Data is the New Dollar: The Future of Value

Historically, companies have pursued the dollar as a measure of value in the pursuit of shareholder value. Cash flow, profits, and asset values are all about dollars. I think an additional set of measurements can be added to the mix around the value of data....
Where Innovation Labs Fail: The Handoff – Neo Innovation

Where Innovation Labs Fail: The Handoff – Neo Innovation

The handoff is the break point for the broad success of innovation lab projects. It’s part of the reason Nordstrom shut their famous lab down and absorbed the staff into the broader IT organization. There are other ways to deal with the challenge — spin off the labs...

Virtual Subway Store

This is an interesting concept. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGaVFRzTTP4] YouTube – Tesco Homeplus Virtual Subway Store in South Korea.

Get to work

The advice I like to give young artists, or really anybody who’ll listen to me, is not to wait around for inspiration. Inspiration is for amateurs; the rest of us just show up and get to work. If you wait around for the clouds to part and a bolt of lightning to...

Innovation with Geoffrey Moore

Geoffrey Moore’s thoughts and research are at the core our work for those of us in the arena of launching new technology products. “Crossing the Chasm” was and still is one of those books that are required reading for innovation and new product...

Disrupters wanted?

  A survey from IBM’s Institute for Business Value shows that CEOs value one leadership competency above all others – creativity. CEOs identify “creativity” as the most important leadership competency for the successful enterprise of the...