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Innovation Productivity Hacks

Innovation Productivity Hacks

Recently, one of the innovation leaders going through our Innovation eXcelerator Coaching Program asked me “How do you get it all done? How do you find time to focus on innovation and creativity when you have all this other stuff going on?” As an innovation leader,...

Blueprint vs. Blue-Sky Innovation

Blueprint vs. Blue-Sky Innovation

If you’re an innovation leader, I recommend assessing your team or even your personal life to see if you’re taking a blueprint or a blue-sky approach. Today I wanted to share something with you I've been thinking about for a while. This concept started taking shape in...

Digital FastForward Releases Groundbreaking Study on the Future of Work in the COVID-19 Era

Digital FastForward Releases Groundbreaking Study on the Future of Work in the COVID-19 Era

“COVID-19 has completely reshaped the landscape for knowledge work,” said Clay Richardson, Co-Founder and Chief Excelerator at Digital FastForward, an innovation and technology consultancy firm focused on design thinking. “Customers and employees now demand that companies operate with social distancing and remote work at the center of their business models.  This new reality is forcing leaders to reimagine mission-critical processes across their entire business.” 

Leading Innovation In Uncertain Times

Leading Innovation In Uncertain Times

Recently, I launched a research project to look at how decision makers are redesigning customer and employee processes as they adjust to the new realities of social distancing and remote work. As I spoke with decisions makers, I learned that teams are struggling to...

Digital FastForward Wins Pega Rising Star Award

Digital FastForward Wins Pega Rising Star Award

Innovation and Technology Firm Recognized for Leadership in Design Thinking CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – May 26, 2020 - Digital FastForward, a leader in unlocking innovation through the application of design thinking, today announced it has been recognized with Pegasystems...

Design Thinking For Digital Resilience

Design Thinking For Digital Resilience

Digital resilience uses design thinking to help organizations begin to reimagine their business models and accelerate bouncing back from COVID-19 This past weekend I heard a politician tout how some restaurant owners were introducing an innovation to help bring...

Apply Design Thinking To Innovate Through Any Crisis

Apply Design Thinking To Innovate Through Any Crisis

At Digital FastForward, we believe design thinking is a superpower for creative problem solving, allowing teams to innovate through any challenge, including the current coronavirus crisis. We now see leaders tapping into innovation practices – such as design thinking,...

Creativity: Your Secret Weapon Against The Robots

Creativity: Your Secret Weapon Against The Robots

Will automation replace your IT job? It could, if you don’t move now to develop your creativity. I started to think about this after attending an endless parade of conferences and workshops on artificial intelligence and robotic automation....

Pega Service Ventures Invests In Digital FastForward

Pega Service Ventures Invests In Digital FastForward

Today, we announce a new strategic relationship with Pegasystems, a leading software platform that enables digital transformation. When my co-founder, Cornelius Pone, and I launched Digital FastForward, our founding vision was to help business...