Innovation management best practices

Your source for practical ideas to improve the management of innovation. Learn from the experience of highly-innovative, idea-intensive, companies? Real companies. Real practices.

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Reports identify policies, management practices and ideas in use by idea-intensive, highly-successful companies.

On-line innovation climate survey

Get a free CIO report on 3M or Google. Understand the culture for innovation in your own organization. Use the survey  to start  the process. Register your opinion and receive your own customized report and score! Modify at will. Helps focus ideas and solutions!

Envisioning to create innovation breakthroughs

India. Macro level improvement but questionable gains at the enterprise level. Modi’s challange.

NEW!  Book takeaways. Download an introduction. Books covered to date; Amazon (Stone), Vinci (Isaacson), Google  (Schmidt/Rosenberg/Eagle)  Detonate (Tuff/Goldbach)

Best innovation management practices differ by stage of development

McKinsey underplays the role of ‘a supporting culture’. CIO believes it is an essential element and not just ‘underlying’. Making sense of corporate culture.

Delegation is an indicator of the potential for improving innovation.

Male versus female opinion of innovation management practices. Delegation a Factor or not?


Measuring, the climate for innovation. Its in the numbers! Score your organization’s climate for innovation!

A CEO Manifesto for managing innovation. Is this your CEO?

Innovation management practices. Find your starting point! Helps focus corrective action!

Registrants validate CIO’s rating of 3M.

Amazon’s secret sauce! Not so secret anymore.