Podcast S6E143: Janice Francisco – The personality profile of innovators

In this episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with Janice Francisco, founder of innovation consultancy Bridgepoint Effect.

We speak about some interesting research into the personality profiles of innovators, and how understanding these can make groups work more effectively together.

Topics covered in this episode:

  • 00:04:00 – Research which shows us the unique personality profile of innovators
  • 00:08:30 – The personality profile of innovators and their creative process is based primarily on ideation
  • 00:10:30 – The other personality profiles of people in organisations
  • 00:17:00 – The lens of how different people see the same challenges and opportunities differently
  • 00:19:00 – The challenges of handovers and delivering change across an organisation
  • 00:22:00 – The need to involve people at all stages of change planning and working across silos
  • 00:25:30 – Stakeholder analysis and bringing on board people from other teams

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