Tag Archives: Innovation

Creating Conditions for Workplace Creativity

In the race for bigger, faster and better, innovation and creativity come at a price, demanding the brightest minds and hottest talent in the industry. As companies push to find a new angle, an edge in a (very) crowded marketplace, … Continue reading

Posted in Innovation, SteelCase | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Designing the Future of Integrated Behavioral Health

Behavioral health covers a wide range of settings which may include psychiatric hospitals, psychiatric units in the general hospital environment, alcohol and addiction treatment facilities, behavioral health clinics, and emergency departments with psychiatric specialty. It is a diagnosis that covers … Continue reading

Posted in Healthcare, SteelCase | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Did Design Thinking Fail?

I’m a Canadian, and by extension, a hockey fan. Well, I married a hockey fan (try to find a Canadian groom who isn’t). So I’ve learned about draft picks and the whole complicated dance and scandal of talent management. Recently, … Continue reading

Posted in Innovation, SteelCase | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Role of Harmony in Innovation

At NeoCon this year, I spoke briefly about where innovation comes from and, more importantly, the need to bring all the interested parties together to affect change. It’s not a new scenario, but one many organizations continue to struggle with.

Posted in Innovation, SteelCase | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Education Is In Need Of A Sandwich

I recently returned from a trip to Israel. It was a wakeup call to say the least. It is amazing to see how many people globally are actively making changes in the delivery of education for the better. And they … Continue reading

Posted in Education, SteelCase | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Are You Meeting the New Standards of Sustainability?

If you think sustainability is just about the environment, then you may be surprised. Sustainability is something that we as a company have strived to understand more over the years, even as our hometown- the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan- … Continue reading

Posted in SteelCase, Well Being | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment