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Simon Banks offers his unique insight into the latest trends in innovation and design thinking. Read the following articles to discover a treasure trove of free tips and tricks that will allow you to kickstart your creative mindset.

Simon Banks Innovation Framework

Posted 10.07.2020

A seven step Innovation Framework – but not as you know it

A seven step innovation framework – but not as you know it People and organisations are complex, living entities. They can’t just be stuffed into a set of steps and made to perform…

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We are all born creative Simon Banks

Posted 01.11.2019

We Are All Born Creative…

There is a creative person in all of us, just waiting to GET OUT! Once we shift the story, we tell ourselves about our creativity. The problem starts…

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Posted 23.08.2019

5 Essential skills needed to thrive in the 21st Century

What are the skills needed to thrive in the 21st Century? It’s the human-centred skills that we all have (and machines don’t)

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Posted 07.06.2019

Perfection and Why it Has No Place in Innovation

Being prepared to share a half baked idea (you know it’s not perfect but it could be part of the solution) that you want others to build on is at the heart of a culture of innovation.…

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Posted 16.07.2018

So then I had an Innovation Book Launch – A Thousand Little Lightbulbs

I have a friend who is an author who said that his book launch was one of the best nights of his life. “How could this be?” I mused? The best night of your life? Surely it can’t be that…

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Posted 26.04.2018

So then I wrote an Innovation Book – A Thousand Little Lightbulbs

I recently published my first book, specifically, an Innovation Book called ‘A Thousand Little Lightbulbs: How to kickstart a culture of Innovation.’
Rather than tell you all about…

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