Establishing Trust in 2021: Innovation and an Imperative for Embracing Data Privacy, Transparency and Security

Creativity Newsletter | Give Your Creativity a Boost with Self Hypnosis MP3 click hereFrom Covid-19 to the SolarWinds cyberattack, 2020 delivered many blows to public trust. Founders need to take the lessons learned and ensure they are not part of the problem.

Why Trust is the Foundation for Constructive Disagreement

Creativity Newsletter | Give Your Creativity a Boost with Self Hypnosis MP3 click hereIn 2010, after two years and 348 pages of research I found the answer to my research question of “why are people so much more creative when they work in startups than when they work in mature companies?” I could really boil …

Trust Is a Gamble, a Noble One

Creativity Newsletter | Give Your Creativity a Boost with Self Hypnosis MP3 click hereWhy good leadership is based on trust Trust is, by definition, a gamble. Trusting is about taking risks – for a job to be done, for an agreement in good faith, for sharing information openly, for honesty and integrity in a relationship. …

Four Pillars of Innovation – People, Learning, Judgment and Trust

Creativity Newsletter | Give Your Creativity a Boost with Self Hypnosis MP3 click hereInnovation is a hot topic. Everyone wants to do it. And everyone wants a simple process that works step-wise – first this, then that, then success. But Innovation isn’t like that. I think it’s more effective to think of innovation as a …

Fairness, Trust, and Innovation Culture

Creativity Newsletter | Give Your Creativity a Boost with Self Hypnosis MP3 click hereAs noted in previous articles (You don’t have an Innovation Problem, You Have a Trust Problem! Part 1, Part 2, Part 3), trust is the foundation for a culture of innovation, and a culture of innovation is the foundation for innovation and …