In this episode Chidi and J discuss:
- The typical pitfalls when companies try to establish innovation.
- What the companies who are implementing innovation “right” are doing
- How do you take the risk out of innovation, or at least minimize it?
About Chidi Afulezi:
Chidi Afulezi is Managing Principal at redKola digital labs and Head Faculty of Product, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship at ALU School of Business. Chidi is a product scientist, consultant, and creative entrepreneur. Chidi began his career out of college working for Sony, Time Warner, CNN, and Turner Broadcasting after graduating with training in electrical engineering. During his time at Turner, he was bitten by the entrepreneurial bug, which eventually led him to found his own consulting practice centered around solving existential problems for the customer.
Chidi brings unique energy about products and today his work spans several continents. Most recently, Chidi has been teaching and advising start-ups in Africa, which offers a diverse landscape for business, culture, and technological innovation.
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