From Chemical Info, and author Mike Collins, comes a good piece on innovation.
Here are a few hints:
Leadership, Change and Creativity
R&D and Experimentation
Procedures and Processes
Culture and Environment
Problems, Trends and Opportunities
He also has a few warning signs for you. Can you say "Outsourcing"?
BLOG: Just What Is Innovation?
If the innovation process goes offshore, America will lose much of its capacity to generate wealth, and that decline in long-term economic growth is assured … continue