How the US DoD fixed a 30-year innovation problem

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Startup founder and innovation design expert John Ramey might not seem like a typical civil servant – but solving government’s innovation problems require different thinking. John helped launch and design the Defense Innovation Unit, which reports directly to the US Secretary of Defense and in only a year has deployed over $100M to 45 startups in an average of 55 days.

50 days: Culture & process