Archive for May, 2009

IE and Insight collaborate to launch Inforum

insight-coverI am excited to launch a new partnership for Innovationedge:  Inforum is a way to bring together thought leaders from all across northeast Wisconsin to collaborate on innovative ideas.

For Inforum, we teamed up with Insight on Business Magazine, and one look at this cutting-edge online publication and you’ll see why Insight is an excellent representative of innovation!

Check out the full Inforum here, and browse over to Page 26. You can click on the photos of our thought leaders to hear and see how they responded to this quarter’s topic: How do you Innovate in Challenging Times?

inforumYou’ll hear how each leader expounds on the importance of building collaboration with your customers to build value and to strengthen corporate culture.

Our thought leaders come from a wide variety of industries and each are experts in their fields. Future topics will include generational marketing, social media and going green.

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The Blog is Back!

May 20, 2009 Cheryl Perkins No Comments » Innovation Edge, LLC

We’ve been doing some spring remodeling here at Innovationedge, and I think you’ll like the fresh upgrades. Take a look around and check out the addition of more resources and easy-to-use navigation to help you find what you need!

Our team has been tirelessly working to provide even more of the content and capability today’s innovation leaders can put into practice immediately. We’ve also partnered with others to provide top-notch innovation tools that you can’t do without in today’s global landscape.

Now that the legwork is done and the new site is launched, I have more time to Blog about the up-and-coming trends and tips to stay on top of the latest news and events throughout our industry. And I’m particularly excited as “launch day” draws near for the new book, Conquering Innovation Fatigue that I co-wrote with Jeff Lindsay and Mukund Karanjikar. I’ll write more about the book and the extremely positive responses we’re getting in the days ahead. You can pre-order here, and look for your copy to arrive in July.

May 09: Insight on Business

May 9, 2009 Cheryl Perkins No Comments » Media Coverage

InForum: Connecting you with thought leaders for insight on innovative ideas that work: Insight Magazine, May 2009

Obstacles to business success are everywhere today. Nobody has all the answers – but successful leaders in the New North have found innovative ways to profit and thrive.

To share the best advice with out business-to-business readers, Insight magazine has teamed up with Innovationedge to launch InForum: A conversation on a provocative topic designed to connect you with thought leaders for insight on innovative ideas that work.

A champion of “disruptive innovation” for Fortune 500 companies worldwide, Cheryl Perkins, founder and president of Neenah-based Innovationedge, led our first InForum on March 30 at Insight magazine’s offices in Appleton. Excerpts of her conversation with four regional business leaders appear on these pages and online.

How do you innovate in tough economic times?