• Innovation 500 – Creativity

    To kick things off for November we want to encourage everyone to think about the topic of Creativity and either send us a blog post from you or your team via email to [kevin.gillick@devon.gov.uk] for inclusion or simply add your comments below.  If you don’t think this is for you at the moment but are interested then sign up so we can keep you informed as we develop.

    To give you a flavour we have included some thoughts below from Kevin and Bill

    Kirton’s innovative-adaptation continuum by Kevin

    Innovators and Adapters Reused from: http://innovatorstoolkit.com/content/technique-11-cognitive-style

    In our curation session for this issue Bill mentioned Kirton’s innovative-adaptation continuum – something I had never heard before.… Read the rest

  • Innovation 500 – Leadership

    To kick things off for October we want to encourage everyone to think about the topic of Leadership and either send us a blog post from you or your team via email to [kevin.gillick@devon.gov.uk] for inclusion or simply add your comments below.  If you don’t think this is for you at the moment but are interested then sign up so we can keep you informed as we develop.

    To give you a flavour we have included some thoughts below from Sarah and Bill

    Some thoughts from Sarah

    This month we celebrated 75 years since the ‘Battle of Britain’. That decisive victory, in the summer of 1940, is believed by many to have turned the tide of that terrible war.… Read the rest

  • Innovation 500 – Change

    To kick things off for August we want to encourage everyone to think about the topic of Change and either send us a blog post from you or your team via email to [kevin.gillick@devon.gov.uk] for inclusion or simply add your comments below.  If you don’t think this is for you at the moment but are interested then sign up so we can keep you informed as we develop.

    To give you a flavour we have included 3 posts from different people providing 3 different perspectives.

    Post by Linda

    I was asked if I would like to write a blog for Innovation 500, after sharing Tiffany Kelly’s TED talk which was included in the last bulletin.… Read the rest

  • Innovation 500 – Empowerment

    To kick things off for July we want to encourage everyone to think about the topic of Empowerment and either send us a blog post from you or your team via email to [kevin.gillick@devon.gov.uk] for inclusion or simply add your comments below.  If you don’t think this is for you at the moment but are interested then sign up so we can keep you informed as we develop.

    To give you a flavour we have included 3 posts from different people providing 3 different perspectives.

    A post by Dominic.

    Change starts with me….. When I think of this statement I think of how I respond to change and its challenges and what I learn from the experience.… Read the rest

  • Innovation 500 – The power of questions

    To kick things off for June we want to encourage everyone to think about the topic of The Power of Questions and either send us a blog post from you or your team via email to [kevin.gillick@devon.gov.uk] for inclusion or simply add your comments below.  If you don’t think this is for you at the moment but are interested then sign up so we can keep you informed as we develop.

    To give you a flavour we have included 3 posts from different people providing 3 different perspectives.

    Blog post by Bill H on The Power of Questions

    There is a story about Albert Einstein that I particularly like.… Read the rest