June 2013

Here we are at mid-year.  By now, we are sure you have made steady progress towards your goals, solved some gnarly problems and are likely freaking out just a bit that you only have about 5 months left in the year.  


Here are some tasty innovation treats, some new and some from our innovation vault, to help you keep your momentum going.

Our Featured Article:
The Myth of Happiness and the Death of the Innovative Organization
If you and the people in your enterprise believe that becoming an innovative organization will make life easier and will contribute to your happiness, likely you are very wrong.   So, to understand the dynamics around happiness and innovation, learn more about hedonic adaptation in the The Myth of Happiness and the Death of the Innovative Organization.
Sharpen Your Innovation Skills

Take an Innovation Break



Creative Thinking, Innovation and Dads 


Poems that Solve all Innovation Difficulties


Do you want more regular Innovation breaks to fuel your innovative brain?  Here are some ways: 

Join our conversation at InnovativeBrains, our meeting place on LinkedIn.

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12 Key Drivers for Building a Culture of Innovation with Natalie Jenkins
Also wondering where to get started?
Join us for our webinar
June 27th 
1:00 PM EST
(NY time)
Most Innovation Efforts Fail - The 12 Keys to Set Your Organization up for Innovation Success

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