How to Design Innovations

SHORT STORY #42. Nonfiction series #1- # 60.
by Alla P. Gakuba

Publisher: Know-How Skills

Series: Nonfiction series

Publication Date: December 07, 2016

ISBN: 9781943131723

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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This short story describes a real life example of an innovation. Here the author on her real life example guides readers on how to design innovations—starting from the idea—to the prototype and then—to  implementation of the final product/service.

What are innovations? A simple definition is, that innovations are just solutions to problems. How to design innovations? Innovations require 3 types of creative endeavors: ideas, innovations, and prototypes, as below:

Ideas: Create idea, that is, find a solution to a problem

Innovations: Design innovation by transforming the idea/solution into an engineering blue print.

Prototypes: Build prototype from the engineering blue print to see how this innovation looks in physical form and test it to see how it works in real life environment.