Do you have what it takes?
By Julian Keith Loren, consultant and author, from General Electric and the Innovation Management Institute
By Jeffrey Baumgartner, writer and speaker on creativity, innovation and anticonventional thinking
By Dirk Ameel, career coach
‘How to: drive leaders to embrace innovation change – practical advice for the Chief Innovation Officer’
By Mike Friedman, Kalypso partner
By Jyoti Lalchandani, group vice president and regional managing director for the Middle East, Africa and Turkey at global ICT market intelligence and advisory firm International Data Corporation (IDC)
By Jim Heskett, Baker Foundation Professor, Emeritus, at Harvard Business School.
Chief innovation officer or director of innovation?
At an executive level, the distinction between a director of innovation and a chief innovation officer (CIO) is not always clear – this often depends on a hierarchy established within organisations to serve functional needs; but not rarely, they are the same.
By Alessandro Di Fiore, founder and CEO at ECSI
By Mark W. Johnson, co-founder and senior partner of Innosight
By Luis Solis, global executive and consultant in the collaborative innovation market
By Doug Collins, innovation management consultant for a social innovation company