Research impact: how academics can grab policy makers’ attention

Universities should do more to get policymakers to visit campuses, while think tanks can help academics communicate their research As academics face increased pressure to prove the impact that their research is having on the wider world, universities are considering how they can communicate more effectively with policymakers. There are fundamental problems that confront the…

[Reblog]: The Rhetoric Of Innovation

… More often than not, organizational leaders get trapped into the language of command.  They get lured into seeing direct connections between commands and action.  They can speak a command and something happens and over time this connection seems a priori.   But creating an innovation culture — which is building the innovation potential of organizations —…