If You Want to Innovate, Pay Attention!
Are you paying attention? If you want to know what the smartest, strongest businesses in your field are doing to innovate, you have to put some serious thought into how new technologies will affect your corporation. What are the related fields, what are their innovations — and how can you integrate and prepare to use those technologies in your own business? Because, you can be sure, your competitors are already trying to get ahead of the curve!
Reaching a high level of innovation means making a commitment to learning, taking the time to put yourself in a learning environment, with people who are also paying attention to technology advancements. Think of these three things:
Jim Rohn said, “You’re the average of the top 5 people you spend the most time with.” So, make sure those are people you can learn from, exchange ideas with, and come away smarter than you were before.