Innovation is an almost-sacred business pursuit. Unfortunately, many organizations throw up barriers that make it difficult to foster innovation, such as viewing the value of a project only in terms of its ability to generate calculated revenue. This episode of CIO Sanity Savers explains how to identify and demonstrate the value of a proposed project by looking beyond just dollars and cents–an approach that can fuel innovation and position you as a thought leader.

For those of you who prefer text over video, you can click the “Transcript” link underneath the video or you can read the original article from John McKee that this episode was based on: Costs and benefits of projects: Looking beyond the dollar signs.