Category Archives: Innovation

Bureaucracy and Politics versus Innovation

Innovation in military hardware is really hard. I wanted to call this article “Corruption versus Innovation” but I sailed back from the precipice to a more forgiving title to give the government and military contractors the benefit of the doubt … Continue reading

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Teaching Old Fish New Tricks

We used to assume that the world was flat. We used to assume that the sun orbited around the earth. We used to assume that it was impossible to go faster than the speed of sound. These assumptions were all … Continue reading

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Four Innovation Ecosystem Building Blocks

GUEST POST from Greg Satell It’s hard to find anyone who wouldn’t agree that Microsoft’s 2001 antitrust case was a disaster for the company. Not only did it lose the case, but it wasted time, money and—perhaps most importantly—focus on … Continue reading

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Everyday Innovation

GUEST POST from John Bessant We’re all innovators, even if we never thought of calling ourselves that… Here’s a challenge. Close your eyes and try to visualize an entrepreneur. There’s a good chance that what you’ve come up with will … Continue reading

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Top 100 Innovation and Transformation Articles of 2021

2021 marked the re-birth of my original Blogging Innovation blog as a new blog called Human-Centered Change and Innovation. Many of you may know that Blogging Innovation grew into the world’s most popular global innovation community before being re-branded as … Continue reading

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Why So Much Innoflation?

GUEST POST from Arlen Meyers Inflation is all over the news and at your kitchen table. In case you cut all those economics classes, inflation happens when too much money chases too few goods. It’s happening now because of COVID … Continue reading

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Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2021

After a week of torrid voting and much passionate support, along with a lot of gut-wrenching consideration and jostling during the judging round, I am proud to announce your Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2021: Janet Sernack Janet Sernack is … Continue reading

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Developing 21st-Century Leader and Team Superpowers

GUEST POST from Janet Sernack According to McKinsey & Co, in a recent article The new roles of leaders in 21st-century organizations they say that the focus of leaders, in traditional organisations, is to maximize value for shareholders. To do this effectively, … Continue reading

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Technology Not Always the Key to Innovation

Humans love technology and often we make the mistake of thinking that technology is the only path to innovation. But there are many examples that prove this is often folly… The wine industry offers a couple of great examples. Alternative … Continue reading

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Re-Thinking for a New Era

GUEST POST from Janet Sernack In our last blog, we proposed, rather than living in a world where everyone hates to fail, why not adopt a rethink, respond, regroup, thrive pattern, and experience failure as an opportunity for change, unlearning, and … Continue reading

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