Author Archives: Gijs van Wulfen

Stop Frustrating Your Innovators

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A study among US companies shows that employees of corporations are eager to be entrepreneurial. More than half of those surveyed (52 percent) have pursued an entrepreneurial idea within their company. But what they lack, is support from their management. Only one in five employees feels supported by their management to be entrepreneurial.

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15 Quotes to Spark Creativity

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A lot of change- and innovation projects start in January. Trying to do things differently or to do different things within an organization is hard. Being an innovator is not an easy job. Nothing works better changing a mindset than a great quote...

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How to Present Your Idea to Top Management

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Of course the management in your company asked you to be innovative and expect you to break patterns. That's what they have asked you to do. But when you present your idea to them it is wise to keep in mind that they are still as conservative as ever. Your senior management might praise you for your creativity. But, ...

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25 Most Essential Insights About Innovation

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I have written more than 80 posts about innovation the last sixteen months. Last week I reread them all to identify my most essential insights. Some are provoking. Others are simplifying. Here's a list of quotes from my innovation articles. Please use them to lead your organizations in innovation:

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2014 Top Trend Sites

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As innovator you need to look ahead and prepare your organization for the future. Not an easy job, knowing the world is changing at an increasing pace. What’s going to happen? How will my market change? What new technology is out there? How are target groups changing? And what impact will it have on us?

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