For the Love of Generalists

pol·y·math /ˈpälēˌmaTH/ noun 1. a person of wide-ranging nowledge or learning. a Renaissance polymath Many people know a polymath or two, and it is likely that you know one, or if you are an innovator, you may be one. A polymath is often referred to as a Renaissance person and is known for being an […]

Tasks of a Chief Innovation Officer: External Idea Sourcing

The tasks of whoever is in charge of maximizing the company’s innovation activities should involve both external and internal activities and programs to make their companies as innovative as they hope them to be. Today’s post focuses on external activities to make firms more “innovative.”

Leadership & Innovation Mindset – A Global Survey

The Talent Enterprise in collaboration with GIM Institute and Sia Partners, are  running a study on the critical aspects of innovation, part of which is a Global Survey on Leadership & Innovation Mindset.

We invite leaders and managers of all types of organizations to complete this survey It only takes 2 minutes to complete, is entirely confidential and can be accessed here: https://survey.zohopublic.com/zs/RpCN87

We will share the survey results and findings in due course.

Are Innovators Moving Beyond Incremental Innovation?

Are Innovators Moving Beyond Incremental Innovation? Insights by Rob Hoehn — Board Director of the GIM Institute The automobile didn’t disrupt horse-drawn carriages. Or at least not right away. It wasn’t until Ford introduced the egalitarian Model T that could be mass produced and adopted by a large percentage of the public that the equestrian […]

The Netherlands | GIMI Country

THE NETHERLANDS The 2nd most innovative country that reclaims its land from the sea   The Netherlands has achieved the no. 2 ranking in Global Innovation Index 2018 (GII), and is overtaken only by Switzerland. According to GII, Holland has a “strong, interlinked business sector that collaborates well with universities.” GII also stresses the fact […]

Hungary | GIMI Country

HUNGARY Home of the best-selling toy of all time – the Rubik’s Cube   Hungary ranks 33rd in Global Innovation Index 2018. It stands out on a global scale with its successful effort to translate investments on education; a high number of qualified researchers and high R&D expenditures converted into high-quality innovation outputs. In early […]

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