Keep this in mind when planning an innovation program

Honey Khalkhali
Aug 1, 2018 · 6 min read
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In search of longterm innovation capabilities. By Samuel Zeller on Unsplash.

1. Corporate culture sets a starting point

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Four culture types in the competing values framework. Based on Cameron/Quinn.

2. New order leads to change

3. Outcomes cannot be enforced

4. Innovation ≠ Entrepreneurship

Innovators — those who invent new technology, product, service or processes; and Entrepreneurs — those who’ve figured out how to get innovation adopted and delivered through the existing company/agency procedures and processes. (Steve Blank)

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