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  • 3 Small Things that will Increase Innovation in Your Company the Most

    Last month I delivered my "un-kill innovation" executive workshop to an executive team of a Fortune 500 technology company in Florida. It was a great experience all around, but at the end I was asked for the key takeaways, and I narrowed them down to the following. Continue reading → Orig...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Change, Creativity, Inspiration, Leadership, Management, People & Skills, collaboration, culture, Innovation Management, Innovation Mindset, innovative thinking

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  • Muhammad Ali: an analogy for innovation

    Today I'll argue that Ali embodies innovation, and his life is symbolic and perhaps an analogy for what innovators live and do. Continue reading → Original: http://www.innovationexcellence.com/blog/2016/06/07/muhammad-ali-an-analogy-for-innovation/ By: Jeffrey PhillipsPosted: June 7, 2016...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Celebrity, Entertainment, Headlines, Inspiration, People & Skills, Profiles of Innovators, Uncategorized, Boxing, Innovator Profile, sports, Success Stories

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  • Monday Morning Mojo: Self-Transformation

    If you have ever had a goal that seems out of reach, beyond your ability, self- transformation is the key to succeeding. Self-transformation is the ability to intentionally provide yourself with experience that increases your abilities. Continue reading → Original: http://www.innovationex...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Build Capability, Change, Inspiration, Leadership, Management, People & Skills, Quotes, Uncategorized

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  • Business Transformation Is All About Feedback

      The purpose of a business is to create customers.Sharper performance results in more and happier customersThus… we aim to optimize performance, hence the business term: Performance Management. Sounds simple, but of course it isn’t. Humans have a lust for control and have dev...


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  • Constraints and Creativity (the mother of innovation)

    Musings on the theory of constraints and its relevance for creativity - and innovation - in business. Continue reading → Original: http://www.innovationexcellence.com/blog/2016/07/05/constraints-and-creativity-the-mother-of-innovation/ By: Peter CookPosted: July 5, 2016, 5:00 pm

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Creativity, Disruption, Inspiration, People & Skills, Profiles of Innovators, Business Models, constraints, history, Lessons from Innovators, music

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  • Hey Innovators! Why not do new work?

    Doing new work isn’t difficult, thinking about is difficult. Stop thinking and start starting; there’s no other way. Continue reading → Original: http://www.innovationexcellence.com/blog/2016/07/08/hey-innovators-why-not-do-new-work/ By: Mike ShipulskiPosted: July 8, 2016, 5:0...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Build Capability, Design, Inspiration, People & Skills, failure, fear, Learning, New Ideas

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  • Reboot a Sluggish Brand

    First off, you need to decide if you genuinely want to reboot a brand. Some people get so tethered to old ideas about the brand that there is resistance to rethink its meaning and potential. If you are serious about growth and see rebooting as the only path of salvation, read on. Original: htt...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Build Capability, Customers, Inspiration, marketing, brand, brand reboot, category leadership, private label, Sales, value

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  • Innovation Lessons from Michelangelo

    Learning curve matters above all else. Michelangelo is my new innovation hero and Ancora Imparo is my new innovation mantra. Original: http://innovationexcellence.com/blog/2017/05/08/innovation-lessons-from-michelangelo/ By: Saul KaplanPosted: May 9, 2017, 12:00 am

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Europe, Inspiration, People & Skills, Processes & Tools, Profiles of Innovators, Creativity, Leadership, Learning, Renaissance

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  • Leadership’s Most Important Secret

    This is not your average story about business leadership. But it illustrates one of the crucial concepts every truly great leader knows. Original: http://innovationexcellence.com/blog/2017/05/15/leaderships-most-important-secret/ By: Tom KoulopoulosPosted: May 15, 2017, 11:37 pm

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Build Capability, Culture & Values, Inspiration, Leadership, People & Skills, courage, Pakistan, Peter Drucker

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  • Accidental Innovation? How to Harness Discoveries!

    Accidental discoveries played a significant role in the introduction of some of the biggest business ideas. Here is how to harness them. Original: http://innovationexcellence.com/blog/2017/05/18/accidental-innovation-how-to-harness-discoveries/ By: Yoram SolomonPosted: May 18, 2017, 12:00 pm

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Inspiration, People & Skills, Processes & Tools, Profiles of Innovators, discovery, ideas, ideation, invention, Startup

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