The innovation week in review: Breakthrough products & more

By Christa Avampato, Contributing Writer

Welcome to Innovation Leader’s first weekly collection of “required reading” from the week of May 5-May 9, including executive comings-and-goings, and new books and reports worth knowing about…

Articles & Research

Innovation exec. says companies need “portfolio of ideas” in the hopper

levis-johnIn a recent interview, Deloitte partner John Levis, who serves as the firm’s Global Chief Innovation Officer, said that large companies should be more concerned with “unseen competitors” than they are with traditional rivals. “Time is on the side of the unseen competitors,” he told Forbes.com. To respond, companies should have a “portfolio of ideas” they can deploy, and quickly. The interview is here, as is a new Deloitte report on business trends called “Innovation from everywhere.”

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