Seeing Beyond This Tipping Point: Now is the Time for an Innovator’s Approach to Strategy
Article Inovo

Highlights In this time of non-linear transformation, the ultimate winners will be those agile companies that are thinking now about […]

Innovation Roundtable – Cleveland 2020
Event Lisa Lavergne

In this roundtable, we discussed best practices for approaching each innovation horizon on its own terms.

Corporate Startup Collaboration – An Overview
Presentation Brian Christian

In this overview for Corporate/Startup Collaboration, Brian Christian, one of the Managing Partners of The Inovo Group, shows us how […]

Incubation – Experimenting Your Way to New Business Success
Presentation Larry Schmitt

Incubation is a key phase in a Strategic Innovation System. It takes a different approach than New Product Development (NPD) […]

How Inovo Can Help with Strategic Innovation
Video Payal Mukherjee

The Inovo Group is an innovation strategy consulting firm. For over 18 years, we have been helping science and technology-driven […]

The Promise of Strategic Innovation – Building an Innovation System
Presentation Larry Schmitt

A large company needs innovation strategy, systems and culture – three key areas, to develop in order to be good […]

Systems Change in Social Innovation Education
Article Larry Schmitt

While this is an article about education for social innovation, it is supremely relevant to the education and practice of […]

Innovation Roundtable – Ann Arbor 2019
Event Lisa Lavergne

In the Ann Arbor Innovation Roundtable event, the discussion focused on managing the relationship between the Corporate Innovation Group and the Business Units

How to Balance Sustaining and Strategic Innovation
Presentation Payal Mukherjee

Inovo Group’s managing partners Larry Schmitt and Steve Schwartz recently hosted a live Master Class in association with Innovation Leader. […]

The Future of Corporate-Startup Collaboration
Article Larry Schmitt

“Collaboration can no longer be viewed as an optional extra, it’s a strategic imperative. Startups are now widely recognised as […]

Get Real About Your Company’s Future
Article Larry Schmitt

We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur […]

Opportunity Discovery
Presentation Larry Schmitt
How Brainstorming Questions, Not Ideas, Sparks Creativity
Article Inovo

We have all experienced brainstorming sessions. They are a staple of the corporate world as companies attempt to be creative […]

Managing for the Long Term: The Error at the Heart of Corporate Leadership
Article Larry Schmitt

Long-term thinking is in short supply in corporate America these days. But is this changing? For decades, the ‘Agency’ model […]

Why Amazon is eating the world
Article Larry Schmitt

Amazon is regularly put forth as one of the preeminent exemplars of the modern, innovative corporation and many have written […]