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New ways to fund social innovation

New ways to fund social innovation | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Venture philanthropy can look hideously complex. It may involve private investors, governments, nongovernmental organizations, and community groups—not to mention the recipients of the funding.
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Why digital disruption resembles a shark fin - Accenture

Why digital disruption resembles a shark fin - Accenture | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Why digital disruption resembles a shark fin more than a bell curve
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Three Innovation Myths That Just Won't Die

Three Innovation Myths That Just Won't Die | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
When it comes to innovation, tall tales and hack advice abound.
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How Useful Is the Theory of Disruptive Innovation?

How Useful Is the Theory of Disruptive Innovation? | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
How well does Clayton M. Christensen’s theory describe what actually transpires in business?
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Your Company Culture Shouldn’t Just Be Great—It Should Be Distinctive

Your Company Culture Shouldn’t Just Be Great—It Should Be Distinctive | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Everybody has a foosball table.
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Innovation Excellence | Away With the Innovation Funnel Process

Innovation Excellence | Away With the Innovation Funnel Process | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it

There is a wide range of definitions for the terms “Creativity” and “Innovation”. The one I use the most has two elements to it. From a domain perspective, Innovation is an organizational function, while Creativity is an individual function.

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The role of rewards in enabling a culture of innovation | Hay Group

The role of rewards in enabling a culture of innovation | Hay Group | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it

Hay Group recently conducted a study to identify the impact of reward programs on enabling a culture of organization innovation. 

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Sometimes, true innovation is a lump of iron

Sometimes, true innovation is a lump of iron | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Sometimes, true innovation can be really simple. It can be revolutionizing, improve the life of millions of people and at the same time be so low-tech that you think it was invented in the Stone Age -...
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How Liberal Arts Colleges Reinvent Themselves As Startup Factories

How Liberal Arts Colleges Reinvent Themselves As Startup Factories | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Small liberal arts colleges are reinventing themselves as entrepreneur hatcheries--both for billion-dollar startups and social change makers.
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Design Thinking: From Mystery Space to Problem Space

Design Thinking: From Mystery Space to Problem Space | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
How to use Design Thinking as an end to end innovation process? This is the question I’m asking myself frequently. Many people might say, Design Thinking is already an innovation process by definition...
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Imagining a Bright Future of Work

Imagining a Bright Future of Work | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it

The “gig economy,” the “on-demand economy,” the “sharing economy,” the “coordination economy,” the “digital matching economy”— whatever term we use, there’s a lot of talk about rapid technology-enabled changes in the nature of work. 

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Know 360 App | Thomson Reuters

Know 360 App | Thomson Reuters | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Industry-specific publications provide insights and information in the financial, risk, legal, and scientific markets – helping you drive profitability, connect, collaborate, navigate an ever-changing regulatory environment, and manage risk in your organization.
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How to Be a Trendsetter

How to Be a Trendsetter | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
If you rely on creativity, invest resources in identifying trend and invite a fresh perspective on what your company provides its customers, you won't be chasing the current trends; you will be defining them.
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Why being weird is your best creative trait

Why being weird is your best creative trait | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it

It’s hard to argue of a more valuable creative skill than an eye for the innovative and unique. 

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The Best Way To Innovate Is To Do It With Purpose | Digital Tonto

The Best Way To Innovate Is To Do It With Purpose | Digital Tonto | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Often the best way to build a resume—and avoid mediocrity—is to start thinking about your eulogy and what impact you want to make on the world.
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7 Ways to Ignite Innovation and Surpass Your Competition

7 Ways to Ignite Innovation and Surpass Your Competition | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
The ferocity of business competition demands innovation and risk taking, both of which require a state of mind that can be cultivated.
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How to Develop an Innovation Perspective

How to Develop an Innovation Perspective | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Because firms must now provide more and cut costs at the same time, planning must include an "innovation perspective."
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The multiple tiers of Intrapreneurship programs

The multiple tiers of Intrapreneurship programs | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it

Implementing a lasting intrapreneurship program requires more than just the opening of an R&D lab or labeling something as skunkwork project.

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Behind All Great Innovations Is an Innovative Culture

Behind All Great Innovations Is an Innovative Culture | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Simply throwing money at innovation does not always spell success. To enjoy the spoils of innovation, the right culture must also be in place.
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Innovation and Leadership in the Workplace of the Future

Innovation and Leadership in the Workplace of the Future | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
There is no shortage of drivers competing to advance organizational freedom and engagement: technological, sociological, generational, philosophical and myriad others. I believe that innovation and leadership economics will vie for the pole position as key drivers in the race.
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The Physics Of Disruption

The Physics Of Disruption | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
If Jeremy England is right and the purpose of life is to create order, then we find meaning not by remaining faithful to that which came before us, but by channeling our energies to adapt to that which is to come
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89% of CEOs Think Talent Determines Innovation Outcome

89% of CEOs Think Talent Determines Innovation Outcome | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it
Invention and innovation are at the heart of our economy and our democratic society.
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LEGO SERIOUS PLAY at Harvard Business School | Serious Play Pro

LEGO SERIOUS PLAY at Harvard Business School | Serious Play Pro | Innovation Strategies | Scoop.it

What do magic and LEGO® have to do with innovation? At HBS Executive Education’s Leading Product Innovation program, the answer is: “everything.”

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