Carol Franczek is the founder of The Innovation Practice, a consultancy that provides innovation assessment, benchmarking and training services.

How to start a revolution by changing how we discuss ideas

Constructive criticism from managers can take the wind out of employees ideas and can undermine your organization's innovation efforts, warns Carol Franczek. Here is a four-step process that supports more productive conversations, and creates space to both support ideas and raise issues that need to be addressed about them.

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Five Mistakes Companies Make when Measuring Innovation

The discussion about whether or not to do innovation is over. There have been numerous studies that demonstrate that innovation is central to higher margins, higher customer loyalty and long term viability. What leaders now struggle with is how do I do it and how do I measure it?