Tag Archives: research

What We Can Learn About Innovation From Crows

Crows are everywhere. There is no denying it. What is fascinating is that unlike many animal species, crows live in harmony with humans (along with rats and cockroaches), and in fact choose to live with humans instead of away from … Continue reading




Posted in Innovation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Highlights from IBM’s Latest Innovation Research

More Than Magic According to a recent research study published by the IBM Institute for Business Value, outperforming organizations are 79% more likely to establish dedicated innovation teams. For those of you who don’t have time to download, print, and … Continue reading




Posted in Innovation | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

How Happy Are You When You Fly?

I came across the following video from British Airways a month or so ago, and I’ve been so busy I haven’t had a chance to write about it, but I finally had a moment and so I thought I would … Continue reading




Posted in marketing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Innovation Quotes of the Day – April 6, 2012

“You can get anything in life you want if you help enough other people get what they want.” – Zig Ziglar – Submitted by Paul Toussaint “An innovation leader’s job isn’t to provide the answers but to provoke the thinking … Continue reading




Posted in Quotes | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Innovation Requires Diagonal Thinking

The outcome of a back and forth of a dialog on Twitter with Scramray E. Pinkus generated a lovely quote worth sharing: “Innovating is like thinking diagonally. A perfect combination of both linear and lateral.” – Scramray E. Pinkus (@Easelton) … Continue reading




Posted in education, Innovation, Psychology, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Global Innovation Index 2011 – Innovation Efficiency

This article is the third in a series of four articles digging into the recently released Global Innovation Index 2011 put together by Insead along with knowledge partners Alcatel-Lucent, Booz & Co., the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), and the … Continue reading




Posted in Entrepreneurship, Government, Innovation, Leadership, Psychology, Social Innovation | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Global Innovation Index 2011 – Inputs and Outputs

This article is the second in a series of four articles digging into the recently released Global Innovation Index 2011 put together by Insead along with knowledge partners Alcatel-Lucent, Booz & Co., the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), and the … Continue reading




Posted in Government, Innovation | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Global Innovation Index 2011 – Country Rankings

This article will be the first of a series of articles digging into the recently released Global Innovation Index 2011. In this issue we will give you just the country rankings. In the coming days I will dig through the … Continue reading




Posted in Innovation, Top 10 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment