Dr. Thomas Foust

Disruptive Consistency Takes Work

by on 04/1/2015 The Best Brands Are Disruptively Consistent. Innovation expert Jerry Gelsomino reveals further insight into Mark Ritson's (MIT Sloan) case study on retailer Staples.

Innovation and Inspiration at The Combine

by on 04/16/2015 The Combine conference in Bloomington, IN is two days of entrepreneurship and innovation, education and inspiration. Here are 5 key lessons from the 2015 event.

Doug McColgin

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Centric actively recognizes stories of successful innovation, increases members’ access to knowledge, skill sets, and resources, and strives to improve the success rate of innovation in Indianapolis. We’re building a thriving, local innovation network because we want to drive recognition of our city as a global innovation center.

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Kenneth Savin


Jerry McColgin President

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Jason Williams

To win or not to lose? The power of loss aversion.

10/13/2014 Because we feel the disadvantages of risky decisions (losses) more intensely than the advantages (gains or wins), we see risky moves as bad ideas.

Summer Camps For Young Innovators

by on 04/6/2015 Growing up, our summer camp options were limited to crafts, swimming and campfire sing-alongs. Today, there's a wide variety of specialty summer camps to inspire the next generation of innovators.

2015 February Innovation Lunch

Friday, February 27, 2015 @ 11:00 am Join Centric on February 27 for the second event of our 2015 Innovation Season.

Stephanie Fernhaber Assistant Professor, Management


Beth Perdue Outland

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