A simple term that comes in our mind for innovation is Creativity. When all think alike, then no one is thinking."It should be something different than others.
Information is the communication or reception of knowledge or intelligence. Media, Blogs, Books, Journals, Internet are the basic tools to get the information.
Inspiration is a motivating action or influence that results in creative works and productivity of all kinds.Experience is the child of thought,and thought is the child of action.