My New Project — Unpacking the Innovator’s Gift

Leanstack

I’m working on my most ambitious project yet. This is the essence of Continuous Innovation …And yes, there is a step-by-step framework for doing this…And exactly what this new project is all about codifying as a framework.

PPM software user experience and rising star awards

Bubblegroup

Bubble Innovator Earns Two 2018 Project Portfolio Management Software Awards. Experts from the software review site independently examine hundreds of solutions each year, and Bubble is very happy to have earned a place in their best Project Portfolio Management software category.

How Corporations Can Manage New Ventures and University Projects as Extensions of their Advanced Product Development

Corporate Innovation

And finally, a significant fraction of University lab work has now evolved from the traditional “publish or perish” model to one that is today closer to demonstration, design-oriented, and more applied than ever before. new ventures) and/or technical projects in universities.

How Corporations Can Manage New Ventures and University Projects as Extensions of their Advanced Product Development

Corporate Innovation

And finally, a significant fraction of University lab work has now evolved from the traditional “publish or perish” model to one that is today closer to demonstration, design-oriented, and more applied than ever before. new ventures) and/or technical projects in universities.

How Corporations Can Manage New Ventures and University Projects as Extensions of their Advanced Product Development

Corporate Innovation

And finally, a significant fraction of University lab work has now evolved from the traditional “publish or perish” model to one that is today closer to demonstration, design-oriented, and more applied than ever before. new ventures) and/or technical projects in universities.

6 Building Blocks for Innovation Department Success

IdeaScale

Allocating specific times for team members to work on ideas and projects promotes actual results. This may mean designating a specific project for team members to charge their time to while working with the team.

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From Consumer to Collaborator: A Look at Open Innovation

IdeaScale

Projects are kept secret, details are not shared outside the company or even certain departments, and secrecy is a requirement of working on the project. Open innovation isn’t for every project. To learn about how open innovation platforms work, request a demo today!

What’s an Intrapreneur?

IdeaScale

Teach skills necessary to carry out pilot projects and generally get great ideas on their feet. Many of them use platforms like IdeaScale that are designed specifically for that purpose.

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. The company set up a unique, flexible community designed to let anyone submit ideas.

Wazoku Announces Autumn 2019 Product Release

Wazoku

Wazoku, a leading idea management platform, announced its Autumn 2019 product release with features designed to surface the right ideas, with the most relevant information, to the right people at the right time. Contact us for more information or to see a demo of the platform.

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

Qmarkets

The ‘Globe at Night’ project – run by the National Optical Astronomy Observatory – recruited citizen scientists to help assess light pollution levels. The Zooniverse Worm Watch Lab project engages citizen scientists by adding a gamification component.

Hyping your Hackathon

Your Ideas are Terrible

Set a goal that reflects your budget and the number of projects you want to see produced. If you want to see 20 projects created, shoot for 60 participants. At 100 participants, you’ll get the diversity of perspective, skill and experience required to produce novel and quality projects.

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

Qmarkets

I realized suddenly not only how important it is to change your perspective for inspiration, but also that this concept must be ingrained within the fundamental design of Qmarkets’ platform. Click here to schedule a free demo of Qmarkets software

The AQX Series: Supporting the IP team’s Full Spend Lifecycle with Financial Management

Anaqua

I’ve also noticed that today’s typical accounts payable software doesn’t have the level of detail necessary for making projections and developing comprehensive reports needed to support the efficient management of an IP team’s full spend lifecycle. Schedule a demo

What You Need to Know About Insourcing

Planview Spigit

And for the past few decades, outsourcing has been the method of choice for getting things done without blowing the annual budget on a single project. Web design, creatives, manufacturing needs — almost anything can be outsourced. Schedule a demo today.

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

Qmarkets

Sivan Leshem joined Qmarkets in 2011 as a project manager, before going on to manage the product delivery department during a period which would see Qmarkets grow into a leader within the idea management market.

Corporate Innovation – How To Overcome Unique Challenges

Econic

Unrealistic expectations of first projects. What makes this even more dangerous is that the further away the first projects are from the core business, the more likely they are to fail. Instead, organizations need to look for quick wins in their first projects.

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Majority Rules: Idea Evaluation Criteria & Voting Methods for Efficient Innovation Management

Qmarkets

These are questions we at Qmarkets were forced to address when designing our platform. It doesn’t matter if you run Innovation Management or general Idea Management projects for process improvement or cost reduction purposes, or even if you practice Internal IM or external Crowdsourcing for customers' engagement.

Ezassi to Attend FEI Boston 2018: What to Expect

eZassi

The FEI Boston Innovation Conference is designed to help you master the art of serious innovation with elite leaders at the world’s most innovative and ambitious companies. To provide value, Ezassi will be demoing our latest platform release – including our technology landscaping.

Continuous Improvement: To employees and beyond!

Wazoku

A powerful example of this is our customer SSCL who undertook a significant business transformation project to embed continuous improvement throughout their organisation. Request a demo to find out how am idea management platform gives a voice and role to everyone in the innovation process.

5 top tips for choosing an online crowdsourcing platform

100%Open

We’ve used some of these to deliver projects for Ford , Swinton Insurance , Cystic Fibrosis Trust , and the International Committee of the Red Cross among others. What specific need are you aiming to address with your project? Answer that, and then investigate the ones that sound like they are a good fit for your project. 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.

What are innovation labs and how to set one up

hackerearth

An innovation lab is a space designed to foster collaboration over creative ideas and provide resources for individuals to work on turning these ideas into reality. Some companies offer their employees a portion of their workday to work on projects they come up with.

10 Tips to win a hackathon

hackerearth

A good team has people from diverse domains and backgrounds like designing, frontend development, backend development, business development, etc. Refine your project accordingly. Picture your perfect demo and work backward from there. Involve the audience in the demo. .

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Crowdsourcing Case Study: Polaris Industries

Planview Spigit

A few years later, an industrial designer and vehicle dynamics engineer conceptualized the Polaris Slingshot, a new form of three-wheel motorcycle that would shatter preconceptions about hybrid or trike-style bikes and attract an entirely new buyer segment. To learn more about how to get you innovation program started, Visit the Planview Spigit website for more information , and register for a free demo today to see the solution in action.

Make the Commercial First

Boxes and Arrows

Design the box first” is a classic design exercise to use constraints to discover the unique value proposition. Because digital projects don’t generally have packaging, videos are a good linear storytelling format. Why this matters to designers.

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How companies strangle innovation – and how you can get it right

Steve Blank

They accomplished their goal, but at a huge, unanticipated cost: the processes and committees they designed ended up strangling innovation. In reality for innovation to contribute to a company or government agency, it needs to be designed a process from start to deployment.

Why Tim Cook is Steve Ballmer and Why He Still Has His Job at Apple

Steve Blank

They had lots of these projects. Projects not directly related to those activities never got serious management attention and/or resources. Visionary CEOs don’t need someone else to demo the company’s key products for them. What happens to a company when a visionary CEO is gone?

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. Project WOW is designed to bridge this disconnect.

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

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. This is where Project WOW comes in. Project WOW is designed to bridge this disconnect.

Titans of Transformation: 5 Outstanding Examples of Innovation in Business

Qmarkets

Their innovation management strategy entails deploying an experienced ‘creative elite’ to take the lead with new projects, ensuring they are primed to incorporate the best-practices and yield maximum KPI.

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

Qmarkets

Quantum innovation is the name given to the kind of innovation characterized by bold and creative thinking designed to take an enterprise into a lucrative new paradigm – even if that means going beyond the bounds of the existing business model.

Case Study: How to Build a Digital User Experience Monitoring System

Boxes and Arrows

This case study is therefore useful for any researcher, designer, or product manager interested in creating a similar monitoring system for their eCommerce, website, app, or SaaS products (and potentially useful for non-digital contexts as well).

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

Qmarkets

Their innovation management strategy entails deploying an experienced ‘creative elite’ to take the lead with new projects, ensuring they are primed to incorporate the best-practices and yield maximum KPI.

The Red Queen Problem – Innovation in the DoD and Intelligence Community

Steve Blank

We could design warfighting tactics based on knowing the tactics of our opponent. We could design and manufacture the best systems. The result is that our systems, organizations, headcount and budget – designed for 20th century weapons procurements and warfighting tactics on a predictable basis – can’t scale to meet all these simultaneous and unpredictable challenges. Solution 4 : What we have been missing is an innovation pipeline focused on deployment not demos.

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8 DOs & DONT's for Customer Advisory Boards

Outside Innovation

2 Things Customer Advisory Board Members Hate: Demo's of products about to be launched that they weren't consulted about. Equally bad is when a product design team brings a concept to the CAB, listens to their input, and then completely ignores it!

10 tips to win a hackathon

hackerearth

A good team has people from diverse domains and backgrounds like designing, frontend development, backend development, business development, etc. Refine your project accordingly. Picture your perfect demo and work backward from there. Involve the audience in the demo. .

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10 Tips to win a hackathon

hackerearth

A good team has people from diverse domains and backgrounds like designing, frontend development, backend development, business development, etc. Refine your project accordingly. Picture your perfect demo and work backward from there. Involve the audience in the demo. .

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Corporate Innovation – How To Overcome Unique Challenges

Econic

Unrealistic expectations of first projects. What makes this even more dangerous is that the further away the first projects are from the core business, the more likely they are to fail. Instead, organizations need to look for quick wins in their first projects.

Top 10 Features To Look in Any Idea Management Software

Acuvate

Holding an interactive design can maximize the number of promising ideas being added, as well as encourages the organisation from moulding their culture towards a more engaged one. Schedule a free demo now.

Tying in Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality to Your Brand’s Digital Presence

Boxes and Arrows

Although we are now relatively more familiar with augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), it is still quite a challenge to understand how to design effective brand experiences with them. Design the experience.

10 tips to win a hackathon

hackerearth

A good team has people from diverse domains and backgrounds like designing, frontend development, backend development, business development, etc. Refine your project accordingly. A short break is not only refreshing but also provides the opportunity to check in as a team and update each other on the progress of the project. Picture your perfect demo and work backward from there. Involve the audience in the demo. . Everyone wants to be a winner.

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7 innovative ideas that changed the retail industry

Ideanote

As a result of various idea testings during the past few years, Amazon decided the best way to deliver to customers is directly to their yards – and there are already demo videos showing how it’s supposed to be done!

Creativity at Startup Speed – What Silicon Valley Teaches About The Importance of Innovation In Business

Qmarkets

To find out how Qmarkets can help you prime your innovation strategy to drive growth and maximize ROI, don't hesitate to contact us for a free demo today! —————————————————————————————————————————————. EDG specializes in business strategy, innovation best practices, organization design, and leadership development. A Global Innovation Hotbed.