Innovation is crucial for growing a business in today’s increasingly competitive global marketplace. In fact, 61% of CEOs surveyed in a recent PricewaterhouseCoopers report said that innovation is a priority or a primary focus of their business strategies.
But creating an environment that fosters innovation and creativity can be a tough code to crack. Based on the survey, Mindjet put together an infographic that illustrates the key ingredients a business needs to build an innovative work environment.
Unsurprisingly, a culture that is supportive of innovation tops the list, followed by strong visionary leadership and a willingness to take risks and challenge organizational norms.
Image: Flickr, Dell Inc.
SOURCE: www.mashable.co.za (Rebecca Hiscott – Author)