Scott Berkun shares Five challenges of managing innovation at an organization:

Life of ideas: Ideas can come from anywhere within an organization. It’s what happens to them that matters. Are people pushed to explore, prototype, follow their instincts, and learn from what happens?

The environment: Bob Taylor was a manager at Xerox PARC. Bob encouraged free discource of ideas, including open criticism and debate, in a weekly meeting in a room filled with beanbag chairs. The goal wasn’t to roast each other, but to push, prod, cajole, share, inspire, and enrage as needed to give life to everyone’s best ideas…

Rizwan Reza

Entrepreneur, Designer and Developer. Engineering Principal at @pivotal. Mentor at @trybloc. Cofounder @jottohq.

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