The Importance of Aligning Innovation Strategy with Business Goals

The Importance of Aligning Innovation Strategy with Business Goals

Recent studies suggest that enterprise leaders are struggling to find parallels between corporate and innovation strategy. This article explains how executives can play a bigger role in communicating strategy, setting expectations and goals for innovation, and ensuring those efforts are headed in the right direction.

Lean Innovation in the Social Impact Sector

Lean Innovation in the Social Impact Sector

In this “ask me anything” style video, Heather Hiscox of our Social Impact team tackles several prominent questions on the topic of Lean Innovation in the social impact sector, and how focusing heavily on the customer can change the way these organizations drive impact.  

Customer, Culture, and Learning: Takeaways from the Lean Startup Conference

Customer, Culture, and Learning: Takeaways from the Lean Startup Conference

This year’s Lean Startup Conference more than ever before, guided us as organizations to focus on the things that truly matter, and be better at business for the higher good. Don’t miss the key takeaways about customer, culture, and learning gleaned from the 2018 event in Las Vegas.

The Ultimate Guide to Building an Internal Innovation Coaching System

The Ultimate Guide to Building an Internal Innovation Coaching System

Building an internal coaching system allows organizations to scale lean innovation skills, develop a new mindset, and ignite entrepreneurial action. In this guide, discover everything you need to know about creating and scaling an internal coaching system so that you can realize your vision for growth and continuous innovation.

Using Lean Innovation to Transform the Way the City of Hayward Solves Problems

Using Lean Innovation to Transform the Way the City of Hayward Solves Problems

The City of Hayward, California wanted to break away from inefficient and ineffective processes for researching and launching programs, and remove organizational bottlenecks that stood in the way of serving citizens. This is their innovation transformation story.