Social Media and Innovation by Rikus Grobler of Namibia Innovation Solutions In the previous article I concluded the discussion around Innovation Centres and gave an opinion on the suitability of these structures in the Namibian context. On the topic of trends, social media has become second nature in our daily commotion and it has now started

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Embedding innovation in your daily working life by Rikus Grobler of Namibia Innovation Solutions When I speak to people and organisations about innovation, there is one specific question asked at every presentation: “Rikus, I am so busy with my ‘real’ work, how will I ever find time to innovate”? Well, that is the reality many of

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Getting your ideas implemented – Part 2 by Rikus Grobler of Namibia Innovation Solutions Last week and this week’s installment look at strategies employees can follow to increase the chances of their innovative ideas getting selected and implemented by their employers. In the previous delivery I discussed the approach concerning organisations which have a formal process

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