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Product Innovation Requires Commitment…to Failure

  The topic of failure has been so popular over the past few years, some will argue it’s passé. For example, if a startup hasn’t unlocked its failure achievement badge…is it really a startup? Failure is so accepted that startup founders can even attend FailCon: a global conference to discuss failure. When it comes to product… Read More

Successful Innovation Programs Require a Culture of Learning

“I’m a Student, Jim…. Not a Doctor!” You cannot innovate if you cannot learn To truly innovate, to develop new things and not just incrementally improve existing products, you have to try things that may not, or should not, work. You have to think like a scientist…or maybe even a MythBuster. Scientists view failure differently.… Read More