Stoking Your Innovation Bonfire equips your organization to identify and remove those barriers to innovation that have prevented it from achieving sustainable growth and change. Braden Kelley shares the profound insight, simplicity, and uncommon sense that have helped countless organizations get back their innovative spirit and leverage the collective wisdom and passion of their employees.
Filled with case studies and proven guidance, this book evolves leading innovation theories into coherent, practical applications that you can implement in reinvigorating your own organization—without expensive consultants. You'll find world-class guidance on overcoming your business's blockages in the areas of:
Idea generation and evaluation
Information and structure
In today's fast-paced marketplace, those unwilling to change are often left behind. With an interactive Web site including health checks and an innovation audit, as well as video and text interviews, Stoking Your Innovation Bonfire provides you with the tools you need to reframe your business's innovation strategy and goals and successfully supply the marketplace with revolutionary solutions to your customers' issues. Knock down your barriers to innovation. Create a healthy cooperation with the need for operational excellence. Let your corporate brilliance shine. Get the fire started with Stoking Your Innovation Bonfire.
His approach is to create the culture and systems and processes that will support innovation for the long-term.
With the plethora of books coming out on innovation, Braden Kelley's "Stoking Your Innovation Bonfire" is one you must get, read, mark up, and share.
In spite of its length, however, the book is rich in information and full of short business cases that illustrate Braden's concepts.
This is a fantastic piece on a topic-sustainable innovation-that many are finding to be the key to success in the new economic and competitive reality. Read morePublished on February 7, 2011 by Jaime Thompson
My primary thought after reading the book is that it is an excellent reference to keep handy, especially if you are involved in the planning and implementation of innovation... Read morePublished on February 3, 2011 by S. Todd
STOKING YOUR INNOVATION BONFIRE: A ROADMAP TO A SUSTAINABLE CULTURE OF INGENUITY AND PURPOSE covers the basics of a successful organization and common barriers to innovation that... Read morePublished on January 21, 2011 by Midwest Book Review
Stoking Your Innovation Bonfire is a highly readable, positive book about the practical side of innovation. Read morePublished on January 3, 2011 by Jeff Lindsay
Braden Kelley has delivered in this book what he clearly promises on the cover - "a roadmap to a sustainable culture of ingenuity and purpose. Read morePublished on December 17, 2010 by George Levy
Senior managers who appreciate that innovation is critical for their organisations' success but are unclear about where they should begin would do well to buy a copy of Stoking... Read morePublished on November 16, 2010 by Jeffrey Baumgartner
Braden Kelley's new book "Stoking Your Innovation Bonfire: A Roadmap to a Sustainable Culture of Ingenuity and Purpose" is an easy-to-digest book that 'cuts to the chase' on best... Read morePublished on November 5, 2010 by Patrick Lefler