Break New Ground & Innovate

Break New Ground & Innovate

Seven Dimensions
Updated Dec 30, 2019

Investigative and project teams frequently break new ground. Help them innovate with best equipment, research and personnel. 

Course Overview 

Colin McLaren describes to Eve Ash an undercover taskforce that was the first to use GPS satellites in tracking the Mafia. He advises that teams doing risky or complex work can break new ground or devise new approaches, especially if they are supported with best (cutting edge) equipment and high quality personnel. This not only helps solve problems, it achieves innovative results. 

Key Learning Points 

In the course of investigating a complex problem, teams can: 

  • Come up with new ways of working 

  • Devise innovative new procedures 

  • Seek out best equipment and personnel to help them achieve this! 

Interviewer: Eve Ash 

Interviewee: Colin McLaren