links for 2008-05-30
30 May, 2008
Wladawsky-Berger hits an excellent point in this article, which investigates the role of R&D labs as ivory towers. His main point is that talented people innovate together across organisational borders in virtual teams on complex company problems.
Building teams is not just about building strong connections inward, but outwards. With the highest quality of information generally hidden somewhere in the world, it is necessary to go outside and find the information. This involves personal flexibility.