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The Innovative Runner

The Innovative Runner

I have not been able to run much lately and I miss it.  Good ideas seem to flow while I am running. And there are some interesting analogies between running and innovation. Here is what I came up with: Incremental progress can lead to step-change: When I am running regularly I often get frustrated because … Continue reading

If Phelps were a country…

If Phelps were a country…

London is gripped by Olympics fever. I am loving the Games but loving even more the opportunity for Olympic data games. My favourites so far: If Michael Phelps were a country he would be above India in all time medals won. If Yorkshire were a country she would (at the time of writing) be 11th … Continue reading

Innovation for Introverts

Innovation for Introverts

About a third of us are introverts. What are our characteristics? We have a tendency to be drained by social encounters and energized by solitary activities. We enjoy reflecting on our own thoughts and feelings, and we often prefer to avoid busy social situations. Try this Guardian quiz for a quick insight into where you … Continue reading