Monthly Archives: March 2013

Collective action toolkit, Frog

Frog developed the Collective Action Toolkit to help groups of people create positive change in their communities. The Collective Action Toolkit (CAT) is a package of resources and activities that enable groups of people anywhere to organize, build trust, and collaboratively create solutions for problems impacting their community. The toolkit provides a dynamic framework that integrates […]

Creation value with Co-star, Gyorffy, Friedman, 2012

There is a special kind of magic when it comes to innovation: Innovators develop breakthrough solutions that are often surprising and deliver hope for a better future. They create the next generation of products and services; they fix processes that are broken; they find resources where others languish; they open new markets and sometimes give […]

Designing for growth, A design thinking toolkit for managers, Jeanne Liedtka & Tim Ogilvie, 2011

Jeanne Liedtka and Tim Ogilvie educate readers in one of the hottest trends in business: “design thinking,” or the ability to turn abstract ideas into practical applications for maximal business growth. Liedtka and Ogilvie cover the mind-set, techniques, and vocabulary of design thinking, unpack the mysterious connection between design and growth, and teach managers in […]

The design of business, Roger Martin, 2009

Most companies today have innovation envy. They yearn to come up with a game-changing innovation like Apple’s iPod, or create an entirely new category like Facebook. Many make genuine efforts to be innovative-they spend on R&D, bring in creative designers, hire innovation consultants. But they get disappointing results. Why? In The Design of Business, Roger […]

Change by design, how design thinking transforms organizations and inspires innovation, Tim Brown, 2009

Voor innovatie zijn briljante ideeën en briljante mensen nodig. In zijn boek “Change by Design” laat Tim Brown zien dat niets minder waar is. Organisatie, discipline en een goed innovatieklimaat zijn belangrijke elementen om vernieuwende concepten tot een succes te maken. Tim Brown staat aan het hoofd van IDEO, een vooraanstaand internationaal adviesbureau met een […]