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What are the 3 things that every organization should do to be truly innovative?

Article originally posted in Killer Innovations Phil McKinney.

It seems that every organization is looking for the secrets to make their teams more innovative. Is it hiring? Or is it office space design? In this weeks Killer Innovations Show, Thomas D. Kuczmarski, president and founder of Kuczmarski Innovation and co-founder (with journalist  Dan Miller) of the Chicago Innovation Awards, shares his thoughts on what

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Meet One Of Chicago’s Top Innovators

For full audio, click here: As the Voice of Chicago Innovation, each week we look for innovators that have set out to re-shape entire industries! Joining us in-studio to talk innovation is, Tom Kuczmarski – adjunct Professor at Kellogg School of Management, Co-founder of the Chicago Innovation awards and President of Kuczmarski Innovation.  

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This is how you make America great again

For source, click here: As the presidential campaign heats up, we are hearing plenty of promises from each candidate that they will bring jobs to the American economy and rebuild the middle class. What we are not hearing is a persuasive case for just how that will happen. Hiding in plain sight and providing a

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Let’s Talk About How to Innovate

Click Here For Original Source Published: Monday, December 21, 2015 at 11:53 a.m. Is there a formula, method or secret to innovation? According to Wikipedia, “innovation” is a new idea, more effective device or process. Innovation can be viewed as the application of better solutions to meet new requirements, unarticulated needs or existing market needs. This is

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Dana Barrett: Tech Tuesday Trends

Click Here for Full Text and Audio In the guest chair: This morning on The Dana Barrett Show, Dana had the pleasure of hosting three very successful guests. Steve Barnes, President of Barnes Creative Studios was on to discuss video content and drones. Barnes Creative Studios specializes in 4K aerial drone video, Matterport 3D virtual tours, Virtual

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Innovation characters take stage; incubators ignite

Read original article here. The Chicago Innovation Awards celebrated both established and rising companies Thursday at the Harris Theater with spectacle and applause for stories of striving and success. Founders Tom Kuczmarski and Dan Miller dressed as Chewbacca and C-3PO. No pun was left unmade. “Rikki Don’t Lose that Number” was played. Yet it’s a remarkable night

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How The Innovators Connection matches big businesses with startups

Read original article here. Franco Savoni walked into a business-networking program thinking small Tuesday. And he did it with no apologies. To help advance business at Elkay, an Oak Brook-based sink and faucet manufacturer, Savoni is checking out the work and products of smaller companies. “There’s so much innovation (at small companies) that’s going on

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