The Five Building Blocks of Collaborative Innovation


Are you looking for ways to inspire collaborative innovation in your organization? Collaborative innovation involves bringing together ideas that can result in something groundbreaking. Idea management tools such as the IdeaScale platform facilitate collaborative innovation.

Collaborating over videoconference makes you both less creative

Idea to Value

According to a new research study just published in Nature , collaborating with someone using screens instead of sitting face to face resulted in both participants being less creative. Those collaborating over zoom came up with 20% fewer ideas than those working face to face.


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Is Workplace Collaboration Teachable and How Do You Motivate Collaboration?


Overview: Collaboration is a crucial workplace skill. It’s easy to blame a lack of collaboration on differing work styles, clashing personalities, and so on. The truth, however, is good collaborative skills are learned, regardless of the mix, and can often mitigate these factors.

7 Traits of Great Collaborators


You have to collaborate; with insiders and outsiders. Think about people with whom you collaborate a lot, what makes them great? What is it that you enjoy about collaborating with them? I’ll use my “internet collaborators” as an example.

Three Keys to Accelerating Innovation through Connecting and Collaborating Outside your Organization

Speaker: Gordon Vala-Webb, Author, Speaker and Consultant, Building Smarter Organizations

From his upcoming book, Building Smarter Organizations, Gordon will do a deep dive into connecting and collaborating with those outside your organization to accelerate innovation. Gordon will provide practical strategies to connecting and working with the "nearside" of suppliers, partners and alumni in order to accelerate innovation.

Exago redefines its core values through collaboration


Of course, as champions of collaboration and teamwork, Exago asked its team to come up with what each one thought should be a core value of the organisation. The post Exago redefines its core values through collaboration appeared first on Exago. Blog collaboration core values employees participation teamworkAfter 11 years of bringing innovation together, Exago decided it was time to reassess the company’s core values.

Research is Collaborative


ESIP is supported by NASA, NOAA, USGS and 110+ member organizations all working together to collaboratively share research, funding opportunities, and to network with one another. This wasn’t terribly surprising to me, because NASA is one of the government organizations that IdeaScale has written about repeatedly , because of their commitment to collaboration. The post Research is Collaborative appeared first on IdeaScale.

Corporate-startup collaboration checklist

The Future Shapers

The success of a collaboration depends on one hand on mutual understanding and on the other hand on thoroughly preparing before signing on the proverbial dotted line. The post Corporate-startup collaboration checklist appeared first on The Future Shapers.

Collaborating to beat innovation antibodies

The Future Shapers

Excellent inter-functional collaboration is at the heart of successful innovation. The post Collaborating to beat innovation antibodies appeared first on The Future Shapers. Collaboration Internal Collaboration Intrapreneurship Entrepreneurship

Collaboration in Times of Need

Daniel Burrus

But prior to 2020, one would’ve never imagined Ford collaborating with 3M, GE Healthcare, and the medical industry in general, but now they have. Collaboration with Unlikely Partners. This underscores the dynamics of collaboration. Are You Collaborating or Cooperating?

Society 2045’s Collaborative Thinking

Tullio Siragusa

Society 2045’s Collaborative Thinking. Ken founded Collaborative Conversations after a decade as a member of the core team that developed The World Café dialogue process. . It’s not center on conversation and collaboration, and does nothing to solve conflicts.

Building A Collaborative Innovation Playbook

Speaker: Greg Satell, Innovation Advisor, Speaker and Author

From his newly released book, Greg Satell has researched how people and organizations successfully innovate. We are excited to have Greg join us for a session that will draw upon these insights and provide a playbook for how to define the right innovation strategies for your organization to overcome the specific challenges that your organization faces and dramatically improve your innovation effectiveness.

Executing Collaborative Innovation - The Hamburger Style

HYPE Innovation

After spending more than seven years in the collaborative innovation space, I would advise going hamburger style! Ideation & CollaborationOften I read articles or books about top-down vs. bottom-up innovation and why one approach would be better than the other.

The 10 (+1) ingredients for building a collaborative innovation culture


We share the 10 (+1) ingredients to build a collaborative innovation culture in your organisation. The post The 10 (+1) ingredients for building a collaborative innovation culture appeared first on Exago. Blog collaborative innovation collective intelligence employees engagement participationAccording to CEOs, innovation culture is the pillar of business innovation, but it isn't always an easy feat.

The innovation and collaboration strawman

Jeffrey Phillips

Innovation and collaboration If Edison showed us anything, he demonstrated that intentionally mixing people with different skills from different fields, and focusing their attention on specific problems, could definitely lead to better outcomes than people working on their own.

Tournaments: Collaboration for a Rapid Outcome


Encouraging collaboration between participants with different skills. They are also useful to boost internal collaboration, contributing to inject organizations with more dynamism, and to seek external inputs. Apps for Climate Competition ” intended on bringing together the best ideas from all kinds of collaborators: Scientists, developers, social organizations. Collaborative Innovation engagement TournamentsTournaments are community driven.

Collaborative intelligence and idea management in unusual times


The post Collaborative intelligence and idea management in unusual times appeared first on Exago. Blog Clients' success stories collaboration collaborative innovation collective intelligence employees idea management software innovation-tips

A Strategic Approach to Open Innovation

Speaker: Jeffrey Phillips, Senior Consultant, OVO Innovation

This action-packed session examined the critical questions you should ask as you establish an open innovation framework: which technologies or ideas? Which partners and how many? Which methods? By taking a strategic approach to open innovation, you’ll find the right ideas or partners more effectively, and you’ll accelerate new products to market more quickly. This was a great session you don’t want to miss.

Unleashing Virtual Creative Collaboration at The Sonophilia Foundation: What Can a Nonprofit Teach Us About Virtual Creative Collaboration


Does creativity suffer in our virtual world, or could working virtually actually lead to more collaborative environments, better ideation and heightened interaction? .

The Innovator’s Mindset: Collaboration as Competitive Advantage


When creating an innovation strategy, consider internally and externally prioritizing collaboration. The post The Innovator’s Mindset: Collaboration as Competitive Advantage appeared first on IdeaScale. Best Practice collaboration competitive advantage innovation strategy

Creating Collaborative Workplace Cultures

Innovation Excellence

Yet, according to Gallup, CEO’s, executive teams and leaders are the key catalysts towards creating a collaborative workplace culture. collaboration culture Innovation change growth Leadership successSome CEO’S, executive teams and leaders mistakenly assume that organizational culture is simply a social phenomenon that they have no control over, and cannot impact.

Society 2045’s Radically Collaborative Organizations

Tullio Siragusa

Society 2045’s Radically Collaborative Organizations. If we are individuals who crave and thrive in collaborative environments, we will want to influence more collaboration. Ultimately, we want to be part of radically collaborative organizations.

The Leadership of Open Innovation

Speaker: Paul Sloane, Director, Destination Innovation

Paul Sloane is a well-known author and speaker on open innovation. In this session, Paul takes us through examples of successful open innovation programs to explore the breadth of what open innovation can be for organizations and the value it can bring. This was a great session you don’t want to miss.

How University Collaborations Can Drive Private Sector Innovation

Idea to Value

The typical goals of this sort of collaboration are better solutions and disrupting economic development — ultimately, it’s an early pipeline of new technologies. The collaborative process can also teach a seasoned team a lot about resiliency, agility, and dynamic thinking.

The Collaboration Imperative


This is the requirement to collaborate. So this term, let’s put collaboration at the top of our agendas and lend each other a helping hand wherever we can, just like at home. 100% Open collaboration

Developing Collaborative Leadership Styles

Innovation Excellence

With a new Australian government recently in place, it raises key questions around the impact of collaborative, autocratic or competitive leadership styles. collaboration culture Innovation Leadership change StrategyThis caused many voters, like myself, to question what leadership style might be best for our country’s future? Is it a leader who runs a presidential style campaign, operating from an “I” or.

Learning to collaborate in a rapidly changing world

Paul Hobcraft

visual from [link] collaboration-the-missing-standard/. For this we need help, we need collaborators wanting to not just navigate back but more to navigate forward. That balancing needs significant collaboration and cooperations.

How to Empower Your Users So You Can Create a Great Product

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Join Johanna Rothman, Author and Consultant, for her session that will discuss why instead of designing for the users, product people and their teams should collaborate with empowered users to create a great product together.

Opportunities for collaboration in innovation between Australia and the US


Following is the transcript of the speech delivered by the Hon. Arthur Sinodinos AO, Australia's Ambassador to the United States t (Feed generated with FetchRSS

Learning to collaborate in a rapidly changing world

Paul Hobcraft

visual from collaboration-the-missing-standard/. For this we need help, we need collaborators wanting to not just navigate back but more to navigate forward. That balancing needs significant collaboration and cooperations.

Learning to collaborate in a rapidly changing world

Paul Hobcraft

visual from [link] collaboration-the-missing-standard/. For this we need help, we need collaborators wanting to not just navigate back but more to navigate forward. That balancing needs significant collaboration and cooperations.

How to Improve Cross-Functional Collaboration and Trust


Many business leaders see cross-functional collaboration as the key to innovation and optimal business performance. Organizations with excellent collaboration skills can innovate more quickly, implement more improvements, resolve conflicts, and create high-quality products and services.

6 Keys to Making Collaborative Innovation Successful

Speaker: Soren Kaplan, Founder of InnovationPoint

We are excited to launch the Collaborative Innovation Webinar Series with Dr. Soren Kaplan. His just released book, "The Invisible Advantage," provides actionable insights into how any organization can create a culture of innovation, an environment that promotes freethinking, an entrepreneurial spirit, and sustainable value creation at all levels and across all functions. By registering for the webinar, you will get a free excerpt from his book.

How to Increase Collaboration at Work: 4 Useful Steps


Successful organizations are those that foster a collaborative work culture, but fully 86 percent of leaders and team members believe a lack of teamwork leads to project failure and team conflict. Collaboration is crucial to your team’s success but how can you increase collaboration at work?

The 8 Top Collaboration Tools for Your Workplace


Social collaboration tools can help you meet this goal. Social collaboration tools will make your players feel more valued and connected to the people around them and get your team to your goal faster. We listed the top collaboration tools so you can find which one is best for your team. Microsoft Teams is a site used for small group collaboration. Confluence is a site used to organize and collaborate on projects throughout the company. Your company is a team.

Fostering sustainable collaboration with insights from neuroscience

The Future Shapers

The ability to collaborate effectively will be an integral part to successfully manoeuvring complex environments. Insights from Neuroscience can help leaders, managers and innovators to improve teamwork in their organisation and foster collaboration within their ecosystem.

Extreme Collaboration

Innovation Excellence

Collaboration, as a concept, can be used by those seeking control of a culture for their own purposes. If collaboration becomes a form of groupthink or censorship, watch out. I’ve seen many different professional cultures version of collaboration—and have left some feeling as if I were in a governmental public input meeting where very little. Innovation collaboration criticism culture goals progression

Driving Collaboration to Sustainable Innovation

Speaker: Wayne Kurtzman, Research Director, Social and Collaboration, IDC

Join Wayne Kurtzman, Research Director from IDC, as he reveals key insights from his recent research on the importance of collaboration, and discover how you can drive sustainable results through teamwork within your organization.

Why innovation leaders should invest in collaboration in 2019


The post Why innovation leaders should invest in collaboration in 2019 appeared first on Exago. Leadership is undoubtedly a critical piece of the business innovation puzzle. 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. But being a great leader isn’t enough if you hope to succeed in the coming year.

Society 2045’s Atmosphere of Collaborative Co-creation

Tullio Siragusa

Society 2045’s Atmosphere of Collaborative Co-creation. To experience better relationships, it is crucial to create an atmosphere where collaboration and co-creation are possible. Integrated cultures bring about more collaboration and innovation.”.

The Four Main Types of Collaboration

HYPE Innovation

“In the same way you can never go backward to a slower computer, you can never go backward to a lessened state of connectedness” Douglas Coupland - Canadian novelist and artist, author of “Generation X”. Healthcare, education, entertainment, spending habits, thinking patterns … The Information Age has revolutionized all of the them. Fortunately, the process of partnering for innovation has not remained immune to technological progress either.

Delivering Rapid Innovation and Efficient Collaboration with Xtrac

Planview Blog

That kind of work environment requires a collaborative and easy-to-use project management and execution platform, but that’s unfortunately not what Xtrac worked with. Even remotely, Planview AdaptiveWork enables them to collaborate and move projects forward no matter where they are.

The New Tech Experience: Innovation, Optimization, and Collaboration

Speaker: Paul Weald, Contact Center Innovator

Learn how to streamline productivity and efficiency no matter what industry you're in with machine learning and artificial intelligence in this exclusive webinar with expert innovator Paul Weald. Embrace automation, collaborate with new technology, and watch how you can thrive!