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.

May 17, 2021

Episode 043: There Is No Such Thing as an Ugly Baby

You know that feeling when you come up with a really creative idea? You feel overjoyed. Your face lights up. It’s almost like you’ve fallen in […]
May 10, 2021

Episode 042: The Humor in Innovation

When you hear a joke, at what point do you laugh? Do you laugh at the beginning of the joke, right when it begins? Of course […]
May 3, 2021

Episode 041: Why You Need to Stop Adding Things to Your Life

Think of a current problem in your life that you’re trying to solve. Maybe you’re encountering an issue at work, something is going on at home, […]
April 26, 2021

Episode 040: The Most Underutilized Resource in Creative Thinking

Creativity is a team sport. It is not a solo event. When you try to generate creative ideas all by yourself, you’re sitting in a vacuum. […]
April 19, 2021

Episode 039: No Time? No Problem. Put Clutter to Work for You to Be More Creative

If you want to be more creative, turn off your phone and put it away. No, I’m not trying to be your parent. I’m just trying […]
April 12, 2021

Episode 038: Boost Creative Thinking By Being Specific – Ten Tips to Generate Better Ideas

Creativity is nothing more than combining two things in an unexpected way. However, it is critical that it really is unexpected. For example, if you mash […]
April 5, 2021

Episode 037: Creativity for Charities

Do charities and nonprofit organizations also need to be as creative and innovative as for-profit companies? Absolutely! If you’re doing work in a nonprofit organization, volunteering […]
March 29, 2021

Episode 036: Gender Role in Creative Thinking – Not What You Think!

Guess who’s more creative – men or women?  If you answered either of them, you’re wrong. In fact, many people think men have more innovative solutions […]
March 22, 2021

Episode 035: Rejection Breeds Creativity

Most likely, there probably have been moments in your life where you have been rejected for your ideas. Getting rejected is a terrible feeling for sure. […]