5 Ways to Use Technology to Improve Employee Engagement, Collaboration and Retention

InnovationManagement

Organization & Culture cloud collaboration employee engagement employee satisfaction project management technology telecommunicationIn today’s workplace, technological innovation is key to retaining your best talent. From telecommuting, to growth and career development, to improved communication and collaboration, and beyond, there are myriad ways you can keep your employees happy and productive.

Going Global Cheaper: Ways to Reduce Cost Abroad

Innovation Excellence

Entrepreneurship Growth Management Processes & Tools Business Models Global Business outsourcing telecommunicationsIt’s safe to say that growing your business takes more than time and passion; it also requires a sizeable amount of capital to get it going.

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The first of 3 key success factors of innovation management

Exago

At Exago, we’ve worked with extraordinary clients, such as Fleury, and others from pharmaceutical, banking, utilities and telecommunications industries – across four continents – to help them mobilise targeted communities to solve key business problems by learning from them and with them.

Why Corporate Accelerators Fail — and What to Do About It [Part I]

Rocketspace

This capability is especially important in industries like aeronautics, food and agriculture, telecommunications, and transportation that are otherwise resistant to change.

2017 Business Innovation Report

telecommunications. One of the world's largest telecommunications providers, for example, opened up. HOW THE WORLD'S BIGGEST BRANDS. HARNESS THE COLLECTIVE. INTELLIGENCE OF EMPLOYEES, CUSTOMERS, AND PARTNERS TO.

Scaling-Up: Crossing the Internal Chasm in Corporate Innovation

Integrative Innovation

Telecommunication. This article was co-written with Frank Mattes from Dual Innovation and innovation-3. The race is on for companies to find big, explorative or even “disruptive” innovation ideas. Disrupt yourself or someone else will’, it has been said.

Innovation SOP: Driving Corporate Innovation by Bettering Employee Engagement

Qmarkets

An example highlighted by Gartner involved a telecommunications company that was embarking upon a major changes in its workflow. Qmarkets' Innovation Standard Operating Procedures (SOP): In this series, we will present different guidelines on how to bring innovation theory to practice.

If You Want to Create Breakthrough Products, Get Meaningful Feedback Early in the Game

Idea Champions

The first BIG IDEA pitch was excellent -- a compelling idea for a telecommunications platform of the future that was utterly mind blowing. Oh Mr. CEO of a very large and profitable telecommunications company.

Winning the Fundraising Game

Idea Champions

If you are a mover and a shaker for a non-profit, arts organization, start up, or other capital-constrained enterprise, chances are good that you spend way too much time thinking about the "F" word -- fundraising.

Ahmed Kamel

Innovation 360

Ahmed is a senior telecommunications expert with more than 20 years of experience in the field of IT and Project Management. After several years of experience in the IT and telecommunications sector having senior managerial roles for global companies such as Vodafone and national government entities, Ahmed started working as a Consultant to help organizations to increase their performance and become more innovative. IT and Telecommunications. Based in Dubai, UAE. Background.

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Innovation Outposts and The Evolution of Corporate R&D

Corporate Innovation

The 1970’s marked the beginning of our current technology revolution: The Age of Information Technologies, Telecommunications and Biotech. I first met Steve Blank when he started his enterprise software company Epiphany.

Innovation Outposts and The Evolution of Corporate R&D

Corporate Innovation

The 1970’s marked the beginning of our current technology revolution: The Age of Information Technologies, Telecommunications and Biotech. I first met Steve Blank when he started his enterprise software company Epiphany.

How to Avoid Innovation Theater: The Six Decisions To Make Before Establishing an Innovation Outpost

Corporate Innovation

Including “startup-driven” in the corporate portfolio may make sense if a company: Is being disrupted now, as is happening in many IT, print, retail, and telecommunications corporations. This is the third in a series on the changing models of corporate innovation co-authored with Steve Blank.

How to Avoid Innovation Theater: The Six Decisions To Make Before Establishing an Innovation Outpost

Corporate Innovation

Including “startup-driven” in the corporate portfolio may make sense if a company: Is being disrupted now, as is happening in many IT, print, retail, and telecommunications corporations. This is the third in a series on the changing models of corporate innovation co-authored with Steve Blank.

The Total Economic Impact of Spigit’s Ideation Management Software

Spigit

From a manufacturer accelerating and bringing an idea for a three-wheeled motorcycle to market to a major telecommunications company turning an idea from a Call Center employee into a viral campaign, Spigit has been instrumental in enabling customers to identify new products to take to market. $19 When establishing an innovation program, business leaders often struggle with forecasting the potential economic impact.

Innovation Outposts and The Evolution of Corporate R&D

Steve Blank

The 1970’s marked the beginning of our current technology revolution: The Age of Information Technologies, Telecommunications and Biotech. I first met Evangelos Simoudis when he ran IBM’s Business Intelligence Solutions Division and then as CEO of his first startup Customer Analytics.

Leading In A World of Disruption

Daniel Burrus

Other examples of linear exponential change include cell-phone functionality, the acceleration of computer processing speed, globalization, and digitization of media and telecommunications.

Make America Innovate Again

Qmarkets

The country that developed this technology in its private telecommunications sector, the United States, is shockingly no longer ranked in the top 20. As a general rule, we hold our governments to a higher standard than that which we hold private businesses and corporations to.

How to Avoid Innovation Theater: The Six Decisions To Make Before Establishing an Innovation Outpost

Steve Blank

Including “startup-driven” in the corporate portfolio may make sense if a company: Is being disrupted now, as is happening in many IT, print, retail and telecommunications corporations.

10 Do’s & Don’ts for Open Innovation Competitions

100open

One large telecommunications company that we worked with committed to making a decision on an opportunity arising from a small company within 90 days, and yet 24 months later the deal still wasn’t signed, despite multiple international trips (all at the small companies expense) to seal the deal.

Ömer Levent Gökçe

Innovation 360

After more than 28 years of experience in IT and Telecommunication Sectors acting at various Senior Managerial Roles for Global Leading Companies like Siemens, Nokia Siemens Networks and Cisco, Ömer started working as a Consultant to help Individuals and Corporate Bodies to increase their performance and become more innovative. IT & Telecommunication. Based in Ankara, Turkey. Background. Ömer Levent Gökçe is an Executive Coach, Mentor and Consultant based in Turkey.

10 examples that show the value of cognitive diversity

Hutch Carpenter

A retired telecommunications engineer in New Hampshire saw the issue as one involved magnetic coupling between the sun and the Earth. In a previous post, the benefits of crowdsourcing were described as follows: When trying to solve a challenge, what is the probability that any one person will have the best solution for it? It’s a simple mathematical reality: the odds of any single person providing the top answer are low. How do we get around this?

Remembering

Technology Created

The current era, “The Age of Information and Telecommunications” began in 1971 with the introduction of the Intel microprocessor. “The greatest advances in human civilization have come when we recovered what we had lost: when we learned the lessons of history.” Winston Churchill.

Disruption the Innovators Dilemma

HunchBuzz

Newspapers, Magazines, Postal carriers, Music Stores, Book Retailers, Telecommunication Companies have all been significantly disrupted and they are reminded of it every day they walk into their once palatial offices, wondering, “what the hell happened”? Clayton Christensen was talking about disruption in 1997 in his book Innovators Dilemma.

Peer Group “Scaling-Up”: Initial Survey Results

Integrative Innovation

Telecommunications. This article was co-written with Frank Mattes.

Geok Chwee

Innovation 360

Background: Geok Chwee is the VP of Emerging Businesses for a Singapore Listed Telecommunication company, Starhub Limited overseeing the business development of new businesses and emerging technologies. Geok Chwee based in Singapore. With more than 20 years’ experience in the Infocomm Technology Industry, Geok Chwee has extensive experience in overseeing the incubation, development and launch of new technologies and businesses in the enterprise sector.

MB Sarkar, 1961-2016

Open Innovation

He wrote about e-commerce, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and construction. Mitrabarun Sarkar, Lenfest Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Temple University, died Tuesday at age 54. He leaves behind a wife and two adult daughters.

Evrim Bayam Pakis

Innovation 360

Having worked in various industries from packaging, IT, telecommunications, real estate to FMCG, she has also a wider perspective and vision to support businesses grow top-line and bottom-line with cross-industry know-how transfer possibilities. Information and Telecommunications Management, Master of Science, Johns Hopkins University, United States with induction to International Honor Society of Information Systems. Based in Istanbul, Turkey. Background.

Ulf Hultqvist

Innovation 360

Ulf has experience from a variety of different trades, e.g.; IT, Logistics, Telecommunication, Pharmaceutical Industry, Research and Development, Microwave Electronics, Information Technology, Materials Engineering, Entertainment and Food. Based in Stockholm, Sweden. Background.

Paulo Malta

Innovation 360

IT & Telecommunication. Based in Lisbon, Portugal. Background. Paulo Malta is a Senior executive specialized in Sales and Business Development and Marketing Innovations. He has worked for industry leaders such as Cisco and Alcatel using world-class best practices and methodologies to drive revenues and market share.

Rashid Alahmedi

Innovation 360

Telecommunication and ICT. Based in Dubai, UAE. Background. Rashid is a senior telecom expert with more than 12 years of experience in the field of Information and Communication Technology. He accumulated wide range of experience in network engineering, team leadership, process development and future strategies from being part of major initiatives in the UAE and World Wide.

AT&T’s Push to Transform Data Sharing

IdeaConnection

Telecommunications giant AT&T is set to launch a new data sharing platform called Network 3.0 Indigo.

Idea Diversity: Key to Building a Culture of Innovation

Spigit

AT&T , one of the top telecommunications companies in the world and a Spigit customer , is a good example of that. In her Huffington Post article , Tiffani Bova, Contributor Global Customer Growth and Innovation Evangelist at Salesforce, touches on an important point made by Lisa Bodell, an award-winning author and CEO of Futurethink, that has a big impact on building a culture of innovation: idea diversity.

The Total Economic Impact of an Innovation Program Driven by Spigit

Spigit

From a manufacturer accelerating and bringing an idea for a three-wheeled motorcycle to market to a major telecommunications company turning an idea from a Call Center employee into a viral campaign, Spigit has been instrumental in enabling customers to identify new products to take to market. $19

Nathan Rosenberg, 1927-2015

Open Innovation

Much of his historical research has addressed the changing relationship between scientific and technological advance in the industrial economies of the 19th and 20th centuries in such industries as machine tools, bridge design and construction, telecommunications, chemicals, and forest products.

Innovation Myths Debunked: Part II

Robert Brands

Just consider the case of telecommunication giant AT&T. Top 8 Popular Myths about Innovators and Innovation – Debunked! Part 2 of 2). Today’s business world is buzzing with talk about innovators and innovation.

Utilizing Scrivener to get started with and complete a Coarse Draft

Gijs Van Wulfen

Most communications is not verbal and superior non-spoken conversation enables your spoken telecommunications extremely effective. Utilizing Scrivener to get started with and complete a Coarse Draft. Presentations. Don’t be scared! Most subject matter will sometime mandate school students to have a presentation recommended to their coach and friends; and many subject areas now also include reports as a good aspect of last season marks.

Make America Innovate Again

Qmarkets

The country that developed this technology in its private telecommunications sector, the United States, is shockingly no longer ranked in the top 20. As a general rule, we hold our governments to a higher standard than that which we hold private businesses and corporations to.

How to Avoid Innovation Theater: The Six Decisions To Make Before Establishing an Innovation Outpost

Corporate Innovation

Including “startup-driven” in the corporate portfolio may make sense if a company: Is being disrupted now, as is happening in many IT, print, retail, and telecommunications corporations. This is the third in a series on the changing models of corporate innovation co-authored with Steve Blank.

Innovation Outposts and The Evolution of Corporate R&D

Corporate Innovation

The 1970’s marked the beginning of our current technology revolution: The Age of Information Technologies, Telecommunications and Biotech. I first met Steve Blank when he started his enterprise software company Epiphany.