The Jeffs talk with Anastasia Leng, CEO of CreativeX & founder of Hatch. They discuss many must-know topics of innovation, including: what data-driven creative can do for brands, the links between innovation strategy & leadership, & strategy from a standpoint of customer acquisition.
Explore our guests’ views on innovation and the ways they’ve used innovation to drive their organizations forward
The Jeffs chat about how to create a thriving innovation engine in your organization. These industry-leading tips & techniques include: getting leaders at all levels to buy in to innovative ideas, thinking outside of the box about talent & knowing where to find it, & having ideas with measurable outcomes.
The Jeffs talk with Ash Richardson, co-founder of #team & #stratapp & a strategy leader with 20+ years’ digital & technology experience. Don’t miss this episode as they discuss: solving strategy execution for companies of all sizes, widespread strategy adoption & behavior changes from top to bottom in the company, how #stratapp lets leadership and clients form plans, collaborate, & consult all in one app.
The Jeffs discuss the innovation blueprint and the three components of driving sustained results for your business. These can’t-miss topics of executing innovation include: creating the right climate or team around you, building your base of support with customers and stakeholders, and making innovation stick by ingraining it into the company culture.
In this episode, the Jeffs talk with Nora Herting, the founding CEO of Image Think and world leader in visual leadership expertise. Listen as they dig into can’t-miss topics for innovation, including: how the Image Think method helps companies and team members think visually, how simplifying ideas makes them more accessible, and approaching problems visually versus auditorily.
The Jeffs chat with Stephen Shapiro, author & 2015 Speaker Hall of Fame inductee. Discussion topics include: Stephen’s five categories and 25 lenses for reframing problems and challenges, getting a company culture of innovation to stick, & the differences between open innovation and external innovation.
The Jeffs discuss the second stage of innovation, human-centered design & crafting a problem statement. Topics include: empathy & really understanding the customer’s problem, observation as key to gathering information, & validating the problem statement.
The Jeffs talk with J.D. Meier, Microsoft’s Director of Innovation. They discuss innovation & real-world problems with topics including: what to look for in innovative people & how to help them nurture it, keeping teams focused & on track for innovation, & managing innovation leadership responsibilities.
The Jeffs host Chad Englegau, CEO of Acxiom. Discussion topics include: how innovation intersects with strategic growth, how to ensure that groups within organizations are innovating & continue to innovate, & the future of the data world & Acxiom’s role in it.
The Jeffs discuss innovation processes, human-centered design & sustaining organizational transformation. Hard-hitting topics include: how to clarify the problem you’re trying to solve, what to do when evidence doesn’t support your hypothesis, & identifying stakeholders & why they matter