Category: Enterprise

Creating an Environment for Organizational Transformation

Transformational Change Truly successful transformation requires organizational leadership to not only “talk the talk” but “walk the talk.”  This is no less true when organizations work toward embedding a culture of continuous innovation in order…

Time to Innovate

Perhaps the most underutilized assets in most companies are the ideas in their employees’ heads. It makes sense that the people spending most of their day working on products or with customers are bombarded with…

There’s an MVP for That

The Lean Startup is a methodology that helps increase our odds of success when working on a venture under conditions of extreme uncertainty. Through systematic, rapid experimentation, we attempt to validate our biggest assumptions before…

What’s Better than Brainstorming?

In the innovation process, one of our earliest activities is ideation, i.e. collecting many ideas so we have several viable alternatives for solving the problem. A common practice is to schedule a brainstorming session where…

Here’s What You Need in an Executive Sponsor

Organizations across industries are setting up startup teams. They’re sometimes called innovation teams or skunkworks projects. Many of these teams are missing a critical piece of the puzzle: The Executive Sponsor. If you’re part of…