The Innovation Manager's Summer Reading List 2019

HYPE Innovation

That's why we reached out to a couple of innovation managers asking them which book they would recommend to people working in the same field. The Innovation ManagerIs it just me, or does this also happen to you? Summer after summer it's the same.

24 Innovative Startups Making Climate Change Impact in 2019

Rocketspace

corporate innovation services blog food and ag tech 2019 climate change startups transportation innovation waste management innovationThe devastating effects of climate change are undeniable.

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6 Aerospace Startups to Watch in 2019

Rocketspace

The few who manage to overcome these staggering innovation and business challenges of deploying at scale a safe and relatively affordable means of personal air transportation will have captive audiences in every major city in the world.

Exago at Universo TOTVS 2019 to accelerate Brazilian companies’ innovation

Exago

The post Exago at Universo TOTVS 2019 to accelerate Brazilian companies’ innovation appeared first on Exago. Blog Events Exago Brazil idea management software innovation software innovation-priority innovation-resultsFor the first time, the Exago team is participating in Universo TOTVS, the main stage for business technology in Brazil.

The Science of High-Impact Experimentation

Speaker: Holly Hester-Reilly, Founder and Product Management Coach, H2R Product Science

Too many product teams don't know what to test, which leads to poorly designed experiments and unclear results. How can a product manager be certain they’re making effective decisions when it comes to experimentation? Join Holly Hester-Reilly, Founder and Product Management Coach at H2R Product Science, as she walks us through the entire experimentation process, from deciding what to test to sharing the results with stakeholders, to illustrate what strong testing practices look like and how they can be implemented in every organization.

Why innovation leaders should invest in collaboration in 2019

Exago

In fact, a recent study showed that the highest performing companies centralise their innovation strategy in upper management, meaning it is often those at C-level who push for innovation within a company. Leadership is undoubtedly a critical piece of the business innovation puzzle.

Why innovation needs management

Exago

Managing innovation is crucial so that valuable ideas are not only generated and recognised, but actually come to life to help overcome business challenges and enhance business performance. The post Why innovation needs management appeared first on Exago.

Top Jobs for Innovation Professionals in 2019

IdeaScale

While there are many job titles for innovation professionals in 2019, the following are among the most prominent. Sometimes an innovation consultant is ultimately hired by a client company and becomes an innovation manager or chief innovation officer.

What 2019 holds for innovation

Jeffrey Phillips

I wrote my obligatory look back at 2018 article on innovation recently, so it is natural that we should turn our attention to where innovation will take us in 2019. What do we think will happen in 2019? Looking ahead to 2019 As with any evolving or unfolding management philosophy, there are factors that can accelerate innovation or change it dramatically in 2019, and factors that will rise to create barriers to innovation.

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Top 20 Innovation Articles of September 2019

Innovation Excellence

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Managing Energy Transition through Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

The longer we “fiddle,” the harder this transformation will become to manage our growing needs of more energy, from an increasing world population and maintaining aging infrastructure, still reliant on very outdated central energy grid models and only fossil fuel solutions.

How To Build Data-Informed Products

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Director, iridion

As a product manager, you probably know specific ways to gather data to inform your product decisions, like the ever-popular A/B test. But as they say, you wouldn't put a round peg in a square hole. What about the times when it doesn't make sense to A/B test, because you have too small a sample size? Do you just do it anyway, because your company's product culture requires that you have those numbers? Tim Herbig will share his hands-on approach to working with analytics in agile product management. Tim will discuss the line between being data-informed versus data-driven. The audience will leave with an analysis toolkit filled with the right data tools for every scenario. Data validation won't be an issue again.

Best of 2019: Videos, Webinars and Blog

Sopheon

2019 brought new resources focused on how innovation, NPD, process and portfolio management at organizations are influenced by today’s business climate. The post Best of 2019: Videos, Webinars and Blog appeared first on Sopheon.

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Seven Free Brainstorming Tools for 2019

IdeaScale

To learn more about idea management and creativity, join our newsletter today! The post Seven Free Brainstorming Tools for 2019 appeared first on IdeaScale. Brainstorming is the start of innovation, but sometimes you need a little push.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of August 2019

Innovation Excellence

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Top 20 Innovation Articles of November 2019

Innovation Excellence

Change Innovation Leadership Management marketing Top 10 ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of May 2019

Innovation Excellence

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Selling Data and Decisions to your Team

Speaker: Cait Porte, SVP Product and Customer Experience, Zmags

Gathering support for a product feature or enhancement is a critical skill for Product Managers. Talking to customers, working with key stakeholders in the business and convincing development that a feature is necessary can be a daunting task. Join Product Management expert Cait Porte as she covers how to sell your ideas internally by leveraging data to drive decision making.

2019: The Return Of The Large Enterprise

Digital Tonto

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Top 20 Innovation Articles of April 2019

Innovation Excellence

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Top 20 Innovation Articles of October 2019

Innovation Excellence

Change Innovation Leadership Management marketing Strategy Top 10 ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of June 2019

Innovation Excellence

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Rapid Experimentation at Every Stage of Product Development

Speaker: Tanya Koshy, VP of Product, UserTesting

Experimentation isn't something you do once you have designs or once you’ve built the product; it's important to validate early and often to better understand your customer, their needs, and the market opportunity. Join Tanya Koshy, VP of Product at UserTesting, as she explores how, by using customer feedback at every stage of the product development process, you can better and more quickly iterate on your product ideas. Ultimately, this rapid experimentation during development will enable you to deliver customer value faster.

Four Innovation Themes from Open Nation 2019

InnovationManagement

The post Four Innovation Themes from Open Nation 2019 appeared first on Innovation Management. Every year, IdeaScale hosts innovation leaders and creative thinkers from around the world in a global summit that shares innovation best practices.

3 questions to help you decide if you should invest in an innovation management software

Exago

If you are involved in managing innovation for your organisation and you have been set with the task to make this decision, the first question you should ask yourself is: “Do we really need an innovation management software?”.

Why Change Management So Often Fails

Digital Tonto

All Posts Management TransformationMuch as any competitive strategy that doesn’t anticipate the response from competitors is doomed to failure, any transformation strategy that doesn’t take into account those who oppose change is. [[ This is a content summary only.

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We Require A Shift of Innovation Management Solution Providers

Paul Hobcraft

Their enterprise software approach is moving the innovation management market in a very positive way, they are connecting it up. We have to demand Innovation Management Software Providers make some bold decisions.

Succeeding with Innovation & Transformation

Speaker: Magnus Penker, CEO & Founder, Innovation360 Group

In this exclusive session, Magnus Penker is revealing his top insights and tools to be used for forming, storming, norming, performing, and creating an evergreen culture that will allow you to stay ahead of the competition.

4 Practices Innovation Managers Should Retire (And 4 to Keep)

HYPE Innovation

However, the real changes in how we manage innovation are even more evident when innovation managers gather to share their stories of success and failure at industry events like INNOVATE Bonn , HYPE Innovation's annual customer forum. The Innovation Manager

Five Perspectives of Innovation Management Maturity

InnovationManagement

The success of innovation management is never an accident; it’s a holistic management process with an iterative thought-out planning and execution continuum. The post Five Perspectives of Innovation Management Maturity appeared first on Innovation Management.

Examining the State of Crowdsourced Innovation in 2019

IdeaScale

Lack of great ideas is not the problem when it comes to innovation; management of innovation is. Anyone can come up with great ideas, but success is increasingly defined by the ability to deliver on those great ideas, and for that to happen, strong innovation management is mandatory. Companies that succeed at innovation have strong innovation management systems that match good ideas with the decision-makers who can make them happen.

10 Rules of Innovation Management - Part 1: Alignment, Management Support, and Sponsorship

HYPE Innovation

The Innovation Manager“It ought to be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things.

How Agile Approaches Change Project, Program, and Product Measures

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Before agile approaches took the world by storm, we used Gantt charts and defects to measure project and program progress. We had trouble measuring product progress until just before release—often too late to change anything. Join Johanna as she discusses how agile approaches change what we measure, and possible measures you might use in projects, programs, and to assess the product as the team(s) build it.

Shifting Innovation Perspectives for 2019

The Future Shapers

Having said that one report, which admittedly focused on small businesses, revealed that just 12% of businesses had introduced innovation in order to improve leadership/management capabilities. [7] One of the key challenges for leaders is embracing a mindset which transcends the idea of ‘managing innovation’ in order to play catch up and truly seeks to shape the future by delivering game-changing solutions, experiences and business models.

11 lessons only true innovation managers can teach you

Exago

From them to you, here are the 11 Lessons Learnt by true innovation managers. The post 11 lessons only true innovation managers can teach you appeared first on Exago. Blog Clients' success stories Exago business transformation collective intelligence employees engagement idea management software initiative-success innovation-results innovation-thoughts innovation-tips purposeTo celebrate 11 years of Exago, we asked our clients to share their nuggets of wisdom.

Event: Innovation Roundtable Summit 2019

Wazoku

Date: 5-7 November 2019. The post Event: Innovation Roundtable Summit 2019 appeared first on Wazoku. We’re excited to announce that Wazoku is a prime sponsor and roundtable host at the upcoming Innovation Roundtable Summit in November.

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Innovation Management: What Does Success Look Like?

IdeaScale

Success in innovation management is all about exploration.?. What qualifies as successful innovation management? Innovation Management: Orienteering. Thus, building an innovation management strategy starts with identifying your company’s goals.

Using a Non-Revenue North Star Metric

Speaker: Ashley Carroll, Partner, Social Capital

In this session, we’ll look beyond revenue as the primary metric in product analytics. What other metrics are applicable as your north-star, and how do you establish reliable data sources? By taking an experimental approach to your KPIs, you’ll establish more useful analytics that reduce churn in the long term.

Top 20 Innovation Articles of March 2019

Innovation Excellence

Change Innovation Leadership Management marketing Social Media Strategy Top 10 ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 8 as part of our FREE email newsletter. Did your favorite make the cut? But enough delay, here are March’s twenty most.

Five Reasons You Need Idea Management Software

IdeaScale

Idea management is about working together.?. Then comes a flood you can barely manage, or a drought as you struggle to get people to weigh in. This is why idea management software is a pressing need for every organization. With idea management, people communicate.?.

Emerging Trends Impacting the Financial Sector in 2019

IdeaScale

The financial sector is often seen as stodgy and slow to innovate, but the arrival of financial tech, or fintech for short, has forced change management and innovation strategy to the forefront. What trends in innovation will affect finance in 2019?

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10 Rules of Innovation Management - Part 2: Catching Ideas With Targeted Campaigns

HYPE Innovation

Welcome back to the 10 Rules of Innovation Management series! If you're new to the series, I'll be sharing 10 best practices to help you manage your online collaborative innovation program or get started if you're thinking about launching one ( subscribe to the series here! ).

Project Analytics: Visibility that Aids Risk Management

Speaker: Miles Robinson, Agile and Management Consultant, Motivational Speaker

Product Managers face changes that put delivery at risk. This session will focus on the use of a One-Dimensional Product Backlog from a risk management point of view.