Innovate Innovation Policy

Gregg Fraley

Why a Hostile Immigration Policy is Stupid. I’m not going to comment on the moral or overtly political aspects of the new immigration policy. I will say I think that the new policy is hostile, at the very least in terms of how it’s perceived by people overseas.

Witnessing the future of innovation policy

100%Open

Participating in the first week of the Indian iteration of the Global Innovation Policy Accelerator. The Policy Accelerator is an executive development programme seeking to build a global network of innovation policy entrepreneurs. Global Innovation Policy Accelerator.

Research Policy added to FT journal list

Open Innovation

As an associate editor of Research Policy, I can say that the editorial board is very proud of the recognition that comes from being added to this list. What is Research Policy? ” journals Research PolicyToday the Financial Times announced that it has updated its list of journals used for ranking global business schools.

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HunchBuzz

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Killer of change? ‘Idiot policy’

HunchBuzz

I wasn’t surprised when I discovered that the word Policy is derived from the French word Police. It’s true existing policy reflects a great deal of organizational learning, but the reality is that stagnant policy has unintended consequences. I read of a bank that elicited feedback across the organization in an attempt to identify ‘idiot policy.’ Amending policy just doesn’t appear to be getting enough air time.

Raise The Minimum Wage: It’s Innovation Policy

It's Saul Connected

may be our best innovation policy. You wouldn’t know it from either our current innovation policy or the partisan catfight, cable news talking heads, and tired political arguments about minimum wage. Raising the minimum wage should be cast as an innovation policy.

Living in a globally connected world of Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

For policy makers around the global all working to design the most optimum innovation conditions they might not be considering enough the true effects their individual policy decision means, it might actually be undermining the very thing they are attempting to achieve.

United Airlines Reverses Bonus Policy Decision

Michael Roberto

After a firestorm of criticism, United Airlines has walked back their compensation policy change. Hopefully, Kirby and his team have learned that they would not have "misjudged" the employee reaction if they had simply sought feedback BEFORE issuing this policy announcement. The Board of Directors ought to be asking penetrating questions about that process more generally, rather than only focusing on this particular policy. Well, that didn't take long.

L.L. Bean Alters Its Unlimited Returns Policy

Michael Roberto

Bean announced a major change in its famous product return policy yesterday. Bean's longstanding policy, leading to this change in company policy: Over the past five years, the company has lost $250 million on returned items that are classified by the company as ‘‘destroy quality,’’ said L.L. Bean, the policy change is not without risk. The new policy on the L.L. They simply do not want to have to provide a blanket, open-ended return policy for all.

Turnbull’s Innovation Policy: What’s in it for big business?

Innovation Excellence

[link] Continue reading → Government Headlines Innovation News Uncategorized

China and Trump Plan to Kill Innovation from Outer Space

Innovation Excellence

Innovation Policy Science China Donald J Trump Donald Trump free trade tariffsFirst, let me say that this is not a political article, but instead an article about a potential innovation crisis looming just over the horizon thanks to brinkmanship between China and the United States.

Too much Precaution deters Innovation

Destination Innovation

The precautionary principle states that if an action or policy has a suspected risk of causing harm to the public, or to the environment, in the absence of scientific consensus that the action or policy is not harmful, the burden of proof that it is not harmful falls on those taking the action.

Leading Innovation within Government Agencies: What to Drive and What to Avoid

InnovationManagement

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Innovation in Cities – How Big Data Builds Smart Cities

InnovationManagement

Strategies big data governments innovative local policy movement data population management populations public transport senor-driven smart navigation transportation trendsMore people are living in cities than ever before. More people are living closer together and changing weather and climate trends carry more threats to citizens. As cities become more digital, it is becoming easier to understand and predict the trends that are affecting the lives of the population.

Capitalism isn’t broken. It’s been high-jacked.

Innovation Excellence

Government Policy capitalism human journey Innovation socialismWe live in tense times. In our era even seen systemic and corporate fraud at SkyTel, Enron, and others. We’ve watched our tax dollars bail out many of the largest banks and insurance companies.

How was it for you?

100%Open

100%Open collaboration design-led innovation disruptive innovation entrepreneurs higher education innovation innovation policy innovation strategy interdisciplinarity knowledge transfer Learning open innovation skills for innovationHow mentoring can add value. Merely having experience does not make a great mentor. Sometimes it doesn’t even make a good one. Above all, mentoring requires curiosity and empathy.

How to Foster an Organizational Culture that Encourages Innovation

InnovationManagement

Creative Leadership Innovation Psychology 20% policy beta testing creative leadership efficiency employee ideation google leadership mistakesInnovative and forward-thinking companies are successful because they have new, exciting, and useful products or services before others and consumers take notice of companies regularly producing the next big thing.

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

InnovationManagement

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Simple Things That Could Hold You Back in Your Transformation Journey

Rmukesh Gupta

Do we still need policies. One of these expense request got rejected with the reason that this is not according to policy and if I need to get the same approved, I need an approval from my CFO as an exception approval. This made me think about the so many policies that we create and enforce on our employees and customers all the time. I know for sure that not many people read all the policies of their organisations. Simple Things by Mukesh Gupta.

How the U.S. government can boost startups, innovation, and jobs!

Innovation Excellence

Creativity Government Innovation Policy jobs StartupThe Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act was signed into law by President Obama in May 2012. The idea was to relax regulations that prevented or slowed early stage investments by non-institutional investors.

What makes a country innovative?

Innovation Excellence

Government Innovation News Open Innovation Research The Economy education environment Finance legal policyEach year INSEAD team up with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and Cornell University to produce an innovation league table for the countries of the world.

Making Design Thinking Work in Complex Ecosystems

Innovation Excellence

Continue reading → Book Review Design Innovation Leadership Uncategorized Design Thinking health healthcare Healthcare Policy Innovation Ecosystem Value Creation

Report Tracks Progress In Building Digital Economies

Innovation Excellence

Digital Government Growth Digital Economy Digital Innovation Economics policy making

Innovation for Introverts

100%Open

100% Open 100%Open collective innovation collective intelligence David Simoes-Brown entrepreneurs innovation innovation policy innovation strategy open innovation skills for innovation social networks user-led innovationThanks to everyone who spoke at our Winter Union meet-up. And to those who braved the cold and incipient party season to come, learn and socialise. We had 10 cracking presentations and a great turn-out.

Auto and Energy Innovation Hearken 3rd Industrial Revolution?

Innovation Excellence

Consumer Innovation Disruption education Government Innovation Jobs News Clean Energy Energy Policy Industrial Revolution self-driving carsThe tie between autos, the future of energy, and perhaps even the fate of the world are more intense that one may realize.

Today Every Company must be a Service Provider and a Software Company

Innovation Excellence

Continue reading → People & Skills Policy The Economy babolat Dassault internet IoT John Deere kettle PARC software tesla thingsCompanies will need to think innovatively about customer needs. CEOs must ask ‘In the IOT what is our new value proposition?’

What’s New in Crowdsourcing?

InnovationManagement

News climate change crowdsourcing finance gaming industry healthcare mobile open data open government public policy retail industry science sustainabilityThis month we’ve seen how the crowd continues to contribute in the political arena and in further developing clean and safe cities.

Negotiation.

100%Open

100% Open 100%Open Business models collaboration collective innovation convergence creative economy crowdsourcing David Simoes-Brown design-led innovation disruptive innovation entrepreneurs innovation policy innovation strategy intellectual property rights UncategorizedUse Business Empathy. There is a lot of talk about negotiation in the media currently. Much of it seems somewhat macho and much of it from people with little direct experience of contemporary business practice.

Even The Most Radical Visions Can Succeed If They Are Built On Shared Values

Digital Tonto

What’s key isn’t any particular plan or policy, but whether you can appeal to common values and mobilize supporters to influence institutions that will determine whether you can bring change. [[ This is a content summary only.

For Independence Day – Why The USA Could Lose World Dominance – Demographic Trends

Adam Hartung

Innovation Lifecycle demographics economic growth government policy multinational companies population trends USAThe world has entered a period of rapid change where population and demographics are key drivers. The US must view other countries without its Status Quo prism to objectively consider trends to innovate and capture economic growth.

Blank’s Rule – To predict the future 1/3 of you need to be crazy

Steve Blank

Filed under: Corporate Innovation , Science and Industrial Policy. Corporate Innovation Science and Industrial PolicyIn a rapidly changing world those who copy the past have doomed their future.

The Red Queen Problem – Innovation in the DoD and Intelligence Community

Steve Blank

The framework has the team talking not just to potential customers but also with people responsible for legal, support, contracting, policy, and finance. Filed under: Hacking For Defense , Science and Industrial Policy. Hacking For Defense Science and Industrial Policy“…it takes all the running you can do to keep in the same place. ”. The Red Queen Alice in Wonderland.

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Innovation Outposts and The Evolution of Corporate R&D

Steve Blank

Filed under: Corporate Innovation , Science and Industrial Policy. Corporate Innovation Science and Industrial PolicyI first met Evangelos Simoudis when he ran IBM’s Business Intelligence Solutions Division and then as CEO of his first startup Customer Analytics.

How to Curate the Workplace for a Stellar Employee Experience

Tembosocial

Tell me if this sounds familiar - you get an email from Corporate about an important policy change. You know it’s important but where can you put stash the message so that you don’t lose it or forget about the policy when you do need to act on it?

Innovation Outposts in Silicon Valley – Going to Where the Action Is

Steve Blank

Filed under: Corporate Innovation , Science and Industrial Policy. Corporate Innovation Science and Industrial PolicyThis is the second in a series about the changing models of corporate innovation co-authored with Evangelos Simoudis.