Five Keys to BRAVE Innovation

The five keys to BRAVE Innovation are a cross between the ideas in Peter Skarzynski and David Crosswhite’s The Innovator’s Field Guide, with my own BRAVE leadership framework.

Why Overnight Start Up Success Is A Myth

The real key to success comes from having a better idea, putting effort behind its positioning, tracking down the right resources and working harder than your competitors over an extended period of time

Innovation: Combatting the creativity crisis

Happy accidents are wonderful things. However, there’s been a long-term decline in creative skills at the same time that the need for creativity is increasing. Yarrow Kraner founded the Hatch Experience a decade ago to combat this

Innovation Follow Through – Richard Branson

Photo by Allen McEachern

Richard Branson has achieved remarkable success taking the Virgin brand into industries “out of frustration” with existing record, airline, and telecommunication companies and the like.

Innovation Follow Through – Diane von Furstenberg

Diane von Furstenberg photo by Allen McEachern

DVF’s ongoing success is directly related to Von Furstenberg’s drive to succeed on her own (at first), prove she was not a one-shot wonder (later), and leave a strong brand as her legacy (now).