February 14, 2023
The U.S. Defense Department, with its big budget, big plans and big oversight, can still learn from its agile, guerilla-minded friends defending Ukraine.
The war in Ukraine is a master class on the best and worst practices in competitive maneuvering. We are witnessing a larger, more powerful force repeatedly stymied and frustrated by its resourceful and proactive adversary — one with a single mission driving every collective move it makes.
For Pentagon employees mired in bureaucracy, there are five defining lessons from Ukraine on boosting innovation.
Read about them in my article here on Defense News.
For Pentagon employees mired in bureaucracy, there are five defining lessons from Ukraine on boosting innovation:
The heart of innovating is about partnerships, finding opportunities and people to make good things happen quickly.
Why the Department of Defense needs an Innovation Doctrine