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The Innovation Paradox – book review

Davila&Epstein has done it again. After their first book “Making Innovation Work” (Davila, Epstein, Shelton 2006.) they are back with “The Innovation Paradox – Why good businesses kill breakthroughs and how they can change”. After reading dozens of innovation &

The Innovation Paradox – book review

Davila&Epstein has done it again. After their first book “Making Innovation Work” (Davila, Epstein, Shelton 2006.) they are back with “The Innovation Paradox – Why good businesses kill breakthroughs and how they can change”. After reading dozens of innovation &

Best Books on Innovation – My Choice (UPDATED)

There are hundreds of books published each year with topic: Innovation. Many of them are strictly scientific, others are business or inspirational, but how to know which are worth to read? My humble choice of books published in last 10

Best Books on Innovation – My Choice (UPDATED)

There are hundreds of books published each year with topic: Innovation. Many of them are strictly scientific, others are business or inspirational, but how to know which are worth to read? My humble choice of books published in last 10

Book Review: Better and Faster

When I heard that Jeremy Gutsche is releasing the second book I was eager to read it, as “Exploting Chaos” (Jeremy’s first book) is one my favourite books covering the topic of Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship. And I’m not disappointed,

Book Review: Better and Faster

When I heard that Jeremy Gutsche is releasing the second book I was eager to read it, as “Exploting Chaos” (Jeremy’s first book) is one my favourite books covering the topic of Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship. And I’m not disappointed,

New book from Jeremy Gutsche “Better and Faster”

After brilliant and inspiring “Exploting Chaos”, Jeremy Gutsche (TrendHunter) is releasing his second book “Better and Faster“. First chapter is free for download. The book launches on March 17th.

New book from Jeremy Gutsche “Better and Faster”

After brilliant and inspiring “Exploting Chaos”, Jeremy Gutsche (TrendHunter) is releasing his second book “Better and Faster“. First chapter is free for download. The book launches on March 17th.

Book Review: Anticonventional Thinking

In his newest book Jeffrey Baumgartner is introducing Anticonventional Thinking – a new creativity method as an alternative to the well-known brainstorming. In first chapters Jeffrey is explaining brainstorming method and reasons why it’s not working. I must say that

Book Review: Anticonventional Thinking

In his newest book Jeffrey Baumgartner is introducing Anticonventional Thinking – a new creativity method as an alternative to the well-known brainstorming. In first chapters Jeffrey is explaining brainstorming method and reasons why it’s not working. I must say that

Book Review: The Innovation Book

Many Innovation books share the same content, some also the same form and style, this book – on the other hand, is written from the different perspective as some kind of innovation manual. 

Book Review: The Innovation Book

Many Innovation books share the same content, some also the same form and style, this book – on the other hand, is written from the different perspective as some kind of innovation manual. 

Creative persons which can inspire other creatives

Persons which can inspire creative people? Here is a small list… First thought is Richard Branson (website) – his carrier is truly an inspiration, like story about starting Virgin Records(video above) or his idea about going to Airline business with starting

Creative persons which can inspire other creatives

Persons which can inspire creative people? Here is a small list… First thought is Richard Branson (website) – his carrier is truly an inspiration, like story about starting Virgin Records(video above) or his idea about going to Airline business with starting

Book: The Fuzzy Front End of Innovation

Book review: Oliver Gassmann, Fiona Schweitzer: Management of the Fuzzy Front End of Innovation (Springer, 2014) Well, this was a surprise! This book really gives a wide range of topics with interesting examples and advices useful for work in creative

Book: The Fuzzy Front End of Innovation

Book review: Oliver Gassmann, Fiona Schweitzer: Management of the Fuzzy Front End of Innovation (Springer, 2014) Well, this was a surprise! This book really gives a wide range of topics with interesting examples and advices useful for work in creative

The Year Without Pants

Teaser for Scott Berkun’s new book, check details at his site.

The Year Without Pants

Teaser for Scott Berkun’s new book, check details at his site.

Book review: REWORK

   After few business books that was terrible with same old stories and nothing interesting for me, I just finished interesting and inspiring book about the everyday work in a company, based on the real-life example of the writers. The

Book review: REWORK

   After few business books that was terrible with same old stories and nothing interesting for me, I just finished interesting and inspiring book about the everyday work in a company, based on the real-life example of the writers. The

Eric Ries explaining “The Pivot”

Great short video on “Fast Company” where Eric Ries (writer of the book “The Lean Startup”) is explaining his term: The Pivot – link The easiest way to explain it – remember what the pivot in handball match is doing

Eric Ries explaining “The Pivot”

Great short video on “Fast Company” where Eric Ries (writer of the book “The Lean Startup”) is explaining his term: The Pivot – link The easiest way to explain it – remember what the pivot in handball match is doing

Unleash Your Creativity App is published now!

My iPhone/iPad Application Unleash Your Creativity is now published on AppStore. After trying to find a way to publish book, I decided that it’s more “innovative” and easier way to create an App. I hope that this could be good

Unleash Your Creativity App is published now!

My iPhone/iPad Application Unleash Your Creativity is now published on AppStore. After trying to find a way to publish book, I decided that it’s more “innovative” and easier way to create an App. I hope that this could be good

mobile app “Unleash Creativity” soon available

I’ve been trying to find the way to publish short book. First, I try in my country, but I couldnt do it without sponsors. The market is simply too small for this topic. Next was to try to do it

mobile app “Unleash Creativity” soon available

I’ve been trying to find the way to publish short book. First, I try in my country, but I couldnt do it without sponsors. The market is simply too small for this topic. Next was to try to do it

GRASP The Solution: book review

GRASP The Solution: How to find the best answers to everyday challenges When I started to read this book, I couldn’t stop… Book is explaining useful methodology how to come up to new ideas and what to do next. GSP

GRASP The Solution: book review

GRASP The Solution: How to find the best answers to everyday challenges When I started to read this book, I couldn’t stop… Book is explaining useful methodology how to come up to new ideas and what to do next. GSP

Relentless Innovation – Review

Great book book from topic of innovation management, here is my short review (I warmly recommend it): Jeffrey Phillips has done a great work covering topics needed for success in developing innovation culture in companies. Also, many hurdles and problems

Relentless Innovation – Review

Great book book from topic of innovation management, here is my short review (I warmly recommend it): Jeffrey Phillips has done a great work covering topics needed for success in developing innovation culture in companies. Also, many hurdles and problems

innovation books, 2 of 3 are boring, why?

Indeed, many innovation books are too boring! Large number of books from this topic are published each year and I don’t even count those who has only university-like style inside. Those books looks like just the group of articles or

innovation books, 2 of 3 are boring, why?

Indeed, many innovation books are too boring! Large number of books from this topic are published each year and I don’t even count those who has only university-like style inside. Those books looks like just the group of articles or

making ideas happen

I’ve just finished reading “Making Ideas Happen” by Scott Belsky. This is the book for every leader, creative person or even for someone who’s starting a career. It’s full of examples how to organize ourselves and our organization to became

making ideas happen

I’ve just finished reading “Making Ideas Happen” by Scott Belsky. This is the book for every leader, creative person or even for someone who’s starting a career. It’s full of examples how to organize ourselves and our organization to became

what would google do?

This book gives a stories of era – Google era and it bring some future trends connected with Google Business Model. I expected more innovation minded approach and more inside stories from Google, but nevertheless I’m satisfied because it gives

what would google do?

This book gives a stories of era – Google era and it bring some future trends connected with Google Business Model. I expected more innovation minded approach and more inside stories from Google, but nevertheless I’m satisfied because it gives

everyday engineering

Just finished with “Everyday Engineering” by IDEO’s Andrew Burroughs. Nice and inspiring book which looks like it follows Jane Fulton Suri’s “Thoughtless Acts”, The book observes everyday things with designer+engineer eyes. The story continues with flickr group.

everyday engineering

Just finished with “Everyday Engineering” by IDEO’s Andrew Burroughs. Nice and inspiring book which looks like it follows Jane Fulton Suri’s “Thoughtless Acts”, The book observes everyday things with designer+engineer eyes. The story continues with flickr group.

innovations & creativity reading list

Here is my selection of books from topic: innovations&creativity. During winter time there is more time for reading so maybe this list could help someone in selecting right books. Together with this books I must mention one “blook”: Pulp Innovation

innovations & creativity reading list

Here is my selection of books from topic: innovations&creativity. During winter time there is more time for reading so maybe this list could help someone in selecting right books. Together with this books I must mention one “blook”: Pulp Innovation