Achieving impact in a large organization: Advice from your peers
We recently brought together a group of twenty senior innovation, product, and strategy executives in Manhattan, in collaboration with our partner Mindjet. The goal: to discuss how to create sustainable innovation programs that deliver big results.
James Gardner, Chief Technology Officer at Mindjet’s Spigit division, and Scott Kirsner, Editor of Innovation Leader, led the conversation. To promote total openness, we told the participants we’d leave their names and companies off the record. But they hailed from multi-billion-dollar media, insurance, chemical, healthcare, technology, and retail companies based around the U.S. — along with one large law firm, and one stock exchange.
We’ve summarized the 20 most useful and interesting pieces of advice below.... continued ...