Overcoming Innovation Program Anxiety: Program Sponsors’ Creed – Role & Responsibilities

Overcoming Innovation Program Anxiety: Program Sponsors’ Creed – Role & Responsibilities

Whether your company has been innovating all along, or is just getting started with making innovation an intentional focus, there’s one fact that holds true: you can’t accomplish anything without dedicated support for both your overarching innovation program, and the...
Overcoming Innovation Program Anxiety:  Which Came First – The Sponsor or the Challenge?

Overcoming Innovation Program Anxiety: Which Came First – The Sponsor or the Challenge?

Every person involved in your company’s innovation program and process is valuable, of course, but one of the most vital roles that must be strategically filled for an innovation challenge to meet with success is that of Innovation Challenge Sponsor. The Challenge...
Overcoming Innovation Program Anxiety: Smashing Silos Encourages Participation – Here’s How

Overcoming Innovation Program Anxiety: Smashing Silos Encourages Participation – Here’s How

All forward-thinking companies are focused on innovation – at least in theory. In practice, many companies may think they’re working on innovation, when all they’re actually doing is circling the drain. Because innovation appears to be such a mystical process,...