Disruptive Energy.

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While working as a journalist on World Coal magazine in the 1990s I was interviewing the president of a very large Canadian coal company who told me that in 10 years they would not be mining coal. So if you’re a small innovator busting to make meaningful contact with the big power companies, drop us a line. And if you’re a big company working hard to innovate and struggling for impact, get in touch.

Top 10 Innovation Links for the Week of 1.15.16

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Welcome to Spigit’s weekly roundup of innovation links, where we feature a carefully curated selection of our favorite content on innovation, crowdsourcing, and more from around the web. Ready, Set, Innovate. The Art of Innovation: Dimis Michaelides at TEDxGramercy.

Disruption the Innovators Dilemma

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Clayton Christensen was talking about disruption in 1997 in his book Innovators Dilemma. Newspapers, Magazines, Postal carriers, Music Stores, Book Retailers, Telecommunication Companies have all been significantly disrupted and they are reminded of it every day they walk into their once palatial offices, wondering, “what the hell happened”? These once powerful institutions, like the aforementioned, are just opening up to the reality of disruption.

Schindler Announces Successful Nationwide Deployment of Qmarkets Idea Management Platform

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Schindler has partnered with idea and innovation management software company Qmarkets to leverage the collective intelligence of their German workforce. BERLIN, June 7th, 2018 – Schindler, a leading global manufacturer of escalators, elevators, and moving walkways, has invited 4,000 employees from across Germany to participate in a collaborative idea and innovation management process using Qmarkets’ award winning collective intelligence software.