Tag Archives: Innovation

What do you need for Christmas? An intrapreneur.

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There is danger ahead for many of you. The bigger you are the harder it is to innovate. Or so says many critics. And we tend to agree. Sometimes. Those giants of industry do start to move slowly. However the truth is this: Large or small, for-profit or nonprofit, an organization that invests in intrapreneurs—and gives them what they need ...

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How to solve for Homelessness in Austin. Innovation at it’s Best.

We recently got this message from the new Mayor of Austin, TX, Steve Adler. Instead of building new shelters or home, why not use what we already have? A great, innovative solution to helping with affordable housing in Austin. What do you think? How is your city handling this issue? ============================ With less than a month until Veterans Day, I ...

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How rapid is your innovation process?

For most of us it’s simply not. However there is an increasing trend of events that offer you to take in an idea or concept and refine it with experts. We talk about this in the next book I am writing, such as accelerator programs (like the one I am involved with at PwC) or startup incubators, but here’s an ...

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Greenlights Interim ED Program

Saw this today from our friends at Greenlights and thought it was a pretty smart idea. It’s a pretty innovative solution to a common problem. From their site: “What do you do when it’s time to find a new ED? Board members are suddenly asking each other: Should we promote internally, start a national search, find an interim, or have ...

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