Five Strategies for Spotting Trends First

Do you watch trends, or do you delegate that to someone else?  My friend Robert Tucker is encouraging managers to redouble their trend-watching capabilities in response to an ever-increasing degree of technological, social and economic change: Here’s the good news: with a bit of focused attention, you can build skills in this area such that

What are the edgiest innovation ideas of 2016?

Is it 3-D printing? Nanotechnology? Green innovation?  The technology gurus over at Edge.com have put out their Top 10 edgiest innovations for 2016. You may be surprised by some of the answers given by the 197 scientists polled in this survey. Which ones stay with you? Which ones can you harness for your own innovation