Tue.May 11, 2021

How Do You Score Innovation Ideas?

IdeaScale

Overview: It can be difficult to evaluate ideas, especially when they’re new and untested, as criteria such as ROI or market size can be difficult to predict. Instead, you need to create a process with clear evaluation criteria customized to your needs and properly managed expectations.

These 5 Principles Will Accelerate Innovation

BMNT

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What are you trying to improve?

Idea to Value

Sometimes, innovation can have unintended, negative consequences. Even if what you aimed to improve was a total success by the criteria you measured. This is the danger of judging success only by a narrow set of specific criteria, and ignoring other changes which you did not anticipate.

It's past time to think the unthinkable

Jeffrey Phillips

I've been noodling lately about what new way of thinking or new perspective or approach we can bring to companies and organizations that may help break what I think is a current innovation gridlock.

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Professional Development Your Employees Actually Want

Did you know? Language learning is a proven PD tool that many employees already want, whether their organization is multilingual or not. In this eBook, you’ll learn how language learning makes employees more productive, reduces turnover, and more.

How to Create and Sustain a Continuous Improvement Culture

Viima

Company cultures can be very different from one organization to the next and there’s nothing wrong with that. Having shared values, goals and beliefs drives organizations forward, but what truly contributes to their success is a healthy organizational culture.

Corporate Venture Building Studio, with Tomasz Rudolf from The Heart

Rapid Innovation in digital time

The Heart is a corporate center for digital ventures, joining forces with leading multinationals to build enterprise startups - future suppliers, partners, distributors and disruptors- and unleashing value added services for big companies.

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DMAIC Tools Offer a Solid Structure for Problem Solving

Kainexus

DMAIC (Deh-May-Ick) tools are some of the most critical options in the continuous improvement toolbox. They are most closely associated with the Six Sigma methodology.

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Neurology of meetings

The Future Shapers

How does the cocktail of various brain chemicals impact how we get work done? When you have a better understanding of how the brain works, you are more skillfully equipped to design meetings that get the most out of attendees.

The Power of Small Ideas in Improving Vaccinations

Kainexus

With all of the work going on to set up and run Covid-19 vaccination centers around the world, the principles of Lean process design are really helpful. But, as hard as we might try, no process is ever perfect, so having a culture of continuous improvement from the get-go is incredibly important.

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Member Spotlight: Michael Gudas, Liberty Mutual

Innovation Leader

Michael Gudas is the Director of Innovation Strategy & Operations for Liberty Mutual’s Global Risk Solutions Division. We spoke with Michael as part of our IL Member Spotlight series

5 Reasons Leaders Invest in Language Training

Communication is the lifeforce of any company. Without it, productivity, employee happiness, and ultimately your business suffers. Investing in language learning better positions global business leaders to see gains in organizational effectiveness as a result.

Top-Down vs Bottom-Up: Approach Differences and Actionable Advice

Cascade Strategy

For years your business was doing well, more than well, it was doing excellent. But now things have taken a turn for the worse and the worst thing is, you can’t find the root of the problem. The strategy you followed all these years that was serving you well, is now betraying you.

What is a “Minimum Viable Product” (MVP) Approach to Enterprise Innovation Transformation?

Sopheon

Firms are recognizing they can move faster if they start smaller and plan their transformation journey in an iterative series of stages. The post What is a “Minimum Viable Product” (MVP) Approach to Enterprise Innovation Transformation? appeared first on Sopheon. Blog Process

Free On-Demand Webinar: Winning Strategies to Drive Product Innovation & Growth

Entrepreneur - Innovation

Discover why it's especially important to change your business strategies when crisis strikes during this on-demand webinar with Burton Goldfield, President and CEO of TriNet. Prepare to Succeed

Customer Service Concepts For Businesses Who’ve Tried Everything

The Human Factor

Sometimes, providing customer service feels like a losing battle. No matter how many resources you dedicate to the task, you still wind up with unhappy clients on the other end of the line. . If you find yourself in this position, you’re not alone.

9 Warning Signs Your Employees Need Language Training

Most global companies are diverse in perspectives, backgrounds, and yes, language. Language barriers can compound existing communication problems, often resulting in business losses. Learn the 9 warning signs your employees need language training today!

101 Reasons Why You Definitely Won't Read This Blog Post

Idea Champions

I know you have no time. YOU know you have no time. I know you're not gonna do anything you don't wanna do. YOU know you're not gonna do anything you don't wanna do. We both know you're not going to read this blog post. It's too long and you have more important things to do.

4 Ways You Can Improve Your Customer Service

The Human Factor

When you run a business, you must be constantly looking for ways to improve, and customer service is an area that you cannot afford to look past.

Financial Tips For Struggling Businesses

The Human Factor

pexels. The year 2020 was incredibly tough for all types of businesses. Some companies were able to get themselves through hard times, while others are still struggling. If your business is experiencing financial difficulties, here are five options to focus on. Review Your Budgeting .

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Improving Teamwork In The Office

The Human Factor

When you run your own business, making sure everything goes smoothly is one of your top priorities. It’s up to you to make sure everyone knows what they’re doing, and you’re moving in the right direction and at the right pace.

The Forrester Wave™: B2B Marketing Data Providers, Q2 2021

In our 24-criterion evaluation of B2B marketing data providers, we identified the 11 most significant vendors — Data Axle, Dun & Bradstreet, Enlyft, Global Database, InsideView, Leadspace, Oracle, SMARTe, Spiceworks Ziff Davis, TechTarget, and ZoomInfo Technologies — and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report shows how each provider measures up and helps B2B marketing professionals select the right one for their needs.