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Disruption Theory Redux

Disruption Theory Redux

For the past few years, the concept of disruptive innovation has been used to explain many of the new business entrants who have captured the… Read More ›

The Only Strategy You Need: Agile Adaptability

The Only Strategy You Need: Agile Adaptability

Once documented in weighty business plans, strategy is now real-time allocation of resources to immediately respond and react to change this is called: agile adaptability.… Read More ›

Building an Innovation Based Organization

Building an Innovation Based Organization

Everybody talks about innovation and how to develop ways to tap into creativity.  As Gary Hamel and Nancy Tennant of the Harvard Business Review put… Read More ›

Top 10 Innovative Companies for 2015

Top 10 Innovative Companies for 2015

Recently, Forbes Magazine released its ratings of the top innovative companies. Although there are many perspectives, Forbes chooses to go with an objective financial analysis.… Read More ›

Implementing Innovation-the Analysis Process

Implementing Innovation-the Analysis Process

In this issue, we are discussing ideation, innovation and how to get the process started. Most brainstorming activities are built around some problem or concern….or… Read More ›

What is Innovation?

What is Innovation?

Innovation has been the word du jour for the past few years. Some rather ominously state, “Companies must innovate or die.”  But what is innovation,… Read More ›

Improving the Order Entry Process with Lean Six Sigma

Improving the Order Entry Process with Lean Six Sigma

More companies find themselves involved in a form of complex manufacturing. This has always been the case within the printing industry. Almost each new job… Read More ›

Keeping the Main Thing the Main Thing

Keeping the Main Thing the Main Thing

by Walter W. McIntyre One of the challenges that we have as leaders is to keep our eye on the ball. Since we are responsible for… Read More ›

Getting Beyond the Usual Suspects in the Quest for Innovation

Getting Beyond the Usual Suspects in the Quest for Innovation

In facing a challenging problem we tend to work with the usual suspects: people we know, people who have backgrounds similar to ours, or known… Read More ›

Big Data is Big Power. Are You Ready?

Big Data is Big Power. Are You Ready?

We live in the information age and we know knowledge is power. Big Data means big power. Some experts say that what is about to… Read More ›