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  EDITOR'S MEMO

We're Back


  IN SHORT

Slide Show: Seven Tools And Trends To Watch
Here's what blue-chip brands and smaller start-ups alike are using to accelerate the creative process


  IN DEPTH

Field Notes
ZIBA Design's search for the soul of the Chinese consumer

Online Extra: Slide Show: Designing Growth at Lenovo
Award-winning designs have helped put the Chinese computer maker on track to becoming a tech powerhouse


  IN TREND

Recognizing Tomorrow's Hot Ideas Today
Consultant Andrew Zolli looks to the future


  IN DESIGN

Pure Expression...
...From a luxury carmaker

Online Extra: Slide Show: Fisker's Fine Art of Coach Building
The legendary auto designer has set up his own shop, which promises to bring new meaning to the word "exclusivity"


  IN MIND

A Mind Map From IDEO's David Kelley


  IN SIDE

The Truth About Brainstorming
Stanford professor Robert Sutton says great ideas can always come out of meetings, but you have to know the rules

Eight Rules To Brilliant Brainstorming


  IN BLOGS

Four Sources For Trends And Ideas


  IN FOCUS

Who Is Jonathan Ive?
An in-depth look at the man behind Apple's design magic

Online Extra: Slide Show: An Ive For Design
The designer central to Apple's recovery in the '90s has quite a list of hit products to his credit, including the iMac and iPod

Lessons On Designing Innovation
From an interview with Apple's Jonathan Ive at the Radical Craft Conference, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, March 25, 2006


  IN MEASURE

Metrics Madness
Quantifying innovation is key. Here's how to do it right and avoid the big mistakes managers often make

Online Extra: Slide Show: Space Matters
California-based Jump Associates has new digs that offer a window into an office that fosters creativity


  IN ASIA

Obstacles To Innovation In China And India
A drop of $13 a barrel since early August is sweet music to the U.S. economy. The question is how long OPEC will stand pat


  IN PROGRESS

Crowdsourcing
Milk the masses for inspiration


  IN DATA

Graphic: Collecting The Wisdom Of Crowds


 Related Stories

Crowdsourcing: Consumers as Creators

A new trend allows customers to help design the products they buy. Just don't expect to get paid a fortune for that brilliant idea

Social Networks: Execs Use Them Too

Networking technology gives companies a new set of tools for recruiting and customer service&emdash;but privacy questions remain

Workers, Place Your Bets

More corporations are setting up their own markets for economic forecasts, hoping to tap into the wisdom of employees

A Perfect Brainstorm

The three-part equation that supercharges big-idea generation

Big Blue Brainstorm

IBM is putting some 100,000 heads together for an online Innovation Jam

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