Rasmus Quote at “One CIO’s Musings”: Innovating Around the Candle

Rasmus Quote at “One CIO’s Musings”: Innovating Around the Candle

The big ideas in innovation

Spending all day innovating around the candle does not get us to the light bulb.
Daniel W. Rasmus

Thank you to Kyle Johnson for the shout-out on a Gilbane Conference keynote quote, and his riff on innovation.

Here’s a quote from his blog post:

Innovation is messy.  Higher education is messy.  Innovation in higher education is messy.  And that’s good.  This messiness allows us to look at changes that don’t shift the whole model but still make a difference (innovating around the candle) while providing space to think about the process and the outcome in radically different ways (the light bulb).

Read the entire post here:  Innovating Around the Candle

Daniel W. Rasmus

Daniel W. Rasmus, Founder and Principal Analyst of Serious Insights, is an internationally recognized speaker on the future of work and education. He is the author of several books, including Listening to the Future and Management by Design.

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