Sustaining Innovation : Creating Nonprofit and Government Organizations that Innovate Naturally (Jossey-Bass Nonprofit Sector Series)
Paul C. LightISBN: 0787940984; 9780787940980;
Paul Light has captured the spirit of innovation. It is not about spectacular acts by individuals who labor against the odds, but about the hard work of building organizations in which innovation is expected and possible. It is about tilling the soil so that ideas can flourish. Anyone who wants to take their organization forward toward natural innovation should read this book. --Walter F. Mondale Any organization can innovate once. The challenge is to innovate twice, thrice, and more?to makeinnovation a part of daily good practice. This book shows how nonprofit and government organizations can transform the single, occasional act of innovating into an everyday occurrence by forging a culture of natural innovation. Filled with real success stories and practical lessons learned, Sustaining Innovation offers examples of how organizations can take the first step toward innovativeness, advice on how to survive the inevitable mistakes along the way, and tools for...