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Umbrage – The Stepmother of Invention

Posted on March 7th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

If Plato’s proverb is correct stating “necessity is the mother of invention”, then what familial relationship would symbolize another powerful motivator: Revenge?  For a category of products – particularly in the software industry – the game of cat and mouse can have the positive effect of accelerating innovation.  Continue reading “Umbrage – The Stepmother of Invention” »

2016 Top Innovators – Whose List is Right?

Posted on January 25th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

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With innovation being an important – and topical – driver of a company’s cachet, the new year always provides ample opportunity to reflect on the previous year’s top performers. Who do you believe though when the experts don’t agree? Continue reading “2016 Top Innovators – Whose List is Right?” »

There’s No Rule of Thumb to Increasing Innovation

Posted on August 24th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

With Asia now being the top destination for corporate R&D spend, does the success of your business strategy require operations in this region? Continue reading “There’s No Rule of Thumb to Increasing Innovation” »