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Unilever pledges £40 million to social innovation using the Exago software

Exago

In partnership with the UK’s Department for International Development, the multinational Unilever has pledged £40 million to support social enterprises through the joint initiative TRANSFORM. To invite ideas and collaboration to further catalyse impact, they have chosen Exago’s open innovation management software. The post Unilever pledges £40 million to social innovation using the Exago software appeared first on Exago.

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Social innovation

HunchBuzz

We live in a world that literally changes by the minute, with new technology and ideas launched on a daily basis. This is where social innovation comes into play to make sure that it happens. Just about everything that can affect how a society operates, such as education, working conditions, health issues, and much more, fall under the umbrella of social innovation. Pollution is another problem, but can be attacked using social innovation.

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The Triple Bottom Line Framework

Innovation Excellence

Innovation Social Innovation Idea Management sustainability Sustainable InnovationGUEST POST from Dainora Jocuite Money, money, money. It wasn’t so long ago that it was always sunny in the rich man’s world.

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What Is Idea Management Anyway?

HunchBuzz

Her work had asked her, and her colleagues, to come up with some new ideas towards a project they had commissioned. When I mentioned ‘Idea Management’ to her, her eyes went blank. Yet Idea Management is something that shouldn’t be ignored, as any idea is the raw material for innovation if you allow it to be. So what is Idea Management? The idea itself. The suggestion box provided a platform to get ideas, but not to evolve them.

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Get Social with Your Innovation

Braden Kelley

If your organization is struggling to sustain its innovation efforts, then I hope you will do the following things. Create the flexibility necessary to deal with the constant change that … Continue reading → collaboration Innovation Leadership Social Innovation Idea Management ideas innovation leadership Innovation Management innovation teams innovative thinking Insights Management Nine Innovation Roles organizational psychology passion Psychology Social

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15 most important Innovation Theories your company should be using

Idea to Value

Every company says that innovation is important, and that they value the ideas of their people. Yet the problem lies in the fact that so few established companies actually know how to go about getting value out of their innovation ambitions, let alone turning it into profit. In fact, according to some estimates by Doblin , 96% of all new innovations which established companies attempt fail to make a return on investment. 2 – Ten Types of Innovation.

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The Buzz about HunchBuzz

HunchBuzz

Jennie Guzman is a Wellington based content writer/Comms student @Massey getting the lowdown on Innovation, Idea Management Software and Collaboration from one of NZ’s finest – HunchBuzz. When I sat down with Thomas Mitchell of HunchBuzz, I had no idea what to expect. For the next twenty minutes, we discussed HunchBuzz Idea Management Software and how far it’s come from its early days of conception in late 2012. What Is Idea Management Anyway?

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Enterprise Innovation Management Research Report

eZassi

CIMdata Publishes Enterprise Innovation Management Solutions Landscape — Connecting the Dots. eZassi Participates in CIMdata’s Enterprise Innovation Management Solutions Landscape Report Findings. CIMdata recently published this report, eZassi participated in the report findings, providing insight, commentary, discovery and suggestions to aide in guiding enterprise organizations with connecting the dots of enterprise innovation management (EIM).

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Innovation and the sharing economy

Idea Drop

One of the most innovative and game-changing business models of recent years, the ‘sharing economy’ has taken the world by storm. In short, they need to get innovating and fast. In short, the sharing economy represents a constant wheel of innovation which could rival that of the most innovative organisations. This represents an exciting new era of social innovation that champions crowdsourcing, communities and connecting citizens.

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5 Things You Need to Know About Collaborative Innovation Software

Planbox

Collaborative innovation software brings purpose, focus, and structure to collaboration to help you turn ideas into commercial value. Okay, maybe not a rockstar, but you get the idea (pun intended). Crowdsourcing is, well, sourcing ideas from a crowd. Open innovation !

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Nordic Innovations Bringing People Together

Ideanote

Nordic countries are full of good ideas. Here are some examples of nordic innovations we like so much, that we just have to share with you: Komm Inn – Norway. Komm Inn (to be read as “come in”) began as an idea in Sweden and was brought to life by Norwegians through technology. The Life Cycle Café is an amazing example of social innovation. Here they share ideas and learn from each other. We are absolutely crazy about this idea!

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Nordic Innovations Bringing People Together

Ideanote

Nordic countries are full of good ideas. Here are some examples of nordic innovations we like so much, that we just have to share with you: Komm Inn – Norway. Komm Inn (to be read as “come in”) began as an idea in Sweden and was brought to life by Norwegians through technology. The Life Cycle Café is an amazing example of social innovation. Here they share ideas and learn from each other. We are absolutely crazy about this idea!

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Danish hygge through innovation

Ideanote

Globally, Copenhagen is recognized for its excellent design and innovation, providing simple yet functional aspects to its communities. Over the years, Copenhagen has been keen on developing and utilizing its open, empty spaces with great innovation. Especially when it comes to innovations that bring people together. One great example of innovation that brings the community together is right in our backyard – Superkilen. Danish Innovation.

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Citizensourcing involves people in what affects them most

HunchBuzz

Citizensourcing software, which puts organisations in touch with people but with more control than social media, is being released by leading social innovation platform HunchBuzz. Organisations can create a challenge or campaign that relates to key issues, and then access meaningful insights through engaging in conversations with their citizens, says HunchBuzz managing director Steven Morey. MEDIA RELEASE. For immediate release. 17 September 2013.

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The Buzz about HunchBuzz

HunchBuzz

Jennie Guzman is a Wellington based content writer/Comms student @Massey getting the lowdown on Innovation, Idea Management Software and Collaboration from one of NZ’s finest. When I sat down with Thomas Mitchell of HunchBuzz, I had no idea what to expect. For the next twenty minutes, we discussed HunchBuzz Idea Management Software and how far it’s come from its early days of conception in late 2012. Hunchbuzz began, ironically, with an idea.