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  • Simple Formula That Explains Why Anyone Would Buy Your Invention

    The following is taken from a course that I developed and currently teach at the Cox Graduate School of Business at the Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas, named “Evaluating Entrepreneurial Opportunities” (CISB 6226) The subject of this article is the million (or 10 ...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Business Models, Creativity, Disruption, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, marketing, Sales, invention, product, Return On Investment, success

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  • Validate the Business Model Before Building It

    One of the best ways to learn is to make a prototype. Prototypes come in many shapes and sizes, but their defining element is the learning objective behind them. When you start with what you want to learn, the prototype is sure to satisfy the learning objective. But start with the prototype, and ...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Business Models, Innovation, prototypes

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  • Change Management: Combating Resistance and Driving Adoption Through Innovation

    A strong change management program requires more than a strong change management plan. It requires a plan that transforms change management into an ongoing priority for your organization. As I’ve stated in the other change management articles on LaunchStreet, change management should be mor...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Business Models, Change, Innovation, Leadership, Management, change management, culture, engagement, work culture

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  • Emerging Collaborative Tribes, Networks and Collectives 

    It is becoming widely accepted that collaborative organisations adopt more fluid and loose structures, where individuals are given greater responsibility to take smart risks, make decisions appropriate to their role and the task concerned: Without hierarchy, status, power plays and the convention...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, collaboration, culture, Design, Growth, Innovation, Business Models, change, future, Innovation Management, Leadership, Strategy, success

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  • Prioritize Your Best Ideas With One Powerful Tool

    Innovation is as much about choosing what not to do as it is about deciding what you’re going to do. I’ll never forget the words of a client of mine, an executive at PepsiCo: “We can do anything, but we can’t do everything,”  he said to me. So true. But most com...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Innovation, Management, Strategy, Business Models, technology

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  • Biomedicine as a Social Enterprise

     In his new book, Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus shares his vision for a kinder, gentler planet. It starts with recognizing what he describes as the inherent cruelty of capitalism, the need to value the abilities of every human being and understanding that saving the environmen...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Business Models, Innovation

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  • The art of innovation, helping cities and governments to make strategic choices

    Pierre-Alexandre Balland is Professor & Innovation Strategy Advisor at Utrecht University and visiting professor at MIT Media Lab, a renowned interdisciplinary research lab, founded in 1985 by Nicholas Negroponte, that encourages the unconventional mixing and matching of seemingly d...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Business Models, Data, Collective intelligence, Innovation, mit media lab, Pierre-Alexandre Balland, Recomendation, smart city, startups, Utrecht University

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  • Beyond the Business Model Canvas

    For decades when business people and aspiring entrepreneurs came up with an idea and became serious about commercializing it, they would, by default, create a business plan. Anyone who has ever created a business plan knows they are a LOT of work. And as any innovator knows, most ideas turn out t...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Business Models, Change, Innovation, Business Model Canvas, business tools, Change Planning Canvas, Change Planning Toolkit, Customer Journey Maps, Empathy Map, experience maps, Lean Canvas, service design, Value Proposition Canvas

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  • Gig Economy, The Side Hustle and the Changing Digital Landscape

    The term “gig economy” is positioned by its many advocates and detractors as part of the new economy, a byproduct of globalization and the Internet. It’s true that the gig economy has been further enabled by digital platforms which make it easier to collaborate on a virtual basi...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Business Models, Change, Entrepreneurship, gig economy

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  • Is Organizational Structure The Secret to Innovation?

    Change your company’s structure to get bigger and better ideas. Just about everyone wants more creativity and innovation these days. But what’s the secret to getting it? While most companies agree that innovation is vital, few actually spend time creating...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Innovation, Management, Strategy, Business Models, Business Strategy

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