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The evaluation metric that kills innovative ideas

I was speaking with a client recently who reminded me of the metrics her CEO had set out for innovative new ideas. While I think it is important to have clear goals and quantifiable metrics for innovations, I was a bit apprehensive about these measurements. Take a look at them and see if you can guess which one gives me the most concern.

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When your company embraces innovation it will become more profitable!

When your company embraces innovation it will become more profitable! | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it

When your company embraces innovation it will also cut costs, your quality will improve, and it will be a safer work environment.

One Keystone Decision (like embracing innovation as a corporate mandate) can effect every other part of your organization. A commitment to Innovation can turn into all sorts of successes everywhere. That Keystone for Innovation is held up by all your other efforts, while providing stability for the corporate structure at the same time.

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5 Keys to Evaluating New Ideas

5 Keys to Evaluating New Ideas | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it

The innovation process can generate a myriad of ideas—in fact, it usually results in more ideas than could reasonably be acted upon. One of the more difficult challenges we’re often tasked with is deciding which ideas to move forward with and which ones to discard. How do you determine when to take an idea from a vision to a reality?

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