Hear about shifting existing perceptions of innovation and learning to innovate in subtle ways that will save your customers time and money. Create breakthrough thinking that will trigger an infinite ROI for your business.
Almost every company has innovation on their list of strategic priorities, but few have a roadmap to commercial success. Even fewer have an ongoing process to free up the time and resources required to create a constant stream of innovations. Many leaders are stumped by how to innovate in mature, commoditized marketplaces. The best innovations don’t come from R&D labs or hit-it-out-of-the-ballpark product breakthroughs. They come from having a deep understanding of the job your product or service is being hired to do. Attendees will work through two models of innovation, illustrated by every day examples that will create ‘aha’ moments. Do an initial scan of your business and work with your peers to identify which of the 21 Paths to Innovation are the most promising and learn how to engage employees in being part of everyday innovation. You will leave with an action plan to ignite the infinite ROI of innovation in their business and leverage it for competitive advantage.
The Legendary Value Institute is the on-line transformational leadership training and coaching division of AnneCGraham.com, a highly successful consulting firm in business since 2000. It provides the tools and know-how to help motivated leaders and their teams become self-sufficient in building the kind of highly profitable companies that the best employees aspire to work with, and that the most valuable customers never want to leave - companies with Legendary Value™. www.annecgraham.com
Anne C. Graham is managing director of the Legendary Value Institute. She is a corporate turnaround expert with deep profit and growth expertise culled from more than 25 years of in-the-trenches and executive experience in very diverse industries, from the Fortune 500 to small and mid-size companies. Graham’s new book, Profit in Plain Sight: The Proven Leadership Path to Profit, Passion and Growth, includes 21 low-risk, low-cost paths to innovation, with time-tested, proven, practical solutions that are difficult for competitors to copy.