Innovation in business is not only the lifeblood of our society – as American as baseball and SUV’s – it is the legacy every leader dreams of. Good news. The principles in corporate cultures that drive innovation are universal, regardless of national expression.
In a recent conference in Colorado, Jim Collins, the great “guru” of excellence in business (author of Built to Last and Good to Great) talked about the signs that an organization is headed toward mediocrity. Read this blog for the report on cultures that can't rise above the average.