Overcoming creative blocks can be frustrating and time-consuming. Woody Bendle suggests using a creative thinking exercise called "What Would Scooby Do?" to break through the creative funk with fun and innovative ideas.
Startups have a special relationship with innovation, but it is a risky business. Here are some innovation tips for startups including research, evaluation, pitching, establishing a culture of innovation, scheduling time for innovation, and embracing technology.
To effectively execute innovation and develop successful products, companies must conceptualize the product, engineer/architect it, enable user interaction, and design the customer experience. The Outcome-Driven Innovation process enables companies to use Jobs-to-be-Done Theory to conceptualize products that meet customer needs.