2021 Crowdsourced Innovation Report

IdeaScale

To learn more about where the next year will take us, request a demo ! Overview: Ideascale’s 2021 Innovation Report finds that 2020 made innovation strategy essential.

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Webinar: Plan Your Organization’s Crowdsourcing Initiative

IdeaScale

Crowdsourcing is an effective way to kick off innovation efforts. Crowdsourcing initiatives increase innovation performance within an organization. Research shows 86% of companies who take part in crowdsourcing activities consider engagement an important part of company success.

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Crowdsourcing: Diversity and Inclusion in Innovation

IdeaScale

IdeaScale customers know that crowdsourcing provides a unique and powerful capability for a) promoting an overall culture of DEIA within organizations, and b) developing agency strategic plans to promote DEIA. Crowdsourcing to Promote DEIA.

What Are Some Examples of Crowdsourcing Innovation?

IdeaScale

There’s no better demonstration of the power of crowdsourcing than proof of it in action. Here are four examples of crowdsourcing in action improving everything from financial services to government communications. The solution used crowdsourcing in two unique ways.

Crowdsourcing During a Pandemic and Different Innovation Roles

IdeaScale

To learn more, request a demo. Overview: In 2017, Davidson College redesigned its innovation program for more transparency, engagement, and democracy. The process was designed to bring in and launch as many ideas as possible, built on the IdeaScale platform.

Is Your Company Cut Out for Crowdsourcing? Take This Quiz

Planview Spigit

When it comes to gathering innovative ideas, one of the biggest mistakes companies make is to confuse strategic crowdsourcing with something like a virtual suggestion box. Is your company ready to do crowdsourcing the right way? The Crowdsourcing Readiness Quiz. Ready to put your company to the test with our Spigit crowdsourcing software? Schedule a demo today. The post Is Your Company Cut Out for Crowdsourcing?

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. It was always obvious to leaders at Polaris that there were untapped opportunities to crowdsource groundbreaking ideas from employees across the company. Making the Case for Spigit—Crowdsourcing breakthrough innovation at Polaris. Transparent crowdsourcing. Crowdsourcing Customer Experience

Who Exactly are the Crowd Workers?

IdeaScale

Crowdsourcing allows organizations to find and work with self-selected volunteers to accomplish tasks, gather information, or gain new ideas. Critics often assume that employed professionals don’t have time to participate in crowdsourcing projects.

5 top tips for choosing an online crowdsourcing platform

100%Open

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

Should Your Research Include Surveys or a Crowdsourcing Component? Check Out Our Infographic!

IdeaScale

Our infographic explores when you should collect data with surveys versus developing ideas with crowdsourcing. Using Surveys With Crowdsourcing. It can be paired with crowdsourcing to drive customers to an innovation platform to expand on their ideas.

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

Qmarkets

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. QM: How does the switch to Qmarkets 10 affect users who are still using Qmarkets’ older crowdsourcing platform?

Gartner: Innovation Management Software Nearing Mainstream Adoption

Planview Spigit

Product differentiators to look for include game mechanics, crowdsourcing capabilities, and mobile access. Still, without a clear innovation process and the right platform to support it, it’s going to be pretty difficult to crowdsource really good ideas from a large group of people, or track who’s coming up with them. Make innovation management a key part of your program now with Spigit crowdsourcing software. Schedule a demo today.

Emerging Trends Impacting the Financial Sector in 2019

IdeaScale

Crowdsourcing And Open Innovation. As a result, crowdsourcing ideas and approaches faced slow going in this sector as institutions have worked out the boundaries between what customers can weigh in on and what needs to be tucked away in the vault. But those borders are becoming increasingly clear, so expect to see crowdsourcing on consumer-facing matters such as charitable giving, branch features, and other areas where customer opinion truly matters.

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Product Innovation the Easy Way: 3 Real World Examples

IdeaScale

To learn more about crowdsourcing and open innovation, request a demo ! Best Practice crowdsourcing product innovationMany voices can lead to brilliant places. Innovation is often presented as a mighty struggle between a lone inventor and a seemingly intractable problem. While this does occasionally happen, more often than not any great innovation is the result of people drawing from those around them for ideas and inspiration.

Collaborative Innovation and the Digital Vortex

Planview Spigit

Our Spigit crowdsourcing software supports the virtual component. Schedule a demo of Spigit today. Innovation business collaboration business innovation Collaboration collaborative innovation crowd innovation crowdsourced innovation crowdsourcing digital vortex enterprise innovation innovation management SpigitThis June, the Global Center for Digital Business Transformation published a report, Digital Vortex: How Digital Disruption Is Redefining Industries.

What You Need to Know About Insourcing

Planview Spigit

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.

Assess Your Innovation Program

Planview Spigit

Insights from the 2018 State of Crowdsourced Innovation Report reveal how the world’s largest brands use the power of the crowd to solve critical business problems and surface opportunities for growth. The tool allows you to assess your innovation program, the maturity of your innovation program, and provides quick tips to increase program impact quickly and get more out of your crowdsourcing and program efforts. Crowdsourcing Employee Engagement Innovation

Elevate the Customer Experience with Idea Management Software

IdeaScale

The IdeaScale software is primarily used to crowdsource ideas. The CEO suggested crowdsourcing as a way to promote employee engagement. Again, crowdsourcing was used to ask college students what products they would find useful when staying in dorms.

Idea Spotlight: New features!

Wazoku

View our on-demand product demo today! Blog crowdsourcing idea management idea spotlight product releaseAt Wazoku we constantly strive to build and improve our platform, Idea Spotlight, to be even better and to serve every single need of our most valuable assets; our customers. We’ve had great feedback and have moved forward with quite a few great, new trends. Here’s a look at what’s new and improved: Smart groups.

FeaturedCustomers Report Names IdeaScale a Market Leader

IdeaScale

This occurs either within the company or through the use of crowdsourcing and presents more opportunities for bringing people together. Join our newsletter to learn more about idea management software, and request a demo today.

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

Qmarkets

Crowdsourcing company HeroX provides a platform for citizen driven innovation and science projects in conjunction with the Nasa Tournaments Lab. Citizen science and crowdsourcing are being increasingly recognized as invaluable tools for solving large-scale problems that transcend borders.

Origin Story: How IdeaScale Grew from a Simple Idea to a Leading Idea Management Company

IdeaScale

Hoehn wanted companies and government organizations to be able to gather, transform, and prioritize ideas through crowdsourcing. Request a demo to see it in action. Want a place to share ideas that will help you achieve global innovation?

How Government Innovation Promises to Help Communities Fight Wildfires

IdeaScale

And other models are crowdsourcing reports from both official apps and social media sources to draw attention to areas of concern. To see how you can build a strong stakeholder-focused innovation process, request a demo.

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How the GSAs 10X Program Advances Government Innovation

IdeaScale

Overview : Founded in 2017 off of a popular crowdsourcing initiative, the Government Services Administration (GSA)’s 10X program internally crowdsources ideas to design new approaches and launch new programs. To learn more, request a demo.

The 8 great talks from 8 years of Union

100%Open

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. 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. Here are 8 of the best speakers and ideas presented from the last 8 years of the Union Network which are all making a dent in the universe.

Idea Estimation and the Reporting Dashboard

IdeaScale

For those of you who have been utilizing crowdsourcing for awhile, you’ll be more than familiar with the story of the “Parable of the Ox.” Sign up for a demo of how to report on monetary outcomes when it comes to your ideas. .

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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! Connect with your most important customers. Listening to your customer is part of any business, now even more so than ever.

What’s an Intrapreneur?

IdeaScale

Internal Crowdsourcing: A Prime Example of Intrapreneurs in Action. You don’t have to do that, but you can still take advantage of the benefits of intrapreneurship through internal crowdsourcing. Companies that are successful with internal crowdsourcing are ones that first, promote intrapreneurship and second, have a defined process for collecting, evaluating, and promoting great ideas.

5 Lessons From Running 200 Remote Hackathons

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Lesson 2: Hackathons still rule as branding, engagement, crowdsourcing, and upskilling tools . Hackathons are also great for crowdsourcing ideas and offer cost-effective ways of community networking for the organizers. . Hackathons > Lessons from running 200 remote hackathons.

Co-creation with clients: a ticket to the Tourism of the future

ideas4allinnovation

Listening to the client’s voice allows many actors in the sector to reduce uncertainty in their relationship with consumers, and improve their product offering through co-creation [find out how: request a demo of our software and gather ideas from your clients]. Request a demo of our software and find out how to listen and co-create with your clients in your own community.

Co-creation with clients: a ticket to the Tourism of the future

ideas4allinnovation

Listening to the client’s voice allows many actors in the sector to reduce uncertainty in their relationship with consumers, and improve their product offering through co-creation [find out how: request a demo of our software and gather ideas from your clients]. Request a demo of our software and find out how to listen and co-create with your clients in your own community.

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.

Co-create with clients to offer them what they seek

ideas4allinnovation

Apart from receiving ideas through crowdsourcing, this listening channel allows them to ask community users about strategic issues, through competitions and challenges. Schedule a demo. Place clients at the center of innovation and listen to their opinions to offer the best service or product.

Essential Steps Toward Open Innovation Success

eZassi

Crowdsourcing. Request a demo to experience the power of eZassi. The goal of open innovation is to allow organizations to collaborate with external resources to advance their technologies. Through OI, companies can efficiently address product or system needs and increase responsiveness to marketplace demands. Successful utilization of OI includes four essential steps and the right tool to manage them. The first step is connecting with external resources to gather and evaluate ideas.

Ezassi to Attend FEI Boston 2018: What to Expect

eZassi

To provide value, Ezassi will be demoing our latest platform release – including our technology landscaping. Innovation can also mean a spectrum of things – from internal Challenges to IP Mitigation, Crowdsourcing, and even Startup Acquisitions. We’ve built solutions, like our crowdsourcing ideation platform that has an impact on our client’s bottom line almost instantly using incremental process improvements with direct innovation.

How we cultivate sustainability and help our customers do the same

Wazoku

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. At Wazoku the tools and processes we recommend to our customers when generating ideas or solving business challenges are the same we adopt internally.

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.

5 Signs You Need an Idea Management Solution

IdeaScale

A crowdsourced idea management solution gives you multiple ways to prove the value of an idea: its popularity, its value or costs, its market validation, and more. To see how idea management works in action, sign up for a demo of our software. . Not everyone knows the opportunities associated with idea management software , so sometimes it’s hard to make a case to adopt it at your company.

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. Back in 2012, we noticed a lot of corporations were deploying idea platforms.

Choose Your Own Innovation Adventure Infographic

IdeaScale

Crowdsourcing: When you reach out to everyone for ideas. To learn more about launching an innovation program, request a demo !

Unlocking Potential with an Innovation Pilot – 6 Reasons for SMEs to use Idea Management Tools

Qmarkets

Start is a best-practice turnkey solution that gives SMEs the ability to launch an innovation pilot, where various crowdsourcing initiatives and idea management practices can be experimented with.

Co-create with clients to offer them what they seek

ideas4allinnovation

Apart from receiving ideas through crowdsourcing, this listening channel allows them to ask community users about strategic issues, through competitions and challenges. Schedule a demo. Place clients at the center of innovation and listen to their opinions to offer the best service or product.

Wazoku Announces Autumn 2018 Product Release

Wazoku

As Ideas progress through the innovation process, organisations look to crowdsource time, budget or other representations of commitment or support for an Idea. Contact us for more information or to see a demo of the platform. London, United Kingdom – 18 October 2018 – Wazoku, a leading idea management platform, announced its Autumn 2018 product release, focused on driving engagement across the platform.