Defining Innovation: A Systemic Approach
Systemic Approach to Innovation
The first step in building systemic capability for innovation is to define “innovation” in the context of the organization. In helping our clients productively manage creativity, innovation, and change, we use and apply the following definitions in our work:
Innovation: Thinking that leads to a new dimension of performance*.
Organization: An organization is a social system in which a person or group of people
Innovative Organization: a place in which everyone deliberately and productively:
*This definition builds on Peter Drucker’s definition of innovation by realizing that all change happens through people.
Using our comprehensive definition of an Innovative Organization we provide the following systemic model for innovation:
Success is best achieved by taking a deliberate approach to build capabilities to quickly adapt to and manage the change and behaviors that happen between and within all four organizational factors. Innovation starts with the thinking of people. It is the reason all of our solutions focus on people first.
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