What are the concepts behind what innovation brings to the table? Implementation of creative ideas to generate values, remaining relevant in the mix and executing great ideas in brilliant ways are some of these concepts.
Note that idea is beyond mere technological breakthrough, or, purely science related achievements, as some school of thought defines it as a process that involves multiple activities to uncover new ways to do things.
We all discuss the concept of innovation, with either, suspicion, or, enthusiasm, because, we feel a need to learn new ways and not getting caught up in the technological drift and find out if there is a need to improve upon something that is not working badly.
A change would, eventually, come, but the change we anticipate through innovation is usually about the improvement of life. One should not harbor the fear of what the mind has not yet explored; however, bearing the weight of fear of change, through innovation requires that you decide on the following:
Innovation is a decision
A key decision you have to make is being committed to the course; you have to be mentally ready to take on the challenges of innovation, head-on. This challenge does not stop you from implementing other things; it is meant to reshape your perception about innovation, so, you could move forward with it.
The mentality that comes with being a problem-solver assist the mind in obtaining creative and innovative thought pattern.
You do not have to be a stereotype
As I stated above, it was mentioned that innovation is not all about technology, so far, you can create a way of doing traditional things in new ways, efficiently, such that it creates productivity, then, you are on the line of creativity.
Simple acts, such as getting your wardrobe organized or recycling domestic waste on a domestic scale, are simple innovative acts.
Start when everything is going well
The idea behind innovation is not for you to get a new job after losing one. It is about that great paradigm shift that you ensure in your career path to make improvements in skills.
The concept is meant to create a space for advancement and not just a means for survival.