Culture – People, people and people

The recommendations from the recent Joined Up Innovation report and the ACOLA Report (The role of science, research and technology in lifting Australia’s productivity) highlighted the important role of culture that drives success and prosperity. The recommendations are: ACOLA  An innovative workplace that combines technical and non-technical disciplines and enables business management An innovative workforce to…

Two heads are better than one

Collaboration! The recommendations from the recent Joined Up Innovation report and the ACOLA Report (the role of science, research and technology in lifting Australia’s productivity) highlighted the important role of collaboration that drives success and prosperity. The recommendations are: ACOLA – Improving collaboration in Australia, between businesses and between business and publicly funded research…effective collaboration to…

Tools, techniques and technology – Without tools we are in the stone age.

The recommendations from the recent Joined Up Innovation report and the ACOLA Report (The role of science, research and technology in lifting Australia’s productivity) highlighted the important role of tools, techniques and technology that drives success and prosperity. The recommendations are: ACOLA Building Australia’s future industries will depend on adopting technological innovation to develop high-value products…

Work Different™ Success through innovation and collaboration

Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result – Albert Einstein, last century. Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over and expecting the SAME result – Allan Ryan, this century. Three questions that will change you, your team and your organisation. Allan Ryan’s presentation from the National Conference for TAFE Directors Australia, 2013