April 24, 2018
Technological innovation on a piece-by-piece basis isn't enough. More fundamental change is needed.
June 3, 2014
The new National Resource Network aims to help local governments find the experts and information they need.
March 26, 2013
From brainstorming to "ideation" to troubleshooting, a city's Innovation Delivery Team has to cover a lot of ground--and do it quickly.
December 11, 2012
The people staffing five cities' Innovation Delivery Teams aren't necessarily experts in the subjects the cities are working on. They are focused more on the "how" than on the "what."
October 11, 2012
It means looking in four directions for creative solutions to pressing problems. Innovation delivery teams in several cities are pioneering the process.
August 14, 2012
Aiming to get people into the innovative mindset for improving services and saving money, cities are turning to competitions.
July 10, 2012
The Tennessee city’s Innovation Delivery Team launched a collaborative effort to generate and implement ideas to spark commerce in struggling neighborhoods.
June 12, 2012
Backed by $24 million in foundation funds, five cities are creating dedicated teams in their mayors’ offices to look for ways to fundamentally restructure how the cities do what they do. There is much to be learned from this ambitious effort.