January 16, 2015 | David Magellan Horth and Jonathan Vehar
Executives and managers routinely talk about the importance of innovation, but turning talk into reality isn’t easy to do. Nearly everyone who took part in CCL’s 500-person client panel said innovation is a key driver of success (94%), and 77% of their organizations have made attempts to improve innovation. Even so, just 14% are confident about their organization’s ability to drive innovation effectively (CCL Innovation Leadership Survey, 2014).
Why do so many organizations struggle with innovation?