ASQ - Innovation Division



Recommended Reading


How to Create a Continuous Improvement Culture

Getting the Most Out of Your Organization’s Core Competencies:

Align Competencies to Create the Culture You Need

Fighting Against “The Way We’ve Always Done It"

Fresh Thinking on Innovation and Quality, An ASQ White Paper, January 2010

Dancing Around Innovation, by Kim Niles, Quality Progress, August 2011

Innovation, Quality Engineering, and Statistics, by George E. P. Box & William H. Woodall, Quality Engineering, December 2011

Innvovation and the Quality Manager of the Future, by Jane Keathley, Quality Progress, June 2012

Up and Away, by Tracy Owens & Caroline Fritz, Quality Progress, June 2012

Accelerate!, by John P. Kotter, Harvard Business Review, November 2012

Burning Man: Quality and Innovation in the Spirit of Deming by Nicole Radziwill and Morgan Benton, Journal for Quality and Participation, April 2013

How Much Does Your Organization Weigh? by Dr. John R. Latham, INNOVATION, Summer 2013

The Future of Quality Technology, by Soren Bisgaard

Stimulating Innovation: Is Canada Pursuing the Right Policies? by Marcel Côté and Roger Miller

A Framework for Strategic Innovation: Blending Strategy and Creative Exploration to Discover Future Business Opportunities by Derrick Palmer and Soren Kaplan

The Global Innovation Index



The Executive Guide to Innovation; Turning Good Ideas into Great Results by Jane Keathley, Peter Merrill, Tracy Owens, Ian Meggarrey, & Kevin Posey

Innovation Generation: Creating an Innovation Process and an Innovative Culture by Peter Merrill

The Innovator's DNA: Mastering the Five Skills of Disruptive Innovators by Jeff Dyer, Hal Gregersen, & Clayton M. Christensen

The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book That Will Change the Way You Do Business by Clayton M. Christensen

The Innovator's Solution: Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth by Clayton M. Christensen & Michael E. Raynor

Innovation Reboot by Chris Hakes

Innovation: The Five Disciplines for Creating What Customers Want by Curtis R. Carlson & William W. Wilmot

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck


DRIVE: The Surprising Truth about what Motivates Us, by Daniel H. Pink
Reviewed by Peter Merrill

Innovation: The Attacker’s Advantage, by Richard N. Foster
Reviewed by Tracy Owens

Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Practice and Principles), by Peter F. Drucker
Reviewed by Michel Mellinger

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