innovation

Journal Article | February 2, 2017 12:27 PM | Comments(1)

The Russians have developed a new theory of warfare, and in the future, we can only expect them to perform it more effectively and on an even larger scale.

This is not an all-inclusive how-to guide to developing a learning institution, but should serve as a springboard for any leader looking at taking their organization in a positive direction.

Hacking for Defense is a battle-tested problem-solving methodology that runs at Silicon Valley speed. We just held our first Hacking for Defense Educators Class with 75 attendees.

Journal Article | June 14, 2013 02:30 AM | Comments(2)

A lesson for today’s Army and the next twenty years.

Blog post | June 13, 2013 12:51 PM | Comments(7)

Nagl hopes that the next generation of military innovators will focus on human-centric innovations, lest the military be caught unprepared for another decade of war.

Announcing a three day event, to be held at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business over Columbus Day Weekend 2013 to match warfighters “in the arena” with senior...

Journal Article | April 4, 2013 02:30 AM | Comments(33)

As SOCOM takes on the task of addressing population-centric conflict post-Iraq/Afghanistan, it must field a new type of SOF Operator--master of the full-spectrum of the human domain and...

Constraint, imagination, and collaboration can produce meaningful innovations.

SWJ contributor Robert Kozloski on Admiral Zumwalt.

Journal Article | February 7, 2013 03:30 AM | Comments(1)

Times of crisis can be a brief window of opportunity for large institutional bureaucracies to overcome jurisdictional boundaries and make changes to business as usual. 

Earlier this week, US Air Force Captain Jeff Gilmore castigated the US military's social media strategy in a  Small Wars Journal op-ed contrasting the practices of Coca-Cola and the US...

Journal Article | July 23, 2012 04:08 AM | Comments(10)

Disruptive Technology and Reforming the Pentagon Establishment—Part III

BJ Armstrong has been spreading the good word at USNI with a historical case study.

Journal Article | June 13, 2012 04:48 AM | Comments(3)

We have no more real control over conflict (or the universe) than anyone else, in fact, sometimes we now have less.  If we cannot control, we must adapt.

Blog post | May 22, 2012 08:54 PM | Comments(7)

BG Mark Arnold argues for personnel reforms in an essay in Armed Forces Journal.

Blog post | May 16, 2012 08:04 AM | Comments(1)

A Harvard Business Review blog entry discusses the leaders in our midst.

Blog post | May 16, 2012 08:54 AM | Comments(14)

GEN Robert Cone, Commanding General U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, offers his thoughts on the upcoming Army Future Game.

Blog post | April 22, 2012 04:15 PM | Comments(1)

A NYT article on Google and Facebook provides some unexpected lessons about complacency, isolation, and innovation.

Journal Article | April 13, 2012 03:30 PM | Comments(4)

Could Smedley dig his trenches today?

Blog post | April 13, 2012 05:33 AM | Comments(4)

When we have run out of money, it is time to start thinking. Some examples.

Journal Article | April 11, 2012 05:30 AM | Comments(20)

How do entrepreneurship and innovation operate and how can they fit into a military institution?