Seven questions on losing creative edge
Is our current success making us self-satisfied and complacent?
Are we inwardly focused?
Do we punish risk takers who fail?
Are creative people and new ideas unwelcome or unappreciated in this organization?
Do we fail to reward acts of creativity?
Do we handle new ideas too bureaucratically?
Are hierarchy and its symbols creeping into our culture?
Source: Harvard Business Review Entrepreneur's handbook. Page 199.