Regular Twitter-based discussion of innovation topics, each Thursday at noon (Eastern time)

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Innochat is a lively, informative and inspiring one-hour(ish) discussion on Thursdays at noon (Eastern US time).

One of the best ways to follow along is to head over to an app that takes care of adding the hashtag, so you don't have to worry about forgetting it, such as TweetChat, Nurph, Tchat, or Twubs.

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Recent Chats

Innovative social selling

John W Lewis's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

Selling requires communication, and people increasingly communicate using social media. So, it is not surprising that sales people try to understand how to use social communication effectively. But many of them struggle to shake off old paradigms and few have figured it out. Even fewer have codified it as well as our guest this week.

You—Yes, You!—Can Innovate Inside a Large Organization

John W Lewis's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Jun 16, 2016

This innochat will be hosted by Ken Gordon whose guest is Toby Bottorf, VP of Service and Experience Design, at Continuum. Here is their framing post.

Sometimes you find yourself the lone innovator in an organization. Maybe oftentimes. Truth is, an inflexible corporate culture can make innovation feel less like a creative activity and more like conducting foreign policy. Intrapreneurship can be challenging work, but there are ways to make your efforts more effective.

Challenges for established businesses

John W Lewis's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Jun 09, 2016

This week's guest and frequent innocat, Jorge Barba (@jorgebarba), has described ten common innovation challenges encountered by established businesses. Let's discuss these and the perspectives from which they are faced.

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