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  1. 1. Innovation <ul><li>Welcome </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  2. 2. Innovation <ul><li>Purpose of the session… </li></ul><ul><li>Participants will engage in a lively discussion regarding innovation and will leave the keynote session energized to implement innovative practices </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  3. 3. Innovation <ul><li>Bill’s Promises for the presentation: </li></ul><ul><li>To deliver an orderly, fun and stimulating session consistent with the purpose. </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  4. 4. Innovation <ul><li>Bill’s requests of participants: </li></ul>Welsch Consulting <ul><li>Silence cell phones </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Stay for entire session </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participate, work with a partner </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Be open to learning </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Innovation Welsch Consulting Say “hi” to your partner
  6. 6. Innovation <ul><li>1 </li></ul>Welsch Consulting What is innovation?
  7. 7. Innovation <ul><li>1. </li></ul><ul><li>Something new or different introduced; </li></ul><ul><li>Introduction of new things or methods. </li></ul><ul><li>, Unabridged </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  8. 8. Innovation <ul><li>1. </li></ul><ul><li>A creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation; </li></ul><ul><li>The act of starting something for the first time; </li></ul><ul><li> Wordnet </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
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  12. 12. Innovation Welsch Consulting Volunteer Assistance Needed HELP!
  13. 13. Innovation Welsch Consulting Now its your turn…
  14. 14. Innovation <ul><li>What are some innovations where you work? </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  15. 15. Innovation <ul><li>Bill’s Rules For Innovation </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  16. 16. Innovation <ul><li>Anyone and everyone is accountable for innovation </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Rule #1:
  17. 17. Innovation <ul><li>Mistakes WILL happen </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Rule #2:
  18. 18. Innovation <ul><li>Home Runs: 714 </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Babe Ruth: Strike Outs: 1330
  19. 19. Innovation Welsch Consulting “ Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly and get on with improving other innovations.” Steve Jobs
  20. 20. Innovation <ul><li>Rule # 3: </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Innovation occurs for a purpose, it does not occur “out of the blue”
  21. 21. Innovation <ul><li>What is the source of innovation? </li></ul>Welsch Consulting What can you do to identify that “purpose?”
  22. 22. Innovation <ul><li>Identify some words which express WHY you would innovate? </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  23. 23. Innovation <ul><li>Take the leap! </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation requires ACTION! </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Rule #4:
  24. 24. Innovation <ul><li>S.A.V. </li></ul>Welsch Consulting “ Screw around vigorously.” Tom Peters
  25. 25. Innovation <ul><li>Celebrate </li></ul><ul><li>WACKOS! </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Rule #5:
  26. 26. Innovation <ul><li>“ Wacko” </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Those wonderful, sometimes zany folks around us who see the world differently. Bill’s Definition:
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  28. 28. Innovation <ul><li>Don’t just sit there, speak up! </li></ul>Rule # 6: Welsch Consulting
  29. 29. Innovation <ul><li>Winner: The Purpose Prize </li></ul>Charles Dey Welsch Consulting “ Start on Success” (SOS)
  30. 30. Innovation <ul><li>What if? </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  31. 31. Innovation <ul><li>What will YOU do NOW? </li></ul>Welsch Consulting
  32. 32. Innovation <ul><li>Is LIFE! </li></ul>Welsch Consulting What we play… Louis Armstrong
  33. 33. Innovation <ul><li>Trying things to see if they work </li></ul>Welsch Consulting Life is… Ray Bradbury
  34. 34. Innovation <ul><li>But we make a life by what we give. </li></ul>Welsch Consulting We make a living by what we get Winston Churchill
  35. 35. Innovation Welsch Consulting Bill Welsch 941-575-7507 [email_address]