R&D is Your Innovation Competitive Advantage
I will keep my first post short, given that I have just returned to the world of technology transfer after a short hiatus with other knowledge management disciplines, including a short stint for a start up software company in the realm of document and records compliance in the Cloud. Returning to tech transfer, and … Read More ›
Last week Barcelona was the place to be with both the colossal Mobile World Congress and the much more targeted Breakthrough Innovations (BI) conference. BI was focused on innovative product development with product leaders from a range of industries, including telecom to consumer products to medical devices.
These conferences were the reasons I was … Read More ›
I’m delighted to announce today that Wellspring has closed a $5M round of growth capital led by MK Capital. We concluded 2013 with our strongest year to date, posting substantial, profitable growth in each of our major sectors: academic markets, corporate innovation / R&D, and health care. Following such … Read More ›
You interview, hire, show them to their desks, and then what, hope for the best? Hiring an inspired and innovative staff is one of the biggest challenges you as a manager will ever take on, but getting innovative results from your staff takes more than just hiring the best candidate.
So what can be done once … Read More ›
What is innovation?
Ask a room full of people this question and you’re going to get a room full of different answers. That’s actually what Jim Stikeleather, the Chief Innovation Officer at Dell did at the Frost & Sullivan 8th Annual Innovation in New Product Development in New Orleans, an event in … Read More ›