Bringing User Centered Design to the Agile Environment

Boxes and Arrows

Document only what is needed to get the message across and co-locate if at all possible, because cross-disciplinary collaboration and face to face communication are vital. When the exciting opportunity to work in a post-bubble dot.com startup arose, I jumped to take it.

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So You Wanna Build a Library, Eh?

Boxes and Arrows

Collaboration: Amp up collaboration in your organization to trigger conversations, share knowledge, and learn together. Standard design assets can mitigate impacts of reduced face-to-face collaboration.

Case study of agile and UCD working together

Boxes and Arrows

To develop a completely new site requires several teams to collaborate and this can be difficult. He need not know the detail but needs to know the cultural context of the collaborative environment.

IA Summit 10 - Day 1

Boxes and Arrows

2010 IA Summit theme music generously provided by Bumper Tunes. After one too many unproductive kickoffs, Happy Cog reinvented its project definition process around full-day, interactive activities and collaborative design exercises.

IA Summit 10 - Day 3

Boxes and Arrows

2010 IA Summit theme music generously provided by Bumper Tunes. The two discuss their silent, geographically dispersed effort as they meet for the first time in front of the audience, illustrating how visual thinking can feed and support collaboration that results in breakthrough solutions.

Google, Stanford, and The Government Fight Swine Flu

Boxes and Arrows

Bolt | Peters recently collaborated with Stanford University’s Bill Behrman on designing the Google Sites template for local governments to use as a backup to deliver information on the H1N1 outbreak, and also disasters and emergencies in general.

Opening up our innovation to stay relevant

Paul Hobcraft

We are opening up our thinking in where and with whom, to collaborate. We are searching for more collaborative innovation (external orientation) combining external partners into more ‘collective thinking’. Collaborations are definitely adding value into the innovation equation.

Innovation, ecosystems, platforms and the promise of more to come

Paul Hobcraft

Molecules Building and designing new networks for innovation collaborative innovation ecosystems exporting knowledge and innovation innovation ecosystems Innovation jobs-to-be-done innovation platforms thought leadership on innovation Voice of the customer

Entering 2019 – What Do Each of Us Need to Focus Upon?

Paul Hobcraft

As we enter 2019 I always like to take a day or so, to reflect and think about what I should be focusing upon in the next year, around innovation. What has influenced me in 2018 and what I feel is shaping my thinking going into 2019?

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On Losing Clementine, Our Director of Enthusiasm

BrainZooming

After our last “my cat” passed away in 2010 , Clementine attached to me. Brainzooming - All Posts Collaboration Events Facebook Social media cat photos ClementineOur cat, Clementine, passed away this weekend.

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What it Takes to Build Brand

Game-Changer

Five or so years ago I met an innovation agency head, ex Senior VP of Marketing of a very well known worldwide consumer brand, for lunch to talk about collaboration opportunities; we initially met through Twitter. — Jonathan Amm (@changeagents_) March 27, 2010.

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Peet van Biljon

Innovation 360 Group

Peet managed McKinsey & Company’s global innovation practice from 2010 to 2015 where he served clients on innovation across a breadth of industries. Open innovation and external collaboration. Senior Advisor, North America. Background.

Business Strategy – How to Handle Confidential Information

BrainZooming

Brainzooming - All Posts Collaboration Communication Guest author Implementation Performance Strategic Thinking Strategy Tools Armada Corporate Intelligence business strategy

Typology for Innovative Organizations

Open Innovation EU

Innovation Management focuses on creating and managing sustainable business (Crossan & Apaydin, 2010; Keeley, Walters, Pikkel, & Quinn, 2013). 2010). 2010). 2010). Collaborative innovation: Creating opportunities in a changing world.

Possibly a Significant Shift in the Innovation Consulting World?

Paul Hobcraft

With a Republican party looking really hard on how it will unwind or redirect the Affordable Care Act (ACA) The comprehensive health care reform law enacted in March 2010 (sometimes known as ACA, PPACA, or “Obamacare”) has given much of the past growth to Huron.

Peet van Biljon

Innovation 360 Group

Peet managed McKinsey & Company’s global innovation practice from 2010 to 2015 where he served clients on innovation across a breadth of industries. Open innovation and external collaboration. Senior Advisor, North America. Background.

Three Ways Government Agencies Can Do More With Less —Right Now

IdeaScale

To further continuous innovation at the Coast Guard, all members of the workforce are offered the opportunity to suggest solutions to enterprise challenges, provide ideas to make the Coast Guard better, and collaborate to develop innovative solutions.

Covering Innovation My Way

Paul Hobcraft

This I launched into blogs and posts in August 2010 and is nearing 500 posts which have built up an amazing library of innovation views. This is a collaborative site I share with Jeffrey Phillips from Ovo Innovation.

33 Routes to Open Innovation

Open Innovation EU

Rather than taking a (technical) process-oriented approach, Open Innovation is now also about Open Business Models ( Chesbrough, 2006 ), Open Services ( Chesbrough, 2010 ) – both from a more strategic perspective – and practical tools (Vanhaverbeeke, 2017) – more from a tactical or operational point-of-view. The process of collaboration between inventors and joined registration for a patent that may be used for further exploration and exploitation onwards.

How police forces can benefit from an idea management platform

Idea Drop

“The latest figures show that between September 2010 and September 2016 police workforce numbers in England and Wales fell by 18,991, or 13%, according to the Home Office. Overall police budgets, excluding counter-terrorism grants, fell by 20% between 2010 and 2015.

The New Game Or Is It? Asset Orchestration

Paul Hobcraft

His paper was “ Orchestrating Network Behavior for Innovation “, written in 2010 but becoming increasing relevant to today’s world of managing assets more lightly.

99 Mental Barriers for Innovation Infographic

Open Innovation EU

The Prisoner’s Dilemma is a so-called non-zero-sum game, which in economic terms represents a situation in which the collaborative total gain could be larger the individual gains. They don’t collaborate, because they think personal benefit is more important than mutual benefit.

11 Paradoxes of Entrepreneurial Thinking: why entrepreneurship can hardly be taught

Open Innovation EU

The entrepreneur is an innovator and disturbs the economy (De Jong & Marsili, 2010; Schumpeter, 1934). Sharp (2010) has found that there is strong paradox in (entrepreneurial) leadership when it comes to innovation at the personal level of the entrepreneur. 2010). 2010).

It’s Not Either/Or, It’s Both/And

Daniel Burrus

Between 2008 and 2010 alone, e-book sales skyrocketed 1,260 percent. In another blog entry, I discuss the value of collaboration as opposed to competition. Collaboration is based on abundance, the idea that if we work together, we can grow a bigger pie that everyone can share.

Open Innovation: A 2014 Research Agenda

Open Innovation

Dahlander & Gann, 2010), but still not bad for a book chapter. The nonpecuniary motivations is a helpful extension that Dahlander & Gann (2010) used to distinguish forms of OI that are motivated by profit (or greed) and those that are not. 2010).

Great to Good Innovation

IdeaSpies

Criteria for Innovation in the 21st Century: Rachel Botsman and Roo Rogers, authors of What’s Mine Is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption (2010), described key components of these sharing innovations: 1) Critical Mass: reaching the target groups with massive number of people.

Retool to win in the next decade

ImagineNation

Whilst most of the risks discussed were not new, & mostly well known, and some even have well-defined solutions, those that don’t require businesses to retool to win in the next decade; “But most of them require collaboration and collective action.

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An Insight In to Public Sector Innovation – Australia

HunchBuzz

This report was released in 2010 through and called, ‘ Empowering Change: Fostering Innovation in the Australian Public Service.’. Objectives of the project: To develop a more open and collaborative approach to public policy and administration in the APS.

Connecting the Dots in the New White House Report on AI and Innovation

Innovation 360 Group

Consider for a moment that the top 10 most in-demand jobs in 2010 were based on technologies that didn’t even exist a few years earlier. Only the collective strength of greater openness, predictive resource allocation and trans-global collaboration will be able to control the course of this rapidly expanding augmented reality. In October, the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC), the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), and the U.S.

Why you should care about the Creativity Era

Innovation 360 Group

The Artem Alliance in Nancy, France, is a unique university project putting in collaboration students and academics in art and design, engineering, and business on joint workshops and projects, in order to adapt future designers, engineers and managers to today’s reality.

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Can the Wisdom of Crowds Help Solve the Refugee Crisis in Europe?

Qmarkets

Appropriate open idea management platforms can be employed to generate ideas, develop them through collaboration, and then evaluate the best proposals through crowd voting to identify the ones with the highest public support. Can collaboration solve the world’s most pressing problems?

Principles of open innovation

hackerearth

David J Teece, 2010) For instance, companies can make profits from a new technology by integrating a new technology in their existing businesses or licensing it to other firms or launching new projects to try it out on new business pitches.

Smart Service Canvas

ITONICS

In her research, she focuses on the analysis and design of computer-supported collaborative work systems and in particular on the digitization of innovation methods. 2010), Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers , John Wiley & Sons.

What is idea management and why is it important for any business

hackerearth

Idea Management is a structured process of generating, capturing, discussing and improving, organizing, evaluating, and prioritizing of valuable insight or alternative thinking that would otherwise not have emerged through normal processes” (Karlsson, 2010).

Standardization as an open innovation activity

Open Innovation

2010. “ Profiting from Technological Innovation: Implications for Integration, Collaboration, Licensing and Public Policy ,” Research Policy 15 (6), 285-305. An important but understudied form of open innovation is the network form (network as defined by Powell 1990). As we noted back in West et al (2006), OI needs more research on this area: at that point, OI had emphasized studying dyadic (bilateral) cooperation between firms, and a decade later that’s still true.

How to Run the Ultimate Corporate Hackathon

Qmarkets

Hackathons can take many forms, but usually involve an intensive series of brainstorming, collaboration, and evaluation sessions with the aim of answering or overcoming a specific challenge. This Microsoft-spawned company started as a thought at the 2010 TechCrunch Disrupt hackathon.

How to Run the Ultimate Corporate Hackathon

Qmarkets

Hackathons can take many forms, but usually involve an intensive series of brainstorming, collaboration, and evaluation sessions with the aim of answering or overcoming a specific challenge. This Microsoft-spawned company started as a thought at the 2010 TechCrunch Disrupt hackathon.

How to Use Gamification in Mobile App Onboarding

Boxes and Arrows

The word ‘ gamification ‘ first appeared in 2002 and was popularized in 2010. Interactivity causes onboarding to seem more like a collaboration than a boring tutorial, and if done right, it can make users feel as if their input really counts.

Can the Wisdom of Crowds Help Solve the Refugee Crisis in Europe?

Qmarkets

Appropriate open idea management platforms can be employed to generate ideas, develop them through collaboration, and then evaluate the best proposals through crowd voting to identify the ones with the highest public support. Can collaboration solve the world’s most pressing problems?

FEI Europe 2017 Recap – Denise Fletcher, CIO

eZassi

Collaboration and Co-creation: New Platforms for Marketing and Innovation. We are already seeing more and more instances of partnerships where companies collaborate in order to take advantage of a consumer moment. The organization was launched in Boston in 2010. FEI Europe – Adapt, disrupt, innovate.

Connecting the Dots in the New White House Report on AI and Innovation

Innovation 360

Consider for a moment that the top 10 most in-demand jobs in 2010 were based on technologies that didn’t even exist a few years earlier. Only the collective strength of greater openness, predictive resource allocation and trans-global collaboration will be able to control the course of this rapidly expanding augmented reality. In October, the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC), the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), and the U.S.

Innovation Ecosystem: Bridging the Gap Between Digital and Offline Innovation

Qmarkets

Now, with the advent of innovation software, the process of ideation and collaboration mostly happens online. A hackathon is an event in which computer programmers and others involved in software and hardware development, intensively collaborate on joint projects.

Innovation Ecosystem: Bridging the Gap Between Digital and Offline Innovation

Qmarkets

Now, with the advent of innovation software, the process of ideation and collaboration mostly happens online. A hackathon is an event in which computer programmers and others involved in software and hardware development, intensively collaborate on joint projects.