Conversation #11 — Luke Mansfield, VP Innovation, PepsiCo

Conversation #11 — Luke Mansfield, VP Innovation, PepsiCo

I met Luke at the FEI Innovation Europe Conference in June, where he gave a…

Innovation Conversation #10 — Samuel West, Innovation Researcher and Curator of the Museum of Innovation Failure

Innovation Conversations #10 — Samuel West, Innovation Researcher and Curator of the Museum of Innovation Failure

The Museum of Innovation Failure enjoyed a lot of press coverage recently, which is how…

Conversation #9 Part 1 — Antony Beckett and Dave Jarman, Teaching Fellows, University of Bristol

Innovation Conversations #9  — Antony Beckett and Dave Jarman, Teaching Fellows, University of Bristol

For this conversation, I spoke to Antony Beckett, the Undergraduate Programme Director and Dave Jarman,…

Chilled water in a jar - on post about improving a water machine on Cecilia Unlimited website

A tale of water and innovation (oh, and baby vests too)

A few years ago, I bought a water machine. It’s plumbed into the mains water…

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Phil Atherton, Solverboard

Cecilia is one of those rare finds that brings expertise injected with enthusiasm and an…

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Charlie Widdows, Solverboard

I knew Cecilia by reputation long before we got the chance to work together, so…

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Never work with animals or 18th century mailcoaches: the importance of stories of failure

I’ve been thinking about stories a lot lately, particularly stories of failure. Telling stories of…

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‘Innovation managers have to be politically savvy street-fighters’ – Notes from the Front End of Innovation

I’m suffering from information overload right now, having spent most of last week at the Front…

Innovation Conversations - Nicola Millson, Innovation Consultant

Innovation Conversations #8 — Nicola Millson, Innovation Consultant

Talking to Nicola was a pleasure as it brought up a topic I hadn’t thought…