Innovation & Emerging Technologies

  • Innovation is the new Competitive Advantage

    By: Adam J. Bock The accelerating pace of technological change, and the availability of inexpensive technological tools (such as big data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning) have opened markets and industries to new competitors. Customers …

  • 75 Stories – Lori Cross, Instructor

    This year marks our 75th Anniversary. To celebrate, we’re publishing 75 stories about members of our community. Lori Cross serves as a CPED instructor and has taught a variety of topics for the past thirteen …

  • Driving Innovation in India

    What organizations can learn from Indian family businesses and entrepreneurs. By: Mike Mitchell On a recent trip to India, Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development Executive Director Jon Kaupla and I …

  • How Creativity Can Benefit Your Organization

    By: Mike Mitchell It is well accepted that creativity in the workplace — more commercially referred to as “innovation” — has significant benefits to the economic health of an organization. New products, services, and improvements, …

  • Innovation Requires Unique Leadership Skills for Real Success

    By: Mike Mitchell While good leadership is important in any endeavor, leading an innovation group is different from leading other areas of an organization. The right leadership of an innovation group can make the difference …

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