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Companies betting big on open innovation


Open innovation is the use of purposive inflows and outflows of knowledge to accelerate internal innovation, and expand the markets for external use of innovation, respectively. The free flow, in and out, of ideas and IP promotes innovative ecosystems. Why does open innovation work?

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Technology Scouting Excellence 2017 Speaker Lineup


Today we are excited to announce the speaker lineup for the Technology Scouting 2017 conference. The conference date is October 18 – 19, 2017 and will be held in Boston, MA. The speaker lineup includes: Denise Fletcher , Chief Innovation Officer. Ezassi (former Chief Innovation Officer, Xerox). Olga Patel , Sr.


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Announcing the 2016 Innovation Management Award Winners


Having received some fantastic entries, we have officially chosen and are extremely pleased to share our winners for the 2016 Innovation Management Awards. City of Calgary—Best Engagement Strategy. In order to increase engagement, the City launched a multi-channel campaign to inform employees and get them involved.

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5 Practical Ways For Creating a Successful Innovation Program


Organizations are not just practising innovation for incremental product features or enhancements, they are reinventing new business patterns and altering the customer experience beyond the core product. But what accurately will it take to build a sustainable innovation program? Dedicated innovation teams. Open Innovation.

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Innovation Management: Importance, Ideas, and Examples


In less than a decade, innovation management got recognized as one of the most powerful strategies an organization can use to streamline internal processes and boost their business productivity. What is innovation management? What is innovation management? Importance of innovation management.

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Idea Drop listed in Gartner Innovation Management Tools Market Guide

Idea Drop

According to Gartner, “The major benefits associated with innovation management tools are stimulating engagement and participation in user-friendly, social and mobile environments (such as through gamification techniques), and directing creativity toward business needs. Idea Drop makes the innovation process effortless.

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


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. According to a recent poll by Gallup , only 15% of employees worldwide are engaged in their jobs. In Canada and the U.S.