How To Be Helpful (in 5 Questions)

How To Be Helpful (in 5 Questions)

NOTE: This post originally appeared as a LinkedIn article. These days we’re all increasingly aware of significant problems that need to be addressed, whether it’s the pandemic or systematic racism or climate change. Naturally, we’d all like to do our part and lend a...

Interview with Michelle Histand

We recently sat down for a video chat with Michelle Histand, Director of Innovation at Independence Blue Cross. It was a lively discussion about her work at Blue Shield and the innovation toolkit she uses, enjoy this 11-minute video! Don’t miss the Assumption...
Introducing the Mission / Vision Canvas

Introducing the Mission / Vision Canvas

The newest tool in our Innovation Toolkit is the Mission & Vision Statement Canvas. This is a great tool to use when forming a new organization, or any time you need to clarify a group’s activities and purpose. To get started, gather your team and spend a few...
Announcing Mini Canvases!

Announcing Mini Canvases!

Today’s blog post is by Allison Khaw, a systems engineer and frequent creative collaborator & co-facilitator with the Innovation Toolkit. Over the holidays, I received a Knock Knock “Make A Decision” notepad as a gift. It walks you through the...
LIFT Interview

LIFT Interview

This week’s blog post is an interview with Dan Ward, talking about his new book Lift – Innovation Lessons From Flying Machines That ALMOST Worked and The People Who NEARLY Flew Them. As a special bonus, we’ve got a 14-minute audio version of the...