What’s the secret behind innovation within a company? According to Linda Hill, professor at the Harvard Business School and co-author of “Collective Genius”, it is “unleashing the power of the many”.
In this Tedx Talk, she speaks about how collective intelligence lies at the heart of some of the world’s most creative companies, using the animation company Pixar as a key example. “Leading innovation is about creating the space where people are willing and able to do the hard work of creative problem-solving,” says the leadership expert.
“Innovation takes a village,” states Hill, adding that the most important question should be: “What can we do to make sure that all the disruptors, all the minority voices, speak up and are heard?”
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