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Innovate or Perish: Fostering Innovation in Established Companies

Monday, November 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am • Organized By CommunityAmerica
300 E 39th St, Medallion Theater, Kansas City, MO 64111


Join us as business leader and Chief Innovation Officer Anita Newton discusses how existing businesses can raise the success of corporate innovation and entrepreneurship by applying the disciplines of Lean Startup, Customer Development and Business Model Generation. Newton will discuss how these key principals can improve business outcomes and energize employees. Newton will also discuss how to overcome internal challenges and provide specific actionable ideas to utilize at any size firm.

As a bonus – Newton will be giving a special Kansas City Chiefs Giveaway to the first 75 participants!

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Plexpod Westport Commons
300 E 39th St
Medallion Theater
Kansas City, MO 64111
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