Monthly Archives: June 2009

Innovation Through Design Thinking

Here is another video from Tim Brown of IDEO, this one is “Innovation Through Design Thinking” from a visit to MIT (skip ahead three minutes if you’re pressed for time): According to IDEO, Design Thinking is a human-centered approach to … Continue reading

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My View on Crowdsourcing Published on BusinessWeek.com

Helen Walters, Business Week’s Editor for Innovation and Design, recently gathered opinions on crowdsourcing, via Twitter. I replied with a quote via email and Business Week published it recently with a dozen others. Here’s mine: You can find the whole … Continue reading

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Creativity versus Literacy

I came across this video of Sir Ken Robinson speaking about how schools kill creativity. He contends that more emphasis should be placed on teaching creativity in schools, and that teaching creativity should be as important as teaching literacy. Here … Continue reading

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Definition – What is Innovation?

Innovation has been defined many ways by many different people. In January 2009, innovation was defined forty different ways in under 140 characters for a Twitter contest. These of course aren’t the only possible definitions for innovation, but here is … Continue reading

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