Stuttafords – The Ghost of Retail Past

Stuttafords – The Ghost of Retail Past

On a beautiful July Sunday afternoon, I walked into the Stuttafords Eastgate store, determined to get my favourite perfume at 80% less at their closing down sale.  What greeted me was none of the usual madness that goes with a retail sale. But rather, the ghost of...
The Innovation Process

The Innovation Process

“So many wants what so few have.”  Part 3: Jac Spies, Chief Advisor at Praesignis discusses innovation investments, why they fail, and how to beat innovation failures – in this 3-part insight series Innovation is the process of creating new ideas and turning them into...
Thinking About Innovation

Thinking About Innovation

Innovation in a Nutshell Innovation is not a discovery, because discoveries are unexpected findings that get published. Innovation is not necessarily an invention, because an invention is an action of inventing something that usually gets patented, and is not...