Sat.Jun 06, 2015 - Fri.Jun 12, 2015



Ever wanted to change the world from the comfort of your own home? You may have a chance to do just that. A new global innovation ecosystem will soon make its debut.

How to get your innovation team going with less than $100 on tools a month?

Board of Innovation

Our experience tells us that many companies are in serious need of innovation, it’s even becoming a cliché. Startups are attacking existing and new markets at enormous speed. So it’s about time to find the intrapreneurs within your company, and give them the right tools to get started.

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Nurture, Nature & Reality


We hear all the talk about adversity and how it can shape us. Well, it's true. This is a guest post* from Nick DiNardo , author of The Game of Adversity , who shares from experience how we really can turn adversity into opportunities, if we want to.

“Which Experiment Should We Run?” – 8 minute video

Grasshopper Herder

Figuring out which experiment or research we should run starts by laying out our assumptions and learning priorities. The Unofficial Startup Real Book helps us organize our assumptions and learning priorities by asking two key questions: Which type of information are we gathering: Generative or Evaluative? What are we learning about: Market (aka, Customer) or Product? Here’s […]. Managing Entrepreneurship

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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.

“Futurs Publics”: innovative modernization of Public action

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Maxime Barbier has been heading Public Innovation Project since 2012. He has extended the development of 'Futurs Publics', the innovation lab of the French government, to a success. He shares with us this compelling story. Continue reading → Innovation Faire Simple Futurs Publics Governement Modernisation Maxime Barbier nicolas bry OECD Public Action Modernisation Réacteur Public Semaine de l'Innovation Publique SGMAP

The Collaborative Economy and ODI


Call it the sharing economy or the collaborative economy — we are consuming differently now than we ever have. One of the fastest-growing economic models proves that many people increasingly prefer access over ownership — just look at the success of Airbnb and Uber.

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The death of the 20th Century corporation

Matthew Griffin

“Evidence shows us that the 20 th Century Corporation is dying and that it’s being replaced by a new breed of Millennial Organisation that operates, scales and runs in an entirely new way.

The Meaning of Life


Excellence Reporter asked my view of the meaning of life - here it is. Thank you Nicolae Tanase ! RCUS Culture Leadership Meaning of Life Networking Purpose Relationships Virtues-Values

Emerging Tech Is Society’s Shadow Future

It's Saul Connected

Buckle up fellow design and innovation junkies we are the proverbial kids in a candy store stocked with a growing inventory of brain-exploding emerging technologies.

Florida Hospital Exec on ‘Internet of Things’ Learnings

Innovation Leader

Florida Hospital has been deploying “Internet of Things” technologies — including RFID locator tags attached to equipment and worn by employees — since 2010

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.

Records So Good We Bought Them Again (and Again)


I guess for me this is turning into The Year of The List! Earlier this year, inspired by a Writers Guild initiative, I catalogued a suggested collection of the Funniest Screenplays of All Time.

Managing Feedback Systematically to Build Better Products


Feedback is raw insight from multiple sources. It has the power to change the product roadmap and offers clues towards ways the product might address market fit, but as any product manager knows, not all feedback is created equal. Product managers have to develop a process and strategy to filter through the feedback in a methodical, effective manner.

Customer co-creation: better out than in


Customer co-creation is increasingly better, cheaper and faster than traditional internal innovation efforts in three significant ways: Firstly you can gauge interest from actual end customers before you invest in the risky and expensive bit of launching a new product or service. You are not overly influenced by employees or intermediaries who may have other motivations or incentives, above and beyond your customers specific innovation needs.

How MTD Products Brought an Impossible Product to Market

Innovation Leader

Roy Keating’s mission at Ohio-based MTD Products is to help accelerate growth coming out of the recession. Learn more

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!


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