Staney DeGraff is the CEO of Innovatrium Institute for Innovation, a laboratory and consulting firm with multiple locations. She works with large organizations, universities, and municipalities to create sustainable innovation ecosystems that connect the dots between research, talent acquisition and retention, commercialization, and economic development.
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The Creative Power of Constructive Conflict
Innovation comes from creative tension-not harmonious interaction.
"The most undervalued element of innovation is tension. The push and pull between diverse perspectives has generated some of the world's most surprising breakthroughs. Jeff DeGraff shows how to stoke this kind of positive conflict among the Artists, Engineers, Sages, and Athletes in your organization." - Beth Comstock, Vice Chair, Business Innovations, General Electric
Released August 7, 2017