Monthly Archives: April 2021

Five Lessons I Learned as an Accidental Entrepreneur

You don’t have to start a business to learn from my journey. I like think of myself as an accidental entrepreneur. I originally set out to make innovation insights accessible for the greater good. But, nearly 15 years after publishing … Continue reading

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After Hours with Mauro Porcini – PepsiCo’s First Chief Design Officer

A short while ago I had the opportunity to sit down with Mauro Porcini, SVP & Chief Design Officer at PepsiCo, a multi-billion-dollar American corporation with more than 250,000 employees. It is the second largest food and beverage company in … Continue reading

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Mask of the Road Warrior – The Xupermask

WILL.I.AM and Honeywell have collaborated to bring the Xupermask to market. What is the Xupermask? It’s probably easiest to describe the Xupermask as equal parts: health & safety equipment, personal electronics, and fashion statement. At its heart the Xupermask is … Continue reading

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Zoom Tutorial – Amazing New PowerPoint Background Feature

EPISODE SIX – Ask the Consultant Today in EPISODE SIX of Ask the Consultant, host Braden Kelley shows you how to take advantage of an amazing new Zoom feature that lets you easily create compelling videos with PowerPoint slides over … Continue reading

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The Rise of Employee Relationship Management (ERM)

What’s in a name? From the early days when HR was referred to as workforce management or personnel management, to the emergence of scientific management and labor unions, the practice of human resources has been constantly evolving. The name for … Continue reading

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An Innovation Evangelist Can Increase Your Reputation and Innovation Velocity

Building upon my popular article Rise of the Evangelist, I wanted to create an article for the global innovation community focused specifically on the importance of the innovation evangelist role. In my previous article I defined five different types of … Continue reading

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