Tue.Jan 26, 2021

Virtual Improvement FAQs


When the COVID-19 pandemic first struck the US at scale in March of 2020, many organizations scrambled to transition to a remote work model. For most, the initial goal was to maintain operations while keeping employees safe.

What is the ambition matrix and how does it work as part of an innovation portfolio?

Idea to Value

Most companies are not really aware of all of the innovation projects they are working on. Let alone which project mix they should be working on.


Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Two in a row | Exago innovation software recognised as a Top Performer by FeaturedCustomers


Exago has just been recognised as a Top Performer by FeaturedCustomers, in its “Winter 2021 Customer Success Report for the Idea Management Software Category”, having been distinguished last year for the first time.

What we talk about, when we talk about innovation

Jeffrey Phillips

After over 15 years of work in the innovation space, sometimes I get a bit weary talking about innovation.

Register Today for RIDG’s Return on Innovation: Webinar Series

Speaker: Michelle Royal, Founder of RIDG

Join RIDG's Chief Innovation Officer, Michelle Royal, for a free 60-minute webinar on Tuesday, March 9th at 10 a.m. ET. You’ll learn how to lead your business to a new frontier in a time of disruption and prepare for the future despite intense financial and mental constraints of a pandemic. This is the first webinar of a three-part series on how innovation produces higher profits and happier people. RIDG helps companies make strategic financial decisions and empowers their teams to grow the business.

How Sunshine Coast Credit Union Transformed Its Bottom-Performing OHI Score


An innovation culture is critical to a company’s success. Change prompts growth, which leads to creativity. Many companies struggle with innovation. A recent McKinsey Global Survey found 6% of executives find their innovation efforts gratifying.

Survey 130

More Trending

A brain map to ideation

The Future Shapers

In a world, dominated by speed, ambiguity and complexity ideas are the most important source for innovation. How are ideas being formed? James Webb Young elaborated in the late 1930s that generating ideas is „just a definite process like building cars.“ He defined a five step process.

Twenty Observations on Innovation in the US Dept. of Defense

Innovation Leader

It’s harder to innovate in the government than in the private sector — that’s just the way it is — but it can be done. For those leaders and innovators who work inside the DoD system, here are some observations

Podcast E13: Turn Your Worst Idea Into a Great One

Stephen Shapiro

What if a great way to find better solutions is to look for terrible ideas? This is lens #20 from Invisible Solutions. In this episode, I share several examples of how seemingly bad ideas become great ideas.

#2,083 – X Marks The Spot: The Future of Tesla, Elon Musk, and Humanity

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

The other day the world’s newly minted richest person, Elon Musk, made headlines when he announced a $100 million dollar prize for the invention of carbon capture technology that could help reverse Climate Change.

Extending the Reach of HR: Supporting and Sourcing Remote Talent

Speaker: Karen Lim, Alliance Academy

The concept of Global HR is becoming more common as more companies become permanently remote. As companies expand their talent-bases beyond borders, HR reps will bear the responsibilities that come along with it. Adapting to different cultures, distances, and legal implications whilst preserving core company values is essential. Once you can do this, the world becomes your oyster. Join Karen Lim of Alliance Academy, and learn to thrive in a remote-first mindset.

The Battle of the Two Brains

Idea Champions

Excellent TED presentation by Iain McGilchrist on the two sides of the brain, beautifully animated by the wizards at RSA Animate. Idea Champions


#2,084 – Smart Patch Vaccine

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Earlier today I had a conversation with a friend about the coronavirus vaccine, how slowly it has been rolling out, and we can do about it.

#2,082 – The Future of Journalism

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Fox News is basically a terrorist organization. It’s even starting to get banned in several countries around the world. CNN is a more reputable source but even they have hosts, pundits, and various talking heads who share their opinions.