Best Practices for Internal Crowdsourcing: Lessons Learned from NASA

IdeaScale

Learn innovation and crowdsourcing strategy from NASA. Do you want to know the secrets for success through internal crowdsourcing and innovation storytelling? NASA’s Center of Excellence for Collaborative Innovation — a crowdsourcing platform — unveiled their best practices for approaches to problem-solving on a recent webinar in a move to share what they’ve learned to help others. NASA said this is unarguably the most important part of an internal crowdsourcing program.

Spigit Webinar: Embedding Innovation into Company DNA, Featuring Cambia Health

Planview Spigit

Enter the Innovation Force, Cambia’s internal innovation program powered by Spigit crowdsourcing software. Since adding Spigit to their arsenal in 2011, Cambia has played an integral role in expanding awareness surrounding patient preferences and end-of-life care, issued $1.8 They will share how the company used crowdsourcing to improve client and patient outcomes and drive a return on value of $171M.

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How NASA Leads Intrapreneurial Innovation

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Not everyone knows that NASA has embedded crowdsourcing into their strategy and capabilities. But in fact, back in 2011 (after they ran a highly successful crowdsourcing pilot) NASA established the Center of Excellence for Collaborative Innovation (CoECI).

When More is Less in Crowd-sourcing Innovation

Innovation Excellence

In 2011, I launched the employee open innovation. Innovation Open Innovation Achieving Innovation CrowdsourcingIn most organizations, there is an omnipresent quest for more. With crowd-sourcing innovation programs, the first impulse is to seek more ideas. Is more really better? What about idea quality? Does ‘more ideas’ work against idea quality? And if so, then what do you do about it?

How to Build the Ultimate Crowdsourcing Platform: Qmarkets’ New VP of Product Discusses Creativity and Innovation Management

Qmarkets

Sivan Leshem joined Qmarkets in 2011 as a project manager, before going on to manage the product delivery department during a period which would see Qmarkets grow into a leader within the idea management market.

Nine Short Innovation Lessons from Lego

Destination Innovation

As recently as 2011 90% of Lego’s users were boys. Crowdsourcing and Open Innovation Innovation Examples & Lessons bankruptcy future lab knudstorp lego movie star wars toyLego is now revered as one of the most innovative and successful companies in the world. But in 2003 the company was $800m in debt and on the verge of bankruptcy. The turn around in its fortunes has been spectacular.

Using Design Thinking to Ready Your Company for the Green Economy

IdeaScale

In 2011, EY and GreenBiz Group conducted a survey of executives employed by companies generating revenue greater than $1 billion. Best Practice crowdsourcing define Design Thinking ideate prototype research Sustainability synthesize test

OUI! Wir sind in New York!

Open Innovation

It’s great that the various mentions of crowdsourcing (and other forms of open innovation) are continuing the cross-pollination between the UI and OI camps. crowdsourcing Eric von Hippel OUI 2018Today was the first day of #OUI2018 here at New York University, making its first appearance in the Big Apple.

OUI comes to Lisbon

Open Innovation

After alternating between Boston and the Germanic language portions of Europe from 2003 to 2011, the conference detoured west (to England) in 2013 and this year south to Portugal. OTOH, much of OI nowadays is crowdsourcing — and with 7 full papers and 8 minitalks the topic will be well-covered). conferences crowdsourcing OUI 2015 user innovation

Innovation Car Boot Sales and Open Intellectual Property Exchanges

The Future Shapers

Pulling on the strands of decluttering, Open Source and Crowdsourcing this thought piece considers the challenge of creating an open market for an organisations Intellectual Property (IP). In late 2011 I was working as part of the innovation team at Logica. Seven years ago, this idea of opening up of the Logica IP catalogue was seen as fairly disruptive mashup of the original open source approach, open innovation and crowdsourcing. Crowdsourcing Ecosystem Open Innovation

The 8 great talks from 8 years of Union

100%Open

We’ve known the self-styled gorilla geographer since he won the first ever GeoVation challenge in 2011, and since then he has gone on to found the amazing campaign to make London the world’s first national city park. The Union Network is almost 8 years old. Over that time, we’ve hosted over 30 events, 250+ amazing speakers, and attracted over 3000+ attendees.

Crowdfunding Efforts in the Wake of Harvey, Irma, Maria and the Earthquake

IdeaScale

Crowdsourcing covers a number of activities. Obviously, you can collect ideas and collaborate on their development using a tool like IdeaScale, but crowdsourcing can also be used to gather funds from the public and when that happens, it’s called crowdfunding. After the 2011 Tsunami in Japan , some small business owners were able to start rebuilding their brands and businesses with the help of the crowd.

71 Innovation Methodologies

Open Innovation EU

Focus stage: Maturity Published: 2011 more…. Focus stage: Early-stage Published: 2011 more…. Crowdsourcing (Whitla). Crowdsourcing Process (Geiger). Focus stage: Early-stage Published: 2011 more…. Stage-Gate Model in Crowdsourcing (Saldanha). Focus stage: Maturity Published: 2011 more…. A while ago I sat down with Machiel Wetselaar & David van Dinther to create a list of innovation methodologies for a course we’re developing.

Learning to be Innovative – Future Building’s Crucial Role in Driving Innovation Impact

Imaginatik

An obvious example is a clue from 2011 – the public launch of Uber’s ride-sharing program in San Francisco. For starters, you can crowdsource clues from elsewhere in your own organization. Thus, for insurance and transportation firms, Uber’s early successes in 2011 – 2012 could have yielded important insights about the future of transportation, urban living, and the sharing economy. [This blog post was reproduced from an original paper on Future Building.

Simon Hill shortlisted for The TechXLR8 2020 Tech Leader of the Year Award

Wazoku

Through its core product, Idea Spotlight, the business embraces the principles of design thinking and challenge lead innovation, to help its clients crowdsource ideas from anywhere. Wazoku is a tech company with a big mission – To Change the World, One idea at a time.

The 3 Most Common Questions about Idea Management Software

IdeaScale

I’ve been with IdeaScale since 2011. Though much has changed on our tool and in the innovation space, these questions are just as prevalent as they were in 2011. It showcases how they’re thinking about crowdsourcing and innovation as part of their daily routine. I’ve been on thousands of prospect calls. In 2017 I’m talking through the same concerns as I was 6 years ago. Here are the three most common questions about idea management software that I encounter each day: 1.

WOIC 2015, Day 1

Open Innovation

In the second session, I moderated three papers on crowdsourcing. One was on internal crowdsourcing, one was on crowdfunding, and one of defining different forms of crowds. In my crowdsourcing session, the best discussion was for a presentation by Ann Majchrzak on internal crowdsourcing (with very busy operational employees), but all the questions went to co-author William Bonfield, who was Chief Medical Officer at OptumHealth.

33 Routes to Open Innovation

Open Innovation EU

More info: Steen, Manschot & De Koning (2011). Customer activities: Route 22: Crowdsourcing. Crowdsourcing is effective in the early stages of an innovation process because of the fact that it per definition a diverging activity and it results in a wide variety of options to choose from. Be aware of having enough resourses avaiable when starting a crowdsourcing campaign, as it may go viral and require lots of hours to manage and react.

Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

McKinsey in 2011 identified that 72% of transformation programs fail to deliver on their targets so there is an awful lot of thinking, planning and working through any transformation to make sure you end up with the 28% of the success stories. We need multiple crowdsourcing that captures the outside but also the inside of the organisation. Business digital transformation, it can certainly get your pulse racing as you start looking for the nearest exit.

Transforming workplace culture with your innovation management program

IdeaScale

In one of the defining studies on the subject, Moreau and Mageau conducted research on almost 600 health professionals in 2011 and found that “ perceived autonomy support predicts health professionals’ work satisfaction and psychological health. ”. It showcases how they’re thinking about crowdsourcing and innovation as part of their daily routine.

Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

McKinsey in 2011 identified that 72% of transformation programs fail to deliver on their targets so there is an awful lot of thinking, planning and working through any transformation to make sure you end up with the 28% of the success stories. We need multiple crowdsourcing that captures the outside but also the inside of the organisation. Business digital transformation, it can certainly get your pulse racing as you start looking for the nearest exit.

The Secret Ingredient to Operational Excellence Success

Qmarkets

In his 2011 book, Design for Operational Excellence, Kevin J. What if organizations could crowdsource the collective intelligence of their employees in order to reach a truly innovative performance and process improvement culture which delivers sustainable results? Become a customer-centric organization by utilizing external crowdsourcing. Understanding Operational Excellence.

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How to Overcome Employee Engagement Barriers With a Continuous Improvement Program

Qmarkets

– where levels are the highest in the world – the rate for engagement has been stuck at around 30% for nearly a decade, growing from 29% in 2011 to 31% in 2017. First-hand insights from James Addis and Jessica Burch from TSYS on the company’s crowdsourcing strategy. ? To gain exclusive crowdsourcing and continuous improvement insights, register for our webinar with TSYS and Above + Beyond today !

Everything you need to know about innovation management software

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2011)) . Crowdsourcing algorithms (e.g. The platform should allow collaboration via crowdsourcing or open innovation. Although enterprise collaboration software market has been around for over 20 years, innovation management software is a specialized segment that helps companies guide and support their innovation process. With the right tool, the idea generation, implementation and evaluation, and market tracking phases can be managed to create successful business outcomes.

The Secret Ingredient to Operational Excellence Success

Qmarkets

In his 2011 book, Design for Operational Excellence, Kevin J. What if organizations could crowdsource the collective intelligence of their employees in order to reach a truly innovative performance and process improvement culture which delivers sustainable results? Become a customer-centric organization by utilizing external crowdsourcing. Understanding Operational Excellence.

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Standardization as an open innovation activity

Open Innovation

Tucci and Gianluigi Viscusi (eds), Creating and Capturing Value through Crowdsourcing. 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.

What is Gamification?

HunchBuzz

Gartner published a research report back in 2011, according to which by 2015, more than half of the organizations that deal with innovation processes will gamify those processes. Related posts: Crowdsourcing the mind through open innovation. 5 Examples of How Crowdsourcing Will Help You Be More Innovative. The application of the mechanics and techniques of games to non-game related contexts is called gamification.

Innovation management software: Everything you need to know

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2011)) . Crowdsourcing algorithms (e.g. The platform should allow collaboration via crowdsourcing or open innovation. Although the enterprise collaboration software market has been around for over 20 years, innovation management software is a specialized segment that helps companies guide and support their innovation process.

How to Turn your Employee Engagement Problem into a Continuous Improvement Solution

Qmarkets

– where levels are the highest in the world – the rate for engagement has been stuck at around 30% for nearly a decade, growing from 29% in 2011 to 31% in 2017. As one of Qmarkets’ strategic partners, Above + Beyond (A+B) provides specialized management consulting services to companies across North America, including the leading payment solutions provider TSYS.

Learning User Innovation by teaching it

Open Innovation

At first glance, this seems related to the Baldwin & von Hippel (2011) model of user vs. producer innovation. Organization Science 22, 6 (2011): 1399-1417. They say you never learn something until you teach it. That is one reason why we academics love to teach in our own area of research (whether it’s our previous research, our in progress research, or merely in the field where we are research active).

4 Ways to Beat Innovation Management Anxiety- How to Get Past the Fear and Find Your Next Big Idea!

Qmarkets

Case in point, the Texas-based marketing firm Epsilon – which managed email communications for over 2,500 clients – suffered a breach in 2011 , resulting in 50 client databases being stolen. Crowdsourcing is the most effective strategy. Crowdsourcing also makes it easy to tap into the collective intelligence of your organization, ensuring the right decisions are made for the company as a whole (and not just a few select groups).

An Insight In to Public Sector Innovation – Australia

HunchBuzz

The action plan released in 2011 was accompanied by a release of the online Public Sector Innovation toolkit. Crowdsourcing Innovation. With Innovation becoming an important conversation in every organisation, the Australian Public Sector (APS) has created a framework to highlight the significance of understanding Public Sector Innovation and applying it. Using new ideas generated within the public sector, they have used applied innovation to solve complex issues.

What is innovation management and why your organization needs it

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Source: Dr. Linda Beltz, organizational structures for open innovation, 2011. Externally sourced innovation can be in the form of incubators, partnerships, partner-led mergers and acquisitions, consumer crowdsourcing, social listening, and accelerators. Understanding Innovation Management. What besets today’s companies? Is it a lack of innovation or an inability to cope with change?

What is innovation management and why your organization needs it

hackerearth

Source: Dr. Linda Beltz, organizational structures for open innovation, 2011. Externally sourced innovation can be in the form of incubators, partnerships, partner-led mergers and acquisitions, consumer crowdsourcing, social listening, and accelerators. Understanding Innovation Management. What besets today’s companies? Is it a lack of innovation or an inability to cope with change?

Top 10 must-read books on Innovation

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The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses by Eric Ries This bestselling book published in 2011 continues to be an invaluable read for aspiring entrepreneurs battling uncertainty every step of the way. A Guide to Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing: Advice From Leading Experts Paul Sloane’s book “explains how to use the power of ideas and people outside your organization to turbocharge your innovation.”