Group dynamics and ranking

Beyond the Obvious

Before we start ranking I want you to think about group dynamics for a second. Ideally you will have somewhere between five and ten people participating in your ideation group. Book Book Excerpts group dynamics idea ranking ideation group Killer Questions Ranking ranking system

BP Technology Group

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Stephen Cook is Chief Commercial Officer, Group Technology at BP since 2017, committed to commercial deals in technology-related business development, also cultivating and delivering capability in technology strategy, and intelligence. . Innovation Rapid Innovation Unit Accelerator BP Corporate accelerator Entrepreneur Incubation intrapreneur Start-up Stephen Cook

Building an Innovation and Insights Group from Scratch

Braden Kelley

Many of you reading this have created or operated innovation or insights programs for organizations of a variety of sizes, or are curious about how to go about it.

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Peer Group “Scaling-Up”: Initial Survey Results

Innovation Excellence

Europe Feature Of The Week Industry Innovation Leadership Survey business management Organizational Change Peer Groups Venture Management

6 Ways to Create a Successful Innovation Program

With over five million users in the Fortune Global 500 from companies as diverse as UnitedHealth Group, Unilever and AT&T, Spigit. or group presents an idea to a panel of subject matter. words, crowdsourcing means leveraging the collective intelligence of a diverse group of.

How a Facebook group found a eggwhite substitute in chickpeas

Idea to Value

Today I want to show you a recent example, where a group on Facebook found a solution to a problem which the food industry has spent billions trying to solve. Sometimes, the biggest innovation breakthroughs come from unexpected places.

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Turn Your Diverse Group into a Team

The Human Factor

Hiring a diverse range of people sounds easy enough but when you have a group of individuals who all have completely different backgrounds, personalities and experiences, how do you gel them into a team? Invest in the Group…. Image source. Contributed post –.

MCA Groupe Solver Spotlight


To find out, we spoke to Camille Pinard, Structured Projects Manager at the MCA GROUPE – a global engineering and high-tech consulting company and two-time winners of InnoCentive Challenges ( 9933751 and 9933755 ).

How To Staff Your Innovation Group


You can go back here to read the full post, but in short, the DoIts are the action takers, the ones… The post How To Staff Your Innovation Group appeared first on hellofuture. Fill It Full Of Doits, And You’ll Never Be Short Of Ideas A while back, I wrote a blog post about the two kinds of people in the world, the ShouldWes and the DoIts.

Why You Need a Gremlin Group

Innovation Excellence

True story. A brilliant engineer, one of the smartest people I’ve met, was confident that his 6-year old daughter would win the annual school science contest called the Great Egg-Drop Challenge.

Quantifying a Culture of Innovation

generates more ideas than any small group, no matter how innovative; the more people in a company who participate, the more actionable. Frequency: More frequent challenges generate more ideas UnitedHealth Group is the largest health insurer in the US with. QUANTIFYING A CULTURE OF.

How to Build an Innovation and Insights Group from Scratch

Innovation Excellence

Operating an innovation program or leading an insights group is definitely much different than creating one. Many of you reading this have created or operated innovation or insights programs for organizations of a variety of sizes, or are curious about how to go about it.

Peer Group “Scaling-Up”: Initial Survey Results

Integrative Innovation

In the Peer Group we find companies from. Penny Schiffer , Head of Swisscom Startup Initiatives, and her team hosted a group of 15 senior managers from the joining companies and us. In the view of the Peer Group, the soft factors are even more critical than the hard factors.

7 Ways Groups Can Collaborate on Fun Strategic Planning


An executive responsible for strategy planning who was downloading our eBook on 11 Fun Strategic Planning Ideas posed an important question: How can you successfully identify and try new ways to get internal groups working together on strategic planning?

Creative Diversity – What group will drive implementation success?


Originally, the goal was simply bringing a diverse group together from across the company. That is a great lesson whenever you are thinking about selecting a diverse group of participants for a strategic or creative thinking workshop.

Data From 3.5 Million Employees Shows How Innovation Really Works

It’s the wisdom of the crowd: a large mass of participants will always out-ideate a small group of smart people. INNOVATION Data From 3.5

3 Ways to Find Strong Creative Thinking Skills in Logic-Oriented Groups


I was talking with someone who was wondering aloud about how to boost the creative thinking skills of a group made up primarily of fact- and logic-driven individuals. 3 Ways to Find Strong Creative Thinking Skills in Logic-Oriented Groups. Have the Group Perform an Abstract Task.

Using Games to Help Your Group Create Amazing Products

Innovation Excellence

Games can also be applied to innovation, which is the topic of the book “Innovation Games: Creating Breakthrough Products Through Collaborative Play.”

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How to Get the Most from Your Business Networking Group

Innovators Alliance

Business-to-business networking groups present many opportunities to expand your knowledge, learn from the success of others, foster strong relationships, and tell others about your business. So, what do you need to do to get the most from your business networking group?

How Schibsted Media Group Used Empathy and Evidence to Validate New Ideas

Moves the Needle

Schibsted Media Group Case Study Founded in 1839, Schibsted Media Group is a Norwegian media group with operations in 29 countries, the most important being Norway and Sweden.

How to Improve Customer Experience in an Era of Choice

Consider stats such as: • Best-in-class VoC companies have an almost 10-times-greater year-over- year increase in annual revenue (according to Aberdeen Group) • 75% of online customers expect help within 5 minutes (according to.

10 Skills You Need to Nurture in Your Innovation Group


Organizational innovation requires discipline. And like any other discipline, it requires monitoring and training to make sure that you’re on the cutting edge of your capabilities. But what skills should you focus on building and how can you track your progress? Strategies accountability collaboration employee engagement goals implementation innovation culture innovation fitness leadership open innovation reporting skills management trend

3 Reasons To Attend the Sophia User Group Meeting


While there are many reasons to attend the Sophia User Group Meeting, some are better than others. To help, we've summarized some of the best below

3 Reasons To Attend the Sophia User Group Meeting


While there are many reasons to attend the Sophia User Group Meeting, some are better than others. To help, we've summarized some of the best below

3 Types of People You Need in Your B2B Networking Group

Innovators Alliance

We all know the value of business-to-business networking groups; they present opportunities to expand your knowledge, learn from the success and failures of others, foster strong relationships, and share your own business experiences. How to Get the Most from Your Business Networking Group.

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11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Culture into a Culture of Innovation

Rather than harbor innovation within a small group or department, take. 11 Proven Ways to. Turn Your Culture Into. a Culture of Innovation 2 // 19Spigit: 11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Existing Culture Into a Culture of Innovation 1 2 94% of senior executives in a research study by McKinsey said.

Ignore focus groups: a guide to do your own customer validation

Board of Innovation

The post Ignore focus groups: a guide to do your own customer validation appeared first on Board of Innovation. When working with corporate teams I regularly face discussions on when and how to do customer research.

A New Facebook Group for Aspiring Innovators and Cultural Creatives

Idea Champions

This is why I have launched "Being a Creator on Planet Earth" -- a new Facebook group designed to help aspiring innovators, from every walk of life, manifest their big, bold, beautiful ideas. The Facebook Group. The creator of the Facebook Group.

Innovation Circle by Innovation360 Group at IAOIP’s Innova-Con

Innovation 360

Innovation 360 GroupInnovation360 Group is collaborating with The International Association of Innovation Professionals, to deliver the following events at Innova-Con 2018. VIP Innovation Circle hosted by Innovation360 Group at Innova-Con.

Strategic Thinking Skills – 5 Keys to Leading Groups to Action


The call was an opportunity for board members to react and share perspectives for the first time as a group about a critical business topic. One board member remarked later how easy it was to get lost in the back-and-forth without identifying anything the group would recommend.

Spigit's 2018 State of Crowdsourced Innovation Report

someone outside the group or business unit. THE 2018 STATE OF. CROWDSOURCED. INNOVATION. REPORT Methodology Spigit’s 2018 State of Crowdsourced Innovation Report. is based on quantitative and qualitative data from an. online survey fielded in February 2018. The report also.

9 Ideas on How to Involve a Team in Group Strategy Exercises


Whenever possible, we try to help clients select a mix of people to participate in group strategy exercises. We are also proponents for reaching beyond familiar people that are always involved strategic planning meetings and drive the outcomes of group strategy exercises.

Empowering those with Disabilities – Product Hunt Columbus Recap: IDEAL Group


Empowering those with Disabilities – IDEAL Group. Empowering those with Disabilities – IDEAL Group. The IDEAL Group is a social enterprise. Steve Jacobs, of the IDEAL Group, came to Product Hunt Columbus to demo a closed-captioning product looking to solve these issues. As a solution, the IDEAL Group created a mobile app that allows users to write in an equation with their finger. Learn more about the IDEAL Group. Product Hunt Columbus Recap.

CCK08: Do groups filter access to networks?

Dave Gray Info

I was reading this excellent post about groups and networks and I started to think about if groups filter access to networks. I think that all of the readings this week (at least how I understand them ) point to groups being a restricted entity. In other words, there are definite boundaries to a group, access is controlled, there is an accepted language and other norms, etc. In my last post I talked about group styles, or signatures.

Comment on How to Run a Mastermind Group by eccountability

Stephen Shapiro

Although this post is almost 10 years old it covers off everything you need and it packed with great advice. Thanks Steven

6 Keys to Making Collaborative Innovation Successful

Speaker: Soren Kaplan, Founder of InnovationPoint

BOOK GROUP PRESS GREENLEAF The H o w t o C r e a t e a C U l t U r e o f i N N o v a t i o N S o r e n K a p l a n , p h D An Excerpt from. Published by Greenleaf Book Group Press Austin, Texas Copyright ©2017 Soren Kaplan All rights reserved.

Corporate ‘Scaling-Up’: Joining the Peer Group to Solve the Challenges

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Internal startups and corporate intrapreneurs are facing difficulties to scale, just like usual startups struggle at transforming their first customers in large business.

Get accredited as an Innovation360 Group Licensed

Innovation 360

The post Get accredited as an Innovation360 Group Licensed. Black Belt. Purpose. Mastering Innovation Management. Ready for a lifelong learning journey. Content. Insights and learnings. Elements of Innovation – Mastering the Theory. Creating Echo Systems and Eco System Innovation. Regional Development: Triple Helix and Innovation. Competence/People Management – Linking Innovation to HR. Digitalization, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence – Linking to technology. Excel in ideation.

Group Mind, Propaganda, Selfhood, and the Need to Belong

Idea Champions

Big thanks to Val Vadeboncoeur for the heads up. Idea Champions

Strategic Planning Techniques – 2 Questions that Don’t Work in Groups


I’ve mentioned my surprise upon realizing strategic planning techniques The Brainzooming Group uses seem to have emerged from Bible passages. Sometimes the strategic thinking best approach involves a large, in-person group.

Connecting Analytics to Strategy - Keeping Your Corporate Objective In Sight

Speaker: Tom Evans, Senior Principal Consultant and Trainer, 280 Group

In this webinar, Tom Evans of 280 Group will share insights and lessons learned to better help you understand how to integrate strategy into your analytics discussion.