Articles within

Agile Business

Thursday #ThoughtLeadership Roundup: Get Productive Like the C-Suite, 4 Things You Need, and Purposeful Conversations

Posted by & filed under Agile Business Comments .

Happy #thoughleadership Thursday, readers.  On today’s agenda: being a Chief Productivity Officer, an interview with Harvard professor Cynthia Montgomery, and how you can become — and remain — a thought leader in your field. Execute like a CEO From TLGlobal: Be the Chief EXECUTION Officer (CEO) for your business, practice, firm or organization! If you…

Read Full Article

Innovation Insights: Outperforming the Competition

Posted by & filed under Agile Business Comments .

Thanks to results from one of PwC’s latest innovation surveys — which sought out the musings of 1,757 executives — it’s all but scientifically verified: innovation today is a key driver of organic growth for all companies, no matter the industry or location. At the same time, leaders with a focus on innovation are anticipating…

Read Full Article

How to Generate Good Ideas [VIDEO]

Posted by & filed under Agile Business Comments .

“More important than where a good idea came from…is where it’s been.” …and in our opinion, where it’s headed. Where you’re willing to take it, and what positive changes that good idea can bring to the table (or market, or business). Whether you’re merely getting starting with the concept of ideation, or ready to implement…

Read Full Article

3 Ways Perfectionism Kills Innovation

Posted by & filed under Agile Business Comments .

So much of the trepidation around innovation and creativity comes from the fear of screwing it all up. The anxiety of entertaining the idea that whatever you’re thinking about or working on will blow up in your face, or wreck your career, or make you look like a total idiot. You’re scared of appearing flawed…

Read Full Article

Innovation Management Roll-Up: Myths, Types and Approaches, Science, and Gamification

Posted by & filed under Agile Business Comments .

October was all about innovation management here on Conspire. As we plunge headfirst into November’s theme, allow us to take a quick look back at some of our favorite articles from this last month. From innovation management myths to gamification practices, types, insights, and approaches, we dug deep into what innovation management means, what it…

Read Full Article

Thursday #ThoughtLeadership Roundup: Revolutions in Thinking, One CEO’s Advice on Messaging, and Stanford’s Fall Lineup

Posted by & filed under Agile Business Comments .

Happy Thursday (and Halloween), readers. It’s #thoughtleadership day, so check out what the internet came up with this past week (and don’t forget to follow us @Mindjet for daily tips and other news). You’re a Thought Leader and We Need Your Leadership From Switch & Shift: One of the cool things about modern discussions of…

Read Full Article

UnitedHealth Group Creates Award-Winning Innovation Programs

Posted by & filed under Agile Business Comments .

One of the marvels of 21st century medicine is that it’s held together by 19th century paperwork. The healthcare industry as a whole now needs help reshaping processes and promoting a culture of innovation throughout various branches, from consumer services to technology developments, foundational principles, and business models. Healthcare is heavily affected by government regulations.…

Read Full Article