Crowdsourcing Case Study: Polaris Industries

Planview Spigit

Polaris Industries’ crowdsourcing case study is inspiring people both internally and externally—and their story is still relevant today. A few years later, an industrial designer and vehicle dynamics engineer conceptualized the Polaris Slingshot, a new form of three-wheel motorcycle that would shatter preconceptions about hybrid or trike-style bikes and attract an entirely new buyer segment. Making the Case for Spigit—Crowdsourcing breakthrough innovation at Polaris.

Case Study: Regional SME Development Project Brings Innovation Lift to Manufacturing Hub

Innovation 360 Group

Acknowledging the need for pursuing deeper impact over a wider area, the Growkomp Regional Development Project was designed to develop the innovation capacities of 22 manufacturing companies in the Småland regionof Sweden over a two-year period. Blog case study GrowKomp

Case Study: Digitizing an Industry

Taivara

Software Design & Delivery. The startup handed Taivara a typical binder and said, “Turn this into an app design.” Case Study: Testing for the Perfect Market. Case Study: Uncovering Hidden Market Opportunity. Case Study Case Study - Software

Case Study: Lean Experiments with Radical Candor

Grasshopper Herder

This case study tells you everything you need to know about how we set up and ran this small-scale human resources experiment. The post Case Study: Lean Experiments with Radical Candor appeared first on GrasshopperHerder.com. Lean Startup Teamwork & Leadership Continuous Improvement Experiment Design & Template Hypothesis Driven Development lean startup teams

The myth of a better mousetrap: A case study in bad innovation

Idea to Value

Apparently there have been over 4,000 patents for new designs of mousetraps developed over the years, including several hundred applied for each year still now.

Case Study: How to Build a Digital User Experience Monitoring System

Boxes and Arrows

In this case study, we describe our user experience monitoring system at Qualtrics. [1] We start our case study by describing our system; from there, we’ll share our process for creating this system and share some advice. Journal of Usability Studies. Case Studies

Case Study: Saving the World from Bio-Disaster

Taivara

Case Study. We established core design patterns so that future changes and additions to the UI could be quick and simple. We hosted the application in AWS GovCloud which is designed specifically to address strict U.S. Case Study: Saving the World from Bio-Disaster.

How to Use Gamification in Mobile Apps: A Case Study

Boxes and Arrows

Gamification, or the addition of game-like elements to anything that isn’t a game, pops up all over the design world. It’s possible to apply gamification to any part of app design, or even design an entire app—that is not a mobile gaming application—around it.

Culture of Innovation Video and Case Study: Cambia Health Solutions Transforms the Health Care Landscape Through Innovation

Planview Spigit

This blog features a new video of how Cambia drives employee engagement through its Pitchwell program and features their case study centered around their “app-a-thon challenge,” focusing on “the big problems in healthcare”.

Case study of agile and UCD working together

Boxes and Arrows

Large scale websites require groups of specialists to design and develop a product that will be a commercial success. This case study shows how the ComputerWeekly user experience team integrated with an agile development group.

Siemens Case Study: Crowdsourcing Solutions to Turn Gridlock into Green Lights

Planview Spigit

The first-place winner, UMass Dartmouth student Amir Ehsani Zonouz, proposed using quadcopters—a type of small-scale drone—to find open parking spots, determine the shortest path to that spot, and help guide drivers to the designated space either by the driver following the drone to the spot via a mobile app or directly through a car’s communication system. The post Siemens Case Study: Crowdsourcing Solutions to Turn Gridlock into Green Lights appeared first on Spigit.

Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage

Boxes and Arrows

In particular, I am seeking insight from this case study into the “balance of power” tension. But without documented cases such as this one, any theorizing about the balance of power issue is just speculation. In our case, that turned out to be myself.

Design Thinking in Lima Peru

Innovation Excellence

Silicon Valley's Innovatioship recently three days leading an open-invitation workshop in design thinking. It attracted a wide range of participants from Lima and other parts of Peru, from local CEOs wanting inspiration to students looking to increase their innovation skills.

Let’s Get Real About Innovation Hurdles

Innovation Excellence

This is a brief case study for meaningful & constructive conversations about why things aren’t working within our innovation efforts. Case Study collaboration culture Innovation Case study change Design Experience Innovation growth Innovation Perspectives Leadership Management People & Skills Processes & Tools research Strategy technology

New Version of Columbia Multimedia Case Study

Michael Roberto

The case offers important lessons about how to manage ambiguous risks and threats, create a culture where people feel comfortable speaking up and sharing bad news, make timely and effective high-stakes decisions, and build high performing teams.

Business Model Patterns: A Sneak Peek at the Invincible Company

Strategyzer Innovation

The book builds upon Business Model Generation and Value Proposition Design , and it takes a deep dive into how world-class companies continuously reinvent their business models. We thought we’d highlight three of our upcoming cases as a sneak peek into our new book. Books Case Studie

“Embrace Open Innovation or be Destroyed by it…” – A Case Study on Lego & Bagels

Qmarkets

The ideas that are successful here become produced commercially and the original designer receives 1% of the total royalties. . Using the right innovation (tool) for the job.

“Embrace Open Innovation or be Destroyed by it…” – A Case Study on Lego & Bagels

Qmarkets

The ideas that are successful here become produced commercially and the original designer receives 1% of the total royalties. . Using the right innovation (tool) for the job.

Recognizing Excellence in Innovation Management: ISPIM Grand Prize 2017

Innovation Excellence

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Top Human-Centered Design Resources

InnovationTraining.org

Discover our guide to human-centered design books, articles, tools, and other resources. One up-and-coming innovation framework is human-centered design, an approach centered around the end user and their unique problems and needs. What is Human-Centered Design?

Space as a Business Model Arena

Strategyzer Innovation

The Business Model Design Space card deck is a supporting tool we use with teams to reach a deeper understanding of the operating environment of a business model. Case StudiesThis month marks the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

Testing New Business Ideas: Learnings from OWLET [Part 1]

Strategyzer Innovation

So, within the first couple of minutes, the Owlet case study already resonates two convictions of ours: Don’t fall in love with your initial idea Innovation is a constant iteration between design and testing, enabled by a solid testing process.

Lessons from Monet: Impressions of Innovation

Innovation Excellence

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The Magic of Process: Department of Labor

IdeaScale

Even in their first case study with IdeaScale, the Department of Labor outlined a repeatable seven step process which they have used for numerous citizen engagement campaigns: 1. Case Study Department of Labor dol innovation process workflow youthact

Leonard: 4 pillars of a wise corporate Open Lab

Innovation Excellence

VINCI designs, finances, builds, and operates infrastructure and facilities that help improve daily life and mobility for all. Leonard is the new innovation entity initiated by VINCI, a major player in construction, and concession agreement indutries.

5 Steps to Innovating Profitable Connections with TechCrunch

Innovation Excellence

Case Study collaboration Conferences Data Design Artificial Intelligence business collaboration Innovation Network Science StrategyBrandon Klein shares 5 steps of analysis that are useful in creating high performance connections.

The Genius of Iconic Brands

Innovation Excellence

Apple Case Study Creativity Customers Design Disruption Innovation Product Innovation Profiles of Innovators brandsI believe the truly iconic brands, like iconic figures in the arts, sciences, and society at large, are the direct result of innovative genius.

Lines of Innovation – Part 1

Innovation Excellence

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Separate Innovation from Entrepreneurship!

Innovation Excellence

The words innovation and entrepreneurship became synonymous in our language, and the place we see this the most is in universities and business schools. But why are we linking these two words? Why is being an innovator means I have to launch a startup company?

How Google Innovates

Innovation Excellence

Steve Jobs built—and then revived—Apple by fusing technology with design. Case Study Innovation Technology Artificial Intelligence Data Science deep learning Google Google Brain image search Math research search engines voice search

Emerging Trends in the Automotive Sector

IdeaScale

But everybody wants different things so finding ways to make car offerings modular and flexible is a challenge to product designers in the automotive industry. Best Practice Case Study autonomous vehicles electric vehicles magneti marelli Personalization sharing economy trends

How to Design for Outcomes

Tim Kastelle

This is a lesson that Timothy Prestero and his organisation Design that Matters learned painfully. In 2010, DtM came out with an incubator designed for use in developing countries that won a ton of awards. It’s always a bit dangerous to be “inspirational.”

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Lessons from the 1977 EPA Standards Manual Kickstarter Campaign

Innovation Excellence

Wen Sagi Haviv, a principal in the New York design firm, Chermayeff Geismar & offered to gift us with 1977 EPA Graphic Standards Manual, designed by the renowned Steff Geissbuhler it started us on an adventure that concluded this week when we met our goal.

The Essential 4-step Product Innovation Process [podcast]

Innovation Excellence

Gordon Stannis, the Director of Design and Strategy at Twisthink shares their approach to developing innovative solutions for their Fortune 500 clients. Gordon started his work as an industrial designer and then moved into product. Case Study Design Digital Innovation Design Thinking innovation process Product Management product managers

One Weird Thing About Customer Satisfaction

IdeaScale

Perhaps their most effective strategy was the extensive planning and design surrounding the implementation of the innovation initiative. Case Study IdeaScale collaboration crowdsourcing employee engagement idea management Innovation innovation management open innovation

Four Innovation Lessons We Can Learn from Standard Bank

IdeaScale

The route optimization software, given the name ‘Navigator,’ was designed internally and was built to take into account both needed maintenance and cost savings, so that route drivers didn’t have to hit every ATM every single day.

Space as a Business Model Arena

Strategyzer Innovation

The Business Model Design Space card deck is a supporting tool we use with teams to reach a deeper understanding of the operating environment of a business model. Case StudiesThis month marks the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

How NASA is Crowdsourcing its Innovation Strategy

IdeaScale

In fact, NASA’s up to its seventh competition in this area so far, with new designs arriving every year. Case Study crowdsourcing government ideas Mars NASAIt takes millions of minds to get one man in space. NASA is, to many, a symbol of scientific innovation.

Creating the Persuasive Pattern card deck

Boxes and Arrows

One of our finest tasks as designers is to filter the abundance of choice into easily digestible bits. This requires an endeavor into product psychology and the art of designing with purpose and intent. Stakeholders in design. All design has at least two stakeholders.

Trial & Error: What Thomas Edison Can Teach Businesses Today

Daniel Burrus

Studies have shown it can take upwards of 3,000 ideas to produce one product or service that goes on to be a commercial success. New” Coke: A Case Study in Fast Failure. GE’s FastWorks: A Successful Case Study.

Non-Profit Innovation: NCARB Brings New Product to Market

Moves the Needle

How The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards Used Lean Innovation to Create New Value for Their Customers Take this Case Study with you! Download the PDF version of this case study to take with you for reference.

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IM Award Lessons: Rapidly Iterating on Promising Ideas

IdeaScale

The QED Group has been a pioneer in the area of Collaborating, Learning, and Adapting, an approach designed to foster continuous improvement through stakeholder engagement and change management. To learn more about QED’s award-winning efforts, download the case study today!

Students Under-Served by Higher Education

Inceodia

Heavily steeped in the traditional model of on-campus students who dedicate their university time exclusively to their studies, they were excluding a large portion of potential students who were just as dedicated to academic success. Case Studies Adjacent business strategy