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Open Innovation vs Crowdsourcing vs Co-creation

Wazoku

Various principles and concepts are used for managing research and innovation. You are probably familiar with these buzzwords: crowdsourcing, open innovation and a more recent one, co-creation. Through open innovation decision making is becoming a truly democratic process.

The End of Open Innovation?

100%Open

It’s clear that company innovation techniques are changing fast but how do we open innovation specialists react? If open is the’ new normal’ is our mission complete? Does this mean we at 100%Open are out of a job if everyone is practicing open innovation already?

So Are You Thinking Crowdsourcing?

Paul Hobcraft

Crowdsourcing does have a real potential in my mind but does seem to have some formidable issues to work through, to be well understood and managed. Continuing with my exploring crowdsourcing. Will crowdsourcing provide predictable outcomes? this source: [link].

So Are You Thinking Crowdsourcing?

Paul Hobcraft

Crowdsourcing does have a real potential in my mind but does seem to have some formidable issues to work through, to be well understood and managed. Continuing with my exploring crowdsourcing. Will crowdsourcing provide predictable outcomes? this source: [link].

3 Open Innovation Reports You Need to Read Right Now

Planview Spigit

In the open innovation space, one regularly leads to the other. The New Rules of the Collaborative Economy. Never before has it been easier (or more important) for leading brands to take advantage of the collaborative economy.

Report 101

Evaluating Crowdsourcing – offering a bright future?

Paul Hobcraft

Crowdsourcing has been growing in interest for some time to change our thinking in innovation discovery. All in all, if applied carefully it can provide you with a leading edge of innovation knowledge and insight. Crowdsourcing must be a powerful concept then?

Evaluating Crowdsourcing – offering a bright future?

Paul Hobcraft

Crowdsourcing has been growing in interest for some time to change our thinking in innovation discovery. All in all, if applied carefully it can provide you a leading edge of innovation knowledge and insight. Crowdsourcing must be a powerful concept then?

Idea Challenges – You Get What You Give

Innovation Excellence

collaboration Competitions Creativity Innovation Crowdsourcing Idea Challenge Open InnovationIn contradiction to what many people think, Idea Challenges are not about getting, they are about giving. Your employees will not automatically start sharing great, useful and relevant ideas to your organisational needs. As an organisation, you must give a lot before you get anything at all. And I do not mean prizes or money.

What is Crowdsourcing for Innovation?

eZassi

What is Crowdsourcing for Innovation? Crowdsourcing and co-creation is an essential arm of conducting smart business. How to channel your internal and external crowd for innovation, ideation and collaboration. What is the Goal of Crowdsourcing Innovation?

Crowdsourcing with the Competition: Rewarding Venture or Precarious Proposition?

Qmarkets

Why your company needs to think about crowdsourcing with the competition…. Understandably, the increase in competition and market saturation is seen by those who experience it as a direct threat to their organizational legitimacy. Cracking the Collaboration Code.

Crowdsourcing and User Innovation Conference 2014

Open Innovation

The 2014 "Open and User Innovation Conference" is over and Academy is about to begin. By many measures, today OUI is the world’s best innovation conference. days) is ideal for meeting and getting to know innovation scholars.

Standardization as an open innovation activity

Open Innovation

An important but understudied form of open innovation is the network form (network as defined by Powell 1990). The theme for EURAS 2016 is ‘Co-opetition and Open Innovation’, and so I was invited to deliver the keynote address. The slides for my talk (entitled “How standards research can inform open innovation”) are online at SlideShare. Failed OI Network Strategies Often the research in managing innovation networks (platforms etc.)

The Growing Value in that Crowd- Encourage it Out.

Paul Hobcraft

This is the third post on crowdsourcing that might offer some general background statements. Crowdsourcing can be powerful if harnessed well. Crowdsourcing does offer increasing value as a contributor into our innovation management system.

The Growing Value in that Crowd- Encourage it Out.

Paul Hobcraft

This is the third post on crowdsourcing that might offer some general background statements. Crowdsourcing can be powerful if harnessed well. Crowdsourcing does offer increasing value as a contributor into our innovation management system.

Why is collaboration vital for innovation?

hackerearth

A couple of years ago, there was an article in Forbes which said, “innovation is often produced over time with a lot of collective sweat equity by many people.” It is hard to put it any better—but there is rarely innovation that hasn’t its origins in collaboration. Crowdsourcing.

Top 10 Posts from the 100%Open Blog.

100%Open

We have published almost 500 blog posts on the 100%Open blog over the last decade. How to Measure Open Innovation Value – The very first 100%Open blog post when we launched 100%Open 8.5 years ago by David making the case that with open innovation, different things matter to different partners so need to be understood and measured separately.

Shell Gamechanger – A Supertanker of Innovation

Destination Innovation

Its mission was to deliver innovative options that have the potential to drastically impact the energy future. Since it started it has received over 10,000 ideas and helped over 1700 innovators around the world. The Shell Gamechanger initiative was launched in 1996.

Red Cross Case Wins MRS Award

100%Open

I’m delighted to announce that 100%Open won the MRS 2016 Insight Management award with their Swiss partners Catalyx. It’s great for a crowdsourcing case like RED Innovation to be recognised by the market research industry and this points to the growing use of online platforms for generating insights as well as ideas. It was also gratifying to win against some stiff competition from larger companies like Camelot, British Gas and Heathrow Airport.

The chance to think differently about Ecosystems for Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

Thinking about ecosystems certainly allows us to go out of our normal scope of invention, innovation and being creative. It allows you to search and build on others specialization that “greater” innovation. Measuring innovation in ecosystems has real differences.

Are the crowd to be trusted?

100%Open

On March 17th, under the guidance of creative agency BlueStag, they launched a crowdsourcing competition using the hashtag #NameOurShip. Within hours the public had voted for it in their droves, leading to the competition website to crash under the weight of traffic. The ‘ Boaty saga’ inevitably poses some important questions about crowdsourcing, none more so than if you were going to ignore the will of the people, why ask them in the first place? Openness.

Be the Architect: Designing an Integrated Innovation System

IdeaScale

In a turbulent marketplace, when complexity can add even more confusion, it is important to have a simple and straightforward innovation system. The Value of an Integrated Innovation System . Innovation Processes . What is your competitive Advantage over alternatives?

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Be the Architect: Designing an Integrated Innovation System

IdeaScale

In a turbulent marketplace, when complexity can add even more confusion, it is important to have a simple and straightforward innovation system. The Value of an Integrated Innovation System . Innovation Processes . What is your competitive Advantage over alternatives?

System 207

How Credit Unions Innovate With Innovation Software

eZassi

Innovation is a requirement in today’s business world and credit unions are no exception. Ultimately, even the smallest innovations can help improve the member experience and provide an invaluable ROI in an environment where credit unions are competing for members.

Innovation is Change

Planview Spigit

Can you think of a single innovation that didn’t change something? Innovation is change, or at least, innovation requires change. For companies looking to build a sustainable innovation capability this is an important first step. Defining Innovation.

How Ezassi Could Outperform Your Current Innovation Platform

eZassi

Crowdsourcing innovation is becoming a standard operating procedure in many industries because it shortens R&D time, reduces costs, improves market responsiveness, and creates a collaboration network, all of which supports the development of cutting-edge products and services.

What Are Innovation Solutions?

eZassi

Innovation Solutions. What Are Innovation Solutions? While we tend to think of innovation in terms of new technology, solutions can also come in the form of new types of services that offer improvements on old ways of doing things, meet previously unidentified needs or fill gaps in the market. More often, innovation solutions use technology to support and dispatch new services so that the best solutions tend to be a combination of technology and services.

Wazoku Featured In The Open Assembly Quarterly

Wazoku

Wazoku was featured in Open Assembly ‘s quarterly report, The State of Crowdsourcing. Get the report to learn: What is crowdsourcing and why use it in your organisation? How to begin or improve your crowdsourcing programme.

Innovation Management: Importance, Ideas, and Examples

Acuvate

In less than a decade, innovation management got recognized as one of the most powerful strategies an organization can use to streamline internal processes and boost their business productivity. What is innovation management? Importance of innovation management.

How we cultivate sustainability and help our customers do the same

Wazoku

We use Balbu to run internal competitions, test and develop product features and improve operational and business processes to name a few. These actions contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals, a culture of innovation and build EveryDay innovators within our organisation.

Coming Clean: How cleantech clusters benefit from idea management

Ideanote

The idea was that creating a sustainable world just wasn't competitive. The idea was that creating a sustainable world just wasn't competitive. Enter innovation hubs, incubators, and clusters. Overall, it fosters collaboration amongst the hub stakeholders.

How Innovation Management Contributes to The Success of Digital Transformation

Acuvate

Adopting digital transformation is the only way to stay ahead of the competition in today’s digital era. Innovation management is one of the crucial contributors to digital transformation, along with a few other factors. Understanding innovation management.

Exploring frameworks and methods you need to know as an Innovator

Paul Hobcraft

Recently, well actually, over the past twelve or eighteen months, I was asked to explore and explain different frameworks that the innovator might need to know or at least have an opinion upon. Valuing an integrated framework- introducing the Executive Innovation Work Mat.

Innovators – are you thinking about Ecosystems?

Paul Hobcraft

It opens up a host of possibilities, that can add significantly towards a new service design, new capabilities and solving more complex problems. In opening up to managing within ecosystems you begin to see your ability to contribute and tackle societal problems within a collaborative system.

Some examples of co-creation that bring brand and consumer together

ideas4allinnovation

In 2014, McKinsey already claimed that almost 90% of managers agreed on the value of collaboration between brands and consumers [ download our ebook with methodology and good practice for co-creation with large audiences]. Fruit of this crowdsourcing, three new exotic flavors hit the stores.

The innovating power of ecosystems and platforms

Paul Hobcraft

Our whole understanding of innovation is changing; there are numerous shifts occurring. We need to find a new way of doing things differently around innovation and its management. Moving towards an even greater openness. So is ecosystem thinking part of your innovation make up?

The Pressing Need to Link Risk into an Innovation Strategy- part one

Paul Hobcraft

I want to bring together some thoughts on risk and innovation. This is the opening part and sets the scene. Risk assessment within our innovation activities need a different, far more distinct framing that reflects the nature of the unknowns we are working with, in my opinion.

Titans of Transformation: 5 Outstanding Examples of Innovation in Business (ALL ELEMENTS)

Qmarkets

Considering these sobering statistics, it’s little wonder that even the world’s largest companies are increasingly pursuing bold innovation strategies to withstand disruption, rather than resting on their laurels. So how are heavyweights like Amazon, Ford, and Samsung tackling innovation?

Titans of Transformation: 5 Outstanding Examples of Innovation in Business

Qmarkets

Considering these sobering statistics, it’s little wonder that even the world’s largest companies are increasingly pursuing bold innovation strategies to withstand disruption, rather than resting on their laurels. So how are heavyweights like Amazon, Ford, and Samsung tackling innovation?

Titans of Transformation: 5 Outstanding Examples of Innovation in Business

Qmarkets

Considering these sobering statistics, it’s little wonder that even the world’s largest companies are increasingly pursuing bold innovation strategies to withstand disruption, rather than resting on their laurels. So how are heavyweights like Amazon, Ford, and Samsung tackling innovation?

How to Overcome Employee Engagement Barriers With a Continuous Improvement Program

Qmarkets

In this Expert Spotlight piece, Sebastian Apelt – Managing Partner at A+B – shares how this innovative project has led to some remarkable results for all parties. Within 90 days, this highly collaborative process led to dramatic results beyond what we could have imagined.

5 Innovation Best Practices for Launching Your Idea Management System – Qmarkets’ Head of Customer Success Shares Her Insights

Qmarkets

Innovation Exploration – Unlocking Potential in Uncharted Territory. The great American oceanographer Edith Widder once said: “Exploration is the engine that drives innovation, and Innovation drives economic growth… So let’s all go exploring.” ?? Got innovation trepidation?

Everything you need to know about innovation management software

hackerearth

Although enterprise collaboration software market has been around for over 20 years, innovation management software is a specialized segment that helps companies guide and support their innovation process. What is innovation management software (IMS)?

How to Overcome Employee Engagement Barriers With a Continuous Improvement Program

Qmarkets

In this Expert Spotlight piece, Sebastian Apelt – Managing Partner at A+B – shares how this innovative project has led to some remarkable results for all parties. Within 90 days, this highly collaborative process led to dramatic results beyond what we could have imagined.