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The Power of Little Ideas Trailer
by Innovation Navigation host David Robertson
Conventional wisdom today says that to survive, companies must move beyond incremental, sustaining innovation and invest in some form of radical innovation. “Disrupt yourself or be disrupted!” is the relentless message company leaders hear. The Power of Little Ideas argues there’s a “third way” that is neither sustaining nor disruptive. This low-risk, high-reward strategy is an approach to innovation that all company leaders should understand so that they recognize it when their competitors practice it, and apply it when it will give them a competitive advantage.
NY Times Magazine: Makeover Mania
Makeover Mania: Inside the 21st Century Craze for Redesigning Everything.
Zipline Drone Delivery
Integrated Innovation Institute: MSA Safety Sponsor Project
Integrated Innovation Institute – Video discussing MSA: A Safety Company’s involvement with the Integrated Product Development capstone course. The Integrated Innovation Institute is directed by recent guest Peter Boatwright.
How do the World’s Biggest Companies Deal with the Startup Revolution?
By Arnaud Bonzam and Serguei Netessine
Feburary 2016 report on the relationship between startups and established businesses.
Disrupt You! Companion Work Book
The Disrupt You Work Book is a 40 page companion to Jay Samit’s bestseller Disrupt You! Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation. The Work Book’s exercises help readers take concepts from the book and apply them to their own lives and ideas.
Another great year for LEGO
2014 was another great year for LEGO. Here are some thoughts about the company’s success.
Best Innovation Books
To see a list of the best innovation books to be featured on the show, click here.
Disruption and its Critics
Michael Raynor, the author of two books on disruption theory, responds forcefully to Jill Lepore’s New Yorker article. The entire article can be seen here.
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Make Magazine’s Blog
Make Magazine’s web site has links to everything a maker could want: magazine articles, detailed project directions, event listings, and a store for tools and parts.
COLUMN: Rich Karlgaard
Durably Innovative Companies Develop a "Soft Edge"
Forbes publisher, panelist, writer, entrepreneur, angel investor, board member, and Stanford grad Rich Karlgaard writes a column on innovation every two weeks. His most recent post details the “soft edge” that durably innovative companies develop in order to maintain consistent leadership in innovation. These companies cultivate trust, smarts, teams, taste, and story.
Read this story and Mr. Karlgaard’s other columns at http://www.forbes.com/sites/richkarlgaard/.
Egyptians Use Ingenuity on Air Quality
Egypt leads the list of the most polluted cities in the world, in terms of particulate matter. Moreover, according to the latest report by the WHO, every Cairo resident’s daily share of air pollution is equivalent to smoking a pack of cigarettes a day. This motivated the makers from icealex hub in Alexandria Egypt to work on solving this global problem. Their solution: Build an air quality monitoring kit…
READ full article here: http://www.afrigadget.com/