Your totally brillant idea isn't enough for us

The Street
Feb 20, 2012

Innovation takes more than a “eureka” moment, says David Owens, professor of management and director of the Executive Development Institute at Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management. The business world and society at large are traditionally risk averse, more likely to find flaws with a novel idea than celebrate it. True innovation means facing and conquering a gauntlet of hurdles.