creativity and innovation management

Massive Growth Through Creative Thinking and Innovation Management

by Rod Dunne September 14, 2011 Creative
That lightbulb moment when creative ideas are managed in an innovative way with commercially viable products

Creativity and innovation management may not be the first thing you think of when you consider the success of your organization but these days innovation and creativity are a key component to any endeavor. Your organization’s success can hinge upon the diffusion of innovation when you are seeking to place a new product on the (more)

Creative Business Team Management the John Mayall Way

by Rod Dunne February 24, 2011 Creative

Creative business management leaders could learn a lot from musician John Mayall. In this post I’ll take a look at some of the key management techniques John used in forming an innovative and ever-changing band and their application to regular business. Intro – Why should you care about the Blues Breakers? John Mayall is band-leader and (more)

Mandatory Management Skills for Those Leading Creative or Research Workers

by Rod Dunne February 3, 2011 Creative
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There are some essential creative management skills required when dealing with research and development teams. These groups of individuals are concerned with idea creation (ideation) which is a naturally chaotic and free-form process. Here I’ll show you what skills you need to look for in those managing creative researchers. Ability to change: Research and innovation (more)

Creative Management: Balancing the Creativity of Innovation within Organizations

by Rod Dunne October 18, 2010 Creative
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A major challenge for creative management is how mature organizations with strong rules and business processes can incorporate innovation (ideas, strategies & methodologies). You probably have seen this for yourself. Its seemingly chaotic idea creation process, into their company in a way that enhances new product/business development work. Here, I’ll take a look at the (more)