Crowdsourcing Case Study: Polaris Industries

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Polaris Industries’ crowdsourcing case study is inspiring people both internally and externally—and their story is still relevant today. Through their Ideate Innovation program, which the team uses to surface and develop ideas and turn them into award-winning products. Making the Case for Spigit—Crowdsourcing breakthrough innovation at Polaris. The Ideate Innovation Program. The post Crowdsourcing Case Study: Polaris Industries appeared first on Spigit.

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

Innovation 360 Group

The data showed an overall weakness in product selection, ideation and commercialization, so we were able to focus on those areas. These styles can be taught and trained, and by drawing from real use cases and business models, learning is synthesized on the job. Ideation, both internally and externally, can support exploration of new models, markets and mindsets. Blog case study GrowKompThe Situation.

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Strategic Thinking Exercise – 17 Questions to Find Innovation Case Studies

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Our immediate need was to identify potential innovation case studies to discover how other companies and industries are innovating in relevant ways. Strategic Thinking Exercise – 17 Questions to Find Innovation Case Studies. Within about ten minutes, using the seventeen questions in this strategic thinking exercise, a group of nine or ten people generated more than seventy possible companies and industries to explore for comparable innovation case studies.

Should the Manager be in the Ideation Meeting?

Innovation Excellence

Build Capability Case Study Creativity Innovation Brainstorm deference facilitator ideation manager nominal pass the parcel PresentYou want to hold a meeting with your team in order to generate some really creative ideas. You would like the group to challenge assumptions, think differently and come up with plenty of radical proposals. Here is the dilemma. You naturally want to lead the meeting but should you be in the room at all?

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”. The Cambia Health Solutions Case Study: Creating a Culture of Innovation. We had to become a lightning rod of innovation, attracting and engaging employees to join us in ideation and design.”

How NASA Leads Intrapreneurial Innovation

InnovationManagement

Collaborative Innovation Organization & Culture Podcast case study challenge Collaboration Communication idea challenge Ideation innovation challenge intrapreneur NASA podcastNot everyone knows that NASA has embedded crowdsourcing into their strategy and capabilities.

Spotless: An Innovation Roadmap

InnovationManagement

Collaborative Innovation Enabling Factors Organization & Culture Strategies case study company culture Employee Engagement front end of innovation idea management Ideation Innovation Management innovation process innovation skills reinvention revitalization training

Digital Transformation and Its Impact on New-Product Management for Manufacturers

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In-Depth Article Life Cycle Processes Strategies Training & Education agile development agile-stage-gate case study competitive advantage development process digital transformation hardware Ideation in-depth article Product Development R&D software stage gateFor the manufacturer undertaking new-product development, Digital Transformation means smart new products with embedded software.

Avoiding Groupthink and Empowering Introverts

IdeaScale

When brainstorming and collaborative ideation happens in a physical location, it trends towards polite agreement or staying with the ideas that occur in that small frame of time and receive the most group consensus. Case Study engagement groupthink idea management introverts

Oak Ridge National Laboratory is a Great Innovator Because they Nurture Innovators

IdeaScale

This three-way partnership is highly customized depending on the skill set of the ideator, the requirements of the technology and its potential applications. In some cases, the Labs are able to connect with and establish partnerships with accelerators programs to further support and expedite the technology to market. To learn more about Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s use of crowdsourcing for innovation, read the full case study here.

What Kind of Company is a Good Fit for Crowdsourcing?

IdeaScale

After 69 years of growth, Dick’s is a great company ripe for crowdsourcing and they launched their first company-wide ideation platform last year. The concepts that started in the ideation program are now being reviewed by the product development team for potential implementation. To learn more about Dick’s Sporting Goods and how they launched their crowdsourcing employee engagement community for product development, download their case study here.

IM Award Lessons: Know Your Innovation Audience

IdeaScale

Amway : We are most proud to be Amway’s only digital innovation platform that is able to reach out to our business owners from around the world to collaborate and ideate with them on new and better ways to improve and support their Amway businesses. To learn more about Amway’s award-winning efforts, download the case study today! Case Study IdeaScale amway collaboration engagement ideate plan video

The Future of Civic Engagement and Innovation

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News Trend Alert Calgary case study citizen engagement citizen science communication crowdsourcing employee engagement ideation refinementNumerous leaders and community organizers have been talking about public service lately, especially in the US - mostly encouraging the public to take place in ongoing dialogues and to volunteer in their communities in order to create positive change at local and national levels.

A Collaborative Product Development Stage Gate

IdeaScale

In order to manage a 500% increase in the volume of ideas, the Sustainable Development Business Innovation (SDBI) group instituted a unique workflow for each campaign (there are four major campaigns in the ideation community) and each workflow included several levels of review. To read the full story behind Fairmount Santrol, download the complete case study. Case Study evaluate fairmount santrol Innovation product development product improvement review score stage gate

Lessons Learned About Innovation Communications from the City of Calgary

IdeaScale

In this case, the City of Calgary was a leader in generating engagement with their innovation program. In this way, all ideators knew that their ideas were valued. Finally, ideas were intentionally moved on a “semi-regular” basis from Ideate to Assessment with the goal of establishing a predictable rhythm for the community. To learn more about the City of Calgary and their myCityInnovation program, download their case study. .

Common IdeaScale Use Cases

IdeaScale

IdeaScale recently spent some time talking to our customers about how and why they’re using IdeaScale and we found that those interviews highlighted a few common IdeaScale use cases in the process and we decided to share four of them here. Others will use it for sustainability ideation, employee quality of life, business model innovation, social change, and more, but these were some of the key use cases that IdeaScale sees over and over again.

Business Model Evolution Using the Portfolio Map

Strategyzer Innovation

In the Explore portfolio, even if it’s a search (iterative) process, we see the following four stages: Ideation - New ideas for value propositions and business models around a market opportunity, technology, product or service. Case Studies Enterprise Innovation & StrategyWe have been developing our Business Model Portfolio Map for our new book, The Invincible Company. Like all of our tools, we have found that the Portfolio Map is a great storytelling tool.

Is Innovation Just a Buzzword?

IdeaScale

It included crowdsourcing , SaaS , cloud-based , B2B , ideate and the big one: INNOVATION. Voice of IdeaScale buzzword case study IdeaBuzz storiesI moved to the Bay Area three years ago for an exciting new job with IdeaScale. From the first week in town I was meeting new people constantly—people here really love networking. It was amazing, it was exciting, it was … endless.

IDEATION 2020: Online Brainstorm Facilitation Coaching

Idea Champions

We call it Ideation 2020 -- the simplest, most time-efficient way we can think of to help our clients get the kind of results they want from their in-house, ideation sessions. A few case studies. In honor of the year 2020 and the classic meme it represents (i.e.

IM Award Lessons: Rapidly Iterating on Promising Ideas

IdeaScale

QED : Make sure to think out your process past Ideation. To learn more about QED’s award-winning efforts, download the case study today! Case Study IdeaScale digital iteration mvp qed topcoderThis year, QED won the Innovation Management award for best innovation realized.

Crowdsourcing Ways to Save Students Money

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One of the great things about crowdsourcing ideas, however, is that it is not just an ideation opportunity, but it also help you conduct a new form of market research from which themes emerge. To read the full story about the New York University Affordability Campaign, download the case study here. . Case Study IdeaScale cost savings costs crowdsourcing new york university nyu students

IDEATION 2020: Online Brainstorm Facilitation for Purple Strategies

Idea Champions

We call it Ideation 2020 -- the simplest, most time-efficient way we can think of to help our clients get the kind of results they want from their in-house, ideation sessions. A few case studies. In honor of the year 2020 and the classic meme it represents (i.e.

IDEATION 2020: Just-in-Time Brainstorm Facilitation Coaching

Idea Champions

We call it Ideation 2020 -- the simplest, most time-efficient way we can think of to help our clients get the kind of results they want from their in-house, ideation sessions. A few case studies. In honor of the year 2020 and the classic meme it represents (i.e.

IDEATION 2020: Online, Just-In-Time Brainstorm Facilitation Coaching

Idea Champions

We call it Ideation 2020 -- the simplest, most time-efficient way we can think of to help our clients continue upgrading the quality and impact of their brainstorming sessions. A few case studies. In honor of the year 2020 and the classic meme it represents (i.e.

Participation leads to Innovation

Destination Innovation

’ Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management carried out a study of data from 154 corporate customers of Spigit over a five year period. They report a significant correlation between ideation rates (generating good ideas) and profit growth. Frequency – the more brainstorm and ideation events the better. They use a metric called Ideation Rate which they define as the ration of winning ideas to active participants.

Ideate or Deteriorate – Why Companies Must Learn How To Be Innovative to Achieve Major Growth

Qmarkets

However in comparison to what it could have achieved, Yahoo serves as an important business failure case study. The case of this American technology company is one of the most well-known, not least of all because it is also one of the most shocking. "Innovate (verb): To Make changes in something established, especially by introducing new methods, ideas, or products.” . Just a buzzword?

Reframe the Problem by replacing Logic with Emotion

Destination Innovation

MBA students analyse case studies with detailed spreadsheets. Brainstorming and Ideation brainstorm data emotion feelings logic meetingIn business we are trained to be analytical. We respect data, targets, percentages, market shares and ratios. We frame problems in terms of metrics and numbers. For example we might ask: How can we increase sales by 10%? How can we double brand awareness in our target market?

It’s a BatMobile! It’s a Pod Racer! It’s…the Polaris Slingshot (A Tale of Crowdsourcing Success)

Planview Spigit

In our newest case study, the team at Polaris shares: How they took their innovation program from manual and time-consuming to turbocharged and automatic. How Spigit helped them make the process of ideation to execution 80% faster. What do Bruce Wayne, George Lucas, and the team at Polaris industries have in common?

Interview Gijs Van Wulfen: How to get your managers to listen to your ideas

Idea to Value

Full of case studies and examples from famous companies, but falling short in helping companies actually implement it themselves. An effective way of accomplishing this is that instead of presenting an idea, present it as a mini-business case. In order to get support for an idea, it is much more likely to succeed if all of the stakeholders who will be involved in the future (R&D, Production, Sales etc) are involved in the ideation stages.

Values & Communication for Nonprofits

IdeaScale

Communication, whether written or spoken, is the basis of any activity within the organization, ranging from planning, ideating, or implementing.

Gear up for Innovation Success as Licensed Practitioner

Innovation 360 Group

Sofie Lindblom, Key Success factors implementing Ideation Management with Ideation360. Case study and lessons learned. Authority and excellence in execution are the pillars of success as a Licensed Practitioner. On March 1, Innovation360 presents two new powerful tools to establish both in your practice. Join us for this information-rich, interactive webinar: Gear up for Innovation Success as Licensed Practitioner, on March 1st at 8am EST (GMT -5). There is no cost to attend.

Yellow Belt Grading – Washington DC

Innovation 360 Group

Focus on Organizational Development and tools for Innovation and Ideation. o Two Case studies – from analysis, design to implementing an innovation system. o Linking Strategic Initiatives and Innovation: Methods, templates and cases. o Assessing complex organizations: Methods, templates and cases. Accredited will have the right and possibility to sell Ideation360. Day 1: . Organisational Design, Implementation and Change.

Yellow Belt Grading – Stockholm

Innovation 360 Group

Focus on Organizational Development and tools for Innovation and Ideation. o Two Case studies – from analysis, design to implementing an innovation system. o Linking Strategic Initiatives and Innovation: Methods, templates and cases. o Assessing complex organizations: Methods, templates and cases. Accredited will have the right and possibility to sell Ideation360. Day 1: . Organisational Design, Implementation and Change.

Co-create with clients to offer them what they seek

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The client is thus placed at the very center of a journey toward innovation, and the company at the forefront of innovation in tourism [download the free case study here ]. Over 2,000 ideators have contributed their proposals in the community and almost thirty challenges have been launched. Download the Hotel Tester Ideas case study here. Place clients at the center of innovation and listen to their opinions to offer the best service or product.

Ignite 2018: Registration for the Premier Conference for Innovation Leaders is Open

Planview Spigit

It’s a unique opportunity to connect directly with and learn from innovation and ideation practitioners of all experience levels. Have you ever wondered how companies such as AT&T, Pfizer, and Siemens drive innovation and ideation across their organizations? Hear real-world case studies and lessons learned — the good, the bad, and the ugly — from practitioners who have refined their innovation practices through years of experience.

Yellow Belt Grading – Stockholm

Innovation 360

Focus on Organizational Development and tools for Innovation and Ideation. o Two Case studies – from analysis, design to implementing an innovation system. o Linking Strategic Initiatives and Innovation: Methods, templates and cases. o Assessing complex organizations: Methods, templates and cases. Accredited will have the right and possibility to sell Ideation360. Day 1: . Organisational Design, Implementation and Change.

Yellow Belt Grading – Stockholm

Innovation 360

Focus on Organizational Development and tools for Innovation and Ideation. o Two Case studies – from analysis, design to implementing an innovation system. o Linking Strategic Initiatives and Innovation: Methods, templates and cases. o Assessing complex organizations: Methods, templates and cases. Accredited will have the right and possibility to sell Ideation360. Day 1: . Organisational Design, Implementation and Change.

Internal Crowdsourcing vs. External Crowdsourcing: How to Determine the Best Solution

Planview Spigit

Co-authored by Lale Kesebi at Spigit customer Li & Fung (watch her awesome presentation at Ignite here to get inspired ), I recommend it to anyone considering doing ideation with an internal crowd. I thought I would spend some time sharing a topic that the article touches on – when is it better to do ideation with an internal crowd versus an external crowd? What is an ideation challenge or community? Product roadmap feedback, validation, and some ideation.

Top Human-Centered Design Resources

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Ideation: brainstorm and identify opportunities for design, prototype possible solutions. It also provides helpful tips on how to implement this framework, such as asking the right questions and using user feedback as a resource for ideation and creation. Discover practical tips, worksheets, and case studies of this approach in action. Discover our guide to human-centered design books, articles, tools, and other resources.

Internal vs. External Crowdsourcing: How to Determine the Best Solution

Planview Spigit

Co-authored by Lale Kesebi at Spigit customer Li & Fung (watch her awesome presentation at Ignite here to get inspired ), I recommend it to anyone considering doing ideation with an internal crowd. I thought I would spend some time sharing a topic that the article touches on – when is it better to do ideation with an internal crowd versus an external crowd? What is an ideation challenge or community? Product roadmap feedback, validation, and some ideation.

Co-create with clients to offer them what they seek

ideas4allinnovation

The client is thus placed at the very center of a journey toward innovation, and the company at the forefront of innovation in tourism [download the free case study here ]. Over 2,000 ideators have contributed their proposals in the community and almost thirty challenges have been launched. Download the Hotel Tester Ideas case study here. Place clients at the center of innovation and listen to their opinions to offer the best service or product.

Growing Strong: How A Dedicated Continuous Improvement Process Can Nurture Corporate Innovation

Qmarkets

In this article– we’ll explore why using dedicated ideation tools to support the continuous improvement process, can help keep your innovation ecosystem fruitful and thriving!

Growing Strong: How A Dedicated Continuous Improvement Process Can Nurture Corporate Innovation

Qmarkets

In this article– we’ll explore why using dedicated ideation tools to support the continuous improvement process, can help keep your innovation ecosystem fruitful and thriving! Having a method in place to capture, refine, and unleash disruptive new ideas is crucial for any innovation strategy.