How is Your Organization Training Innovators?

After interviewing 40 R&D directors and senior vice presidents at large, global companies, Michaelis learned that innovation training does not happen in their companies. According to these innovation leaders, a lack of innovation training exists because employees do not have the time to innovate (despite clearly having the ability). For example, one director told him “We just don’t have the time to do innovation the way it looks in the books.”