Monthly Archives: April 2012

Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 25, 2012

“Figure out how to take risks that keep you in the game even if you fail.” – Seth Godin “Over the last couple of decades, companies have increasingly found that employees who pursue what they do with passion will outperform … Continue reading

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Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 24, 2012

On Einstein’s quote “Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.” from yesterday: “I don’t think it is either/or proposition. Imagination leads to new knowledge and new knowledge leads to imagination. At end of the … Continue reading

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Can Microsoft win the Android and iPhone Haters?

Nobody, including people inside Microsoft, would argue with the fact that Microsoft beat Google and Apple to the Mobile OS marketplace, but lags them both in terms of market share. According to Wikipedia, the IBM Simon was the world’s first … Continue reading

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Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 23, 2012

GQ8RR2893MWS “Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things, because we’re curious…and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” – From the movie ‘Meet the Robinsons’ … Continue reading

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Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 22, 2012

“To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.” – David Sable “As the innovation velocity of an organization becomes a more crucial competitive differentiator in the global marketplace, it is mandatory that innovation becomes everyone’s … Continue reading

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Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 21, 2012

“America’s growth historically has been fueled mostly by investment, education, productivity, innovation and immigration. The one thing that doesn’t seem to have anything to do with America’s growth rate is a brutal work schedule.” – Fareed Zakaria “The relative skill … Continue reading

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Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 20, 2012

“The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There comes a leap in consciousness, call it intuition or what you will, and the solution comes to you, and you don’t know how or why.” – Albert Einstein … Continue reading

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Innovation or Invention? – Portable Personal Mobility Device

In writing my article yesterday – Innovation or Invention? – Gyroscopically Stabilized Electric Motorcycle – I came across an interesting video from 2009 of an invention called the U3-X from the research labs at Honda. While I found the Lit … Continue reading

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Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 19, 2012

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas Edison “Growth and innovation are driven by customer insights discovered through customer observation and conversation.” – Braden Kelley “The hardest part of … Continue reading

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Innovation or Invention? – Gyroscopically Stabilized Electric Motorcycle

I came across the C-1 from Lit Motors in an article by Donna Sturgess over on Innovation Excellence that made me wonder, will this be an invention or an innovation? As you may know my definition of innovation stresses that … Continue reading

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