by Christopher Koopman, Executive Director
Posted November 15, 2019 In Scholar Commentary

What college football can teach us about innovation

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When most people think of disruptive innovation, they think of the world-changing apps and platforms that most of us have come to enjoy. Perhaps they may even think of flying cars, robotics, or wonder what transformational tech will come next. Unfortunately, the idea also conjures up some of our worst fears about what may go wrong. Next come calls to slow down, think and be deliberate about how and whether to let certain things proceed.

But, if the past few weeks of college football have taught us anything, it’s that embracing the messiness of disruptive innovation is the best way to enjoy the future we’ve come to expect…

Read the full op-ed as it was published by The Hill.

CGO scholars and fellows frequently comment on a variety of topics for the popular press. The views expressed therein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Center for Growth and Opportunity or the views of Utah State University.