Sat.Apr 13, 2019 - Fri.Apr 19, 2019

World IP Day: Innovation is Helping Drive Golfers to Success

Anaqua

By Matt Troyer, Director of Patent Analytics at Anaqua.

Extending innovations value- appreciating the whole system.

Paul Hobcraft

There is always a time to reflect. It is when you have those spaces within your daily work you must take a view, a break, consider something that builds your energy up some more, to make it more resilient.

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Are You Silencing Your Radicals?

helloFUTURE

In every company, there are troublemakers. These are the radicals, those who don’t toe the party line, they use different processes, they don’t go through channels, they might say or do things that cause some discomfort.

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.

Innovation: Five Signs You Might Be Faking It

Every company wants to be a leader in innovation, but how can you tell if your company is really innovating or just going through the motions? See the 5 signs you might be faking innovation and what to do if you are.

Best Innovation Books to Read in 2019

Rocketspace

One thing noticeable amongst corporate innovation leaders is that they are constantly reading and discussing new concepts, models, and ideas. corporate innovation services blog corporate innovation books innovation books books on innovation top innovation books 2019 best books on innovative thinkin

Bill Campbell’s Leadership Manifesto: It’s The People

Game-Changer

What makes a great coach? This question is at the heart of a new book. Trillion Dollar Coach tells the story of Bill Campbell, ex-football coach and CEO of Intuit, known for coaching many modern day entrepreneurs: Steve Jobs, Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Jeff Bezos.

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Top Innovation Leaders and the Lessons They Teach

IdeaScale

Innovation can be sparked by anything, and these innovators can help. Innovation is all about a diversity of voices. The more perspectives on a problem, the more creative and effective the solutions to them will be.

Here’s What You Really Need To Know About Quantum Computing

Digital Tonto

The quantum era will open up new worlds of possibility, enabling us to manage almost unthinkable complexity and reshape the physical world. Related posts: IBM Is Building A Network To Drive The. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Technology Quantum Computing

Are You Ready to Run a Digital Business for the Digital Age?

Innovation Excellence

In our digital age, all companies must change how they think, how they interact with customers, partners, and suppliers, and how their business works on the inside.

Get More Done – Interrupt Your Interruptions

The Human Factor

If you’re feeling the need for more peace and quiet these days, you’re not alone. One of the latest trends sweeping the business world is the “pod” – a small, free-standing soundproof space that can comfortably hold one or two people.

Assessing the Five Styles of Enterprise Business Intelligence

The world of BI and analytics has evolved. Discover the five styles of reporting and analysis, and learn the pros and cons of each in an enterprise scenario.

Getting Board Buy-In for Your Innovation Project

IdeaScale

For innovation to thrive in a company, it must be prioritized at every level. It’s not uncommon for corporate boards to lack strong expertise in the areas of innovation and technology. Taking an innovation project from idea through execution is challenging, and there can be obstacles at several places along the journey. When there is company-wide buy-in for an innovation project however, these challenges can be overcome more easily, and there is far less chance for the project to go uncompleted.

Here’s How We’re Killing Innovation In America

Digital Tonto

Our most valuable resource is our human capital. If we can’t feed, educate and nurture that talent, our future will not be bright. Related posts: We Need To Revive Innovation And Entrepreneurship In. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Innovation

How To Respond To New Creative Ideas

Innovation Excellence

One of the more fascinating findings around creativity (especially creativity at work) is how important the social environment is to whether or not individuals tap into their creativity potential.

Embracing the Power of Blockchain Technology

Daniel Burrus

During the digital transformation, we have witnessed traditional forms of physical media fall out of favor as users abandoned their treasure trove of CDs, DVDs, books, magazines and even photo albums to partake in an entirely clutter-free life.

11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Culture into a Culture of Innovation

Learn the 11 proven strategies that you can implement quickly to get every employee innovating and contributing to the growth of your company.

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.

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!

Profit from Your Idea with a Patent

Innovation Excellence

A patent can be taken out on almost any new implementable idea. It is not just about protecting your idea. Your patents are part of your Intellectual Property (IP) and can be valuable assets. Often a start-up company will be bought for its IP rather than its products or sales revenues.

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How to predict the future success of new products?

Board of Innovation

Use the 'Value Disc' to predict the future success of new products. Making long term predictions is hard, but we'll teach you to make reasonable estimates. The post How to predict the future success of new products? appeared first on Board of Innovation. All Inspiration

Spigit's 2018 State of Crowdsourced Innovation Report

A rigorous analysis of how the world’s largest brands – representing 21 different industry verticals – leverage their innovation programs to solve problems and surface opportunities, and the key role crowdsourcing plays in their success.

When Software Can’t Change the Laws of Physics (or Leadership)

Mills-Scofield

Boeing 737 Max in production. As far as we know, the physical laws of nature are true and fixed on earth. We can’t design with atoms and ignore gravity, conservation of energy and Newton’s laws of motion.

Intrapreneurship is for employees, and business units at Deutsche Bahn

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Tobias Taut is venture builder at Deutsche Bahn. He explains how Deutsche Bahn Intrapreneurship includes both employes, and business units.

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Best Practices in Bioentrepreneurship Education

Innovation Excellence

Entrepreneurship education programs are expanding rapidly and recent polls indicate that 20-25% of B school applicants are interested in starting their own business.

How to See Your Business Like Your Business Leader Does?

Ankush Chopra

Do you see your business the same way as your business leader does? The answer, unfortunately, is often no. And that leads to a disconnect between you and your business leader, making you feel you don’t ‘get it’, preventing you from making high impact, leaving you frustrated at times. And often business leaders scratch their head as to why others don’t see the world the way they do!

Quantifying a Culture of Innovation

Examining five years of anonymous data from over 6 million users in 170+ countries, Spigit has discovered that a culture of innovation can be measured – with a 99% statistical confidence level – by a metric called "ideation rate." Download the eBook now for an in-depth look at this groundbreaking study.

Green finance through shared savings

Norbert Bol

Last week I wrote about the “ green finance gap “, where investments in green technology suffer from a lack of financial resources and less attractive risk-return expectations compared to other investments.

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

Stop Overloading Engineers, While Increasing Project Throughput

Innovation Excellence

Scenario: WebCo, a company with about 200 contributors, was having trouble keeping projects on schedule. An analysis of the root causes showed that engineers worked long days. Many of these workdays included many meetings that were not about their highest priority project.

What is an empathy mapping workshop?

IdeaHunt

The first step in design thinking: empathy mapping

Data From 3.5 Million Employees Shows How Innovation Really Works

Analysis of how 3.5 million employees using Spigit ideate proves innovation is a science, and can be measured.

The importance of being (grammatically) earnest

The Future Shapers

Fifty-nine percent of consumers in the United Kingdom (UK) would chose to not do business with a company if the grammar on their website or public marketing collateral was poor, according to a 2013 report carried out by Global Lingo. While this may seem a bit ‘superficial’, it makes sense.

Data Science: Infinity War

mjvinnovation

In the coming weeks, we will post a series of posts here on the blog, where we will explain the details of the transformations guided by the new Data Age – which still faces a lot of different organizations. To make matters even more fun, let’s do this from the Avengers. Since you cannot talk about movies without running into spoilers, here’s one about the digital revolution: data is the new digital strand of business! The Data Revolution: Which side do you want to stay in?

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Are you committing any of these innovation monetizing failures?

Innovation Excellence

One of the companies I worked for is a startup that made 3D goggles for medical applications at the start of the millenium. Better than anything that was on the market then. How cool is that for doctors – being able to actually stand inside a patient’s body and have a real look see?

How To Successfully Implement Drug Testing In The Workplace

The Human Factor

image source. Contributed post – Drug testing in the workplace is something that has been used for a long time and for various reasons. Whilst some people may disagree with the practice, in many places it’s essential as part of an overall good health and plan.

5 Product Traps - And Better Paths

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Is your agile team overloaded with feature requests, with no time for discovery? Do your roadmaps read like impossible wish lists? Well, you’re not alone. It may seem impossible now, but what if we said that with a few changes, you could be meeting deadlines with the ability to predict progress with accuracy, be happy with your progress against the roadmap, and be making time for near-continuous discovery? Johanna Rothman has seen this all too often across many different organizations. She will take us through five common traps that agile product teams fall into – and likely you are in several of those traps right now. And good news - she has ways to avoid them!