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Ideation & Collaboration

To Innovate is to Pitch and Flirt

One of the problems I encounter regularly is that selling innovation is very difficult. But why? It’s like a pitch, and ...

Collaboration Overload: When the Outcome of Your Innovation Effort is Less Than the Sum of its Parts
Ideation & Collaboration

Collaboration Overload: When the Outcome of Your Innovation Effort is Less Than the Sum of its Parts

Here is an outlandish but probably familiar thought: We employ too many mechanisms to move ideas forward and far too few...

Pitching: don’t play the game, play the player
Ideation & Collaboration

Pitching: don’t play the game, play the player

Imagine this: They have finally called! Someone wants to hear your idea. Imagine, maybe even invest in it. Your mind sta...

How to trigger valuable discussions in collaborative innovation?
Ideation & Collaboration

How to trigger valuable discussions in collaborative innovation?

An essential part of a modern innovation platform - and hence the difference to a mere idea drop box - is the possibilit...

Inside-out Versus Outside-in – What’s the Better Strategy? (Part 2)
Ideation & Collaboration

Inside-out Versus Outside-in – What’s the Better Strategy? (Part 2)

Different studies have shown that 40-90 percent of innovations fail. Studies have also shown that innovation processes i...

Inside-out Versus Outside-in – What’s the Better Strategy?
Ideation & Collaboration

Inside-out Versus Outside-in – What’s the Better Strategy?

The Inside-Out approach is guided by the belief that the inner strengths and capabilities of the organisation will produ...

How to Integrate Trend Scouting with Innovation Management
Ideation & Collaboration

How to Integrate Trend Scouting with Innovation Management

At the beginning of this year, HYPE joined forces with TRENDONE, a leading provider of trend analyses. HYPE now offers a...

What is a good customer insight?
Ideation & Collaboration

What is a good customer insight?

Insights don’t always come together quickly or easily when developing ideas and concepts. Mostly, it takes a lot of time...

Outside / Inside Innovation: Combining Open Innovation with Employee Networks to Drive Success
Ideation & Collaboration

Outside / Inside Innovation: Combining Open Innovation with Employee Networks to Drive Success

While Innovation Programs have been around for some time, in the past 2-3 years there has been growth in two-major areas...

Can social media teach us about collaboration?
Ideation & Collaboration

Can social media teach us about collaboration?

Social media is such a great tool. Don’t you agree? Only a few decades ago people were supposed to wait for days (best c...

False positives, false negatives, and other innovation ghosts
Ideation & Collaboration

False positives, false negatives, and other innovation ghosts

Last month I had the pleasure of attending an inspiring management sciences seminar at ESADE Business School in Spain. T...