Businesses already had a problem with innovation, even before the economic crisis.
That’s according to Judy Estrin, former chief technology officer at Cisco Systems and author of “Closing the Innovation Gap.”
She told The New York Times recently that now, given a sour economy, we’re focusing even more on the short term. What we need to do, she says, is plant seeds for the future.
What that means for you: This is no time to let innovative ideas slip out the back door. Think about novel solutions to big and small problems you see around the office.
Remember: In the middle of the economic downturn in the 1970s, both Apple and Microsoft were founded.
Like what you've read? ...Republish it and share great business tips!
Attention: Readers, Publishers, Editors, Bloggers, Media, Webmasters and more...
We believe great content should be read and passed around. After all, knowledge IS power. And good business can become great with the right information at their fingertips. If you'd like to share any of the insightful articles on BusinessManagementDaily.com, you may republish or syndicate it without charge.
The only thing we ask is that you keep the article exactly as it was written and formatted. You also need to include an attribution statement and link to the article.
" This information is proudly provided by Business Management Daily.com: http://www.businessmanagementdaily.com/26558/dont-let-innovation-slip-keep-solutions-comin "