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Innovation brokers act as catalysts, who support and accelerate the open innovation process and culture of your company. Making your processes favorable to growth and promoting the diffusion of innovation are their main goals. To carry out these tasks, they assist in building relationships...

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Performance indicators are measurable metrics used for current and future activities and developments. They also offer a historical perspective on your company’s past performance. If you want to continuously improve your innovation funnel, it is critical that you constantly check and balance...

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Open innovation is all about obtaining knowledge assets from external sources. It’s a close collaboration with many different stakeholders who are working towards a successful future, using inflows and outflows of knowledge to accelerate innovation internally. In this way, you can find new...

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The only way to outperform your competitors is to develop technological capabilities that enable you to create new, top-of-the-line innovative products and services. However, your technological capabilities must complement your innovation capabilities, while also adapting to the original model...

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Innovation initiatives require ongoing feedback, especially customer-centered initiatives. For example, during an ideation program, the evaluation of the number of quality submissions is as important as evaluating individual idea submissions. Sometimes it is about assessing what isn’t working...

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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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