Monthly Archives: November 2010


Personal R&D

By | 2017-04-10T21:47:11+00:00 November 22nd, 2010|Personal Innovation Skills, Uncategorized|

Research and Development has long been at the core of innovation efforts of companies worldwide. While many other innovation tools have since come into use, R & D remains an essential activity—especially in any technology sector. And so it is with individuals.

Beyond Performance

By | 2017-04-10T21:47:11+00:00 November 15th, 2010|Innovation Behavior, Innovation Culture, Leading Innovation, Uncategorized|

No, performance is not what it’s all about. In fact, it’s possible to put too much emphasis on performance…and as a result undermine your business objectives. That’s right, I said “undermine”. Now, before you decide that I’m some sort of heretic…or just came unhinged, hear me out. You may find that you agree with me.

Mental Models

By | 2010-11-01T07:00:15+00:00 November 1st, 2010|Innovation Behavior, Uncategorized|

We all carry around a great many mental models and we probably haven’t given much thought to most of them. Yet, they may have a profound effect on how we behave. They impact the way we interact with people and strive to motivate and lead.