Sat.Aug 18, 2018 - Fri.Aug 24, 2018

Common Mistakes When Partnering with Startups | Collective Campus

Collectivecamp

Investment on digital transformation alone is set to hit US$7 trillion worldwide by 2021, according to IDC. However, big investments open the door for costly failures, and 84% of digital transformations go on to fail. Organisations are investing big on innovation initiatives that are said to build a culture of innovation but ultimately amount to little more than innovation theatre, despite their best intentions

4 Things Nobody Ever Tells You About Innovation

Digital Tonto

The truth is that there is no one path to innovation, everybody has to find their own way Related posts: #MonkeyFirst Innovation. Becoming A Successful Executive Doesn’t Prepare You To Innovate. 4. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Innovation

Sleeping with the enemy: The pain of innovation disrupting your industry

Idea to Value

I’d like to start today’s article with a story about something that shook me up a bit recently. I recently bought a diamond engagement ring at an amazing online store, but needed to get the size adjusted slightly.

Is it better to solve problems in isolation or by collaborating with others?

Game-Changer

I’ve always believed that the best way to brainstorm is a hybrid of thinking by ourselves and then sharing that with a group to build on each other’s ideas; as opposed to brainstorming with a group from the start.

Innovate Faster with Metrics that Matter

Tracking the right metrics is crucial to innovating your products and growing your business. Written by Mixpanel’s Director of Analytics Strategy, Fatih Koca, get the tools, insights, and framework top companies use to define their product metrics.

The legend of the Gordian Knot and today’s oganizations “knotty” problems

Paul Hobcraft

Cutting the Gordian Knot. If you are not aware, it is worth reading about the Gordian Knot. For people the world over, the Gordian Knot represents the difficult, the intractable and often the insolvable problem.

More Trending

Top Firms Driving Corporate Innovation

Rocketspace

As industries consistently change with new technologies emerging, companies need to adapt to these changes in order to maintain success. Where can organizations turn when they want to know how to remain competitive in their respective industries, even when they have limited expertise in innovation?

When A Focus On Short-term Results Kills Innovation

Game-Changer

Why do established businesses fail? Because they miss the future. And what contributes to them missing the future? Many things, among them is a focus on maintaining the status-quo while avoiding uncertainty.

Why Debate Is The Next Frontier In Artificial Intelligence

Digital Tonto

The future of technology is always more human Related posts: Artificial Intelligence Needs Conversational Intelligence. Here’s Why: 4 Ways Every Business Needs To Use Artificial Intelligence. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Is Your Company Culture Anti-Innovation?

IdeaScale

In a recent article from Harvard Business Review , researchers reported that one of the most common barriers to innovation is internal politics. But the second most commonly cited barrier was cultural issues.

The 7 Habits of Highly Innovative Organizations

While a sustainable standardized method of innovation still eludes most organizations - having this in your toolbox is a game changer! Discover the 7 essential habits for enabling companies to systemize and establish innovation as a core competency.

Top Firms Driving Corporate Innovation

Rocketspace

As industries consistently change with new technologies emerging, companies need to adapt to these changes in order to maintain success. Where can organizations turn when they want to know how to remain competitive in their respective industries, even when they have limited expertise in innovation?

Digital Transformation: the Elephant in the Python

RTI Innovation Advisors

Lately I've been thinking a lot about the latest fad in business thinking - digital transformation. As technologies become more pervasive, and our ability to gather and process a lot of information increases, it makes sense to think about how digital solutions may change the way we work, either by replacing monotonous tasks, automating entire business processes, anticipating future trends and hundreds of other ways.

Data 109

A Disruptive World Requires New Leadership Capabilities

Innovation Excellence

Whether you are a company that wants to attract top talent or an individual who is trying to land your dream job, or create a new business, it’s becoming clear that the future of work is both human and technology centred.

Needs and Problems in the Nonprofit Sector

IdeaScale

Tackling massive problems such as social injustice, income inequality, healthcare availability, sustainability (among others) requires innovation, a process by which ideas are transformed into implemented services or products.

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.

Urban innovation labs, hubs, coworking spaces… Which one to choose to boost your innovation?

InnovationManagement

Innovation is the Holy Grail of business success that can supercharge any kind of organisations from corporates to start-ups and shift them towards growth.

Is a Disruptive Business Model Beyond Your Brand?

BrainZooming

Morgan Chase has announced a new online brokerage platform called, You Invest. The app targets its more than 47 million customers with free brokerage services , including 100 free trades in the first year.

Finally, A Commencement Speech About Innovation and Creativity

Innovation Excellence

Think Big Anyway! That’s what Innovation Excellence contributor Robert B. Tucker advised students when he delivered the commencement address at the University of California, Davis.

What is a Conference Feedback Survey?

IdeaScale

Conference feedback surveys are sent out to participants after they attend a conference to learn from them the areas which can be improved and those that they appreciate.

Survey 130

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.

Innovation Management Processes – Figuring Out the Right One

Viima

A general misconception of innovation management is that in order to become innovative, you just need to generate a lot of new ideas.

A Strong Corporate Culture Can Kill Your Recruiting and Retention Efforts

Stephen Shapiro

Is your organization a cult?

Virtuous Entrepreneurship

Innovation Excellence

To figure out what’s next, define the system as it is.

Mike Shipulski

Every day starts and ends in the present. Sure, you can put yourself in the future and image what it could be or put yourself in the past and remember what was. But, neither domain is actionable. You can’t change the past, nor can you control the future.

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.

Innovation Training Under Utilized

Gregg Fraley

Training Accelerates Innovation. 94% of managers are unsatisfied with their companies innovation performance. 70% of CEO’s see innovation as a key driver of growth. That’s what McKinsey says in this article.

Effectively shifting gears between the different phases of the Innovation Pipeline

InnovationManagement

Adventurous as the word innovation may sound, an innovation consultant’s job consists for a large part in de-risking the innovation process. In order for innovation to be a viable undertaking for any company, the outcomes of the innovation need to be maximized, while the risk involved needs to be contained as much as possible. Strategies agile development business model innovation de-risking design thining growth fit innovation lean startup phases pipeline problem fit solution fit switch gear

Poo as Good Business

Innovation Excellence

Talk about nothing wasted. Behold the founding story, which reads more like a creation myth, of Poo~Pourri. A 40-year old woman from Jonesboro, Arkansas declares her second bankruptcy. Conventional “rules” of success did not work for her life.

Ask Not If Your Idea Can Make Money, Ask If It Can Help Humans

helloFUTURE

A common refrain that I hear from individuals at some of the companies that we’ve worked with in the past (and some prospects who ultimately decide not to work with us) is that we are experts at generating ideas, but most of those ideas simply do not have a business model – which is, of… The post Ask Not If Your Idea Can Make Money, Ask If It Can Help Humans appeared first on hellofuture.

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.