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Collaboration is the new competitive advantage

IdeaSpies

In 1985, a relatively unknown professor at Harvard Business School named Michael Porter published a book called Competitive Advantage , which explained that by optimizing every facet of the value chain , a firm could consistently outperform its competitors.

Understanding the Origins of Innovation

IdeaScale

The word innovate comes from the Latin innovatus , where “in” means “into” and “novatus” is a form of the verb for “making something new.” The word eventually came to refer to bringing new things or changing established practices. Ideas grow stronger through connections with other ideas and idea-makers. Innovation can come from anywhere, anytime, and learning to encourage and manage innovation is a major competitive differentiator.

About Digital and Innovation – and What’s in Between

InnovationManagement

Digital and innovation - two big words that one defines, but are not always clear and precise. Many organizations of different sizes understand today that it is necessary to play in the Digital and Innovation fields in order to remain relevant, but it is not always clear how and how much. Enabling Factors Trend Alert

Infinity War: meet the superpowers of Data Science

mjvinnovation

“Wait, but what does this have to do with Data Science?” ” Calm down, we’ll get there. In MJV, the infinity of the universe is represented by the amount of data we generate every day. It’s Big Data itself!

The 5 Competencies of Highly Innovative Organizations

Speaker: Dr. Ankush Chopra, Professor of Strategy, School of Management Fribourg

Professor Ankush Chopra studied over 100 companies in North America and Europe to seek answers to the above questions. He found that companies across the world use the same set of competencies to become successful innovators. In this webinar, he shows how you can use these insights to develop and lead an innovative organization.

The State of Sickcare Entrepreneurship

Innovation Excellence

Physician entrepreneurship has changed from a curiosity to becoming mainstream in 5 short years.

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Top 20 Innovation Articles of March 2019

Innovation Excellence

Drum roll please… At the beginning of each month we will profile the twenty posts from the previous month that generated the most traffic to Innovation Excellence. We also publish a weekly Top 8 as part of our FREE email newsletter. Did your favorite make the cut? But enough delay, here are March’s twenty most. Change Innovation Leadership Management marketing Social Media Strategy Top 10 ipad kindle mobile Most Popular Nook tablets Top 20

Be a Catalyst for Change

Innovation in Practice

Professors change the world, once student at a time. I’m regularly asked about my transition to academia. The first question I ask the professional considering the switch is whether he or she has the commitment and the courage to do it.

Qmarkets to Foster Financial Innovation at One of Germany’s Largest Savings Banks

Qmarkets

Heilbronn, Germany, March 28th, 2019 – Kreissparkasse Heilbronn is one of the largest savings banks in Germany and deeply connected to the city and the district of Heilbronn.

Employee Engagement Webinar Recap

AureaWorks

Jive recently hosted an informative webinar with best-selling employee engagement author, Jill Christensen. The team shared a recap in this blog post ( [link] ), along with some interesting survey results: What percent of your employees are NOT engaged at work?

Assessing and Fostering a Culture of Innovation

Speaker: Magnus Penker, CEO & Founder, Innovation360 Group

Welcome to an interactive empowering session on how to sharpen your future through innovation management, which can help guide your company’s goals. During this webinar, Magnus Penker, international thought leader and author, will dive into how to assess and foster culture and capabilities for innovation.

Qmarkets to Foster Financial Innovation at One of Germany’s Largest Savings Banks

Qmarkets

Heilbronn, Germany, March 28th, 2019 – Kreissparkasse Heilbronn is one of the largest savings banks in Germany and deeply connected to the city and the district of Heilbronn.