Killer Innovations
The award winning Killer Innovations™ Podcast and nationally syndicated talk radio show (on +30 radio stations) is hosted by Phil McKinney, an award winning innovator of technologies and products used by hundreds of millions of consumers and businesses worldwide. The podcast is Phil's way to "pay-it-forward" by sharing his experience and expertise in innovation so that individuals and organizations can achieve success in the innovation/creative economy. About the Host: Phil retired as the CTO at Hewlett-Packard where he led the product/R&D for the $40B PC, Mobile, Display/TV and Workstation business. He is currently the President and CEO for CableLabs, the non-profit R&D and innovation lab for the global cable industry. Phil shares his rule-breaking approach to innovation and creativity in his book "Beyond The Obvious" and via the podcast. He has been credited with forming and leading multiple teams that FastCompany and BusinessWeek list as one of the “50 Most Innovative”. His recognition includes Vanity Fair naming him the “The Innovation Guru”, MSNBC and Fox Business calling him "The Gadget Guy" and the San Jose Mercury News dubbing him the "chief seer". For more information on Phil visit his blog at
Dateline: London, UK Segment 1: Innovation Timing - Price Timing - Adoption Timing - Displacement Timing - Zero Price Timing Segment 2: Weak Signals - Rich Media Shopping Experience Segment 3: Killer Question of the Week
Direct download: KI_20051024.mp3
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Dateline: Palo Alto, CA Segment 1: Innovation Mentoring - Early career mentor - Pay it forward Segment 2: Weak Signals - Minipreneurs - Ebay - Multi-level marketing Segment 3: Killer Question of the Week For more information, please visit
Direct download: KI_20051017.mp3
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Dateline: Miami, FL and Palo Alto, CA Segment 1: Stealth Innovations (hiding under management radar) - Go quiet until you have momentum - If possible secure a passionate customer - Trust your gut Segment 2: Weak Signals -- using "top 10 trend" lists to identify opportunities Segment 3: Killer Question of the Week For more information, please visit:
Direct download: KI_20051012.mp3
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Dateline: Palo Alto, CA via New Orleans Segment 1: Katrina Innovations - McGyver Effect - Crisis as a catalyst for innovations Segment 2: N/A Segment 3: Killer Questions of the Week - Reverse Killer Questions For more information, visit
Direct download: KI_20051003.mp3
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