Innovatehers

Non-Fiction: InnovateHERs: Why Purpose-Driven Entrepreneurial Women Rise to the Top

April 22, 2022 admin 0

Drawing on current research about how entrepreneurial traits and skills lead to success, InnovateHERs: Why Purpose-Driven Entrepreneurial Women Rise to the Top shares the stories of how 29 of today’s top performing women leaders in the for-profit, nonprofit and public sectors leveraged their entrepreneurial mindset to “do good” and “do well” in their careers. Authors Barbara “Bobbi” Kurshan, senior innovation advisor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, and Kathy Hurley, former executive […]

The Red Thread

Non-Fiction: Find Your Red Thread by Tamsen Webster

June 8, 2021 admin 0

Often know as the “idea whisperer” for her ability to help companies and individuals convert terrific ideas into successful ventures, speaker and consultant Tamsen Webster recently published the definitive guide to connecting ideas to their audience’s needs. The Red Thread: Make Your Ideas Irresistible is Webster’s proven approach to using the core elements of storytelling to turn ideas into action. Taken originally from the ancient myth of Theseus and the Minotaur, the “red thread” idiom […]

The Proximity Paradox

Non-Fiction: The Proximity Paradox: How to Create Distance from Business as Usual and Do Something Truly Innovative by Kiirsten May and Alex Varricchio

March 26, 2020 admin 0

When it comes to generating innovative ideas, it’s typically believed that those who are closest to a subject or problem are the ones best qualified. In reality, intense proximity limits creativity. What’s truly needed is distance from challenges in order to see the best way forward, so Kiirsten May and Alex Varricchio, authors of The Proximity Paradox: How to Create Distance from Business as Usual and Do Something Truly Innovative, newly released by ECW Press. […]

Non-Fiction: Get to Wow! Exploring Your Inner Social Entrepreneur by Mike Caslin

December 9, 2019 admin 0

Get To Wow! is a self-guiding book that takes students, adult learners, businesses, makers and searchers on the path to activating their inner Social Entrepreneur “Get To Wow!” is a practical but fun guide enabling readers to become active social entrepreneurs. Readers “Get To Wow!” at their own pace, supported by GCSEN material easily accessed at www.gcsen.com” — Mike Caslin Get to Wow: Exploring Your Inner Social Entrepreneur (BookBaby) is a lively, graphic self-starting guidebook […]