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From I don’t know to Let’s find out: why experiments are so vital for innovation
People & Culture

From I don’t know to Let’s find out: why experiments are so vital for innovation

We are all familiar with the expressions “too big to fail” and “too big to innovate” – the former alluding to the expect...

Disruptive Innovation and the Retail Experience
The Innovation Manager

Disruptive Innovation and the Retail Experience

June was the month when disruptive innovation became headline news, thanks to a take-down of Clayton Christensen’s theor...

How to handle rewards and motivation
Ideation & Collaboration

How to handle rewards and motivation

Rewards are often considered an essential part of idea campaigns, it seems natural to give out prizes to those people wh...

Benchmarking & KPIs - how to keep your program healthy and know when it's performing well
Governance

Benchmarking & KPIs - how to keep your program healthy and know when it's performing well

"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted." - Albert Einstein In the inn...

Design Thinking: Inspiration, Ideation and Implementation
Ideation & Collaboration

Design Thinking: Inspiration, Ideation and Implementation

Finally I am completely surrounded. I have that feeling of being somewhat overwhelmed, I can’t twist and turn anymore, i...

How to get better ideas
Ideation & Collaboration

How to get better ideas

You've got your campaigns up and running, and your communications are working, people are coming to the party. Next your...

The Mighty Middle Manager
Governance

The Mighty Middle Manager

Getting top-management support and engagement is a critical success factor for large collaborative innovation initiative...

Reworking our middle to achieve a new innovative shape
Governance

Reworking our middle to achieve a new innovative shape

Let’s admit it; our middle management needs a radical makeover, a new fitness regime to make us far more innovation fit....

Cashless business models and the potential for modern barter
Trends & Future Thinking

Cashless business models and the potential for modern barter

April showers bring May flowers / That is what they say but if you are a business owner in Europe, the showers and flowe...

Getting communications right for collaborative innovation
The Innovation Manager

Getting communications right for collaborative innovation

There is a famous story - albeit perhaps an urban legend - about the development of a space pen back in the 1960’s. The ...

Reconciling Twin Track Innovation In the Enterprise
Disruption & Transformation

Reconciling Twin Track Innovation In the Enterprise

Many organizations are experiencing rapid change around their IT departments. IT is under pressure to contribute more to...

Innovators can expect a hard time in 2015
The Innovation Manager

Innovators can expect a hard time in 2015

CISCO’s CEO John Chambers made waves in mid-May when he predicted that many large IT vendors will experience a blood bat...