chief innovation officer

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    Knowing You, Knowing Me: Innovation as Transparency

    December 22, 2015 | By: | In: Organization & Culture

    What is happening in the world of innovation these days? In this article, innovation architect Doug Collins reflects on what he heard and learned at the Chief Innovation Officer Summit in New York this month. In short: do not underestimate the value of transparency that the practice brings.

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    3 Key Challenges For The CINO

    December 1, 2015 | By: | In: Organization & Culture

    A couple of years ago the Chief Innovation Officer was just one in a long list of senseless job titles specifically designed to dress up traditional roles. We saw lifeguards become ‘wet leisure assistants’ and binmen turn into ‘waste management and disposal technicians’. While most are easy to see through, the CINO has become a bonafide job title, and a position many leading companies have adopted.

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    The Rise of the Chief Innovation Officer

    May 18, 2015 | By: | In: Organization & Culture

    Questionable or confusing job titles have long provided fleeting office lunch-break entertainment. A quick search online brings up innumerable lists, featuring classics such as: Senior Information Adviser (otherwise known as a librarian), Wet Leisure Assistant (lifeguard) and Ideation Director (advertising). In this article Harvey Wade, Director, Innovation Strategy at Mindjet, discusses why a job title formerly found at wannabe creative companies is now playing an increasingly recognised and integral role in business.

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    Two Books for the Chief Innovation Officer

    September 9, 2014 | By: | In: Book Reviews, Enabling Factors

    Organizations, embracing innovation, have taken the seemingly logical step of designating people to help “foment a culture of innovation.” Enter the chief innovation officer.

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    The Human Side of Innovation: Seven Lessons For Sustained Success

    July 14, 2014 | By: | In: Organization & Culture

    Enterprise innovation success seems illusive for large organizations. In the United States, executive leaders frustrated with the slow pace of innovation success are seeking elixirs to step up progress. This article reveals seven highly effective lessons for corporate leaders seeking to declare an innovation victory in the coming years. The answer lies on the “human” side of the equation.

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    Being the Chief Innovation Officer. Amy Radin, one of America’s first Chief Innovation Officers, Shares the Lessons

    August 13, 2013 | By: | In: Enabling Factors

    Amy Radin became one of America’s first Chief Innovation Officers when Citigroup appointed her to the role in 2005. She is currently Chief Innovation officer at E*Trade Financial, the leading online discount stock brokerage. Amy talks to Innovation Management about what it takes to be a head up on innovation in a major corporation.

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    Talking About a Revolution

    January 24, 2012 | By: | In: Videos

    Citi Chief Innovation Officer Deborah Hopkins believes now is an incredible time for new companies due to the pace of cultural and technological change. As the head of Citi Ventures, Hopkins leads the banking firm’s efforts to invest in companies delivering disruptive technology products. Hopkins shares rules for revolutionary entrepreneurs and describes how Citi’s initiatives are shaped by empathy for customers and a commitment to sharing new ideas.

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    From Product Development Manager to Chief Innovation Officer

    April 15, 2011 | By: | In: Column & Opinion

    Do large companies need a Chief Innovation Officer? First they need to think more clearly about the range of issues they can innovate their way through and those that they cannot.

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    The Innovation Union and the Innovation Manager

    January 10, 2011 | By: | In: Enabling Factors

    The European Union’s ‘Innovation Union’ initiative signals a change in how we think about innovation and the relationship between innovation, research and product or service development. In this four part series exploring the implications of the EU initiative, Haydn Shaughnessy begins by asking one of its architects, EU head of Innovation Policy, Reinhard Buescher what it means for innovation managers.

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