Apparently developing a list of factors for an Innovation Culture is a common trend these days. While VG had 9, Jeffrey Baumgartner has 12 in his post A Dozen Ingredients for a Culture of Innovation.
- Top Management Buy-In
- Priority of Innovation (Often Confused with Time)
- Freedom to Take Action
- Freedom to Make Mistakes
- Rewarding Rather than Stifling Creative Thinking
- Collaboration Tools
- Places and Opportunities to Talk
- Places and Opportunities to Work in Isolation
- Access to Information
Read the full post here.