We tend to be afraid of failure. We are taught to. Taking risk is not something you usually get rewarded for, and when you do, it feels “extraordinary”. While in fact, innovating often means taking a short term risk for mid to long term return, and it does frighten finance, risk-skeptic managers, project teams comfortable with “not so… Read More We Are Innovation because we fail
Innovation and entrepreneurship are closely linked by human behaviors and professional skills needed to launch and drive a business. Through a variety of specialists and entrepreneurs view, it is striking to see how entrepreneurship is needed not only to build new business models and recreate an entire economic system focused on individuals, whether inside our… Read More We Are Innovation because we are entrepreneurs
On The Go is your innovation story inspired from elsewhere. I’ve recently been asked if we had any plans to go back to a normal life. My husband and I decided a few years ago to leave fantastic Paris for nobody knows La Châtre. The Internet will tell you this tiny little town in the… Read More On The Go: Going back to a “normal life”?
WeAreInnovation.org is a global think lab on innovation. What does it mean ? Join our Global Innovation Meeting to know more. Anytime, Anyone, Anywhere. We are on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Twitter and Slideshare. Have you missed the first part of the meeting? Don’t worry. I have made some notes. Why we are innovation: there is… Read More You are Invited: Global Innovation Meeting – We Are Innovation
On the go is your innovation story inspired from elsewhere. In the midst of a warmly welcomed summer season, WAI lists top innovators’ reasons to go on vacations and take some minimum break. If not just restful, it seems times-off often participate to develop creativity. Why is it so? Recovery According to Emma Seppala from… Read More On The Go: Creative vacations
On the go is your innovation story inspired from elsewhere. Change necessitates new behaviors in order to develop human centered innovation. In the below radio show, “Le Téléphone Sonne”, from France Inter (in French), experts around Hélène Jouan try to define and analyse the possibility of being happy in the workplace. Is it linked to our value as… Read More On the go: recipes for “good” innovation?
Innovation comes from the interaction of two concepts: an idea and a need. It is, in essence, born from sharing. This on-going discussion enables those iterations that take concepts to tangible projects, and generates the appropriate framework for ideas to develop further, without being closed on narrow points of views that eventually mislead innovation. Customer inclusion has… Read More We Are Innovation because we share
On the go is your innovation story inspired from elsewhere. Raphaël Glucksmann, a French author, recently gave an interview to La Nouvelle Edition. In lights of the many social and ideological turmoils his generation is going through, he explains what, in his point of view, is the key missing element in our lost battle against reactionaries. The writer… Read More On The Go: “The Hungover Generation” – Raphaël Glucksmann
Last year, you all have been an amazing source of inspiration. I’d like to hereby thank you all for that. There is no greatest reward for me than this WordPress picture showing views of this blog by country (over 2014): I feel grateful for the energy we represent as one world to challenge all the… Read More On the go : The world is WAI
Wondering in my new job and getting across new sources of innovation, it occurred to me how the innovation thoughts and speeches remain far from the hard facts of reality we all evolve in. I met some of my former co-workers and talked about big data. I also spent some time investigating the spread of big… Read More We Are Innovation because we are real