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Jose Luis Roces
Professor, Argentina

Innovation Leadership

The main challenge to improve innovation is how to develop leaders which stimulate and sustain innovation instead of just looking at the bottom line figures.
An innovative culture is the consequence of the behaviour and decisions of the leaders in any company.



Innovation Leadership and Culture

Could you elaborate how to develop this type of leadership and culture in practical ways?

shanmugam, Malaysia

Innovation Leaders must Develop a Climate

Leaders need to develop respect and trust to create a climate of openess for innovation.

Toba Folaranmi
Consultant, Nigeria

Innovation - Leadership - Culture

I've always been intrigued by the product of the interplay of the three concepts (innovation, leadership and culture). Nigeria is a peculiar case study and I'd appreciate some additional insight in causes and effects between them, as well as useful models or concepts.

Jose Luis Roces
Professor, Argentina

Innovation Leadership

Innovative leadership should combine creativity and discipline, emotion and passion in a very truly balanced behaviour.
Traditional companies prefer obedience and procedures instead of courage and risk.
So we need a new model for leadership. I recommend to read Innovation Leaders: How Senior Executives Stimulate, Steer and Sustain Innovation from Jean Philippe Deschamps (IMD).

Philip Oldfield
Project Manager, United Kingdom

How Leaders can Create an Innovative Environment

I agree leaders need to create an environment where innovation can flourish, however, it must be bou... Sign up

Sokolova Tatiana
Analyst, Russian Federation

In Reality, the Role of Leaders in Innovation is not so Impressive

Innovations hardly ever come from higher level of management, whether they might be political leader... Sign up

Anneke Zwart
Student (University), Netherlands

Innovation Leadership Skills

Innovation has become an extremely important way to obtain competitive advantage. Therefore it is im... Sign up

Jaap de Jonge
Editor, Netherlands

Leadership Role in Digital Transformation

HBS Prof. Iansiti and Microsoft CEO Nadella recommend that leaders should speed up and democratize t... Sign up


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