Click Funnel Categories: Innovation Tools

Organizing for Innovation

Organizing for Innovation This tool provides a valuable checklist of specific ideas to make sure your company is organized for innovation. It lists specific strategies for creating an environment in which innovation flourishes. Among other things, it details the pros and cons of technological “push” versus market “pull.” It also describes the role of corporate …

Helping New Managers and Supervisors Achieve “Flow”

Helping New Managers and Supervisors Achieve “Flow” In his new book, “The Leadership Equation,” Eric Douglas describes in detail the key elements needed to build high-performing companies. One of those key elements is to “Stimulate Creative Flow.” Download the PDF – “Helping New Managers and Supervisors Achieve “Flow”” Why is the concept of “flow” important? …

Enabling Local Invention

Enabling Local Invention The most successful innovations are typically “demand-pull” in nature, driven by insights into what customers want. The people at the front lines of your business are most likely to have those insights. Many executives make the mistake of asking high-level executives to lead the innovation charge. But fueling local invention will have …

Empowering Employees to Innovate

Empowering Employees to Innovate This handy tool provides a way for employees to suggest ideas for improvement (a new market to go into, a new product to sell, or a new way of doing business). Using a simple template, it asks for five pieces of information that are important in evaluating whether the idea has …

34 Ways to Encourage Intrapreneurship

34 Ways to Encourage Intrapreneurship For leaders, encouraging people to think like entrepreneurs is key to maintaining a competitive edge. This tool lists 34 ways to help people in your organization think creatively and become in-house entrepreneurs – or “intrapreneurs.” Download the PDF – “34 Ways to Encourage Intrapreneurship” Drive out fear of failure. Fear …

10 Ways to encourage Innovation

10 Creative Ways to Encourage Innovation This tool lists 10 ways to encourage innovation. Download the PDF – “10 Ways to Encourage Innovation” Create a corporate venture fund, establish clear criteria for picking projects, and seed the fund with enough money to make people pay attention. Then promote it and see what happens. Put together …

All Innovation Tools

All Innovation Tools