5 Innovation Failures That Changed the World

Innovation failures and what can you learn from them

On some level, we are all afraid of failure.  It’s a natural instinct to want to succeed, to be proud of your work, and…well, to be able to brag about your accomplishments at class reunions rather than being reminded of our failures. The sad truth is, into each life must come to a little failure. […]

Could Your Innovation Failure Be Innovation Progress?

innovation failure risk

Is innovation failure a contradiction? Innovation leaders and analysts say no. Venture Capitalist and Forbes writer Henry Doss observes that “…failure is a feature of highly innovative organizations….[T]here is a strong correlation between failure and innovation.” According to Doss, in a culture which is open to risk and experimentation, “[t]he paradigm is not one of failure, but one of the frequency […]

Are you afraid of innovation?

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What is an innophobic?  It is a person who is so afraid of innovation that they won’t even try. Have you ever noticed that when someone asks you to do something that you’ve never tried before; you immediately start hearing voices in our head trying to convince you that you can’t do it?  It happens […]