Recent national Extension initiatives and reports provide insight into innovation trends and issues. In response to questions from participants in eXtension Impact Collaborative events, we adapted two business frameworks to provide deeper insight about innovation. The adapted frameworks are helpful for identifying strategic areas of focus for innovation and prompting expanded thinking about potential types of innovation.
Geith, C., Immendorf, M. C., Griffin, A., & Stiegler, C. T. (2018). Informing Innovations Through Deeper Insight on Strategic Priorities and Expansive Ideas. The Journal of Extension, 56(5), Article 13. https://tigerprints.clemson.edu/joe/vol56/iss5/13