Steve Blank The Innovation Stack: How to make innovation programs deliver more than coffee cups🔒 steveblank.com
Innovation needs a framework. Throwing hackathons at problems has a high likelihood of backfiring with frustration on adoption and outcomes.
As organizations have moved from — individual innovators working alone, to adopting innovation tools and activities, to teaching teams about evidence-based innovation — our most important realization has been this: Having skills/tools and activities are critical building blocks but by themselves are insufficient to build a program that delivers results that matter to leadership. It’s only when senior leaders see how an innovation process can deliver stuff that matters — at speed—that they take action to change the processes and procedures that get in the way.
This framework for thinking about innovation and it’s components is interesting.📌 Posted on June 21, 2018