Have you ever thought what life might be like without #innovation? Mankind would not exist. Innovation has been the key that allowed us to survive and thrive. From our ancestors’ need to hunt and create fire to computers and nanotechnology, innovation has been a part of our lives. And, it will exist as long as mankind lives on this planet and the next. The better we are at identifying and delivering innovative solutions the better our future. Today’s structured approaches to innovation allow us to solve problems more efficiently and effectively. Innovation is not a fad or a trend; it is one of the most critical elements of business’ survival. It should be managed and executed like any other business function. It must be focused on delivering optimum financial results.