advice, prepare for it, or convince yourself you’re ready for it, there.

Reinventing the Entrepreneurship Game


In my November blog I described how important it is to unleash the power of innovative entrepreneurship in our digital & connected world. So here is the next instalment of my ongoing personal entrepreneurship story. Being an associate with Corporate Vision for over 12 years enabled me to develop & hone my corporate training knowledge, skills & experience across the culture, leadership & team development domains.

It’s The Leadership, Stupid


I’m the type who does the opposite of what I believe sucks, and I’ve experienced many types of leadership. Though we’re in the year 2020 and talk about employee empowerment and collaboration in decision making, many organizations still operate by this way of “leadership”; it is expected, encouraged, it’s seen as normal, and it’s rewarded. To me, leadership isn’t a title. That’s leadership. Start with leadership.

The Leadership Gap in Innovation

Innovation Excellence

collaboration Entrepreneurship Innovation Leadership Management Webinar change culture growth ideas Innovation Management innovative thinking StrategyA vast majority of executives, more than 80% according to sources, consider innovation to be paramount for the future success of their organization. Yet, very few of them are succeeding in it. A McKinsey study, for example, puts the number of executives who are satisfied with their innovation performance at 6%. There’s clearly a huge.

What is true Leadership in times of uncertainty?

The Future Shapers

The post What is true Leadership in times of uncertainty? Collaboration Entrepreneurship Leadership DevelopmentIn times of uncertainty – how do we manoeuvre at home and as leaders? Do we retreat, do we “pretend” it is business as usual?

Critical Leadership Question: Do You Bring Out Mediocrity In Others?


Leadership is hard. I’ve been engaging with a company in an old school industry that still operates by a very old mental model of leadership. The style of leadership they focus on is about mandating and controlling. leadership #danger #LFreakquote.

The Real Challenge of Leadership


I’m writing this post for my friend Julio, who I hope takes the leadership challenge head on… Innovative leaders are cut from a different cloth from traditional ones. Bottom line: The real challenge of leadership is teaching the organization to keep the pressure on, even when times are good. entrepreneurship Greatness Innovation Leadership management

Bill Campbell’s Leadership Manifesto: It’s The People


His management and leadership philosophy is summed up in three words: It’s the people. entrepreneurship Leadership coachingWhat makes a great coach? This question is at the heart of a new book. Trillion Dollar Coach tells the story of Bill Campbell, ex-football coach and CEO of Intuit, known for coaching many modern day entrepreneurs: Steve Jobs, Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Jeff Bezos.

New leadership capabilities for a disruptive world


The post New leadership capabilities for a disruptive world appeared first on Imaginenation. Innovation Blog collaboration creativity Culture customer experience digitization disruptive innovation Education Entrepreneurship Experimentation Innovation innovation coaching innovation culture innovation leadership innovation training teaming innovation Technology

Leadership capabilities for a disruptive world


The post Leadership capabilities for a disruptive world appeared first on Imaginenation. Innovation Blog collaboration creativity Culture digitization disruptive innovation Education Entrepreneurship Experimentation Innovation innovation coaching innovation culture innovation leadership teaming innovation Technology

Leadership Mobilizes and Energizes A Company Culture with Shawn Parr


It’s leadership’s responsibility to involve the entire organization, informing and inspiring them to live out the purpose the organization in the construct of the values. Visit Bulldog Drummond’s blog for uncommon insights on culture and leadership, and follow Shawn and Bulldog Drummond on Twitter: [link]. entrepreneurship Innovation Leadership Podcast Organizational culture

A disruptive world requires new leadership capabilities


Whether you are a company that wants to attract top talent or an individual who is trying to land your dream job, or create a new business, it’s becoming clear that the future of work is both human and technology centred and involves the development of new leadership capabilities. Globally successful entrepreneurs are emerging as exciting, courageous & authentic new role models demonstrating many of the vital qualities required for effective 21st century leadership.

11 Paradoxes of Entrepreneurial Thinking: why entrepreneurship can hardly be taught

Open Innovation EU

As opposed to entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial thinking is not necessarily bound to entrepreneurs (to be); it is an essential skill for ‘strengthening human capital, employability and competitiveness’ (Bacigalupo et al., This white paper has been originally published to the SSRN: Spruijt, Jan, Paradoxes of Entrepreneurial Thinking: Why Entrepreneurship Can Hardly Be Taught (May 17, 2017). Entrepreneurship. Corporate entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship Competence.

Innovation & Growth Leadership Summit Speakers


Announcing Innovation & Growth Leadership Summit Speakers Lineup. Today we are excited to announce the Innovation and Growth Leadership Summit Speakers. He comes from a background in food and agriculture entrepreneurship, which most recently includes co-founding a company that uses insects to upcycle food waste into animal feed. Steph focuses on making organizations better culturally, strategically and operationally in a consulting or full-time senior leadership capacity.

Here’s A Great Workshop Exercise To Help Your Leadership Team Challenge Their Beliefs / Assumptions


I’ve recently been asked to recommend a good workshop exercise for a leadership team to help them challenge their beliefs / assumptions. Creativity entrepreneurship Innovation LeadershipHow do you think what no one else thinks? Innovators come to their insights in various ways , one is by questioning deeply held beliefs / assumptions inside companies and industries about what drives success.

Business Leadership – 7 Ways Mass Forms a Catholic Business Person


Making the shift from the structure a corporate job offers to entrepreneurship, it would have been easy to sleep in ANY DAY without an early meeting. From September 22nd to 27th, Pope Francis will be visiting the United States. Based on his office, his personal popularity, and the media’s fascination with spinning the free-speaking Pope’s comments to seemingly counter orthodox Catholic teachings, expect mega-news coverage during Pope Francis’ visit.

This Is How You Don’t Develop An Organizational Culture


entrepreneurship Leadership cultureHow do you develop an organizational culture? It starts with practicing what you preach on a day to day basis; your values and beliefs. And you have to do that consistently, not every once in a while.

Next Economy Leadership Code: 6 Timeless Leadership Principles


This is a new world, where you’re either a digital business or a dead business ; and requires a different type of leadership. Today’s leaders, still operating by industrial era dogma, must embrace new leadership principles. Are you developing and recruiting these leadership qualities in your organization? A few months ago I listed a few ideas on my own leadership style , below I add an additional 6 timeless leadership principles that are relevant today: 1.

5 steps to crafting your strategic ambitions

The Future Shapers

Collaboration Entrepreneurship Leadership Development LeadershipMany entrepreneurs don’t take time to think about their aspirations, and many organisations set targets simply by continuing last years budgets or adding 10% growth to revenues.

Great Managers Work For Their Employees


He wasn’t a tyrant, but his leadership style was authorative. And this is a leadership challenge. According to Daniel Goleman, the Father of Emotional Intelligence, there are 6 leadership styles: visionary, affiliative, democratic, coaching, pace-setting and authorative.

Celebrate Failures as Much as The Successes


Entrepreneurship Innovation Thought Leadership StrategyIn most companies, incentives are tied to success (e.g. sales targets, revenue). But this approach does not work for innovation.

How to Kill Innovation Projects

Destination Innovation

Entrepreneurship Leadership of Innovation eliminate innovation kill project leader of innovation stage-gate stagegateWhich of these is the most important skill for a leader of innovation? Setting the vision, goals and metrics. Generation of great ideas. Selection of the best ideas.

Pros and Cons of Becoming an Innovation Consultant

Innovation Excellence

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One Quote That Every Entrepreneur Must Embrace

Innovation Excellence

Leadership Entrepreneurship quotes Unicorn Club unicornsThe focus on being a billon-dollar unicorn distracts us from an even more important kind of value that companies of every size need to embrace.

Stop Hoping For Things To Go Back To Normal


entrepreneurship LeadershipThe pandemic has changed many of the ways we’re used to doing things. It’s created loss for many, anxiety for others, and frustration for most everyone.

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Failing to Succeed

The Future Shapers

Entrepreneurship Leadership Leading ChangeDespite a flurry of business books offering the entrepreneur advice on how to succeed, failure is the single most important goal.

13 Guidelines for Navigating the New Decade Ahead

Innovation Excellence

Culture & Values Entrepreneurship Innovation Leadership future growth leadership strategy MindsetIn 2009, after a speech at the St. Petersburg International Economic Summit (Russia’s Davos), I wandered into a panel discussion on the topic of trade wars, led by New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman. My thought was: “why this topic?” Trade wars were not on most people’s radar, certainly not mine. But the question is: should they have been?

This Explains Why Your Organization Is Not As Innovative As You Want It To Be


Innovation is another code name for leadership , whether it starts at the top or at the bottom it has to start somewhere. No leadership, no innovation. Creativity entrepreneurship Innovation Leadership

From Fear of Failure To Freedom


entrepreneurship Innovation LeadershipInnovation has many enemies , chief among them is fear of failure. Many organizations fail because they miss the future, unable to adapt to changing conditions. They didn’t try. And when they did it was too late.

5 Behaviors That Drive Innovation Success


entrepreneurship Innovation LeadershipIt has been a while since I last read a book specifically about innovation because it’s quite repetitive. Innovation is about doing a few things consistently ; driven by a very specific skillset found in people.

Everything Connects Audiobook Released

Faisal Hoque

Creativity | Innovation Entrepreneurship homepage-recent Leadership | Management Life's Journey Busienss Transforamtion Business creativity Everything Conects Faisal Hoque Growthhacking Growthmindset innovation Leadership & Management Management SelfhelpHow to Transform and Lead in the Age of Creativity, Innovation and Sustainability. The post Everything Connects Audiobook Released appeared first on Faisal Hoque :: Entrepreneur | Author.

5 Signs of an Open Mind


Creativity entrepreneurship Innovation LeadershipOne of the simplest and most powerful ideas that isn’t really taught anywhere is the willingness to change your own mind.

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Top 100 Innovation Articles of 2019

Innovation Excellence

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Mindset Is Everything


Creativity entrepreneurship Innovation Leadership Education mindsetI have a deep rooted passion for learning, and one thing I’ve thought about since I was a kid is that I’ll still be sharp minded and productive way into my senior years; that’s a life goal of mine.

Video 207 Interview: Leading with Mindfulness, with Faisal Hoque

Faisal Hoque

As a renowned thinker, and authority in mindful leadership, Faisal Hoque is frequently invited to speak at business conferences worldwide about leadership, management, innovation, and entreprenuership. Creativity | Innovation Entrepreneurship homepage-recent Leadership | Management Speaking Agility creativity innovation Leadership & Management Mindfulness

Misfit Manifesto: What Rebels Want From Their Boss


entrepreneurship Innovation Leadership managementHow do you lead and manage for innovation? Not all cultures where innovation thrives look the same, but they all have things in common. One of them is they all unleash their black sheep ; the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers. . How do you do that? You have to understand what drives them.

This One Skill Will Make You Better At Leading And Encouraging Innovation


Creativity entrepreneurship Innovation LeadershipAll innovators share common traits and skills that when put into action enables them to detect problems, come up with better ideas, recruit people and collaborate, sharpen their ideas and execute on them.

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Are You Living Your Life In Your Own Way?

Innovation Excellence

Entrepreneurship Leadership life adviceSuccess can be measured in many ways, but ultimately this is the only measure that really matters. There’s a small wooden plaque that hangs on the door of my study at home.

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15 Things Leaders Should Not Do – if They Want Innovation


We hear plenty of advice for leaders on what they should do to drive entrepreneurship and innovation in their organizations. Leadership Best Practices Innovation Leadership

Creating high-performing and faster-moving teams

Innovation Excellence

collaboration Innovation #teaminnovation agile business innovation design Creativity dedicated innovation teams education Entrepreneurship Innovation Management Innovation Team Innovation Teams Leadership teamingIt seems that every meeting I went to recently, and almost every person I spoke to, mentioned the new book, from the authors of How Google Works – The Trillion Dollar Coach. I dutifully ordered it and once I had the chance, diligently read it.