Monthly Archives: May 2009

Bonus – Top 10 Clayton Christensen Insights – World Innovation Forum

Taking a slightly different approach than other World Innovation Forum bloggers, I’ve distilled the second 90 minutes with Clayton Christensen down into these Top 10 Insights (primarily about health care and education): Disruption drives things towards convenience and accessibility Clayton Christensen believes that the key to healthcare is pushing care farther from the center towards nurses and users and local ...

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Top 10 Clayton Christensen Insights – World Innovation Forum

Taking a slightly different approach than other World Innovation Forum bloggers, I’ve distilled the first 90 minutes with Clayton Christensen down into these Top 10 Insights: Largest markets don’t represent the biggest growth opportunity – non-existent markets are key Sustaining innovation improves product past what people need – disruptive innovations often win by being inferior but closer to customer needs ...

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Top 10 Paul Saffo Insights – World Innovation Forum

Taking a slightly different approach than other World Innovation Forum bloggers, I’ve distilled my time with Paul Saffo down into these Top 10 Insights: There are times when the uncertainty is so great that you shouldn’t even forecast at all Google becoming richer as people ‘contribute’ search strings – Where else do you think you are consuming but actually contribute? ...

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Top 10 CK Prahalad Insights – World Innovation Forum

Taking a slightly different approach than other World Innovation Forum bloggers, I’ve distilled 90 minutes with CK Prahalad down into these Top 10 Insights: Companies achieving competitive separation will be focused on ‘next practices’, not best practices Managers must focus some of their attention on volatility and discontinuities, because if not actively managed, discontinuities become disruptions To manage volatility you ...

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A Conversation with OZOlab

I had the opportunity to tag along to the first part of the ?WhatIf! Innovation Field Trip on May 4, 2009. This event began at the Apple Store SOHO, which was then followed by a conversation with OZOlab. OZOlab was founded by Jordan Harris and Roo Rogers, a blending of Virgin branding experience and economic development experience. The two got ...

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An Inside Look at the Apple Store

I had the opportunity to tag along to the first part of the ?WhatIf! Innovation Field Trip on May 4, 2009. This event began at the Apple Store in SOHO. The Apple Store session began with an Apple Store GM recounting of the predicted failure of the Apple Stores when they first opened back in 2001. Apple for their part ...

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Live Coverage from the World Innovation Forum

Hello all, Next week I will be attending the following events and live blogging and tweeting from them: 1. May 4 – ?WhatIf! Innovation Field Trip to the Apple Store and OVO2. May 4 – Paul Saffo Workshop3. May 5/6 – World Innovation Forum4. May 7 – Field Trip to TheVisualMD headquarters to interview CEO Alexander Tsiaras I will also ...

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The 24 Hours of Innovation on May 15-16, 2009

Would you like to follow innovation bloggers around the world for 24 hours as they post innovation insights for the 24 Hours of Innovation on May 15-16, 2009 (10:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. (CET))? Blogging Innovation will be contributing a special post to the “My half time pep talk for 2009” blogging event at 2:35PM CET (5:35AM PDT – West ...

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