Innovation

What Can We Learn From Kindergarteners?

By |2019-06-27T14:05:28+00:00June 27th, 2019|Categories: Creative, Innovation|Tags: , , , |

A Kindergarten classroom is always full of delight and playfulness. The classrooms are spaces where little students can express themselves and their creativity. It is a space that allows them to engage their creativity and explore their talents - a colorful and vibrant setting that can at times get quite messy. Children’s imaginations can run so [...]

Red straw trap: Success sticks you to the past

By |2017-12-08T18:31:23+00:00June 21st, 2016|Categories: Business, Innovation|Tags: , |

Red straw trap: Success sticks you to the past Josh Linkner, Detroit Free Press June 18, 2016 In 1953, three employees of the San Diego Rocket Chemical Company created a mixture to protect missile skins. It didn't work. They tried again – no luck. And again, and again. Finally, on the 40th try, they were successful. [...]

Companies That Embrace Innovation Will Succeed

By |2017-12-08T18:31:26+00:00February 10th, 2016|Categories: Innovation|Tags: , , |

The Lean Learning Center reviews organizations that have embraced change and stood the test of time. In our article about the importance of innovation and creativity to an organization’s success, we discussed the average lifespan of an S&P 500 company: The average lifespan has declined from 61 years in 1955 to 18 years in 2014. However, [...]