innovation

Roche: From oversight to insight

Roche: From oversight to insight
Can a company bust bureaucracy by liberating people to manage themselves? A team of managers from Roche Pharmaceuticals set out to prove this point...Read more

Delivering innovation overnight--What it takes to do new things fast

Delivering innovation overnight--What it takes to do new things fast
What leader today doesn't want more innovation? Yet, producing more (of anything) inside an organization generally leads to more process, which...Read more

Kansas City explores open government, civic life, and innovation

Kansas City explores open government, civic life, and innovation
The exploration of open government and civic participation in Kansas City has already begun. This weekend, a new chapter begins. A chapter that will...Read more

Oracle v. Google shows the folly of U.S. software patent law

Oracle v. Google shows the folly of U.S. software patent law
Oracle v. Google has all the ingredients of an epic, high-stakes courtroom battle: a damages claim of up to $1 billion over the use of Java in the...Read more

Priming open source startups

Priming open source startups
You've been thinking about starting an open source company. Or maybe you've got an idea but don't know how to take it to the next level. You need...Read more

Innovation is a process

Innovation is a process
Innovation can happen by chance, without a determined effort or specific methodology. But when it does, it's more like luck than strategic progress...Read more

A potter's community: Mother of innovation

A potter's community: Mother of innovation
One of the great things about being a potter is the way that experience, tools, and tips are shared by those who love the craft. At my first lesson...Read more

Next generation open data: Personal data access

Next generation open data: Personal data access
Last Monday I had the pleasure of being in Mexico City for the OECD's (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) High Level Meeting on...Read more