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Our pick of the 7 best innovation podcasts of 2018

December 4, 2018

Stay Tuned

Podcasts have become an essential source of news, knowledge and inspiration for business leaders, innovation managers and entrepreneurs. As the year draws to a close, the Innovation Matrix team has picked the 7 best podcasts of 2018 to inspire you in the year ahead.

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Design thinking and innovation for directors and entrepreneurs

November 21, 2018

Innovation starters

A research trip, a VIP behind-the-scenes experience or a ‘design safari’. This is how people have described the Design Thinking and Innovation Week from the Future London Academy, which takes place in the British capital between March 18-22, 2019.

Innovation Mini MBA

November 19, 2018

Events

Supported by Google, this unique programme is a fully immersive learning experience that focuses on deep-dive case studies and experiential engagement. Aimed at participants experiencing a high level of disruption in their industry, it provides the tools to implement lasting innovation through definition, idea scaling and prioritisation.   The Academy, a Google Space, London, United […]

the results of high-performing business innovators

The 4 things you could learn from high-performing business innovators

November 14, 2018

Latest Reports

A study by CBInsight found that larger companies place the highest importance on innovation, but how do they become high-performing innovators? Here are 4 lessons that businesses can learn from those at the top of the pyramid when it comes to innovation-driven growth.

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World’s most innovative universities are still in the US

October 22, 2018

Innovation Academy

The top 6 most innovative universities are American, according to Reuters’ ranking of the World’s Most Innovative Universities. Forty-six US institutions feature in the top 100, with Stanford University holding pole position for the fourth consecutive year. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Washington and the University […]

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Developing an innovation mindset at HEC Paris

September 26, 2018

Innovation starters

To respond to the growing needs of managers around the globe to find innovative and practical solutions to their business challenges, HEC Paris has developed an online executive certificate programme that enables them to seize new business opportunities, drive innovation and develop an entrepreneurial mindset.

a formula one driver on a track can teach business leaders about driving innovation

On the right track: a lesson in driving innovation from F1

July 18, 2018

Events

Formula One is synonymous with speed, but it’s not just on the track. In partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), F1 has announced a new educational series on driving innovation success for business leaders. The inaugural talk of the F1 Extreme Innovation Series takes place ahead of the Italian Grand Prix on August 30.

XXIX ISPIM Innovation Conference

June 17, 2018

Events

The International Society for Professional Innovation Management holds this 3-day multi-track conference in Stockholm, aimed at researchers, managers, executives and consultants with a passion for innovation management. Leading innovation thought leaders will present hundreds of presentations and workshops on the latest thinking in innovation management, while visitors can network with other innovation professionals from 50 countries […]

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The Harvard leadership programme for emerging business leaders

April 24, 2018

Innovation starters

As part of its Executive Education offering, the Harvard Business School has developed an alternative to an executive MBA programme. Designed for specialists and contributors with 10 to 15 years of work experience, the Program for Leadership Development (PLD) is an accelerated learning experience for emerging business leaders.

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What pro sports can teach you about people innovation

April 4, 2018

Spotlight

Football coach and author Cody Royle believes companies should take a leaf out of the pro sports’ playbook and invest in people innovation.