3 posts categorised "Rob Shelton"

02/26/2014

The missing innovation ingredient

Author: Rob Shelton, Global Innovation Strategy Lead Many companies have put in place the basic elements for successful innovation but lack one essential ingredient —collaboration. From our work with leaders and laggards, we know that companies stumble and fail to capture the benefits of collaboration for several reasons. Laggards use...

10/01/2013

Innovation – ignore it at your peril

Author: Rob Shelton, Global Innovation Strategy Lead Take 1,600 senior executives and thought leaders from around the world, focus them on growth and innovation for three days, and you get some amazing insights. That’s what happened at the World Economic Forum’s Summer Davos, The Innovation Imperative, held September 11-13 in...

07/03/2013

Innovation rises up the CEO agenda

Author: Rob Shelton, Global Innovation Strategy Lead It’s no big surprise that 97% of CEOs say innovation is becoming one of the key levers for growth. What’s surprising is that almost two thirds of the 246 CEOs we surveyed in our Pulse Survey on Innovation said they see innovation as...