3 Reasons Why Innovation Fails

By Steve Hoover “Inventions at PARC are only advancements if they help people.” – Steve Hoover, CEO, PARC, A Xerox Company Innovation is an invention that solves a problem. It’s also tricky business. In my 21 years at Xerox and PARC, I’ve found three significant reasons why innovations fail: The innovation itself is not ready … Read More

Game Over: How Can We Avoid Failing at Gamification?

by Sarah Thompson Sarah Thompson, principal consultant, Xerox Learning Services Gamification is the art of applying game-like mechanics to business processes. This approach has gained popularity, and it sounds simple enough. In a recent Pew Research study, 53 percent of respondents projected that the use of game mechanics in learning will continue to gain ground between now … Read More