The Ingredients of Innovation

I enjoyed a recent post on Wally Bock’s Three Star Leadership Blog about innovation — Wally contends that ideas are easy, but innovation requires work. He quotes Robert Tucker, who said: “Anyone who has ever taken a shower has had a good idea.” He may be right… I had a great idea in the shower today too… and a good strategic one at that. The ground he covers from there is to illustrate how some ideas die on the table, and others get killed.

Pizza Vending Machine

A blog with the title of “Unusual Business Ideas That Work” is sure to get my attention… particularly with a post on WonderPizza – Pizza Vending Machine, which immediately struck me as a bad idea. Then I thought about it, and decided that wherever people are given a choice between a four-day-old ham sandwich