books about innovation: best practices are stupid

Best Practices Are Stupid: 40 Ways to Out-Innovate the Competition

Well-intentioned leaders, in their attempts to boost innovation, are inadvertently destroying it. In Best Practices are Stupid, Stephen offers forty counterintuitive yet proven strategies for boosting innovation and making it a repeatable, sustainable and profitable process.


books about innovation: personality poker

Personality Poker: The Playing Card Tool for Driving High Performance Teamwork and Innovation

The key to creating high-performing innovation teams is to make sure that all team members play to their strong suit. In the Personality Poker book and card game, Stephen helps organization leaders and their teams understand how they contribute to–and avoid destroying–the innovation process.


books about innovation: goal free living

Goal-Free Living: How to Have the Life you Want NOW!

Most people are taught that in order to achieve great success they must set and achieve goals. However, in doing so, they become focused on where they are going rather than enjoying where they are right now. In Goal-Free Living, Stephen presents an alternative philosophy–live goal free.


books about innovation: 24/7 innovation

24/7 Innovation: A Blueprint for Surviving and Thriving in an Age of Change

Creating cultures of innovation doesn’t have to be rocket science. In 24/7 Innovation, Stephen provides a step-by-step guide for business leaders and their teams, showing them how to create cultures of innovation that support sustainable business success.


Sally Hogshead

Sally Hogshead, author of Fascinate, speaking about Personality Poker.

Best Practices are Stupid

An overview of Best Practices are Stupid.