This episode is about sabotaging innovation projects. You’ll learn new ways to get in your own way and everyone else’s.
This episode is based on this article: ALD007 // The Innovation Saboteur’s Handbook. Read the article and download a guide to sabotage proofing innovation projects. You don’t want anyone to steal your destructive glory. You’ll find more articles like these on Fluid Hive’s Ask Like a Designer.
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[00:35] Your inner saboteur. Sometimes you just want to break things.
[01:41] Lack of focus.
[02:13] Refusing to adapt your problem as you learn.
[02:28] Lack of research.
[02:59] Lack of teamwork.
[03:32] Not enough data-gathering.
[04:00] Lack of planning.
[04:35] Not testing multiple possible solutions.
[05:17] Not working with the delivery team.
[05:53] Ignoring the systems you’re working within.
[06:25] Lack of process and outcome measurement.
[07:28] Free Ask Like a Designer tool: Stopping Innovation Sabotage.
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