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Defining Open Innovation - What It Is and How to Do It


Would you unhesitatingly say that all the smartest people in the world reside in your company? Open Innovation

5 Corporate Innovation Ideas You Can Steal From These Top Organizations


The world's leading enterprise organizations frequently look to other businesses for inspiration. From product design and development to marketing and customer service, there are a thousand opportunities to learn from your. Corporate Innovation

When Innovation Goes Wrong, We Shouldn’t Blame Technology, But Ourselves

Digital Tonto

The unintentional consequences of technology have less to do with the relationship between us and our inventions than it does between us and each other. Related posts: The Story Of Technology. How. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Technology Innovation Martin Heidegger

Disasters can open the door for Innovation

Destination Innovation

A catastrophe produces an unexpected set of circumstances and this can lead to opportunities for innovation. In January 1992 a container with 29,000 plastic bath toys was washed overboard in the Pacific Ocean. They were manufactured in China and were on route to the USA.

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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.

Innovating in the digital age- a terrific report

Paul Hobcraft

The report from Arthur D Little “ Innovating in the digital age- a cross-industry exploration ” has to be the one report that really stands out for me from this year. I highly recommend it.

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The "whole product" is more relevant than ever

RTI Innovation Advisors

You simply must tip your hat to Geoffrey Moore and others who created the concept of the "whole product". I've written about this concept several times, and I raise it again because the underlying ideas are about to become really important in innovation circles. If you haven't read Crossing the Chasm or aren't quite familiar with what a " whole product " is, then it may make sense to go and read up.

Air Jordan: How Nike Created A Brand That Drives Culture


According to Nike Inc.’s ’s fourth-quarter 2018 earnings release on June 28, the company reported that Jordan brand revenue was down 8% to $2.86 billion this year versus $3.1 billion in the same period last year. Some argue that Jordan Brand’s popularity is waning.

Exago’s client CTT is sowing the seeds of the future


After being named the Innovation Farmer in Exago’s Innovation Guru Awards 2017, the Portuguese postal service CTT saw 50 trees planted in its name on November 25th as part of its prize. The Plant a Tree project is seeking to increase biodiversity and reduce the risk of fires, following the devastating forest fires across Portugal in recent years. The post Exago’s client CTT is sowing the seeds of the future appeared first on Exago. Blog Clients' success stories

Launch Party Venues in London: Where to Host Your Next Product Launch


Are you hosting a launch party in London? There are hundreds of launch party venues to choose from and finding the best-of-best should be an absolute priority. Your venue of choice has a massive impact on the. Event Venue


6 Ways to Build a Successful Innovation Program

Learn how forward-thinking leaders use crowdsourcing to impact their company’s bottom line through methods such as creating a culture of innovation.

Best Practices for Managing Multiple Stakeholders in the Innovation Process


Innovation is about diplomacy as well as creativity. Central to any innovation process is stakeholder management. Any idea that you have will have ripples up and down both your company and your vendors, customers, government agencies you work with, and even the general public, in some cases.

Don’t Be That Person That Promises To Open Doors And Doesn’t Follow Through


There are many reasons why entrepreneurial ecosystems like Silicon Valley and others thrive while others don’t. One of those reasons is the act of paying it forward.

Lesson 1 from true innovation managers: set strategic, purposeful challenges


To mark Exago's 11th anniversary, we have put together our clients' pieces of wisdom to truly bring innovation together. This is lesson 1. The post Lesson 1 from true innovation managers: set strategic, purposeful challenges appeared first on Exago. Blog Exago Insights

Digital Transformation Is Human Transformation

Digital Tonto

The high value work of the future will involve humans collaborating with other humans to design work for machines. Get the human part right and the technology will take care of itself. Related. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Technology Digital Transformation

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.

Chain of Command vs. Flattened Organizational Structure


One of the reasons that people love a crowdsourced innovation program is that it levels the playing field for ideas.

4th Industrial Revolution Will Change Companies from the Inside

Innovation Excellence

After invention of steam engine, there was years, in some parts of the world even half of the century or more to feel the 1st industrial revolution. Now, 4th industrial revolution is coming much faster and changes that it brings are revolutionary.

The Importance of Senior Management Involvement for Innovation


Senior management is without a doubt a tough job. If you’re one of the few executives at the top of a large organization, there are likely hundreds of people; customers, employees, partners, and the list goes on; who are all looking for your attention regarding an endless sea of different topics and initiatives. Strategies innovation senior management

Digital Transformation: The Why, What & How For Transformational Leaders…

The Future Shapers

Setting The Scene: The Digital Leader. As the 4iR digital revolution increasingly fuses the virtual world with the real world, businesses are changing right before our very eyes.

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Quantifying a Culture of Innovation

A rigorous, quantitative analysis of corporate innovation cultures – the most comprehensive study on this topic ever.

Examples of Great Innovation Engagement Videos


When participation from your crowd is critical to your innovation program, you’ve got to have a multi-channel engagement strategy that works.

When the Box is the Limit

Innovation Excellence

Recently I had the opportunity to interview Walter Vandervelde, author of the compelling new book When the Box is the Limit. Walter believes that creativity is a mindset. Creativity is his profession, and he adores inspiring and helping people to develop their creative potential.

Change Management Strategy – 6 Areas to Highlight What’s New


Here is something I do not remember ever seeing before to call out a change in traffic regulations: a NEW sign pointing out a recently-installed stop sign at a street intersection. I noticed the sign, on Main Street in Kansas City, Missouri, as we drove to an after-mass breakfast one Sunday.

Changes to Drive More Value from Your Innovation / Ideation Platform


In our previous article we focused on some of the serious issues being faced by clients and vendors who are working with innovation / ideation platforms. Enabling Factors Trend Alert

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.

Four Pillars of Innovation – People, Learning, Judgment and Trust

Mike Shipulski

Innovation is a hot topic. Everyone wants to do it. And everyone wants a simple process that works step-wise – first this, then that, then success. But Innovation isn’t like that. I think it’s more effective to think of innovation as a result.

When the Front End and Back End of Innovation Collide

Innovation Excellence

This article was inspired by a recent blog by Seth Godin, where he discussed some challenges that start-ups who rely on early adopters may face when they scale up. link] a start-up, early adopters who are highly engaged in a category, and/or know they have a problem, often represent easy sales.

The Bitcoin Fad – Successfully Understanding Trends vs Fads

Adam Hartung

Bitcoin value continues to decline, as I predicted in Aug 2017 because it has all the signs of being a fad. Many thought Bitcoin was "the next big thing" and maybe it will be in the future, but for now investors have stopped celebrating with "Macarena".

How to Improve Your Company’s Productivity


Maintaining productivity and positivity in the workplace is an ongoing struggle for many businesses and employees. The grind of 9-to-5 life weighs on people and makes it hard to find excitement and motivation throughout the day. Organization & Culture Business company culture mind mapping motivated music productivity Success

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!

Digitizing Design Thinking


Taking a look at this exciting new horizon with expert Fredrik Heghammar

Mapping Experiences

Innovation Excellence

Recently I had the opportunity to interview Jim Kalbach, author of the interesting book Mapping Experiences: A Complete Guide to Creating Value through Journeys, Blueprints, and Diagrams.

#1,398 – Brain Controlled TV

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

If you spent either Cyber Monday or Black Friday purchasing a new TV then I’ve got some bad news: you probably just wasted your money. Because in a few years you might be replacing it with a new version from Samsung, one that can be controlled with your very own thoughts. That’s right.