How Much Is Good Design Worth?

My wife and I are in the process of building a new house. Well… we’re not actually building yet; we’re still in the design phase. We’re at the point where the builder asked us to pick out plumbing fixtures. For those of you who’ve never built a house, this probably...

5 Tactics to Drive Innovation

The best leaders know, progress is always preceded by change. Therefore, understanding the process and creating a culture where innovation can thrive is critical. For the last several weeks, I’ve been writing on the topic of innovation. First, I addressed strategic...
Where Do You Innovate?

Where Do You Innovate?

This is the next in my series on innovation. One of the questions we’ve had to wrestle with over the years is, where does innovation happen – physically? Is dedicated space a prerequisite to innovation? Yes and no. It really depends on what you’re innovating. Many...
Imagine

Imagine

Last week, I was at the Savannah College of Art and Design. I was part of a team studying innovation. That experience prompted me to begin a series on innovation. I don’t know if I’ll do three posts or ten – I suppose I could do hundreds of them; innovation is a deep...