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