When seeking to develop an innovation strategy, here are some questions you should get answered.

  1. How do I see emerging trends before they become problematic?

  2. How do I generate a robust pipeline of new growth ideas to consider?

  3. How do I identify and focus on the highest-potential opportunities in areas like blockchain and AI?

  4. How can I motivate traditional company management to realize the need for digital transformation?

  5. How do I evaluate competitive signals in a noisy, buzzword-filled market?

  6. How do I get the middle layer of my company to embrace change?

  7. How do I bring outside ideas into my organization?

  8. When does it make sense to be a fast-follower? And when does it not?

  9. How do I decide whether to build, buy or partner?

  10. Should I start a venture capital fund?