Podcast S5E114: Stefano Mastrogiacomo – High Impact Tools for Teams

Idea to Value

He is from Strategyzer and a Professor, as well as the author of High Impact Tools for Teams: 5 Tools to Align Team Members, Build Trust, and Get Results Fast . Links mentioned in this episode: High Impact Tools for Teams book: [link].

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16 Best Free Online Brainstorming Tools in 2021


What are the best tools for brainstorming in 2021? COVID-19 has driven organizations to adopt digital tools that can improve their processes and deliver more effective results. These web-focused brainstorming tools will allow you and your team … Continued.


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Why an Innovation Roadmap Tool is Still Key to Driving Your Long-Term Business Success


One of the most important tools in my arsenal as an innovation consultant is the Innovation Roadmap Template , a tool that provides a visual representation of steps to be taken to achieve a long-term strategic goal driven by innovation. .

Best Sharing and Communication Tools


No matter the form, these sharing and communication tools can help your company advertise and share ideas internationally. Here are the top 13 sharing and communication tools that most people are using so you can maximize your brand reach: Facebook. Mailchimp is a site that combines every tool you need in marketing to promote your brand in an effective manner. With easy-to-use design tools, you can create your ads within the site.

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Professional Development Your Employees Actually Want

Did you know? Language learning is a proven PD tool that many employees already want, whether their organization is multilingual or not. In this eBook, you’ll learn how language learning makes employees more productive, reduces turnover, and more.

Innovation Funnel Management System: The Secret Tool to Drive Innovative Product Development in Your Business


Enter the Innovation Funnel Management Process, one of my favorite tools to help manage business process innovation. What is the Innovation Funnel Management Process, and what are best practices, tools and online templates for teams and organizations? .

Sorting Through the Management Tools and Trends

HYPE Innovation

We all are caught up in handling and understanding different management tools. So let’s see if we can help here, step back a little from your favourite tool and look at this just a little more deeply. How do we pick through all the tools, let alone keep up with all the new ones emerging? Research ToolsThe numbers are accelerating, and if anything it's adding more confusion to the pile we already have.

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What Are Some Brainstorming Tools Your Organization Can Use?


The post What Are Some Brainstorming Tools Your Organization Can Use? Brainstorming is an important part of innovation. This initial process of gathering information often leads to idea generation. Companies need a way to increase growth on an ongoing basis.

5 Vital Tools for Implementing Innovation


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8 best project management tools


With the rapid transition to work from home, the recent adoption of project management tools has skyrocketed. These are just a few points that some project management tools need to consider to gain managers’ attention and win the teams’ adoption.

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10 Free Change Planning Tools

Braden Kelley

Have you downloaded your ten free change planning tools?

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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

Seven Free Brainstorming Tools for 2019


These brainstorming tools will help you find the creative momentum you need. This useful tool generates association trees from any word you type in. The tool also offers definitions and pronunciations of unfamiliar words, so you’ll learn something along the way. If you need to bounce your ideas off somebody, but don’t want to lose those ideas along the way, Slack is a handy tool. Coggle is an organizational tool that allows you to create mind maps.

6 Ways to Create Innovation Culture with Virtual Tools


Get a tool specifically designed for online brainstorming, like Mural, Lucidchart, or Ideaboardz. The result: People learn the brainstorming process and your team will have online tools that are just as effective as stickies on a white board.

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This new tool allows designers to create photorealistic 3D humans in less than an hour

Idea to Value

Epic are the makers of the videogame production software “Unreal Engine”, known for producing some of the best graphics in videogames (and recently, in films and TV shows as well).

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Best Project Management and Tracking Tools


With project management tools, you’ll have a software to start tracking your favorite ideas and prioritize the ones you love. Project management tools will help you keep track of the progress, schedules, goals and deadlines of your new ideas. We’ve listed the best project management tools so you can start working on your new ideas as quickly and efficiently as possible. You can easily build your dashboards depending on what tools your team utilizes and enjoy the most.

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Sorting through our Innovation Management Tools

Paul Hobcraft

We all are caught up in handling and understanding different management tools. So let’s see if we can help here, step back a little from your favorite tool and look at this just a little more deeply. How do we pick through all the tools, let alone keep up with all the new ones emerging? There are management tools that have become ‘enshrined’ in organizations and many of the executives become settled on the ones they have bothered to learn or seemingly do the job.

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Catch Them If You Can: The Passive Candidates Edition

With the right tools and mindset, it’s possible to track down this candidate (and many others like them!). How? Simple: By thinking like one. To get started on your search, we’ve gathered clues you’ll need to get in the mind of your passive prospects.

5 Incredibly Powerful Lean Visual Management Tools


Visual management tools surround us. The Lean business approach takes advantage of this fact and leverages several powerful tools for management and improvement. Although they are so ubiquitous, we might not even think about them.


The Business Tool You Didn’t Know You Needed: A Customer Problem Statement


Enter the Customer Problem Statement, a tool which has proven invaluable to organizations of all sizes across industries. There are many different versions of Customer Problem Statement tools out there. Do you know what matters most to your customers?

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Managing Innovation Portfolios – Principles Before Tools

Grasshopper Herder

Don’t get buried in the tools and platforms -- know how your resources, time frames, risks, and options work together to create a viable innovation portfolio map. The post Managing Innovation Portfolios – Principles Before Tools appeared first on GrasshopperHerder.com. Corporate Startup Innovation Ecosystem Innovation Innovation Accounting Metrics Metrics & Innovation Accounting Startup Tool

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Three New Tools You Need to Master to Build an Invincible Company


In this article, we introduce three innovation tools that executives and corporate innovation leaders can use to better manage innovation in a large organization. ToolsLeading innovation is hard.

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

Join John Storm, President of the BrainStorm Network, to learn how to identify game-changing opportunities within your company and industry, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

How to Use the Jobs to be Done Tool to Better Understand Your Target Audience and Drive Innovation in Your Business


One of the best ways to develop a deeper understanding of what matters to your customers is to use the Jobs to be Done tool. . What is the Jobs to be Done system, and what are best practices, tools and templates for teams and organizations to make use of it?

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Google Updates Classroom Tools for Remote Learning

Entrepreneur - Innovation

New features and tools are rolling out over the next year. News and Trends

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Innovation Intelligence – 4 Thinking Tools for Innovators

Innovation Excellence

This continues on from an Innovation Excellence blog I wrote last month about how personality types can influence innovation capability.

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Creating Enablement Tools

Stephen Shapiro

The post Creating Enablement Tools appeared first on Stephen Shapiro. Are you a service-oriented business? Are you looking to create products to support your business?

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How User Acceptance Testing Can Save You Time and Money

Speaker: J.B. Siegel, VP of Client Services, Seamgen

Before a new product or feature goes into development, you have to gauge whether it will be a worthwhile investment. But what’s the best way to do so - and how can you get honest insights from your end users? Join J.B. Siegel, VP of Client Services at Seamgen, as he explores how to use wireframes and clickable prototypes to validate your product. He’ll discuss how user testing allows you to really understand your users - and how to use the insights to inform your product strategy.

The 8 Top Collaboration Tools for Your Workplace


Social collaboration tools can help you meet this goal. Social collaboration tools will make your players feel more valued and connected to the people around them and get your team to your goal faster. We listed the top collaboration tools so you can find which one is best for your team. Instead of being used for company wide collaboration (such as Yammer), Microsoft Teams is a more intimate group communication tool. Your company is a team.

Digital Tools and the Future of Remote Work


The post Digital Tools and the Future of Remote Work appeared first on InnovationManagement. Until about four months ago, remote work was somewhat of a rarity, and, at very least, something most people were unfamiliar with.

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Innovation Tools: Questions for Leaders vs Project Scorecard


Having the right tools often makes the difference between success and missed opportunity. An equally important factor that gets much less shine however is the use of the right tool at the right time.

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DMAIC Tools Offer a Solid Structure for Problem Solving


DMAIC (Deh-May-Ick) tools are some of the most critical options in the continuous improvement toolbox. What Are DMAIC Tools? They are most closely associated with the Six Sigma methodology.

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The Ultimate Marketing Efficiency Checklist

Here are 7 creative ways marketers can work smarter (not harder) - with the resources you already have!

How to Manage Remote Distributed Teams – Best Practice Strategies and Tools


We experimented with some of the first online collaboration tools. Technology tools allow teams to run real-time meetings, manage projects, and more. Make sure everyone knows exactly what tools are used for what, when and why. Innovation best practices managing distributed teams best practices managing remote teams tools for managing remote teamsYou Just Found Yourself Leading a Remote Team. What Next? Business is moving virtual fast.

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13 Indispensable Lean and Six Sigma Tools and Techniques


Over the years, Six Sigma practitioners have developed a set of tools and methods that address control, problem-solving, and improvement to eliminate defects and waste.


Development Opportunities for Supervisors: Top 12 Resources & Tools


With the right tools and resources by your side, you will feel more confident in driving your team forward. But with the right conflict resolution skills and tools , supervisors can help team members resolve differences in a collaborative manner. 12 Supervisor Resources & Tools.

Creativity Cards – a tool for everyone


This is the place where Creativity … creativity innovation creativity cards tool

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The Recruiting Crossword Puzzle

Test your recruiter-brain with this crossword puzzle, which reveals the best ways to move forward in your efforts with every answer!

Idea Validation: Steps and Tools for Testing Your Idea

The Future Shapers

The post Idea Validation: Steps and Tools for Testing Your Idea appeared first on The Future Shapers. Idea Management Innovation Management Innovation ToolsMost business ideas fail within the first year. Although the absence of money and inability to execute the idea are often mentioned as reasons for failure, the root cause is usually lack of proper market research.

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CiSchool Episode #014: Customer Testing Acquisition Tools


This episode gives you 12 Customer Testing Acquisition Tools

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13 Essential Process Improvement Tools


After many years speaking with leaders and managers looking to implement continuous process improvement tools in their organizations, we’ve learned a few things. The second is that despite these differences, many of the process improvement tools that have been developed over the last 50 years can be adapted to be useful for organizations of all types and sizes. For each tool, we've included a link to more detailed information.

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TASC: A Practitioner’s Tool for Better Results in Open Innovation


This article suggests TASC as a tool that can be used by practitioners for better results. The post TASC: A Practitioner’s Tool for Better Results in Open Innovation appeared first on InnovationManagement.

2020 Database Strategies and Contact Acquisition Survey Report

As buyer expectations continue to heighten, marketing and sales teams are feeling pressured to deliver authentic messaging to buyers at every point of their customer journey. This report aims to highlight the current state of B2B database and contact acquisition strategies, and organizations’ goals to leverage data to fuel their go-to-market strategies in 2020 and beyond.