A cook book to setup a successful corporate innovation system in 90 days
Each company is unique and no silver bullet exists. Use a special framework to uncover what type of innovation system could perfectly fit your company culture and its innovation maturity.
Innovation doesn’t happen by chance or mistake. It happens because you clearly decided and fully engaged yourself to go for it. If you don’t do a deliberate choice on your innovation playground with your leaders and sponsors the status quo will always win.
Use what you learned in UNCOVER and CHOOSE phases to design your minimal innovation system.
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Everybody is in perfect harmony with innovation until the moment it materializes. Launch your minimal innovation system to validate what your company really wants and identify your destiny.
THE BOOK WILL BENEFIT TO
As a business leader, you need to fully understand what it takes to create an innovation system. This knowledge will help you to know how you could support your innovation team, so they could have the best impact on the future of your company.
As an innovation leader, you're creating the best innovation engine so your company could explore today their future. But we don't live long enough to make all the mistakes that other people made... Take an eight-year shortcut by reading this book!
As a player of the innovation of a company , implementing an idea internaly can sometimes be really tough. And having the ability to bypass the company's immune system isn't innate. By reading this book, you'll learn the common pitfalls and how to avoid them.
Best innovation leaders not only know how to develop and launch great innovations on the market but they also put in place a system that makes innovation fast, repeatable, and scalable within their company. Is it easy? Definitely not. Does a silver bullet exist? Hell no! Every innovation system should be different as every company is different. It requires a perfect mixt of knowledge and hands-on experiences so you could identify what perfectly fits your company culture and innovation maturity.
But we don't live long enough to make all the mistakes that other innovation leaders made... That's when the Minimal Innovation System book comes in. You'll benefit from an eight-year shortcut by discovering several practical and essential concepts and tools which work in all environments.
The combination of these tools and learnings will teach you the art of setting up a successful innovation system in no more than 90 days.
About the author
French by birth and pioneer by adoption, Mathieu Menet has honed his innovator’s skills in the technological and social fields. His guiding principle: designing the most exciting environment so anyone could have an impact with his/her ideas.
Holder of a master's degree in mechanics and microtechnologies from the ENSMM, he began his professional career as an officer of the French Air Force for 4 years. In 2012, he joined Switzerland to start his innovator career.
After obtaining his Executive MBA in Management of Technology and Innovation from the EPFL, a certification of "Doing Business in China" from Peking University, and a Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from Stanford University, he decided to become an expert in innovation lab set-up.
After 8 years+ of successful innovation lab experiences in different companies, notably by winning an innovation prize in 2017 against Pepsi and Philips, his time is now spread between his position as head of innovation at La Ruche tl (the innovation platform of the public transportation of Lausanne) and his freelance activities.