The Entrepreneurial PM
Innovation

Einstein

8 Pillars of Innovation

Susan Wojcicki

How do companies like Google continue to stay innovative? Susan Wojcicki, Google's SVP of Advertising, discusses some of the principles in place to keep the company moving forward.
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Connection

The Key To Innovation: Making Smart Analogies

Annie Murphy Paul

Generating innovations is a skill. It's about making connections or analogies; it's the ability to look at a familiar idea from a new perspective.
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Becoming More Innovative in 2014

Bill Fischer

Organizations don’t innovate, people do. Organizations that are admired for being innovative don’t hire a different or special type of people. They promote a leadership that allows employees to be innovative.
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Unlocking the Slices of Genius in Your Organization: Leading for Innovation

Linda A. Hill, Maurizio Travaglini, Greg Brandeau and Emily Stecker

Leadership for innovation is more about leading "from behind" than leading from the front.
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Leading for Innovation: Direct and Indirect Influences

Samuel T. Hunter and Lily Cushenbery

Research suggests that leaders play a significant role in facilitating original thinking and guiding instantiation of new ideas.
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Leading for Innovation

Keith Sawyer

The author discusses his theory of the innovation paradox: All innovation comes from a bottom-up, improvisational process, but it has to be guided by top-down structures if it is to result in successful business outcomes.
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The Portfolio is the Innovation Dashboard

Kevin McFarthing

The project portfolio provides the view of corporate strategy and as such can be used as a tool for innovation.
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5 Best Practices to Drive Innovation

George Labovitz PhD and Victor Rosansky

This article provides 5 tips to drive innovation.
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How Not To Innovate

Jeff Rubingh

Interested in killing innovation? Of course not! Read this to learn how you might be obstructing attempts to innovate in your organization.
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About Patti Gilchrist

Patti Gilchrist, Entrepreneurial PM

Patti Gilchrist is a Sr. Technical Manager with 25 years experience implementing strategic enterprise initiatives.

Patti has a reputation for effectively translating business problems into innovative solutions and creating strategic roadmaps to achieve business goals.


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