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

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

#1 International Best Seller and Selected as Best Innovation and Creativity Book of 2011

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. Shapiro shows that non-stop innovation is attainable and vital to building high-performing teams, improving financial outcomes, and staying competitive with peer organizations.