Rebel Intrapreneur
Rebel Intrapreneur
084 Katrin Zimmermann on innovation and the future intelligent organization

084 Katrin Zimmermann on innovation and the future intelligent organization

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Katrin Zimmerman, Managing Director of TLGG USA, isn’t just an innovation expert that advises clients on digital transformation and innovation. She was an operator who co-founded and led the Lufthansa Innovation Hub, which by the way was named the best digital lab by Capital Magazine in 2017 and 2018. 

Who better to talk to us rebel intrapreneurs about how we can lead innovation efforts in our organizations? 

We talked about: 

  1. Her experience co-founding and leading the Lufthansa Innovation Hub

  2. How she leverages her experience helping clients build innovation functions

  3. Innovation risk tolerances, time horizons, return expectations, and 

  4. The future of the intelligent organization

  5. How to build an innovation team

  6. An under-appreciated skills all rebel intrapreneurs should develop

More about Katrin Zimmerman: 

On Linkedin

Company: TLGG USA 

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Katrin Zimmermann Innovation Rebel Intrapreneur Bill Cushard

More about Bill:

Bill Cushard on Linkedin

Bill Cushard on Twitter

Rebel Intrapreneur podcast website

Bill’s book: The Art of Agile Marketing: A Practical Roadmap for Implementing Kanban and Scrum in Jira and Confluence 

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Rebel Intrapreneur
Rebel Intrapreneur
Rebel Intrapreneur is a podcast about a new category of high performing employee. Rebel intrapreneurs further the mission of an organization while simultaneous challenging the system from within. Founders and entrepreneurs are thirsty to find people who believe in their mission as much as they do, and pursue that mission relentlessly. Rebel Intrapreneur is hosted by Bill Cushard, who has reported directly to founder/CEOs four times in his career, which makes him an ideal guide on your intrapreneurial journey.