Successful characteristics for incremental innovation
Fits prior investments
Congruent with future direction
Role of sci-fi (science fiction) in innovation
Discussion of writers like Philip K. Dick and their role as a possible source for ideas about the future.
To learn more about how to find ideas that turn into game-changing innovations, read Beyond The Obvious. Why? Out of habit, we still cling to the “obvious” ideas that were once true in the rapidly receding past. In order to innovate, we need to learn to identify and ignore these “obvious” rules, ideas, or beliefs. This books is a practical guide on how to go beyond the obvious and consistently generate game-changing innovations.