System of Engagement

Information Playground

One of the key points that he made was that traditional IT systems function as a system of record.  Therefore the amount of data managed in a system or record grows fairly predictably, and business intelligence algorithms explore this data with relative ease.

Putting some dynamic tension back into the innovation system

Paul Hobcraft

My feeling is this should change and we establish a “System of Record” that brings the individual learning into a collective one that enables all within the system to gain from and design innovation solutions from a more ‘whole’ system thinking perspective.

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Bad Innovation Systems Beat Good Innovators Every Time

Innovation Excellence

Edwards Deming once famously stated: A bad system will beat a good person every time. It was an attempt to get people to understand the importance of the system and. What was Deming trying to convey with this quote?

Innovation System Thinking on a Sunday! What, no roast or glass of wine? Later.

Paul Hobcraft

” We keep breaking down innovation into its parts, we continually to fail to build this back up into a whole system approach, simply because we don’t understand the whole innovation system and how it all interconnects. Then I went into System Thinking.

6 Keys to Making Collaborative Innovation Successful

Speaker: Soren Kaplan, Founder of InnovationPoint

No part of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted by. BOOK GROUP PRESS www.gbgpress.com 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.

How the current patent system actually hurts innovation (and how patent trolls are being fought)

Idea to Value

And that is because the current system for getting patents is in many ways no longer in line with how the world’s businesses work. Does this system still work? Many of the world’s most forward-thinking companies still heavily support the patent system.

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These guys built a beautiful scale version of our solar system

Idea to Value

In this short film by Wylie Overstreet and Alex Gorosh, they recreate the actual scale of our solar system, taken from the perspective of the Earth being the size of a marble. Inspiration Alex Gorosh to scale solar system Wylie Overstreet

This air cooling system for the slums uses plastic bottles and requires no electricity

Idea to Value

In Bangladesh, 70% of the population live without regular electricity, often in tin-sided huts which can reach 45°C inside. This simple solution is made from recycled materials and can cool a room by 5 degrees, making life much more bearable.

Don't Loose Sight of Innovation's Real Purpose by Looking Deeper Into the Portfolio Management System

Hype

We have all become totally wrapped up in thr “Innovation Theatre.” Some have called these song and dance routines , others like Steve Blank, have described their view of “innovation theatre” around the current obsession of setting up outposts , mostly in Silicon Valley. We seem to be layering on more and more activities to grab the attention and spread out our innovation resources.

Data From 3.5 Million Employees Shows How Innovation Really Works

million employees that have used an idea management system called Spigit. Once you put innovation into a system like this, you can track everything. On average, companies generate one idea for every four participants in the system. INNOVATION Data From 3.5

P&G Overhauls Bonus System

Michael Roberto

The Wall Street Journal reports today that Proctor and Gamble has chosen to overhaul its bonus system for managers. This compensation system change fits with those other efforts. We should keep in mind, however, that no compensation system is perfect.

Five Things You Should Measure about Your Innovation System

The Inovo Group

To address this inherent uncertainty, it is useful to have a framework and model of the innovation system which defines the structural and operational components of the system as well as operational outcomes. Figure 2 – A System Model for Innovation Measurement.

Transcending Our Financial Accounting Systems

Mike Shipulski

And all suffer the same fundamental flaw – they are based on an artificial system of financial accounting. Yet we let our accounting systems lead us around by the nose as if people don’t matter, like the planet doesn’t matter, like what we stand for doesn’t matter.

How Traditional Planning Systems Failed Microsoft, and Its Board

Adam Hartung

In later years these programs were expanded via ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) systems (such as SAP and Oracle) to include other information from sales, logistics, manufacturing and procurement.

National Innovation Systems, Blockchains, and Accelerating Change

InnovationLabs

Anticipating the Future Business Model Innovation Design Thinking Innovation Innovation Process Strategy and Innovation blockchain Foresight and Extreme Creativity innovation system national innovation system The Agile Innovation Master Plan

2017 Business Innovation Report

companies still lack the systems or processes to bridge. A project tracking system helps reduce the risk of insufficient follow-through on idea. Finally, such a system provides the. HOW THE WORLD'S BIGGEST BRANDS. HARNESS THE COLLECTIVE.

Designing a Reward Management System

Tata Consultancy

After detailing the myths about organizational reward culture in my first blog post, Building an Integrated Reward Culture , I want to next talk about designing and managing an effective reward management system.

Bad Innovation Systems Beat Good Innovators (Almost) Every Time

Integrative Innovation

Edwards Deming once famously stated: A bad system will beat a good person every time. . It was an attempt to get people to understand the importance of the system and the futility of trying to focus on blaming people for failures.

What Management Systems are Required to Win?

Innovation Excellence

But do you have a system that sustains all that? You’ve got a winning aspiration, you know where you want to play and how you’ll win using the capabilities needed to pull off the win.

Don’t WannaCry: How to Properly Secure your Innovation Management System from Cyberattack

Qmarkets

Can this nightmare happen to your innovation management system? As most open-innovation systems are web-based, this means that all the standard web-based attacks can be carried out.

SCORRE System Approach for Effective Presentations

Innovation Excellence

Curtis Fletcher, an expert communicator, innovator, and product manager.reveals a simple approach for creating effective presentations for innovators and product managers Continue reading → Leadership People & Skills Communication presentation product managers

5 Types of Innovation System Users – And How You Can Benefit From Them

Qmarkets

How you can engage them : In a system where the currency is ideas, the instigator is a crucial participant. Even when their ideas are a bit too “out-there” or disruptive, they still nurture positive activity in your system by encouraging activity and discussion.

Open Innovation: An Event or System?

Innocentive

Instead it can represent a system; a repeatable framework that has intrinsic importance to the innovation methodology of an organisation. So how does open innovation move from unique and occasional events to perennial and habitual systems?

How RTE, Europe’s Biggest Transmission System Operator Implemented a Collaborative Innovation Lab

Qmarkets

RTE is an energy and utility provider, France's electricity transmission system operator, responsible for the operation, maintenance and development of the French high-voltage transmission system. Approximately 100,000 km long, the system is Europe's largest. In the previous version, the crowd voting tool we used was a simple points system, allocated according to participation, and based on an idea's status, users could gain points and progress from novice to master.

Are Our Accounting Systems Inhibiting Innovation?

Innovation Excellence

When companies base their internal performance measurement systems solely on short-term profits or traditional GAAP-approved accounting returns—the results can be dangerously skewed, causing premature or inappropriate decisions about the fate of new innovations and R&D funding.

Five Tips for Successful Adoption of a PPM System

Innovation Excellence

Change Innovation adoption Business Results Change Control new product development Organizational Change P± pipeline management portfolio and pipeline management Portfolio Management Portfolio Pipeline Management PPM PPM Systems Product Development user adoption

9 Ways to Put Dynamic Tension in an Innovation System

Innovation Excellence

There is a growing need for having some dynamic tension within the innovation system; this helps generate the better conditions for innovation to thrive.

Your lazy brain: Why thinking is actually uncomfortable

Idea to Value

In the video above, Derek Muller shows us experimental evidence of what is known as System 1 (fast thinking) and System 2 (slow thinking). In the book, this is referred to as System 1, which is a very automatic and fast way for the brain to respond. This is very much System 2.

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If Big Data Is To Live Up To Its Promise, We Need To Fix Our Data Systems

Digital Tonto

The challenge is to take a balkanized world of data, made up of disparate islands and integrate it into a single, unified environment in which we can work effectively. Related posts: A New Era For. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

The Future of Work is Chaos

InnovationManagement

A practical example of this is a playground: kids are playful and chaotic because they have defined structures and beautiful systems driving their development. If we want to unleash human potential, we need to accelerate it by creatively harnessing chaos.

You Can’t Win With Average

Tim Kastelle

Outliers drive the overall performance of most systems based on human interaction, including business. complex systems Youngme MoonResearch has shown that the average corporate acquisition destroys value.

Building upon the four essential pillars for innovation

Paul Hobcraft

It is always welcome to read a thoughtful article that reminds me, no, it actually inspires me, by reinforcing my own belief that innovation is progressing, even if this is sometimes frustratingly slow.

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Coaching innovators to deal with the hot potato called ‘system’

Wazoku

Systemic barriers to innovation. However, parallels can be drawn between Frederik and us as humans and innovators in how we can overcome systemic barriers to innovation. To call on the recent RSA model , achieving impact requires us to adopt a ‘think like systems and act like entrepreneurs’ mindset. The post Coaching innovators to deal with the hot potato called ‘system’ appeared first on Wazoku. In 1700, European leaders faced a famine.

Never Delegate Understanding

Tim Kastelle

book riffs complex systems design Charles and Ray Eames Cranbrook Educational Community design thinking Eero Saarinen Gateway ArchWhat’s the best way to change something?

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Getting Clear on Your Strategy

Innovation Excellence

Leadership Strategy aspirations capabilities clarity Customers management systems value winning“If I had the key members of your executive suite all in the same room, would they all be able to articulate the essence of your business strategy clearly and consistently?”

We’ve Hit Peak Innovation (Hype)

Tim Kastelle

business models complex systems experiments Business model idea diffusion Hype cycle portfolioIt’s clear that today, Sunday January 3rd, 2016 is the day that we’ve hit Peak Innovation.

Dealing with the innovation legacy lying within your business.

Paul Hobcraft

Often this reluctance to dispose of these old systems, processes and inadequate frameworks is holding innovation back. They need designing into a new innovation system so they become commonplace and required.

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Reflecting on our innovation practices

Paul Hobcraft

Then, we have the investments in structures, systems, and governance , making sure these are flexible and robust enough to make what we work upon, as r esponsive, agile, adaptive, exploitative and exploratory.

The Employee Suggestion System Turns 135

Spigit

Towards the end of the book, Osborn touches on the popularity of “employee suggestion systems,” the wooden box precursor to the practice of collaborative innovation for today’s Digital Age, which typically includes a virtual component. Your Creative Power.

Are Our Accounting Systems Innovation Inhibitors?

Robert Brands

Do Current Accounting Systems Inhibit Innovation? Innovation thought leaders and industry experts emphatically harp that if you want to stay afloat (and ultimately thrive) in today’s. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].