Innovation Inside the Box Podcast

Innovation Inside the Box features structured creativity and innovation strategies for leaders who want to think differently, be more innovative, implement change and, grow. The conversations you’ll hear will help you apply innovation methods to services and processes, overcome resistance to ideas, and create a culture of innovation.

Drew Boyd is a global leader in creativity and innovation, international public speaker, award-winning author and innovation blogger, and university professor who has worked with clients such as GE Aviation, Johnson & Johnson, L’Oreal, Stryker, Danaher, Kaiser Permanente, Eli Lilly, Underwriters Lab, Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati Bell, and Toyota. He teaches teams, businesses and governments how to solve tough problems to create a culture of innovation and a flowing pipeline. Drew reframes the innovation process in a way that makes people more—not less—creative.

September 21, 2020

009: How to Create and Run an Innovation Pilot Program

Once you’ve embraced this idea that creativity can be systematic, and you’ve started to invest time and energy learning the Systematic Inventive Thinking or SIT – […]
September 14, 2020

008: Fixedness: Your Main Barrier to Creative Thinking

Every day, you face at least one situation where a creative idea would come in handy. But there are just times when you feel like nothing […]
September 7, 2020

007: Process Innovation: Unlocking New Value in What You Do Everyday

Does the SIT method work with services as well? This is actually the most common single question that I get about innovation and the SIT method. […]
August 31, 2020

006: Innovation Dream Teams: The Secret Formula to Drive Team Success

Does your organization struggle with generating better ideas? Unfortunately, the traditional brainstorming approach doesn’t work.  Innovation is a team sport. You’re going to get better and […]
August 24, 2020

005: Why People Resist Your Innovative Ideas and How To Overcome It

With innovation comes resistance. They define each other. An idea can’t be innovative unless it’s met with resistance, so we should see it as a good […]
August 17, 2020

004: The Closed World Principle of Creativity

Have you ever experienced coming out of brainstorming sessions getting all frustrated because you and your colleagues are always coming up with those same old, crappy […]
August 10, 2020

003: Divide and Conquer – How to Use the Division Technique

In today’s episode, we’re talking about how to develop our creativity. A common misconception is that creativity is a gift you are born with. In reality, […]
August 3, 2020

002: Task Unification – The Go-To Innovation Tool to Break Functional Fixedness

Mankind has used patterns for thousands of years to solve everyday problems. Those patterns are now embedded into the products and services you see around you […]
August 3, 2020

001: A Path to More Creative Thinking

Innovation is a skill – it’s not a gift. It’s not something you’re born with. You can actually learn to be creative like you could learn […]