Developing Collaborative Leadership Styles

Innovation Excellence

With a new Australian government recently in place, it raises key questions around the impact of collaborative, autocratic or competitive leadership styles. This caused many voters, like myself, to question what leadership style might be best for our country’s future?

Why Board Leadership Fails

Faisal Hoque

Where is the leadership? The post Why Board Leadership Fails appeared first on Faisal Hoque :: Entrepreneur | Author. Blogs homepage-recent Leadership & Management BOARD BOD Business Compliance Governance Performance Transformation

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US Government’s $2 Trillion infrastructure plan – will it create public value?

Faisal Hoque

The post US Government’s $2 Trillion infrastructure plan – will it create public value? Creativity | Innovation homepage-recent Leadership | Management Government Infrastructure innovation Leadership & Management Management Measurement Outcome Public Sector

Government Innovations: Past, Present, and Future

Phil McKinney

Blog Case Studies Leadership government government industry government innovation government innovations innovation innovation culture killer innovation technology innovationThe world is moving forward. Some countries get left behind, while some move ahead.

What Makes People Optimistic? Hint: It’s Not Government or Business

The Future Shapers

Hint: It’s Not Government or Business appeared first on The Future Shapers. Culture Change Innovation Culture Innovation LeadershipThe first global survey by The Centre for Optimism has that it is not business or the economy that is keeping us happy and fulfilled.

The secret to this government department’s innovation success: Small teams

Idea to Value

Is it possible for government agencies to innovate? And in the case of the US Government: a startup mentality. The federal government is the largest institution in the world, and spends $86 billion annually just on IT projects. Pair these people with dedicated civil servants already working in government. Target their effort to the most mission critical, life-changing services that government offers. Yes, if they use the right people.

Government Funding: Does It Help Or Hurt Innovation?

Phil McKinney

Governments around the world are beginning to see just how much the everyday citizen, the small business owner, or a startup can change the world. Blog Case Studies Leadership Measuring Callahan Innovation challenge.gov EU Government Funding Horizon 2020 New Zealand U.S.

How to make sure the U.S. government’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan doesn’t get wasted

Faisal Hoque

government’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan doesn’t get wasted appeared first on Faisal Hoque :: Entrepreneur | Author. Outcomes and values are changes in conditions that make a positive difference. They generally begin with a verb (e.g.,

Closing the innovation leadership gap

Paul Hobcraft

The first intent was to bridge this innovation leadership gap, it needed to gain the leaderships attention that they needed to address this; they were the very people allowing a gap of critical understanding to how innovation fitted into the organizations plans.

Women in Leadership: How to Bring Out Your Inner Commander

The Future Shapers

There are so many articles out there about what leadership is. Every woman in history who found themselves in a position of leadership faced challenges, and in some ways these challenges were even greater than their male counterparts.

Question to Leadership: If you had to list 3 qualities…

Innovation Excellence

I share them here because I imagine they may apply to your organization as well: Build Capability Change Culture & Values Governance Leadership Management People & Skills business leadership Cause Marketing marketing Organizational Change storytelling success Team BulidingOur team was asked to anonymously submit questions that they wanted answered. While there are many important ones, narrowing it to the top 3 was difficult. But, here's where we landed.

Occupying Terra Incognita: How Governments can shape the Future

The Future Shapers

At a time when the future feels so troubled for so many with the rise of automation, environmental degradation, increasing threats to peace and prosperity and rising inequality, the role of government in shaping the future has never been more important. We can choose to be passive in the face of technological change, governing without acknowledging or adapting to the new world in which citizens live. But how can governments actively shape the future?

How To Change The Way Local Government Works From The Inside Out

Moves the Needle

“A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams.” - Herb Caen Those who carry this vision forward and empower these dreams are the past, present, and future city leadership and employees.

The Role of Leadership in Building a Culture of Data

Acuvate

A culture of data in the organization can only be brought about with prompt decision-making strategies and good directional leadership to drive the initiative. The post The Role of Leadership in Building a Culture of Data appeared first on Acuvate. Overview.

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

Game-Changer

I’ve recently been asked to recommend a good workshop exercise for a leadership team to help them challenge their beliefs / assumptions. First ask: what are the widespread, hackneyed beliefs that govern the way people think about and do business in this space?

Combining lean startup and agile with a design-led approach reduces business risk

Innovation Excellence

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What NASA Can Teach Us About the Intrinsic Value of Connecting to Other Innovators

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A Model for Dual Corporate Innovation Management

Innovation Excellence

As rightly pointed out by Tim Kastelle recently, it’s imperative to distinguish discovery from execution when it comes to startup and innovation activities – bearing in mind that both purposes are complementary and equally important.

Four Simple Layers to Frame Government Innovation for the Next Presidential Administration and Beyond

Innovation Excellence

Today, the concept of government innovation has rapidly moved to the top of the public policy dialogue with the increasing recognition that, like private industry, government should push itself to innovate and transform how it delivers services to its citizens.

The digital innovation era calls for new board leadership

Innovation 360 Group

In doing so, they must of course also follow the law and obey the ”code of conduct” but this may in fact very well kill their companies unless they learn how to govern the risky and experimental nature of world class Innovation!

Leadership Lessons from The Recent Political Crisis in Tamil Nadu

Rmukesh Gupta

Leadership Lessons from Recent Political Crisis in Tamil Nadu by Mukesh Gupta. There are two leadership lessons that we can all learn from the way this entire episode unfolded. Also, the team that wins the power struggle may or may not be the best to take on the leadership. The question now is how stable will the new cabinet under the leadership of Palanisamy be? The losers are the people whom the government is supposed to serve.

5 Leadership Lessons from 2015’s Business Headlines

Adam Hartung

But there are 5 major leadership themes from 2015 that can help companies be better in 2016: 1 – Cost cutting, restructurings and stock buybacks do not increase company value – Dow/DuPont. Let’s hope for better leadership in 2016.

How To Weather 3 Critical Business Crises: Personnel, Systemic, And Contextual

Faisal Hoque

homepage-recent Leadership | Management BREXIT Communication Crisis Governance Growth Leadership & Management Management RiskAs one entrepreneur explains, “crisis management” isn’t a monolithic process or a skill that suits every situation.

Why Innovation Matters In Politics And The Public Sector

Faisal Hoque

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The digital innovation era calls for new board leadership

Innovation 360

In doing so, they must of course also follow the law and obey the ”code of conduct” but this may in fact very well kill their companies unless they learn how to govern the risky and experimental nature of world class Innovation! The second strategic direction is to apply the so called three horizon model for innovation governance (McKinsey, McKinsey Quarterly report, 2009) in multiple and parallel time perspectives (figure 2). board leadership new leadership innovation.

A Model for Dual Corporate Innovation Management

Tim Kastelle

Premise 3 : Exploitation- and exploration-oriented initiatives are separated in terms of organizational anchoring, governance and funding. Innovation governance is carried out by divisional executive management as overall responsible and a dedicated innovation board as supporting structure.

Moving to a Digital World totally across your Business is highly challenging

Paul Hobcraft

Technology is becoming an integral part of our lives, for us personally, as consumers or employees, but equally for businesses, the government and our educational institutions. Transformation is very hard at the best of times for all of us to undertake.

The Twelve Disciplines of Consistently Innovative Organizations

Innovation Excellence

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Digital technology is changing the innovation ‘game’

Paul Hobcraft

Digital technologies are beginning to have a real impact on the methods, approaches, and rates of our innovation outputs. Social technologies are giving us real-time understanding.

You’re Only As Strong As Your Weakest Manager

Faisal Hoque

Management is leadership and leadership is management. homepage-recent Leadership | Management Transformation Governance Leadership & Management Management RiskYour success may depend on it.

What Does a Chief Innovation Officer Do?

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Best Practice chief innovation officer connection governance leadership purpose trainingWe continue to see more and more Chief Innovation Officers at the enterprise level.

The backdrop of digital transformation and its consequences

Paul Hobcraft

Technology is becoming an integral part of our lives, for us personally, as consumers or employees, but equally for businesses, the government and our educational institutions. Digital transformation is now omnipresent and has the potential to reshape the way all organizations operate.

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Swimming along a road in a flood of digital transformation

Paul Hobcraft

The blurring of our lives, of the breaking down of the different old industry demarcations, the blending of government, corporate and social engagements is giving increasing voice to each of us as individuals, all happening due to this exponential set of connections.

The Case for Dual Innovation

Innovation Excellence

The first time I was advocating the idea of a dual innovation approach, here also referred to as organizational ambidexterity, is now more than 5 years ago.

Welcome to the Mid Zone of Innovation

Innovation Excellence

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4 Lessons Learned Through Pentagon Innovations

Phil McKinney

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Cosmetic vs. Strategic Innovation

Imaginatik

Leadership at these companies recognize that the business ecosystems they are familiar with are in flux and will likely stay that way. enterprise innovation governance innovation strategy Leadership

Twelve Jobs that Robots cannot do

Destination Innovation

Government Leadership of Innovation Work and Career artificial intelligence automation bricklayer fastbrick jobs mcdonalds PWC robotThe Hadrian X robot is made by Fastbrick Robotics from Australia. It can lay 1000 house bricks in an hour.

Conquering The 3 Most Common Types Of Company Crisis

Faisal Hoque

homepage-recent Leadership | Management BREXIT Communication Crisis Governance Growth Leadership & Management Management RiskAs one entrepreneur explains, “crisis management” isn’t a monolithic process or a skill that suits every situation.

What the Australian Economy Gets Right About Innovation; and Lessons for Other Countries (Part 1 in series)

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Innovation Decision Makers – the genius or the customer?

Innovation Excellence

Consumer Innovation culture Customers Governance Innovation Leadership Management Product Innovation Innovation Management InsightsSteve Jobs was a genius. He transformed his industry through innovation, making the right call at the right time for the right technology in the right product. Famously, he avoided asking customers what they wanted, because they wouldn’t understand it and it would waste time. Steve Jobs was rare. There are very few situations where.

Lip Service or Real Metamorphosis? How Real Innovation Happens.

Innovation Excellence

culture Governance Innovation Leadership Management Corporate Culture in-house innovation Innovation Culture michael graber Outsourcing Innovation Southern Growth StudioWhen we get called into a company it is often because a very expensive innovation effort failed.

How Companies Innovate Themselves Straight Into Oblivion!

Innovation Excellence

Disruption Governance Growth Innovation Management Strategy failure Innovation Management Leadership obsolesenceThere are a lot of businesses in the world – some estimate 500 million or more.