The Sound of Healing Part 2: The Jingle of Life

Posted by Scott Underwood on 11/10/16 1:22 PM

As a follow-up to my last blog post, I'll tell a personal story of the use of sound to change the perception of the hospital environment.
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Topics: Reflection & Integration, Empathy & Inspiration

Go Paper, Go Vertical, Go Visual, Go Big

Posted by Scott Underwood on 5/12/16 5:52 PM

Remember maps? You know, paper maps, those big unwieldy foldy things you kept in the glove compartment of your car?

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Topics: General, Reflection & Integration, Leadership & Organization

Handout on Design Thinking Questions

Posted by Leon Segal on 10/16/14 1:45 PM

Sharing the fundamentals of design thinking means giving people a methodical way to approach creative collaboration. It's a true pleasure to see workshop participants "get" the approach and embrace it in their work processes. To that end, here is a handout on design thinking questions that we give to workshop participants.

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Topics: Defining & Framing, Test & Prototype, Reflection & Integration, Ideation & Brainstorming, Leadership & Organization, Storytelling, Empathy & Inspiration, Examples, Innovation Capacity, Mentoring

The Design Thinking Process: Stop, In the Name of Space

Posted by Leon Segal on 4/29/14 8:00 AM

Reflection is a key step in our work, as well as in our workshops. Stopping at various points in the process to evaluate where we've been, where we are, and where we would like to be heading, is an essential activity that keeps our work efficient.

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Topics: Reflection & Integration

Does Empathy Help Innovation Leaders Think More Freely?

Posted by Leon Segal on 5/26/13 3:54 AM

In a recent session with a client, participants noted how our insistent focus on the customer’s experience helped them think more freely and come up with innovative ideas. 

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Topics: General, Reflection & Integration, Ideation & Brainstorming, Empathy & Inspiration

On Naming Innovationship LLC (Why "-ship"?)

Posted by Leon Segal on 3/16/13 3:22 AM

In English, the suffix “ship” can add three different dimensions to a word.

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Topics: Reflection & Integration

Illustration: Innovation Leaders Reach Into the Unknown

Posted by Neil Goldberg on 3/1/13 3:22 AM

Check out this visual depiction of an innovation leader reaching into the unknown to bring new realities into being:

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Topics: Reflection & Integration