Innovation rumble strips

two-lane-highway

It suddenly came to me as I almost “drove off the road” while getting pushback on a concept that bucked the corporate culture: The sound of my tires on the rumble strip, warning that I was about to go outside my designated lane. In full disclosure, I’ve been an innovation rumble strip myself on occasion […]

Can replicating best practices stifle disruptive innovation?

As someone who has spent the better part of his professional life researching, teaching and implementing best practices in a variety of technology-driven global businesses, it is somewhat difficult to find myself writing the headline above. But I had an epiphany of sorts during a recent flight, while reading a synopsis of Charles Landry’s book The […]