In the beginning of each month with put our heads together at Orchidea to select the best content that we encountered during the previous month. Here are the best articles for April 2015.
by James Surowiecki in MIT Technology Review
Uber’s most important innovation is its "surge pricing" mechanism. However it has not been unreservedly welcomed by its customers, even though it works in their advantage.
by Vala Afshar in The Huffington Post
7 tips on how to create a culture of innovation by Bryan Sivak, Chief Technology Officer for the Department of Health and Human Services in the United States Federal Government.
by Jacob Morgan in Forbes
Program examples from ATT, Adobe, LinkedIn, Whirlpool and Ericsson.
by Drake Baer in Business Insider UK
Venture capitalist and PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel explains why lots of breakthroughs are happening in information technology, but not as much in physical world.
by Kevin Daly in Innovation Excellence
According 2012 Accenture study organizations with formal innovation structures and processes perform better than companies that manage their innovation on a more ad hoc basis. In that study, C-level executives were surveyed. However Affinnova surveyed recently 400 consumer products professionals who ranked below the C-level and uncovered the opposite finding.
We hope you've enjoyed this edition of Top 5 Innovation Articles. Happy innovating!