How do you lead and manage for innovation?

Not all cultures where innovation thrives look the same, but they all have things in common. One of them is they all unleash their black sheep; the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers. 

How do you do that?

You have to understand what drives them. Below are some ground rules from Lois Kelly, What rebels want from their boss:

what rebels want from their boss


Bottom line: Embrace the weird, create the conditions for them to thrive and get out of their way.