Corporate innovation isn’t dead, it just needs an outside perspective

Alex Song
Alex Song
Apr 24, 2020 · 5 min read

In-house innovation labs have gotten a bad rap as of late. Whether their primary area of focus is retail, consumer packaged goods, or technology, labs across the board have been hit with criticism of being too siloed, too insular, too slow to adapt, and the like.

However, having been on multiple sides of the equation as an investor, founder, and…