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A Nine Square Approach to Teaching Students to Innovate, Organize and Lead

Over the past several weeks, my colleague Alex Blasdel and I have been developing and refining a radically new approach to teaching innovation management. For the time being, we’re calling this a ‘nine square approach,’ while we continue to detail … Continue reading

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Charting the innovation cycle to improve healthcare outreach

CKS has always strived to develop systematic innovations that improve lives. Based on years of experience and a range of consulting projects, we’ve developed a routinizable methodology for innovation that we call the CKS Innovation Cycle. While the scope of … Continue reading

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Is Our Innovation Cycle Backward?

  It came to me in a dream last night, that there was something puttha, or lefthanded, counter-cyclical, apa-pradakshina about this whole innovation business. The whole world just wants to get on with the business of len-den, transactional business, or … Continue reading

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Why Design Public?

There’s a lot going on this weekend as we prepare for the event upcoming next week. We have people designing signs and banners, people printing books and reading materials, and people dealing with caterers, audio-visual equipment and other kinds of … Continue reading

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