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7 Traits of Great Collaborators


Results don’t happen on their own, and you can’t do everything yourself. You have to collaborate; with insiders and outsiders. And mastering this unique skill in a world of work that is becoming more remote is essential.

Innovation and the Baskin-Robbins effect

Jeffrey Phillips

I'll start out this post by noting that I like ice cream. In fact, one could say that I am a connoisseur of ice cream. I like to eat ice cream at home, and when I am traveling I like to sample the local styles and flavors. Wisconsin, for example, has a lot of custard shops.


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Impostor Syndrome

Idea to Value

Why is it that some incredibly talented individuals feel like they do not deserve their success? Especially women? This might down to a bias known as Impostor Syndrome or the Impostor Phenomenon.

Sustainability is central to innovation’s future progress

Paul Hobcraft

Sustainability is central to innovation’s future progress. Building a sustainable competitive advantage. Today’s challenge for me is not only to be building the innovation capacity but also to be establishing clear ways on how we should set about sustaining it.

The Real Cost of an Effective Learning and Development Program

Speaker: Cara North - Learning & Development Consultant, Speaker, & Researcher | Maggie Quigley - Senior Account Executive for US Market Userlane

In this webinar, L&D professionals Cara North and Maggie Quigley will discuss the various factors affecting training, and how you can stretch your budget to create an effective L&D program.

Why Change Fails

Digital Tonto

The biggest misconception about change is that once people understand it, they will embrace it and so the best way to drive change forward is to explain the need for change in a very convincing and. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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IdeaScale Climate Innovation Pledge


On Earth Day, IdeaScale launched its climate innovation pledge. To date, 12,862 ideas have been gathered. This number continues to rise. IdeaScale’s goal is to reach one million climate innovation ideas by 2025.

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Sustainability is central to innovation’s future progress

Paul Hobcraft

Sustainability is central to innovation’s future progress. Building a sustainable competitive advantage. Today’s challenge for me is not only to be building the innovation capacity but also to be establishing clear ways on how we should set about sustaining it.

The Invaluable Difference Between Change and Transformation

Daniel Burrus

We are in an interesting time in history, when transformative digital disruptions have their foot on the gas and are accelerating at exponential rates.

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How Open Source Can Help Drive Government Innovation


Overview: Open source software, patents, and research provide the codebase, data, and information to anyone who wants to explore it. For governments, this allows better citizen engagement and support without committing substantial funds to upgrading or becoming locked into proprietary systems.

Using a “budget pool” to reduce the cost of innovation

Idea to Value

We have previously spoken about the value of using an innovation pipeline as part of of your innovation strategy. This way, more projects can be tested at lower costs, with only the ones with validated potential getting further funding to continue.

Product Market Fit: A Lesson from Sephora’s Head of Product

Speaker: Sneha Narahalli - VP, Head of Product at Sephora

In this webinar, Sneha Narahalli, Head of Product at Sephora (Digital, Data & MarTech), will give you an iterative method for identifying and developing Product Market Fit.

Influencer: 6 Sources of Influence


Think about a time when you had to introduce a new process, concept, or project to a friend, a manager, or an entire team. How did it go? What were the challenges? To carry out the change management process in an organization, you often have to effectively influence others.

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The crucial role innovation must play in the energy system

The Future Shapers

Innovation must be at the forefront of the energy change; otherwise, we will fail to deliver on the 2050 commitments and goals, and that will have consequences for our very existence as we know it. This article describes important imperatives and steps that can get us there.

Growth Study: How Heineken Became One Of The World's Most Popular Beers

Cascade Strategy

For any aspiring beer brewer, the success story of Heineken is an inspirational tale almost too good to be true. Since it was founded over 150 years ago, the Dutch brewing company has become one of the leading brewing companies on the planet.

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Podcast S5E122: Robin Gaster – The secret ways that Amazon innovates

Idea to Value

In this episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with head of Incumetrics and innovation author, Robin Gaster. We talk about the giant that is Amazon, how it manages to innovate and whether this is a sustainable model of innovation for other companies.

Supply Chain Strategy (And Why Yours Isn't Working)

Speaker: Michelle Meyer, Founder and CEO of MatterProviders

Michelle Meyer is here to walk you through the future of supply chain strategy, and why your current approach is probably not working. In this exclusive webinar, she will explore ways to develop and perfect your new supply chain strategy in this post-pandemic era of uncertainty.

How vivid is your ability to visualise?

Rmukesh Gupta

Pseudo-hallucinations : why some people see more vivid mental images than others – test yourself here. The brain can see a lot of things that aren’t there. agsandrew/Shuttestock. Reshanne Reeder , Edge Hill University. Consider the statements below. What do they describe? A trip on psychedelics?

The Thunberg Effect

The Future Shapers

On the face of it we are dealing with a very straightforward issue. A majority of citizens, in most countries, want unified, consistent, urgent action to deal with the climate crisis. For the past three decades we have dragged our feet.

The Difference Between Complicated and Complex Problems

Cascade Strategy

One of the best parts of the 2021 Cascade Strategy Fest was hearing speakers and participants share mental models that they used to cultivate strong strategic thinking. Often these models encoded some timeless business wisdom but did so in a way that was easy to remember and act.

The strongest trees grow against the wind

Idea to Value

If you compare a houseplant which has grown indoors to a similar plant which has grown outside, you will see that the plant outside has a stronger stem.

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New Ways to Reach, Influence, and Close More Deals with Intent Data

Speaker: Ardath Albee, B2B Marketing Strategist and CEO of Marketing Interactions

Acting on intent data when applied to buyer context can be a game-changer for gaining attention by increasing relevance, which drives purposeful engagement toward purchase. But all intent data is not the same. In this webinar, learn the difference between interest and intent, and the best ways to use the right data.

Inclusive Insurance Alliance: doing good while doing business

Board of Innovation

Developing new commercial offerings for underserved communities: Inclusive Insurance Alliance program, driven by a partnership between Allianz, GIZ and BIMA. The post Inclusive Insurance Alliance: doing good while doing business appeared first on Board of Innovation. All Social Impact

Pathways to uptake

The Future Shapers

Can we achieve humanitarian goals using open innovation models? Innovation consultancies Blue Globe Innovation and Outsight International have worked in a variety of humanitarian contexts to create open innovation challenges and programmes to serve humanitarian goals.

How to Refine and Develop Ideas – The Doer’s Guide


As we’re in the business of providing a platform for collecting and developing ideas , it probably doesn’t come as a surprise that we often get asked about the process of refining and developing ideas.

How to Reduce Employee Attrition

Tullio Siragusa

How to Reduce Employee Attrition. Employee attrition weakens an organization. When employees leave an organization high and dry without giving leadership the time to replace them, it hurts the morale of other employees, and the brand image with customers. . Attrition impacts the efficiency and productivity of an organization.”. Different Types of Attrition. Attrition in an organization can be of different types and have varied impact on the people left behind. Voluntary Resignation ?—?This

Discover the Secrets to Creating More Meaningful Training Experiences

Speaker: David Kelly - CEO The Learning Guild & Luke Talbot - Chief Product Officer at Userlane

During this webinar, you will learn how to streamline your software training, boost ROI for your systems, and increase employee productivity.

How to Select the Best Project Management Software


Finding the best software for any purpose isn’t easy. You need to think about the technical environment, user experience, capabilities, implementation, and support provided. Choosing project management software comes with its own unique challenges.

Invincible Company of the Month: Bosch


You know you should start preparing your company’s future… but you just don’t know how to go about it. You think to yourself - ‘even if I had ideas, how would I know which one to go with?’.

Strategy Co-Creation: The 6 Steps to Success

Cascade Strategy

One of the most rewarding parts about being in business is building a team of people that are all working towards the same vision and mission and seeing that come to manifest itself.

creating new knowledge eyes a better future


Most of what you are reading on the internet, day in, day out, is a regurgitation of the past. There is “nothing new under the sun.”

Shaping the Future: Product Strategy in the Age of Uncertainty

Speaker: William Haas Evans - Principal Consultant, Product Strategy Practice Lead, Kuroshio Consulting

In this webinar, we'll explore product strategy obstacles and present practices to overcome them while driving clarity and alignment across your executive team.

Episode 049: Googling Your Own Mind: How to Search for Ideas Within

Innovation in Practice

Creative people are those who have the ability to Google their own minds. What does that mean? Well, it all ties back to the SIT method (systematic inventive thinking). When you use this method for innovation, there is a very specific process you follow inside your head.

Management 3.0: Why you should get to know this Model?


Created by IT manager Jurgen Appelo in 2010, Management 3.0 is a collaborative and humanized management model which treats the employee as the organization’s main asset. It’s a management format that draws from the same source as Lean and Agile.

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Design Thinking Double Diamond Framework Training

Learn more about this classic Double Diamond design thinking framework and find resources, tips, and more to apply it to your own projects. Developed and popularized by the British Design Council, the double diamond framework has been around since 2004.

Burst Innovation to Bounce Forward

Inspiring Next

The post Burst Innovation to Bounce Forward appeared first on. Innovation Burst Innovation crisis innovation New Normal

Gain a Competitive Edge: The Importance of a Supplier Diversity Program

Speaker: Rod Robinson, SVP of the Supplier Diversity Practice, Insight Sourcing Group

In this exclusive webinar, Rod Robinson, SVP of the Supplier Diversity Practice Lead & Center of Excellence at Insight Sourcing Group, dives into the key benefits corporations are seeing emerge from their supplier diversity programs, and how you can gain unique competitive advantages with a supplier diversity program of your own.