If you’ve ever googled "What is Innovation?” you’ll know that there are more than a million ways to answer that question. Unfortunately, only a handful of these definitions will actually help you achieve the holy grail that is Innovation. Here we outline the best way to define and think about Innovation, specifically for those who want to achieve it.
Ideas are wonderful things, until they start costing you money. Right? We all love a good idea, but how do we follow it through without investing large sums of cash, risking jobs and collegial respect if things don't go to plan. Being open to failure is one thing, being successful at it is another. Andrew Jones, outlines some simple tips you can implement, that take the fear out of failure and the price out of prototyping.
This month we went back to basics and took a look at our ABCs from a different point of view, in order to create a definitive A to Z guide to Innovation. Find out why we chose Insight over Ideas and Willingness ahead of Workforce. Did Collaboration pip Culture to the post, was it S for Strategy or Stimulus and what on earth did we come up with for X, Y and Z.