How Bias, Not Complacency Can Lead To Disruption

“Success is a lousy teacher,” says Bill Gates. “It seduces smart people into thinking that they can’t lose”. This is the common narrative when it comes to innovation. The typical story of disruption is that it happens because successful companies and leaders...

How To Move Beyond R&D To Search For Customer Value

Most innovators are obsessed with the products and services they are working on – far more obsessed than they should be. I have met software programmers who get so excited about the technical aspects of the application they are creating, they forget the users of...

Is Your Company Ready For Innovation?

Established companies have to innovate for the future while running their core business. This is a reality that is now accepted by the majority of corporate leaders. A report by McKinsey notes that 70% of senior leaders view innovation as one of the top three drivers...

How To Bring An Innovation Culture To Life

  According to the Financial Times, 2019 is set to be a turbulent year for the world’s biggest companies. A perfect storm of political, social and economic upheavals seem to be brewing at the very moment when companies need to be investing in technologies to respond...