Customer Orientation Effects on Innovation

Integrative Innovation

A disruptive innovation is a new offering that introduces a different set of performance attributes relative to what already exists, and this set of attributes is initially attractive to an emerging customer segment but unattractive to mainstream customers (Adner, 2002; Christensen, 1997).

Distinct Approaches to Business Model Innovation

Integrative Innovation

The distinct BMI styles are spanned by two criteria: Impetus : Is the company defending against an external threat, such as commoditization, new regulation, or an economic downturn – or is it proactively disrupting the status quo? (amended, 2015-05-03).

Leveraging New Ventures for Innovation

Integrative Innovation

Particularly, with regard to radical or disruptive innovation, investing in startup incubators, accelerators or corporate venturing increases the chance to get access to promising novel technologies and business models.

10 Great Tips to be an Effective Innovator

Gijs Van Wulfen

Most companies step into new markets or launch disruptive initiatives when they realize that present markets and products can’t generate growth anymore. Innovation is one big struggle. Not being able to change habits within the organization. Being creative at the wrong moment.

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Balancing Large and Small Firm Capabilities

Integrative Innovation

This focus, however, often hinders them to explore new businesses, to drive radical innvation and to respond to disruptive shifts in their environment. Mastering disruptive innovation in a large company requires: – different people.

Making Disruption Personal

Bill Fischer

Two decades later, Porter’s Five Forces was disrupted by Clayton Christensen’s argument that what makes companies fail is often a reluctance to give-up the choices made in By Abhijit Bhaduri & Bill Fischer In the nineteen-eighties, Michael Porter argued that more thoughtful approaches to strategies could help make organizations succeed.

Disruption, Innovation And The Necessity Of Creative/Engaged CollaborationDISRUPT | INNOVATE | LEAD

Linda Bernardi

The art of disruption and collaborative innovation is a very complex and often sensitive topic. Blog Disruption Enterprise Innovation Culture of Disruption culture of innovation enterprise innovation graphic facilitation graphic recording grove consultants international innovation enterprise innovative culture

Everyday Innovation

CorporateIntel

Much has been written around the concept of disruption , where traditional ways of doing things are derailed in almost unbelievably short periods of time. We saw it happen with music and video, where digital media disrupted the business model of selling and renting physical media.

How Corporate Finance Got Its Groove Back

BPI Thought Leadership Media Coverage

Global markets, which bring both new opportunities and new competitors, far-flung supply chains that require precise organization, disruptive technology, increasingly empowered customers, and lingering economic uncertainty, which continues to fetter many firms' plans for grow

Disruptive Innovative Dominoes: How Great Leaders Inspire Innovation

Innovation Excellence

A 2014 study hinges on that axiom, attempting to quantify the accelerating rate of said change in a business/enterprise capacity by looking at the entry and exit of U.S. Innovation disruption Inspiration Leadership Management Organizational Change

10 Great Tips to be an Effective Innovator

Gijs Van Wulfen

Most companies step into new markets or launch disruptive initiatives when they realize that present markets and products can’t generate growth anymore. Innovation is one big struggle. Not being able to change habits within the organization. Being creative at the wrong moment.

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Driving Corporate Innovation: Design Thinking vs. Customer Development

Steve Blank

In large companies, even the most innovative projects (whether it’s process innovation, continuous innovation or disruptive innovation ) are not going to make or break the company – and employees know it.

When Disruptive Innovation Gets Disrupted

Legacy Innovation Group

More >> When Disruptive Innovation Gets Disrupted. Apr 04, 2014 | Anthony Mills. In fact, it will be the most disruptive innovation in this product category in decades. About. Why Innovation. Why Legacy Innovation. What We Do. The Problems We Solve. Who We Are.

Have the Tech Giants Stopped (Seriously Slowed Down) Meaningful Innovation? And Why?DISRUPT | INNOVATE | LEAD

Linda Bernardi

For the last 16 months in my blog posts, we have been touching upon the many reasons that disruption and innovation is so complicated in large enterprises, which also include the tech giants. Blog Disruption InnovationMichael Malone’s June 2nd article in WSJ titled: An Innovation Slowdown at the Tech Giants, prompted me to share the following thoughts […].

Fantastic: Parallel or Sequential VC and Crowdfunding for Start-ups and Older Start-ups!DISRUPT | INNOVATE | LEAD

Linda Bernardi

Blog Disruption Crowdfunding Indiegogo Innovation Kickstarter market researchThe article, Crowdfunding Isn’t Just for the Little Guys, by Katherine Rosman in the Wall Street Journal recently really sparked great thoughts in my mind. So, in this shorter than usual blog I wanted to share some thoughts with you. Initially, crowdfunding sites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo were primarily designed for super-early-stage startups. You […].

Elon Musk Blows My Mind

CorporateIntel

He makes disruption make sense. I don’t know Elon Musk. I wish I did. This guy knows stuff. He’s the real deal. If there is a possible next Steve Jobs or Bill Gates, it could be him. He’s not goofing around with thin stuff that’s going to come and go.

Soccer or Football, Anyone???DISRUPT | INNOVATE | LEAD

Linda Bernardi

Disruption Innovation fifa world cupDear readers and friends, I promise many new blogs being planned as we speak and I will be publishing these in the weeks to come. But for now, it is time to talk about something else. Well, because it is FIFA-season! This is the first year that my family and I have missed the […].

Why Corporate Skunk Works Need to Die

Steve Blank

In the 20 th century corporate skunk works ® were used to develop disruptive innovation separate from the rest of the company. The way they did so was to set up “skunk works” to develop their most advanced, disruptive products. Continuous Disruption Requires Continuous Innovation.

BR: My Reading List Is Growing: Time is Shrinking!DISRUPT | INNOVATE | LEAD

Linda Bernardi

Dear readers: The stack of books which I am reading is growing rapidly. Thank you for your keen interest and I know a few of you have reached out to see what is coming up next. So, in this blog I wanted to share with you which books I am reading and will continue to […]. Blog Book Review book review daniel pink innovation book reviews jaron lanier jugaad leadership book reviews navi radjou peter diamandis

Arrogance, Risk, and Resources (Or, How to Avoid Unpleasant Surprises)

InnovationLabs

There was recently a small article in The Economist highlighting the growth of Airbnb, the residential room-sharing service, that like Lyft and Uber, is disrupting a traditional industry. The short piece explores how Airbnb is growing, and discusses how much of a threat this may become to hotel chains. The signals to date are mixed, […]. Innovation Strategy and Innovation

Consequential DisruptionDISRUPT | INNOVATE | LEAD

Linda Bernardi

Why Global Disruption is not enough. We Need to Disrupt MEANINGFULLY! As you know, I have been a strong advocate of disruption leading to innovation from the 1st day of my career post graduate school (Mathematics) at BBN (Bolt Beranek & Newman) in Cambridge. Blog Disruption Innovation consequential disruption device innovation enterprise gadget innovation

The Fat Cat Syndrome Prevents Innovation And Opens The Door For Disruption

Game-Changer

He mentions a McKinsey research (‘Poorer than their parents) that from 2005 to 2014 in 25 developed countries, the income of 2/3 of the population stagnated or declined. Are you disrupting yourself, before someone else is doing it? What is the fat cat syndrome?

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Innovation 360

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Help us building the largest Nordic innovation database in the history…

Innovation 360

In return you will get an extensive and executive innovation report analyzing the innovation capability of the Nordic players from small disruptive and lean start ups to large corporations. Participate in the most advanced and deepest innovation survey made in the Nordic history. The report will be sent out when we reached our Big Hairy Audacious Goal of building the largest and most comprehensive innovation databased in the Nordic history. Start here (in Swedish!).

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Adapt or die

HunchBuzz

In the classic sense of ‘disruptive forces’ I refer to Clayton Christensen’s view of the market. Disruptive innovation, a term coined by Clayton Christensen, describes a process by which a product or service takes root initially in simple applications at the bottom of a market and then relentlessly moves up market, eventually displacing established competitors. The latter must be uncertain ex ante, otherwise the market leaders would also be developing the disruptive technology.

Disruptive Energy.

100%Open

By any measure, that was a disruptive statement. Costa Rica has generated over 98% of its energy from renewables since 2014. Bulb is a new energy supplier in the UK that’s disrupting the energy supplier market. While working as a journalist on World Coal magazine in the 1990s I was interviewing the president of a very large Canadian coal company who told me that in 10 years they would not be mining coal.

Blockchain Is A Disruption and An Opportunity

Daniel Burrus

It holds enormous promise for game changing disruption across any number of industries and fields. In fact, a blockchain voting network has already been used–Denmark’s Liberal Alliance successfully employed a blockchain for internal voting in 2014.

Solar disruption

Innovation 360 Group

All of them believed to be solved by disruptive innovation. That’s 177 percent higher than 2014. Will the impact on global prices, production and markets be disruptive in the business or industry you are working in? How will the oil industry respond to that disruption?

My fridge can disrupt your Bank

Matthew Griffin

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Banks: Too large to fail, easy to Disrupt

Matthew Griffin

In 2008 banks were considered to big to fail but seven years on it’s looking increasingly likely that they’re not too big to disrupt.

Have the Banks already been Disrupted?

Matthew Griffin

“Banks were once the corner stone of the community but today their industry is being disrupted and disintermediated. Every industry is undergoing some level of disruption and for some its more extreme and happening faster than others. Business Models Competition Disruptive Innovation Entrepreneurship Ideation Innovation Open Innovation Product Developments Start Ups Venture Capital banking business strategy cio disruption disruptive innovation fintech

The Innovation-Driven Disruption of the Automotive Value Chain (Part 2)

Corporate Innovation

In this blog I explore what the automotive industry has been doing to address the potential disruption, analyze the effects of these initial steps, and provide recommendations on what corporations could be doing better. Figure 1: Top 20 corporate R&D spenders in 2014.

The Innovation-Driven Disruption of the Automotive Value Chain (Part 2)

Corporate Innovation

In this blog I explore what the automotive industry has been doing to address the potential disruption, analyze the effects of these initial steps, and provide recommendations on what corporations could be doing better. Figure 1: Top 20 corporate R&D spenders in 2014.

You Are Being Digitally Disrupted – Do Something About It

The Inovo Group

Many companies are not prepared for the disruptions that the coming digital transformation will cause and some haven’t even started thinking about it seriously. A Framework for Digital Business Transformation ; Cognizant; October 2014.

Why We Are Entering A New Innovation Era.

Paul Hobcraft

Posted on November 22, 2014. Posted on August 15, 2014. The period of 2012 to 2014 was a far from quiet time. Credit: Acacia Communications.