Coping with Digital Transformation: Adopting a Rapid Innovation Process
DECEMBER 21, 2016
Digital InnovationAs we start to close out our 2016 year, apart from the rush to finish certain tasks off, it is a time of reflection and some forward thinking to welcome in the New Year. From my standpoint I am simply amazed at how the world seems to be spinning faster and faster.
8 Types of Innovation Processes (Infographic)
Open Innovation EU
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
As part of a simulation game on innovation management we have been running at universities and in corporate training programs for over 4 years now, we have developed an integrative model for dealing with innovation management on a daily basis. Blog infographic Innovation processes
We Need To Innovate The Innovation Process
JANUARY 10, 2016
While it may be more romantic to believe in lone geniuses and flashes of insight, truly exceptional innovation is a team sport. Related posts: We Need To Innovate The Science Business Model.
8 Widening Cracks in our Innovation Process
OCTOBER 24, 2015
Can we continue to paper over these real gaps in managing innovation? How long will they continue to widen, undermine and constrain our innovation activities?
6 Keys to Making Collaborative Innovation Successful
Speaker: Soren Kaplan, Founder of InnovationPoint
Chapter 1 So You Want to Be a Disruptive Innovator? Chapter 3 Be Intentional with Your Innovation Intent.25 Chapter 8 assess Your Innovation Culture.97 discussions haven’t explicitly linked culture directly to innovation and business. innovation in other companies.
The 3 Types of Promoters Needed to Support Your Innovation Process
JANUARY 3, 2017
There is a lot of talk nowadays about closing the so-called innovation “gap” or the difference between what leaders say they want in terms of a new product, service, process, or business model innovation and what their organizations actually deliver. The Innovation Manager
Let’s digitize innovation process! with Collaborne mobile app
Rapid Innovation in digital time
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
What if mobile was the right media to support, democratize, and streamline the innovation process? He tells us more about it, … Continue reading → Digital & Internet Execution Innovation Mobile Collaborne Design Thinking Innovation Management Lean startup mobile app Moodi MahmoudiMoodi Mahmoudi is one of the founders of Collaborne, and thats’ excatly what his startup is trying to achieve.
Building ROI and data into your innovation process
Innovation in Practice
DECEMBER 7, 2015
Delivery via drones, real-time data insight into your operations, transformation of your business models— what will 2016 bring for your innovation practice? For innovators working within the confines of large enterprises, the possibilities for transformation, especially with mobile and digital products, are endless. Many innovators take on a project without a plan to measure and revise the return on investment projection (and course-correct) as the product evolves.
Add Rocket Fuel to Your Innovation Process with Gamification
MARCH 9, 2017
Improve your innovation process with gamification. The ideal moment in any innovation process is when innovating becomes fun. That’s where gamification comes in, and it can blast your innovation onto a whole new plane.
The Buyer's Guide to Innovation Management Software
TO INNOVATION. MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS THE BUYER’S GUIDE TO INNOVATION MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS 2 1 2016 Gartner CIO Agenda Report 2 The Forrester Wave™: Innovation Management Solutions, Q2 2016 In less than a decade, innovation. use to streamline internal processes.
Hunting Innovation: Incorporating Tech Scouting & Corporate Venturing Into Your Internal Innovation Process
APRIL 24, 2017
There are many different types of innovation. Some are internal ( involving employees , incremental innovation , etc.), and some are external ( involving customers , open innovation , etc.). Boost Innovation Outreach by Adding Tech Scouting to your Internal Innovation Process.
Accelerate Growth Through Strategic Integration of Research During the Innovation Process
MARCH 21, 2017
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Applying the Four Lenses of Innovation
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
Rowan Gibson wrote a book called “ The Four Lenses of Innovation: A power tool for creating thinking ” that came out earlier this year. Well, it provides an understanding to the thinking patterns that lead innovators to their big ideas. Research Innovation Processes
Toward a Better Definition of Innovation
MAY 6, 2016
In innovation, the process equals New Value Creation. This process of creation is non-linear, even iterative, insights-based, and way-finding, a process of discovery, not optimization.
Innovation and The Art of Implementation (Part 3)
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
If you want to survive in today’s supersonic-fast business world, innovation is no longer optional, it’s imperative. Underscoring this same sentiment and urgency for business growth via innovation, Visit our Innovation-Innovation coach website today!
6 Ways to Create a Successful Innovation Program
The practice of innovation has come a long way, and for good reason. In response, even the largest, most established firms have prioritized creating a culture of innovation in order to thrive in the coming. is the world’s largest provider of innovation management solutions.
Innovation Through Crowdsourcing and AI
APRIL 24, 2017
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Innovation and The Art of Implementation (Part 1)
OCTOBER 21, 2015
Implementation, hard work, and luck is 90 percent.” — Guy Kawasaki The very purpose of innovation is to change things up, move processes forward, and. [[ This is a content summary only. “A good idea is about ten percent.
Essential Tactics for Innovation Intrepreneurs
APRIL 10, 2017
For authentic innovation to occur at an organization, you have to craft the culture of a place to accept and embrace new ways of working together and being in the market.
Dismantle the Business Model
MARCH 6, 2017
When companies want to innovate, there are three things they can change – products, services, and business models. Build Capability Business Models Innovation Processes & Tools Product Innovation Business Model Diagram new product development NPD Product Performance
Harnessing the Power of Innovation and Crowdsourcing Software
JANUARY 12, 2016
Innovation & Crowdsourcing Software to Unleash the Power of Your Network and Enable Open Innovation and Idea Implementation Even the most egalitarian, Kumbaya-progressive companies often forget. [[ This is a content summary only.
From Startup to Maturity: how to un-kill creativity
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
It inspired me not to find more way to kill creativity, but rather to understand how can established companies un-kill creativity and out-innovate startups. In 1998 Teresa Amabile published the article How to kill Creativity at the Harvard Business Review.
Open Innovation: Overcoming cognitive bias in innovation projects
OCTOBER 23, 2016
This is cognitive bias and it is the enemy of innovation. Innovation Open Innovation Processes & Tools Innovation Management Product Management product managersYou’ve likely heard of the curse of knowledge or sometimes it is called the curse of the expert.
4 Things to Think About When Creating Your Innovation Roadmap
JANUARY 9, 2017
People discuss financial goals, sustainability goals, profitability targets, customer success metrics, and more, but there are also numerous research & development teams out there who are coordinating their annual innovation strategy who struggle in their process to create a cohesive innovation strategy. Life Cycle Processes challenge change management evaluate goals innovation planning innovation process innovation program processes roadblocks roadmap workflow
If you don’t know what to do, you may be on the right track!
MARCH 27, 2017
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Implementation is Your New Competitive Advantage
APRIL 17, 2017
When it comes to implementation there are three things that companies ought to be thinking about in order to maintain a competitive advantage: process, feedback, and the importance of having multiple stakeholders from the beginning. Learn more in this Open Innovation Guide from IdeaScale. Strategies feedback IdeaScale open innovation process Stakeholders
What Innovation Can Learn From Science
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Scientific breakthroughs are often reported as being innovation. I’m a bit of a purist when it comes to definitions, so if science produces inventions, they only become innovation if they are implemented and add value.
Great Innovators as Great Mentors: Is This a Skill You’re Nurturing?
MARCH 12, 2017
Companies that are looking to gain a competitive edge are also looking for the innovators among them. But what do innovators look like? Organization & Culture crowdsourcing innovation process innovators jump mentors oak ridge national laboratory ORNL
How to Frame a Problem Using a Challenge Map
NOVEMBER 27, 2015
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Learn from the Best: Google’s Nine Principles of Innovation (Part 1 of 2)
AUGUST 30, 2016
Exploring Google’s Successful New Product Development and Innovation Process. Google is widely considered, by both the general public and business experts, to be one of the most innovative companies in the world. Innovation comes from anywhere.
The New Innovation Value Chain Perhaps?
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
For a long time I have become increasingly dissatisfied with the way we have managed or even depicted the innovation value chain. So I feel we need to determine a new innovation value chain and would like to make a first attempt. The New Innovation Value Chain Components.
Top 8 Popular Myths about Innovators and Innovation—Debunked! (Part 1 of 2)
AUGUST 5, 2016
For all the buzz-worthy chitchat and media and corporate attention given to innovation, there is nevertheless a massive amount of misinformation concerning innovation.The following are some of the most popular myths about innovators and innovation—debunked.
The Wearable Foreseeable Future of the Workplace
OCTOBER 7, 2016
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Do You Know What Open Innovation Is?
APRIL 19, 2017
In case you hadn’t heard, open innovation was defined by Henry Chesbrough as “a paradigm that assumes that firms can and should use external ideas as well as internal ideas, and internal and external paths to market, as the firms look to advance their technology.”.
The Innovation 'Function'
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
“Innovation” is often discussed in terms of the “idea” as the product and the formation of that idea as somehow unique and ineffable …. In that vision of the “innovation funnel” the idea is at the end… the goal. Any organization can be innovative.
Are Insiders or Outsiders Better Innovators? [Report]
APRIL 20, 2016
A new study looks at the different ways that industry experts innovate when compared to those from other field. Continue reading → Innovation Processes & Tools Research Uncategorized Challenges Expertise Open Innovation report research Talent
Upgrade from a Pilot to a Prototype – Now!
APRIL 13, 2017
It is my strong belief that innovation success derives from prototype initiatives that are carefully planned, properly funded or staffed, and supported from beginning to end by senior executives seeking breakthrough bounties. Design Innovation Processes & Tools Product Innovation minimum viable product MVP pilot PrototypeIt could be about semantics. Or not. A pilot is not a prototype.
Top 5 Innovation TV Shows
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Innovation on TV: The Top 5 Innovation-Inspired Shows . Here’s your Cliff’s Notes version rundown on some of the most popular and talked about current TV shows about innovation. Innovation takeaway: No matter how brilliant your idea is; innovation can’t exist in a vacuum.
Good Manners and Innovation
JUNE 30, 2016
Worse, meetings around ideation or innovation sour when there is lack of good manners. Continue reading → Innovation Creativity innovation process michael graber Southern Growth Studio
Top 8 Myths about Innovators and Innovation—Debunked! (Part 2 of 2)
AUGUST 11, 2016
Today’s business world is buzzing with talk about innovators and innovation. While it’s a good thing that innovation is on the forefront of people’s minds, popular thinking about innovation and the culture of innovation in business is often substantially misguided.