Author Archives: Mike Dalton

Innovation Perspectives – A Contrarian View

This is the first of several ‘Innovation Perspectives‘ articles we will publish this week from multiple authors to get different perspectives on ‘What do you consider the most important single development in innovation methodology?’. Here is the initial perspective in the series: by Mike Dalton What if I told you there wasn’t one? Now, don’t get me wrong—there’s a list ...

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Innovation Perspectives – Digging in the Jungle

This is the fifth of several ‘Innovation Perspectives‘ articles we will publish this week from multiple authors to get different perspectives on ‘How should firms identify innovation opportunities and predict market potential at very early stages and in new areas (“green fields”) and ambiguous environments?’. Here is the next perspective in the series: by Mike Dalton Last month’s perspective suggested ...

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Innovation Perspectives – 3 Steps to Caffeinate Your Innovation

This is the fifth of several ‘Innovation Perspectives‘ articles we will publish this week from multiple authors to get different perspectives on ‘What are three specific actions that a non-innovative company can take to become more innovative?’. Here is the next perspective in the series: by Mike Dalton 1. Narrow your focus While concentrating too hard on one thing can ...

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Innovation Perspectives – Eyes Wide Open

This is the fourth of several ‘Innovation Perspectives‘ articles we will publish this week from multiple authors to get different perspectives on ‘How should firms collaborate with customers and/or value chain partners to co-create new products and services?’. Here is the next perspective in the series: by Mike Dalton Innovate with Your Eyes Wide Open – Five Upfront Actions to ...

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