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CATS Nine Lives of Innovation ( Lundin ) by 0phkH4m

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									Organizations Don’t Innovate…People Do

Stephen C Lundin, Ph.D.
         SHRM Illinois
          July 2009
My Philosophy

Simplicity

Light Heartedness

Humanity

Authenticity

Significance
FOUR Challenges to Innovation

Clutter

Normality

Failure

Leadership
Life 1: CATS Create an Innovation
Friendly Environment
- Eliminate clutter
- Reduce distractions

+ Build a greenhouse
+ Create spaciousness


                        Quirky
 Life 2: CATS are Prepared
 for Innovation

Clarity and Focus

Commitment

Random Access

Knowledge Files
Innovation favors a prepared mind.

                                     Heady
Life 3: CATS Know That Innovation
Isn’t Normal

Routine/Paradigm

Habit/Box

Associative Boundaries

The one book bookstore.


                         Edgy
Life 4: CATS Welcome Physical
Provocation

•   The Bridge
•   Idea Box
•   Setting/Place
•   A Break
•   Tragedy
•   Change
•   Proactive
•   Naturally occurring


                          Action
Life 5: CATS Enjoy Social
Provocation
Brainstormer
Medici
Experience Zones
Juice the Jam
POC
EC



              Jabber Cats
Life 6: CATS Promote Intellectual
Provocation
de Bono
Lateral Thinking
Opposites
Movement
Random
Six Hats
Missing Element
What if?
          »        Smarty Cat
Life 7: CATS Say ‘How Fascinating!’

The Learning Curve Myth

Juice the Jam

Three Diabolos




                 Curious Cat
Life 8: CATS Fail Early and Fail Well

Rapid Prototyping

Best Failure Award

Communication



             Splat Cat
Life 9: CAT Wranglers Understand
Natural Energy
Leadership Matters
3 Faces of Leadership
Natural Energy Rules

Encounters with
Natural Energy
• FISH!
• Top Performer

                  Wrangler Cat
Provocations and Lessons from
the FISH Jourrney
Work-life Balance
QWL and Stop The Line
Attitudes and/or Skills
Normal and the Vegetable Stand
360 Feedback
Claim Your Pitch
Emotional Connection vs Customer Service
Ubuntu and Two Levels of Recognition
CAT Belts

1. Canary Yellow
2. Green
3. Black
Earn all Three

Be the provocation
for Six Sigma
Contact Info

slrunner@aol.com

www.catsinnovation.com

								
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