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A Systematic Approach to Personalized Professional Learning

Last week at ISTE there was noticeable attention paid to the fact that technology alone cannot transform the classroom.  The importance of pedagogy and relationships to leverage the power of technology was a huge theme at the conference and it’s about time!  595 more words


Creating a Culture of Innovation vs a Transformation

I was recently questioned on my use of transformation rather than innovation in respect to a culture change in schools. I couldn’t immediately defend my choice of words, which caused me go back and revisit the definitions and reflect on my own beliefs, experiences, and the desired impact on learning environments. 471 more words

Katie Martin

Does Innovation Need “Structure”?

A 2012 study by Accenture found that organizations that have a holistic, formal innovation structure consistently report better outcomes of their innovation programs. But Kevin Daly of Affinnova is skeptical. 338 more words


Innovation in the UN Context

Innovation is a theme that flows through my work with UN entities.  And, given that thinking out of the box is perhaps not yet the norm in this large bureaucracy, I’ve learned a lot about competencies needed for a team or department to encourage new thinking and new ways of working that increase effectiveness. 1,067 more words

United Nations

Management training: How to encourage innovation

A team’s ability to innovate is hard to quantify, and yet, in many cases, is one of the top predictors of long-term success. After all, today’s corporate landscape is rapidly changing and evolving, thanks to emerging markets and new technologies. 517 more words

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Diversity: The Key to Innovation

When searching for innovative solutions sometimes you need to take away the context and just look at the problem. The solution for what a pulp mill is struggling with may already be in place in a hospital or on an oil well site. 190 more words


BNP Paribas Bank: a network of innovators, with Aude Albert

Aude Albert is Innovation Project Manager at BNP Paribas (Prospective & Transformations Department within Corporate Communication). Her mission is to develop the BNP Paribas Innovation Community: sharing best practices and business watch, facilitating connections, leading transversal projects, in cooperation with business lines’ Heads of Innovation. 1,328 more words