Chapter One: Takeaways

You have finished Chapter One: Innovation for the Collaborative Leader

Key Points:

  • Complex environmental, social and economic challenges are driving the need for innovation worldwide
  • Collaborative leaders facilitate innovation through partnerships that cross sectors such as Public-Private Partnerships
  • Innovation requires turning risks into opportunities, and needs to be implemented to deliver value to stakeholders
  • In the Parks context, collaborative leadership and innovation need to balance objectives such as conservation and economics
  • We can learn from the past about best ways of collaborating and innovating in inter-organizational and social networks.

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