Improvides Blog and Articles2016-10-28T12:21:27+01:00

I now write all my articles on our community blog Idea to

Go there to get all of my latest insights on innovation, creativity and making ideas happen. However, links to the latest articles should still appear below here:

Go to the Idea to Value blog


 Blog articles

1801, 2017

This engineer replaced a $1,000.00+ medical device with one costing $0.20

Sometimes, you need to set yourself really strict constraints in order to come up with the most creative innovations. This is exactly what Manu Prakash did with his team at Stanford when trying to make a better, cheaper way to test blood samples in poorer countries. Check out his video above. He was trying to find a […]

1301, 2017

Official Top 20 most influential innovation blogs & bloggers: 2016

Here is the only impartial list of the best Innovation blogs by the world’s most influential innovation bloggers. Ladies and Gentlemen, I know you care about innovation. But with all of the hundreds of writers out there, it can be tough to know who’s insights and advice are worth your attention. So over the past few […]

601, 2017

10 most popular creativity and innovation articles of 2016

Here you will find a list of the Top 10 most popular articles on Idea to Value published in 2016. As Editor, I’m amazingly proud of the rapid growth seen on the site in our first year. We had over 300,000 visitors, with some of our articles going viral and getting thousands of shares as […]

3012, 2016

How Steve Jobs predicted what would cause Apple to lose its innovative edge

One of the most misunderstood concepts in innovation management is why some companies can bring their ideas to life and continue innovating, while in other companies good ideas get no traction and die. Apple has long been seen as one of the world’s most innovative companies, but since the passing away of Steve Jobs in […]