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Innovation brokers are able to recognize opportunities that link technologies, ideas and people through a process of networking, interactive learning and negotiation among different actors. Within the world of open innovation, they now play a central role as mediators in facilitating and...

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The innovation process must be managed with a long-term approach, not necessarily in time increments, but in reference to the completion of your targeted goals in order not to deter your progress. There are new principles and methods for open innovation, but how can you use them to evaluate...

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It’s 2017 and the competition is grueling; there is more creativity and innovation than ever before. If you want to have a competitive edge, you must share your knowledge and learn to accept it from others. With open innovation all of the boundaries are removed, creating an inflow of knowledge...

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Innovation is key to your company’s survival. It can be disruptive, transformative, radical, breakthrough or incremental and can influence your products, services, processes and business models. However, the creative thought process is not always logical and makes the management of the...

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Unfortunately, product innovation is suffering and R&D productivity is low. Disruptive innovation is less common in large, established corporate businesses, however, it is common in smaller startups. That’s why startups are beneficial for the evolution of your innovation process. In order to...

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EXPO is a global non-commercial event established since 1851, dedicated to spreading knowledge in all of its shapes and sizes. Each edition is dedicated to a theme of universal interest - such as developments in science and technology, and the understanding of collective challenges that...

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In this blogpost written by Christopher Horstkamp we look at why investing in online contests is a terrific way for companies to reinforce corporate identity.

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This blog provides some insights into the way some common IP and Legal hurdles can be dealt with when it comes to implementing an effective OI campaign within a company. The source is mainly a paper written by Denys Resnick (Director of Strategic Programs at Nine Sigma), summarised and...

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When Jeff Howe coined the term crowdsourcing in the June 2006 issue of Wired Magazine (in his article "The Rise of Crowdsourcing"), he referred to crowdsourcing as a new organizational model that allowed companies to take functions that were once performed internally and outsource them to...

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I often find myself giving a talk at an industry conference or just chatting informally with friends and colleagues about why it is so critical for businesses to find ways to embrace and embed Open Innovation within their core strategy. I usually explain this with a number of really powerful...

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