Forget the resolutions – bring on the innovation.
Make room for innovation
There’s a place for creative thinking and innovation in everyone’s day regardless of job title, despite what our preconceived ideas around the word “creativity” might be. Being inventive, imaginative or unconventional is often how great ideas are born; taking time to approach things differently is never a waste of time.
Innovation isn’t just for researchers or tech gurus; new ideas influence every field of business and can come from anyone. In fact, Xerox owes its start to a single inventor working on weekends in his small apartment with only a vision of what would become the first xerograph. Eighty years later, we still know brilliant ideas don’t just appear randomly; it takes practice, embracing a new way of looking at things, and a few new habits.
Creative approaches to being creative
Infusing work with creativity and innovative planning can help SMBs become more competitive and primed for new opportunities. So, break away from your desk and break out your colored markers, it’s time to build innovation into your small business routine: