The Jeffs dig into how you can learn from some of the innovations that were created during the pandemic. Topics include: ecommerce & how to reach customers where they are, zoom & omni-channel pivoting, & rethinking travel & reusing travel money elsewhere in the company to meet business goals.
Explore our guests’ views on innovation and the ways they’ve used innovation to drive their organizations forward
The Jeffs chat with Ross DeVol, President & CEO of Heartland Forward. Check out what they have to say about: the role of university talent & technology commercialization in research & innovation, best innovation practices for applied & teaching universities, & how university leaders can begin workforce development & commercialization tech transfer growth.
The Jeffs talk with Will Hurst, an innovator with 30+ years’ experience. Don’t miss this episode as they discuss: what works & doesn’t work for innovation with mid to large companies, characteristics & environments of successful innovators, & what larger enterprises need to know to start innovating.
The Jeffs talk about sharing the keys to making innovation a core activity. Can’t-miss topics include: the role of celebrating & storytelling in an organization, why recognizing failure matters as you innovate, & how to adopt a framework or methology for innovation.
The Jeffs talk with Charles Morgan, CEO of First Orion. Learn all about organizational innovation with topics that include: how leaders set up a culture of innovation in their companies, bringing apprenticeships into the worlds of technology & data science, & innovations happening now at First Orion.
The Jeffs chat with Gre’Juana “G” Dennis, an entrepreneur & executive with 15+ years’ experience in the healthcare industry. Topics include: future game-changing healthcare innovations, what needs the most innovation in healthcare, & bringing data analytics, machine learning & AI come together in healthcare innovation.
The Jeffs break down 3 aspects of innovation (breakthrough, incremental & disruptive) & how businesses can apply them. Don’t miss it as they discuss: the ways that new technologies support breakthrough innovation, how incremental innovation keeps you ahead of the competition, & why disruptive innovation affects the marketplace so greatly.
The Jeffs talk with Matt Francis, founder of Ozark Integrated Circuits (OzIC). Find out what they have to say about: what innovation means for OzIC & what results it has driven, the value of innovation for R&D-focused companies & what they should know about it, & what the future of strategic, sustainable growth looks like for the R&D industry.
The Jeffs chat with Louis Patler, NYT award-ainning innovation author & president of the BIT Group. Check out what they have to say about: the relationship between strategic planning, innovation & organizational change management, strategic planning traps that companies fall into, & what companies coming out of the pandemic should know about innovating.
Welcome to the Innovation Junkies Podcast! To kick things off, we’ll introduce you to our hosts, Jeff Standridge and Jeff Amerine, and share our experiences that launched into Innovation Junkie. Expect tips, tricks, tactics, & strategies from movers & shakers in the world of innovation, strategic growth, and organizational leadership. Here we go!