Collaborative Innovation and the Digital Vortex

Planview Spigit

” The practice of collaborative innovation—leveraging the wisdom of the crowds in the Digital Age to solve our toughest business challenges—can serve as a way forward for organizations in a time of accelerating change. Two Spigit clients, around the time the “Digital Vortex” report came out, published how they proactively navigate digital disruption through their own takes on the practice of collaborative innovation: Unilever and Amway. Collaborative Innovation at Work.

This is How Crowdsourcing Innovation Works (6 Steps)

Planview Spigit

Confused by crowdsourcing? In a nutshell of 6 easy steps, this is how crowdsourcing innovation works. Chances are, once suggestions start pouring in, it’ll be hard to stop people from collaborating, commenting, tweaking, and continuing to submit new or modified solutions. To find the best idea, you need to have a lot of ideas, and crowdsourcing gives you that opportunity. Spigit crowdsourcing software does all the hard work for you. Schedule a demo today.

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From Consumer to Collaborator: A Look at Open Innovation

IdeaScale

Because it invests customers in product development, it can also be useful from a marketing perspective or if you want to use crowdsourcing, but don’t want to deal with the downsides of the entire internet having a vote on your product. To learn about how open innovation platforms work, request a demo today! The post From Consumer to Collaborator: A Look at Open Innovation appeared first on IdeaScale. Connect with your most important customers.

5 top tips for choosing an online crowdsourcing platform

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Doncaster Talks crowdsourcing community (Dub platform example). Imagine how you’d like your project to proceed before that demo meeting and ask if your plan is possible with the platform you are looking at. 100%Open collaboration creative economy crowdsourcing idea platforms innovation innovation strategy knowledge transfer networks open innovation research crowd Crowdsourcing facilitation online communities platform

How to Build the Ultimate Crowdsourcing Platform: Qmarkets’ New VP of Product Discusses Creativity and Innovation Management

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We sat down with her to discuss her experience at Qmarkets, creativity and innovation management, as well as her vision for the future of the crowdsourcing platform. Working with the rest of the team, we aimed to develop the best approach to address these comprehensively within the new crowdsourcing platform. QM: How does the switch to Qmarkets 10 affect users who are still using Qmarkets’ older crowdsourcing platform?

What You Need to Know About Insourcing

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Schedule a demo today. Innovation business innovation collaborative innovation company crowdsourcing crowd innovation crowdsourced innovation enterprise innovation insourcing insourcing definition insourcing vs outsourcing outsourcing Spigit spigit insourcing what is insourcingCompany leaders do a lot of different things to operate lean; it’s the one business goal that never disappears from the agenda.

Product Innovation the Easy Way: 3 Real World Examples

IdeaScale

Its software is used to create safe, personal, and secure online workspaces for companies to send files, collaborate on projects, and otherwise get things done remotely or on the road with a minimum of fuss. Citrix decided to use its own collaborative nature to tackle one of its biggest challenges, namely, doing things even better. Collaboration is a powerful tool. To learn more about crowdsourcing and open innovation, request a demo !

FeaturedCustomers Report Names IdeaScale a Market Leader

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It includes features such as: The ability to customize organizational needs Tools to promote collaboration with others The ability to seamlessly integrate business processes. This occurs either within the company or through the use of crowdsourcing and presents more opportunities for bringing people together. Through various activities, knowledge sharing and collaboration occur. The internet places collaboration in the forefront of how companies do business.

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How we cultivate sustainability and help our customers do the same

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We know that by crowdsourcing ideas within a business’ ecosystem and engaging different minds, internal and external to an organisation, it can bring about great change. Get involved in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainability and crowdsource new ideas to help the world achieve our Global Sustainable Development Goals. Blog business innovation collaborative idea management culture of innovation sustainability sustainable development sustainable development goals

Game Changers: How Citizen Science and Gamification Are Transforming the Business World

Qmarkets

Today, this audacity is reflected in the rising influence of citizen driven innovation and science – that is, the collaboration of volunteer non-scientists with professional scientists in collecting data and analyzing it to resolve real-world issues. Crowdsourcing company HeroX provides a platform for citizen driven innovation and science projects in conjunction with the Nasa Tournaments Lab. Our Blog Open Innovation Crowdsourcing

Innovation Management: Importance, Ideas, and Examples

Acuvate

Capturing innovative ideas from employees at various levels, building an active and collaborative workforce, recognizing employees effort and communicating effectively with all stakeholders are the vital building blocks of innovation management. However, crowdsourcing innovation from employees can harness your organization’s creative ability besides your business growth. Schedule a demo now.

How Innovation Management Contributes to The Success of Digital Transformation

Acuvate

Among other domains which are taking their best bite in the digital transformation are tools and applications in the field service sector, predictive maintenance, and crowdsourcing. Innovation practices can enable organizations to build a more advanced, unique and sustainable collaborative culture fostering digital transformation. Crowdsourcing works phenomenally with innovation management software in place. Schedule a demo now.

The 8 great talks from 8 years of Union

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Patrick presented a live demo of the brilliantly designed and executed Chirp app which uses sound to transfer data and has been used in a diverse a setting as London Fashion Week and The Royal Albert Hall. Date: Sept 2014 – Theme: Currency of Collaboration – Host: National Theatre. The Union Network is almost 8 years old. Over that time, we’ve hosted over 30 events, 250+ amazing speakers, and attracted over 3000+ attendees.

Top 10 Features To Look in Any Idea Management Software

Acuvate

Using an idea management software to capture the idea pool emerging out of your organization is a key solution to ensure all your ideas are captured, identified, collaborated and evaluated. Crowdsourcing capabilities. Crowdsourcing is a collaborative feature which helps you to easily tap into the intelligence coupled with the expertise of your employees. Commenting, liking, upvoting ideas are some popular crowdsourcing features that an organization has to look for.

Essential Steps Toward Open Innovation Success

eZassi

The goal of open innovation is to allow organizations to collaborate with external resources to advance their technologies. Crowdsourcing. You need a strong cyber scouting tool that challenges and engage your target collaborators as well as filters ideas to assure the best concepts are captured. This system should also provide intellectual property protection for both the organizations and the external collaborators. Collaborator Interaction.

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. Contact us today to learn more or request a demo.

Can an Open Innovation Challenge Methodology Help Solve the Refugee Crisis?

Qmarkets

It’s time to realize the power an open innovation challenge methodology - specifically one that involves crowdsourcing - can have when it comes to affecting real change. On both fronts, crowdsourcing--tapping on the collective wisdom of people in Europe and the rest of the world--can become a valuable source of ideas and solutions. Two forms of crowdsourcing approaches seem particularly relevant in this context. You can also click here to organise a free demo.

Finally – An Idea Platform That Isn’t Terrible

Your Ideas are Terrible

Curious about their effectiveness, we studied dozens of attempts to launch idea crowdsourcing platforms and uncovered many reasons why a majority of idea platforms fail to produce expected results. Given our history with “idea platforms” we were pessimistic at first, but changed our minds after meeting Carter Wigell, Ideator’s CEO, and getting a demo. Using Ideator, teams work collaboratively and alongside our lean startup coaches as they validate and refine concepts.

Hackathons simplified

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It offers considerable learning potential and teaches effective collaboration. Accelerate innovation by bringing all the business stakeholders on a single platform to ideate, collaborate, build, and implement solutions to real-world challenges. Benefits – Collaborative innovation — Internal hackathons help foster collaboration across geographies. Hackathons to foster collaboration and boost employee engagement.

Wazoku Announces Autumn 2018 Product Release

Wazoku

One of the best parts of this Autumn 2018 release, as always, was the pure collaboration between our customers and the team. Automatically surfacing content ensures contributors find unexpected Ideas and can collaborate and review multiple similar Ideas, which can them be combined to create a unified solution. As Ideas progress through the innovation process, organisations look to crowdsource time, budget or other representations of commitment or support for an Idea.

How to Create and Scale an Employee-Centric Company Culture to Increase Profitability

Qmarkets

An internal crowdsourcing and idea management platform can offer many ways to digitally engage employees and build bridges. Here are just a handful of ways HR departments can achieve increased engagement via a great crowdsourcing platform. Easy access – engagement numbers will go up if employees don’t have to jump through hoops to get to the crowdsourcing platform. To see a demo, please click here The Pandemic of Engagement.

Ideating at Enexis – Driving Operational Innovation in Dutch Energy Sector

Qmarkets

But we saw that people tend to get very protective over their ideas and kept their ideas to themselves, which also resulted in less collaboration.

Ideating at Enexis – Driving Operational Innovation in Dutch Energy Sector

Qmarkets

But we saw that people tend to get very protective over their ideas and kept their ideas to themselves, which also resulted in less collaboration.

Enexis Interview: Navigating Operational Innovation in an Environment Ripe for Innovation Stagnation

Qmarkets

But we saw that people tend to get very protective over their ideas and kept their ideas to themselves, which also resulted in less collaboration.

The Winning Formula – The Advantages of Combining Higher Education and Innovation Management

Qmarkets

The change has also been manifested in business, where many companies are now using innovation software to collaborate, innovate, and improve processes. This type of platform allows organisations to crowdsource ideas from any audience which they invite to the system. There are so many different ways to utilise this software, and so many different advantages, but in summary, it facilitates communication and collaboration on a scale and in a format that is unprecedented.

Aiming High: Qmarkets’ Innovation in R&D Journey Towards Improved Idea Management Solutions

Qmarkets

This shared philosophy is especially evident when you look at what we have achieved in two key areas of collective intelligence software: collaboration and participant engagement: Laying the Foundation. As you can see, there is a clear cross-over between collaboration and engagement, as they both fuel each other, and if you get them both right you are half-way there to achieving success with your project. Click here to schedule a free demo of Qmarkets software

Titans of Transformation: 5 Outstanding Examples of Innovation in Business

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In order to power their transformational strategy, and generate new ideas for tobacco-free products, PMI has harnessed the power of crowdsourcing. In 2014, the industry giant used Qmarkets innovation software to launch the ‘ InGenius ’ global innovation accelerator – designed to enable Nestlé employees to collaborate and provide solutions for business challenges, without being hindered by geographical or language barriers. Ford: Accelerating Innovation with Crowdsourcing.

Qmarkets to Power Industrial Innovation at Leading Machinery and Components Organization

Qmarkets

The need to establish seamless accessibility, as well as simplify the process of communication and collaboration, also informed SCM Group’s decision to choose Qmarkets. As an established leader on the idea and innovation management landscape, Qmarkets has developed a reputation over the last 10 years for delivering the most comprehensive crowdsourcing software solutions in the world.

How to Overcome Employee Engagement Barriers With a Continuous Improvement Program

Qmarkets

As we shall see, Project WOW offers a means to leverage employee engagement and collaboration for your continuous improvement program. Conducted in a fast-paced, energetic environment, this highly collaborative process promotes accountability, because people invest more in initiatives that germinate from their ideas. Within 90 days, this highly collaborative process led to dramatic results beyond what we could have imagined.

Expert Q&A: Michael Stilger on Performance Excellence and the Continuous Improvement Process

Qmarkets

Also, it’s important to embrace crowdsourcing and realize that all employees can contribute to the continuous improvement process, not just top management or the R&D department. What roles do collaboration and crowdsourcing play in the idea management process, and how can they boost performance excellence?

5 Corporate Innovation Trends of 2019 Set to Disrupt the Business Landscape in 2020

Qmarkets

Well, with 5G technology set to ramp up in 2020, this brave new world could soon be a reality – presenting limitless innovation and collaboration opportunities for companies worldwide. This is because a person with high EQ will, theoretically, be able to better facilitate collaboration within teams, gain customer feedback more effectively, and formulate more human-centred solutions to challenges. This trend reflects why idea crowdsourcing platforms are growing in popularity.

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

Qmarkets

In order to power their transformational strategy, and generate new ideas for tobacco-free products, PMI has harnessed the power of crowdsourcing. In 2014, the industry giant used Qmarkets innovation software to launch the ‘ InGenius ’ global innovation accelerator – designed to enable Nestlé employees to collaborate and provide solutions for business challenges, without being hindered by geographical or language barriers. Ford: Accelerating Innovation with Crowdsourcing.

Qmarkets to Power Industrial Innovation at Leading Machinery and Components Organization

Qmarkets

The need to establish seamless accessibility, as well as simplify the process of communication and collaboration, also informed SCM Group’s decision to choose Qmarkets. As an established leader on the idea and innovation management landscape, Qmarkets has developed a reputation over the last 10 years for delivering the most comprehensive crowdsourcing software solutions in the world.

How to Turn your Employee Engagement Problem into a Continuous Improvement Solution

Qmarkets

Conducted in a fast-paced, energetic environment, this highly collaborative process promotes accountability, because people invest more in initiatives that germinate from their ideas. As a growth company looking to stay ahead of the competition, TSYS was looking for a solution to improve internal collaboration, communication, and innovation across their organization. Within 90 days, this highly collaborative process led to dramatic results beyond what we could have imagined.

Hackathons simplified

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It offers considerable learning potential and teaches effective collaboration. Accelerate innovation by bringing all the business stakeholders on a single platform to ideate, collaborate, build, and implement solutions to real-world challenges. Benefits – Collaborative innovation — Internal hackathons help foster collaboration across geographies. Hackathons to foster collaboration and boost employee engagement.

How One of the World’s Largest Wineries are Fermenting Groundbreaking New Ideas with Qmarkets

Qmarkets

The wine trade has been around for thousands of years, so it’s not easy to harmonize a culture of change…” QM: There are plenty of robust idea management software vendors out there offering ways to crowdsource internal innovation? So we’re making our departments less siloed, and getting them to collaborate more. In 2017, an Innovation Strategy Manager at a major vineyard was tasked with finding an efficient system for streamlining ideation.