Systems Approach

Like it or not, we are all part of larger systems. As such, if we are to innovate effectively, we need to work with larger systems creatively. Our innovations need to be accepted in order for us to succeed in the larger world.

Relationship with Suppliers

Creativity and innovation cause ripples in supply chains. But can suppliers provide the right raw material? For instance, I hire adjunct instructors to teach business courses. If I create an innovative, out-of-the-box curricula that will dazzle and excite students, I need to make sure that others can teach it. There have been times when I have produced new types of course content, only to have my adjunct professors throw it out and gone back to the old way of teaching it.

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