Author Archives: Steve Blank

About Steve Blank

Steve Blank is an Adjunct Professor at Stanford and Senior Fellow for Innovation at Columbia University. He has been described as the Father of Modern Entrepreneurship, credited with launching the Lean Startup movement that changed how startups are built; how entrepreneurship is taught; how science is commercialized, and how companies and the government innovate.

Innovation Lessons from Ukraine and China for the DoD

GUEST POST from Steve Blank Portions of this post previously appeared in ‘War On the Rocks’ Looking at a satellite image of Ukraine online I realized it was from Capella Space – one of our Hacking for Defense student teams … Continue reading

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Why Innovation Heroes Indicate a Dysfunctional Organization

GUEST POST from Steve Blank Recently I got invited to an “innovation hero” award ceremony at a government agency. I don’t know how many of these I’ve been to in the last couple years, but this one just made my … Continue reading

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