Sat.Jan 12, 2019 - Fri.Jan 18, 2019

I would recommend applying the Innovation Value Proposition

Paul Hobcraft

Adapted from original source [link]. An innovation value proposition (IVP) is not the easiest place to go. It must build meaning and purpose and provide that unique identity that enables innovation to flow.

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Hiring intrapreneurs: A practical guide with examples

Board of Innovation

The post Hiring intrapreneurs: A practical guide with examples appeared first on Board of Innovation. All Expertise entreprenueurs hiring innovation innovation managers Intrapreneur Intrapreneurs Intrapreneurship problem solvers

Broadening the church of Open Innovation

The Future Shapers

Open Innovation is about increasing the innovation potential of firms by opening them up to new ways of working with external organisations.

It's past time to reintroduce risk into corporations

RTI Innovation Advisors

I was on a conference call recently, discussing an upcoming keynote that I'll deliver to a academic-federal government program meant to accelerate new technologies from basic research into the market. We were talking about the "ecosystem" of contributors that can help move basic research from academia and research labs to market. One participant talked about the role that large corporations could play, and sometimes do play, in commercializing new technologies.

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.

Lateral Thinking in the Fight Against Crime. The Northern Bank Robbery Story.

Destination Innovation

On the night of Sunday 19 December 2004, two groups of armed men, masquerading as police officers, arrived at the homes of Christopher Ward and Kevin McMullan in Belfast. Both men were officials of the Northern Bank, one of the largest banks in Northern Ireland.

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The Impact of Wearable Technology on Mobile Devices

Game-Changer

Wearable tech once seemed like a passing fad, but it’s now expected to more than double between the years of 2016 and 2020, indicating that it’s here to stay.

Corporate-Startup Innovation: Challenges, Opportunities, and Success Stories

Rocketspace

It is not new that big brands and gigantic food corporations are losing market share to startups and small food companies.

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Bad news does not Travel up the Hierarchy

Destination Innovation

Flight Crew of the Challenger. On January 28 1986 the NASA Space Shuttle, Challenger, broke apart shortly after take-off from Cape Canaveral. Five NASA astronauts and two civilian scientists were killed.

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IdeaScale Visits Australia

IdeaScale

IdeaScale has worked with partners in Australia from the beginning: in government, nonprofit, and commercial organizations and we’re excited to say that we’re growing our presence in this exciting international market.

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.

Gaming for Good: Everything You Need To Know About Video Games Charities

Game-Changer

In a world that seems dominated by violence and cold-hearted people, you may be surprised to learn that people still care about their fellow human. A good way to prove this inclination towards humanity is by taking a look at the latest stats on donations.

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How Google Partners With The World’s Top Minds To Power Its Innovation Machine

Digital Tonto

It's a long-term game plan designed to establish deep relationships based on cutting edge science and embed that knowledge deeply into just about everything Google does Related posts: Google’s (not. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Technology Google Innovation

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10 Types of Venues for Corporate Events in London

Rocketspace

There are hundreds of corporate event venues to choose from in London. Finding the right venue is paramount to the success of your next corporate gathering, board meeting, multi-day conference, away day, and more. Event Venue

Crowdsourcing for Non-Profits: A Look at the Benefits

IdeaScale

Non-profit engagement is about more than volunteering. Non-profits are driven by passion. Just like other organizations, however, they can struggle with innovation and change, especially when all ideas come from the inside.

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.

6 Things You Should Stop Doing At Work Immediately In Order To Succeed

Game-Changer

From the department of keeping things simple, here’s a quick post that was inspired by a conversation I had last week with a friend. It’s common to talk with friends and family and hear them complain about their job; everyone does.

If You Want To Change The World, You Need To Start With Small Groups, Loosely Connected But United By A Shared Purpose

Digital Tonto

Where most movements for change go wrong is that they try to overpower rather than to attract Related posts: If You Want To Change The World, You Need To Start With A Keystone Change. How Successful. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Movements Transformation

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What You Must Know Before Creating an Innovation Culture

Innovation Excellence

If we’re serious about developing an innovation culture it probably helps to explore a little bit more around what’s involved… Raise your hand if you don’t want an innovation culture in your organization.

10 Tips for Corporate Open Innovation with Startup Companies

InnovationManagement

Over the years, Israel has accumulated a lot of experience with corporate open innovation.

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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!

Top 5 Predictive Analytics Use Cases in the Retail Industry

Acuvate

We are all aware of the troves of data, retail businesses generate on a daily basis. However, this repository of critical data is worthless if it cannot be translated into valuable insights into the consumer’s minds or market trends.

User research vs. market research: the lowdown

Board of Innovation

Know your blindspots User centred design is greatly explored terrain, and companies will travel far and wide, searching high and low to fully understand their customers’ experience. Businesses depend on knowing the topography of customers’ needs and wants.

Interning at an Innovation and Strategy Firm

Innovation Excellence

The Southern Growth Studio has on-going internships programs with Rhodes College, CBU, the University of Memphis Department of Anthropology, as well as the Temple Israel Fellowship program. This Summer my son, David Graber, also served as an intern. This is his story.

20 Years of Open Source: Reflection and What’s Next

Exoplatform

Open source just celebrated a major milestone and reached 20 years. As the open source community continues to grow, let’s reflect on the past years of how a once-controversial idea made it big, and see where it might go ahead.

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.

The Future of Idea Management

InnovationManagement

As the Co-founder at Viima , an idea management software company, I frequently get asked about the future of idea management. With the amount of innovation that we’re seeing across industries, it’s hardly surprising. Editorial

How To Create The Best Office Environment For Your Team

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. Aah, the office. When you’re a business owner, you may think about all of the hours you’ve spent inside your office, and be unable to even comprehend what they’d actually add up to.

Untold Stories Of Everyday Innovators Inside Organizations

Innovation Excellence

Lisa was the administrative assistant to the CEO of a global consulting firm. Her innovative approach to her work became the best practices that gave the company a competitive advantage. Kelly is an operations manager for the government.

What is Idea Generation? – Definition, Techniques and Success Factors

Viima

Ideas are the key to innovation. Without them, there isn't much you can execute. Because execution is the key to learning, new ideas are necessary for making any kind of improvement. Idea Management Idea Generation Ideation

Living With Technical Debt: Balancing Quality and Perfection

Speaker: Cliff Gilley, The Clever PM

As a Product Manager, you probably have to deal with technical debt. Regularly. Whether you like it or not - because it can’t be avoided. Unexpected details pop up, as small as UX that needs clean-up, and as big as a previously unforeseen flaw in the infrastructure of a project. We have to accept that nobody gets away without some technical debt. And of course, the longer you take to deal with your technical debt, the more difficult it becomes to address fully. Feeling frustrated? Fortunately, we can take a step back, gain clarity, and see how the decisions we make impact our technical debt. Then, we can make decisions about how we want to balance technical debt with other priorities. Are we willing to live with some level of technical debt in order to ship product and meet deadlines? Can we mitigate technical debt to get to an MVP faster?