How Can You Run An Idea Creation Competition?

IdeaScale

Creating this culture in your organization increases employee engagement and promotes collaboration. One way to inspire the innovation process is to hold an idea generation competition. The post How Can You Run An Idea Creation Competition?

Applying innovation thinking to Affordability versus Sustainability

Paul Hobcraft

Corporations are in real danger of missing the “wave” in surfing and peeking consumer interesting they do not achieve a very high level of market engagement. I recently wrote a post, “ Affordability versus Sustainability – a cause to be addressed.”

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East meets West in understanding Innovation Cultural Orientation

Paul Hobcraft

Often we do not stop and think of the real differences culturally in how we want to0 engage and build relationships between the East and the West. East and West- the different meeting points in understanding.

China the story of innovation and disruption.

Paul Hobcraft

Understanding the ‘possible’ boundaries and learning to build and compete in Ecosystems is a global competitive imperative” China has a vast connected consumer space that is comfortable to trade, link and correspond online. part Image credit Knowledge @ Wharton.

The value of three horizon mapping for a Sustainability Journey.

Paul Hobcraft

For me, this can come from engaging and mapping ideas that have sustainability within them into a Three Horizon Sustainability Framework. Sustainability is one of the hottest topics in the business world at present.

Our innovation era: creative destruction or destructive creation- which?

Paul Hobcraft

Competition fell away; they went into troughs of uninspiring innovation for some time. I keep coming back to the dilemma often faced in innovation- do we practice “creative destruction” or “destructive creation?

My own transformative dynamics of disruption

Paul Hobcraft

Then the whole 4th Industrial Revolution shifting the industry from islands of expertise into networks of collaborations was my next point of focus, connecting industrial IoT by offering a reference and engagement platform. The Gordian Knot We Are All Facing.

I aim to put more innovation into the front end of Energy

Paul Hobcraft

I see the front end of energy as the critical feeding-in point for the energy transition. So what does this means exactly? The front end of energy for me is the point of discovery and validation. It is the place I feel I can make the best contribution within the energy transition.

What Companies are Excelling at Innovation in 2021?

InnovationManagement

The competition has three categories: best innovation engagement strategy, best innovation process, and best innovation overall. The post What Companies are Excelling at Innovation in 2021?

How the 2021 Olympic Games Are Some of the Most Innovative Yet

IdeaScale

Since ships need to be far out in the water, watching the competition usually involves binoculars from land. A friendly face can help anxious kids get through crowds and enjoy the competition.

The Cascading Innovation Effect.

Paul Hobcraft

This is where the engagement from the top of the organization becomes pivotal. The aim here is to engage the top of our organizations to lay out the conditions and result impact they expected from innovation. Visual source; [link].

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: The Competitive Edge

CMOE

In today’s marketplace, one of the most relevant factors in gaining a competitive advantage is probably not listed among the business-success factors you learned years ago. The post Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: The Competitive Edge appeared first on CMOE.

I aim to put more innovation into the front end of Energy

Paul Hobcraft

I see the front end of energy as the critical feeding-in point for the energy transition. So what does this mean exactly? The front end of energy for me is the point of discovery and validation. It is the place I feel I can make the best contribution within the energy transition.

Sustainability is central to innovation’s future progress

Paul Hobcraft

Building a sustainable competitive advantage. Sustainable Competitive Advantage (SCA ) comes from the combining effects of the following: II Innovation Intensity – it’s the degree of adoption, uptake, the commitment to the investments made and explored, the how, what and where.

Our innovation era: creative destruction or destructive creation- which?

Paul Hobcraft

Competition fell away; they went into troughs of uninspiring innovation for some time. I keep coming back to the dilemma often faced in innovation- do we practice “creative destruction” or “destructive creation?

The essential five sense-making steps in any innovative transition

Paul Hobcraft

Today’s call is for more ‘search, scope, speed, stretch and scale’ irrespective of the challenge being worked upon. These are essential steps in any transformation work, in any innovation undertaken to take discovery through to commercialisation.

My multipliers for innovation at the Front End of Energy

Paul Hobcraft

Following my last post, “ I aim to put more innovation into the front end of Energy “, I want to outline why I am focusing increasingly on this front end of the energy transition (FEE) within my innovation work.

Accelerating Clean Energy Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

The report emphasises that the energy transition required is of such scale and speed it cannot be achieved without sustained support and equally significant engagement and participation from citizens, whose lives will be affected in multiple ways.

Building the Innovation Business Case

Paul Hobcraft

The next group of factors to consider is making the clear assessments of competition, outlining the tactical moves to be considered market attractiveness, the ability to execute and what business model does the business case take to provide the fit and attract the commitment.

Going beyond the 5 bold steps offered to Reimagine the American Innovation Agenda

Paul Hobcraft

The report “ Five Bold Steps Towards a Reimagined American Innovation Agenda “, written in February 2021, argues for embracing these five bold steps of story, stewardship, strategy, scaling, and system reimagine innovation for the decade ahead.

Applying innovation thinking to Affordability versus Sustainability

Paul Hobcraft

Corporations are in real danger of missing the “wave” in surfing and peeking consumer interesting they do not achieve a very high level of market engagement. I recently wrote a post, “ Affordability versus Sustainability – a cause to be addressed.”

China the story of innovation and disruption.

Paul Hobcraft

Understanding the ‘possible’ boundaries and learning to build and compete in Ecosystems is a global competitive imperative” *China has a vast connected consumer space that is comfortable to trade, link and correspond online. part Image credit Knowledge @ Wharton.

The essential five sense-making steps in any innovative transition

Paul Hobcraft

Today’s call is for more ‘search, scope, speed, stretch and scale’ irrespective of the challenge being worked upon. These are essential steps in any transformation work, in any innovation undertaken to take discovery through to commercialisation.

My own transformative dynamics of disruption

Paul Hobcraft

The Gordian Knot We Are All Facing. I can honestly say I have been back at school for the past months. This remote learning stuff has been hard, challenging but stimulating. Let me tell you about this as it recognises how things are changing in our world and certainly in my world, in particular.

My multipliers for innovation at the Front End of Energy

Paul Hobcraft

Following my last post, “ I aim to put more innovation into the front end of Energy “, I want to outline why I am focusing increasingly on this front end of the energy transition (FEE) within my innovation work.

The value of three horizon mapping for a Sustainability Journey.

Paul Hobcraft

For me, this can come from engaging and mapping ideas that have sustainability within them into a Three Horizon Sustainability Framework. Sustainability is one of the hottest topics in the business world at present.

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East meets West in understanding Innovation Cultural Orientation

Paul Hobcraft

Often we do not stop and think of the real differences culturally in how we want to0 engage and build relationships between the East and the West. East and West- the different meeting points in understanding.

The Cascading Innovation Effect.

Paul Hobcraft

This is where the engagement from the top of the organization becomes pivotal. The aim here is to engage the top of our organizations to lay out the conditions and result impact they expected from innovation. Visual source; [link].

Balancing Function, Design, Process and Structure for Creative Tension

Paul Hobcraft

The idea needs to “form, from observation, listening, engaging and data insights. Yet, it is how flexible its design and function can allow a more prosperous environment to draw in, work through and evolve into final proposals that can make a huge (competitive) difference.

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DNA of an Innovative Business: Is It Yours?

InnovationManagement

Enabling Factors Competition customer engagement customer support inspiration marketing new product development sustainabilityWith the acceleration of modern economic, societal and environmental changes, new opportunities are created everywhere, and often where we least expect them.

The Modern Rental Market According to the Experts

Business and Tech

Elizabeth Francisco: Property managers must have online tools to engage with their renters and meet them where they are. In this competitive field, it’s crucial to not just keep up with trends but to be trendsetter yourself.

How Technology is Empowering the Modern Property Manager

Business and Tech

” How does this affect resident engagement and satisfaction? While leasing volume picked back up in 2021 and leases are renewing at pre-pandemic levels, understanding the significance of remote working in multifamily is a work in progress.

What are your innovation ambitions for next year?

Idea to Value

leadership doesn’t know if they are falling behind their competition. For consulting engagements, travel is of course possible ( of course respecting COVID safety travel restrictions ). What are you hoping to achieve next year?

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Future Trends 2021: Purpose & Co-creation

Be-novative

and the answer can serve as the beacon for all organizational decision-making in 2021 paired with collaboration in an online world. What is the benefit of being purpose-driven in 2021? ?? CLIENT ENGAGEMENT DRIVES THE INNOVATION ROADMAP?—?Key

Going beyond the 5 bold steps offered to Reimagine the American Innovation Agenda

Paul Hobcraft

The report “ Five Bold Steps Towards a Reimagined American Innovation Agenda “, written in February 2021, argues for embracing these five bold steps of story, stewardship, strategy, scaling, and system reimagine innovation for the decade ahead.

Going beyond the 5 bold steps offered to Reimagine the American Innovation Agenda

Paul Hobcraft

The report “ Five Bold Steps Towards a Reimagined American Innovation Agenda “, written in February 2021, argues for embracing these five bold steps of story, stewardship, strategy, scaling, and system reimagine innovation for the decade ahead.

Careers Conducive to Creativity

Idea to Value

You’ll generally find the jobs which build EQ are those that see you engaging closely with other people. Particularly in 2021, retail customers are experiencing some significant psychological challenges, often featuring stress and anxiety caused by isolation.

Accelerating Clean Energy Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

The report emphasises that the energy transition required is of such scale and speed it cannot be achieved without sustained support and equally significant engagement and participation from citizens, whose lives will be affected in multiple ways.

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Accelerating Clean Energy Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

The report emphasises that the energy transition required is of such scale and speed it cannot be achieved without sustained support and equally significant engagement and participation from citizens, whose lives will be affected in multiple ways.

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The crucial role Innovation must play in the Energy system

Paul Hobcraft

Innovation needs to be transformational, offer greater value than what it is replacing, show the real advantage, set out to achieve competitive gains and offer a higher level of sustainability, value and impact. Energy is a vital part of any country’s ability to be competitive.

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What to Tell Your Boss When You Make the Case for Innovation Management

InnovationManagement

Strategies collaborative innovation competitive advantage Employee Engagement Innovation Strategy transformative ideas

Innovating During and Post-Crisis: How to Keep the Momentum

IdeaScale

First, make sure to properly engage your employees at every step of the way. Remember, only around 41% of employees were actively engaged during 2020. Don’t forget to watch your competition too – they can offer an insight into opportunities you’re missing.

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Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset

Idea to Value

Other studies have even shown that people with a growth mindset’s brains become more active when looking at an error they made, whereas with a fixed mindset there is almost no engagement. collaboration across organizational boundaries rather than competition among employees or units.