Latest Blog Posts

This page contains the latest blog articles written by me, Derek Cheshire. To view the archive page where you can find all of my posts indexed by date, please visit this page.

cost of innovation

What Is The Cost Of Innovation?

There is no manual that says exactly how to estimate innovation costs but here is a common sense approach that ...
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How curious are you?

Are You Curious?

In his book The Human Edge, Greg Orme gives a simple but extremely powerful example of curiosity. We are related ...
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Make Sure Your Different Is Different

March was BC (before coronavirus) and we are now in the era AD (after disease). The virus is not totally ...
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Organic Innovation, The Best Way Forward

Organic Innovation is NOT about innovation within agricultural industries although they are not excluded. I am suggesting that Organic Innovation ...
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Thought Leadership – A Way Forward?

The fast pace in the current digital age means that businesses and business models are changing more rapidly than ever ...
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Boosting your creativity

Boosting Your Creativity

There are loads of different ways you can consider boosting your creativity – from small changes you can implement in ...
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What Comes Next?

We are currently in the throes of what can only be described as a catastrophe, both on a human level ...
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How Will Coronavirus Change The World?

The events which are unfolding across the world mean that post coronavirus, the world will never be the same again ...
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Soft Infrastructure Post Coronavirus

What is soft infrastructure? We all understand the term ‘infrastructure’. It is a collective term for roads, railways, airports, ports, ...
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When The Threat Is Here, It Is Too Late To Change!

Here I shall use the spreading of deadly bacteria as a metaphor for change. Consider a body of water that ...
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Innovation + Reinvention = ReThinking

Let’s face it, the biggest problem that we have in the exciting world of creativeinnovationreinventiveness is the English language. Yes, ...
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Be More Effective By Thinking Like A Film Director

Have you ever sat down at a computer screen or maybe a piece of A4 paper with a determination that ...
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