Cris Beswick partners with LUMAN to provide a comprehensive innovation culture offering from strategy to execution

Cris Beswick and LUMAN together now bring a full-cycle offering to ambitious CEOs and change leaders; from setting the innovation strategy and direction at the top to the development of the mindset, behavior, skills and functions required to become an innovation-led organisation. The integration of innovation strategy, leadership and culture…

read more

Siemens Intrapreneurs Bootcamp 2017

The Intrapreneurs Bootcamp is a six day experience in a startup environment for extraordinary people with intrapreneurial aspirations and talent. The program creates a fertile space where people can connect to their own passion and purpose and drive breakthrough innovation – making real what matters to them. For the future…

read more

Five Key Tenets of Cultural Intrapreneurship

In my last article I made the distinction between structural or procedural intrapreneurship and cultural intrapreneurship.  Structural or procedural intrapreneurship is focused on the business or product that is the outcome of an intrapreneurship initiative, while cultural intrapreneurship focuses on using intrapreneurship experiences as a tool for long-term culture change…

read more

Toward embedding a Culture of Intrapreneurship

The basic concept of intrapreneurship is simple: Intrapreneurship is the act of behaving like an entrepreneur while working within a large organization. Intrapreneurship means that individuals in your organization look to the future and develop and test new ways of serving your customers beyond your current business model. It starts…

read more

Cracking Innovation Culture – Competencies for the Future

Why are some companies struggling with innovation while other thrive in an environment of rapid change and complex uncertainty? In our research and experience we found that — beyond clear purpose — organizational innovation capacity largely depends on cultural competencies and individual capacities. I have written before about frameworks for innovation and how ultimately Innovation starts…

read more

A Framework for Self-Sustaining Innovation

Innovation leaders today don’t have an easy job. Tasked with bringing Innovation to their organization, they often face a variety of interpretations of innovation throughout the organization, a lack of comprehensive understanding of what innovation really entails, and what it requires to truly embed innovation in a way that it…

read more