Insights from the LES 2018 Annual Meeting

Yet2

Our team members Kim Ayers , Danny Soltan , and Bob Miller recently attended the LES 2018 Annual Meeting , which, conveniently, took place here in Boston. LES is the Licensing Executives Society; this was the meeting of its members based in the U.S. The post Insights from the LES 2018 Annual Meeting appeared first on yet2. Insight Intellectual property IP LES 2018 annual meeting outlicensing

Why Are Meetings so Important and How to Make them Effective and Fun

Rmukesh Gupta

Premise: Not a day goes by when I dont hear someone complain about yet another meeting that they need to attend and how it is such a waste of time, money and effort. You can read more about this and how he ran these meetings here. Meetings Are Reflections of the Culture.

Belly Button Meeting Tips

Innovation Excellence

We get hired to moderate and facilitate a lot of meetings. Some of the most telling is the meetings that explore a potential growth area for a business. Sometimes they are annual strategic workshops. Sometimes they are customer co-creations.

Meet the Team – Danny Soltan

Yet2

The post Meet the Team – Danny Soltan appeared first on yet2. Insight 3D printing additive manufacturing composite materials danny soltan Innovation meet the yet2 team Open Innovation outlicensing services patent sales patent selling tech selling services yet2This is one in a series of blog posts where we highlight members of the global yet2 team. We recently spoke with Danny Soltan , a licensing and commercialization associate in our Boston office. . What’s your role at yet2 ?

Measuring Innovation Performance

access, during shareholder meetings. Rate of meeting product launch deadlines Ideas generated Contribution to product and process roadmap Peer learning Employee engagement No matter what the key performance indicators of innovation (operational, tactical, and.

Meet Idea Hunt's Youngest Developer

IdeaHunt

At age 14, Caspian is Coding and Making an impact

13 Great Questions to Choose from for your next Management Meeting

Destination Innovation

Most management meetings are dull affairs stacked full of short-term urgent problems that need fixing. Here are some questions which I use in corporate brainstorm meetings. Brainstorming and Ideation Management brainstorm meeting mundane question strategy

Optimizing Meetings to Maximize Individual Brainstorming Time

InnovationManagement

Are you overwhelmed by unnecessary meetings ? We’ve all been there: one more meeting, and you feel like you’re going to scream. If you feel like the number of meetings you’ve been attending is cutting into your productivity , you’re not imagining it.

Death by Meeting – 18 Articles on Effective Meetings

BrainZooming

Are you experiencing death by meeting syndrome at work? It seems as if everyone we talk to in companies of any size complains about the death by meeting syndrome where it’s impossible to get any work done for all the business meetings they have to attend. Meeting Locations.

Meet the Exago Innovation Guru prize-winners

Exago

The post Meet the Exago Innovation Guru prize-winners appeared first on Exago. The challenge was set, the votes counted and the champions announced. And now, Exago has delivered the prizes to the Innovation Guru Award winners of 2017. We were proud to present the trophies to Via Varejo, Ageas and CTT, the three clients who especially stood out for their solid focus and resilience to innovate over the past year. Blog Insights awards innovation gurus innovation management innovation-result

6 Ways to Create a Successful Innovation Program

ability to easily scale across multiple business units, seamlessly integrate with existing systems, and meet. The practice of innovation has come a long way, and for good reason.

13 Smart Questions for your Management Meetings

Innovation Excellence

Most management meetings are dull affairs stacked full of short-term problems that need fixing. Consumer Innovation Creativity Innovation Management Processes & Tools Sales Strategy Training 13 smart Brainstorm ideas Leadership Meetings offsite questions Strategic

Creating Meaningful Organizations - Learnings from the 2016 Academy of Management Meeting

Hype

Noble pursuit and this year’s theme at the Academy of Management’s 76th Annual Meeting (AOM) where close to 10,000 students, scholars, and professionals in the management and organization space gathered to discuss companies’ raison d’être. Making organizations meaningful.

Beneath the Jargon: where "transformation" meets innovation

Imaginatik

It was pervasive; it was flung about in workshops and articles, books and business meetings, from Cape Town to Cairo, Seoul to Singapore, in different industries, in different sizes of firms. Take a ‘hot’ business word of today: transformation.

Meet Exago’s new Head of Innovation Services

Exago

The post Meet Exago’s new Head of Innovation Services appeared first on www.exago.com.

How to Improve Customer Experience in an Era of Choice

Smart businesses today are already rethinking how they meet and exceed. HOW TO CAPTURE THE VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER IN AN ERA OF CHOICE - SPIGIT 1 HOW TO IMPROVE. CUSTOMER. EXPERIENCE IN AN.

What People Really Mean at Meetings!

Michael Roberto

meetings

How To Run a Meeting Effectively

Michael Roberto

meetings

Tips for Facilitating Meetings with Different Personality Types

Innovation Excellence

Anyone who has lead a meeting has been there. You are leading a meeting, ideation session or workshop, and watching the meeting run off track or hijacked by the mix of personalities in the room. collaboration Psychology Facilitation Meetings

Abruptly Halting the Cluster F%@k of Business Meetings

BrainZooming

You know, this week doesn’t have to be as unproductive as last week, what with business meetings going nowhere along with wasting time, positive energy, and any hope of creativity. Brainzooming - All Posts Collaboration Innovation Strategic Thinking business meetings

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

a well-established enterprise can’t meet with every employee, which means. 11 Proven Ways to. Turn Your Culture Into.

Executives Meet to Discuss the ROI of Innovation

Moves the Needle

Have you ever been in that electric environment where everyone around you possesses an intricate and expansive wealth of knowledge? If you answered yes, you know exactly the type of occurrence we are referring to.

Should the Manager be in the Ideation Meeting?

Innovation Excellence

You want to hold a meeting with your team in order to generate some really creative ideas. You naturally want to lead the meeting but should you be in the room at all? You would like the group to challenge assumptions, think differently and come up with plenty of radical proposals.

12 Reasons Why Hotel Meeting Rooms Suck for Collaboration

BrainZooming

By and large, hotel meetings rooms suck for actually encouraging people to collaborate and work productively. That’s why I find myself so frequently trying to manipulate hotel meeting rooms in ways that hotel proprietors never imagined.

Innovation Management meets Crowdsourcing

ITONICS

The post Innovation Management meets Crowdsourcing appeared first on. “ (…) the world is becoming too fast, too complex and too networked for any company to have all the answers inside.” – Yochai Benkler, professor at the Harvard Law Business School and author of “The Wealth of Networks”.

Spigit's 2018 State of Crowdsourced Innovation Report

ideas meet reality in the implementation. 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.

Meet Enel, InnoCentive’s Innovation and Sustainability Partner

Innocentive

Back in May, InnoCentive officially announced a major partnership with Enel , a multinational leader and integrated player in the global power, gas and renewables markets.

An Innovation Management Solution that Meets Your FedRAMP Requirements

IdeaScale

As a result of these investments, IdeaScale is ready to provide an innovation management solution to meet the FedRAMP needs of any federal agency. Whether you work for the government or for enterprise, IdeaScale has a solution to meet your department’s security needs. —.

Getting rid of pointless strategy formulation meetings

The Future Shapers

This has the potential of saving endless misdirected SWOT analyses, and lots of alignment meetings. The post Getting rid of pointless strategy formulation meetings appeared first on The Future Shapers. Often times creating a corporate strategy is viewed as a tedious and actionless process sucking up hundreds of men-hours. And the bad rep is for a good reason, as the only thing that can be shown for, in most cases, is a memo attached to a PowerPoint presentation.

13 Tactics and Tips for Running Meetings

Grasshopper Herder

I recently ran across an old guide to running meetings that I wrote for a larger company. Here is is with only minor edits: Productivity meetings organizing meetings

Mixing Qualitative & Quantitative Data with Storyboarding

Speaker: Tristan Kromer, Lean Agile Coach, Kromatic

Both are necessary to have a complete understanding of where the desirability of the product meets the viability of the business. Qualitative vs. Quantitative is a silly argument.

12 Reasons Budget Meetings Aren’t Strategic and 3 Ways to Fix Them

BrainZooming

While everyone hopes these meetings are smart, strategic, and have a meaningful impact on the business , that rarely seems to be the case. 12 Reasons Budget Meetings Aren’t Strategic. Too often, budget meetings aren’t strategic. 3 Ways to Fix Budget Meetings.

Book in Brief: Meeting Design for Managers, Makers, and Everyone

Boxes and Arrows

Editors’ note: This “Book in Brief” feature here on Boxes and Arrows is from Kevin Hoffman’s Meeting Design for Managers, Makers, and Everyone. How to Design a Meeting. Meeting Design for Managers, Makers, and Everyone. What is a well-designed meeting?

Team Collaboration – 14 Benefits from Pre-Meeting Outreach

BrainZooming

Learning what participants in an upcoming big meeting know, think, and believe before they come together in a large group is one tactic to strengthen team collaboration. 14 Team Collaboration Benefits from Pre-Meeting Outreach.

Meet us at Unbound Festival, London

Idea Drop

More than 5000 founders, investors, corporates and thought leaders will be coming to meet the most innovative startups from all across Europe. The post Meet us at Unbound Festival, London appeared first on Idea Drop | Idea Management Software.

5 Product Traps - And Better Paths

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

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?

Where Do Design and Business Strategy Meet? Design Thinking

Boxes and Arrows

The post Where Do Design and Business Strategy Meet? Design is a logical art. It’s the thought process behind the first mark on a page. It’s empathy applied systematically. It’s creative through abductive reasoning. In other words, designers are no strangers to strategy. Yet even designers themselves forget that the world of design is much larger than mockups and prototypes.

Creative Thinking – We All Have Our “Pizza Meeting” Weak Spots

BrainZooming

“I know you have a certain way you set up for your pizza meeting. But your pizza meetings COULD BE DIFFERENT.”. What’s a “pizza meeting,” and what does it have to do with creative thinking? As we were wrapping up, the next group came in for their lunch meeting.

When the Blockchain Meets the Road

Innovation Excellence

An Exciting Future vs. Government Regulation -- The future of human travel is exciting. We conquered the skies when the Wright brothers took flight in 1903, only after turning our attention from the invention of the underground railway in London in the late 1800s.

When Disruption Meets Laughter & Fun

Mills-Scofield

I was so honored to be a guest on DisrupTV with my good friend Vala Afshar of Salesforce and Ray Wang , founder of Constellation Research. As to be expected, we had a great time talking blue lobsters, innovation, virtues, strategy and women in tech. Take a look!

Living With Technical Debt: Balancing Quality and Perfection

Speaker: Cliff Gilley, The Clever PM

Are we willing to live with some level of technical debt in order to ship product and meet deadlines? As a Product Manager, you probably have to deal with technical debt. Regularly. Whether you like it or not - because it can’t be avoided.