Rule #1 for creating a Culture of Innovation
Consumed => “6 Ways To Create A Culture Of Innovation” by Soren Kaplan on FastCompany.
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0) Remember that culture starts at the front door. You can not hire drones, then wave a magic wand, sprinkle some pixie dust and suddenly expect them to morph into innovative (dare I say) outside the box thinkers. It doesn’t work that way, does it?
Speaking directly to leadership and upper management: Perhaps the problem isn’t them, perhaps it’s you (and your want for vanilla hiring because you fear anything more complex.)