Category: Think Future

1 Way We Innovate: Change The Nouns

Innovate By Triggering Simple Semantic Shifts Disruptive new and innovative products need not be created through completely new thinking. In fact, completely new thinking can sometimes be difficult, requiring a completely different growth mindset, environment, and team. It’s something you may not have access to, or be able to whip up at a moments notice, when…

What’s Your IN.Q. or Innovation Quotient?

What’s your I.Q.? What’s your personal I.Q.? I’m not talking about intelligence quotient. I’m talking about your innovation quotient. Let’s call it an IN.Q. – pronounced “in-queue” How innovative are you, personally? Wouldn’t it be great if everyone had a personal innovation “score” like that? A metric that we could use to determine how innovative a…

INNOVATION MASTERY 18: Running An External Innovation Program [VIDEO]

Book available here: http://amzn.to/29q9ZsK This episode: Running an external program While this book is focused on internal crowdsourced innovation programs, you may wish to run an externally focused program, which includes prospects and customers. Examples of this include My Starbucks Idea and LEGO Ideas where your inventors and reviewers are not your employees. While these…