Webcast: The Corporate Innovation Problem (And How it Can be Solved)

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Webcast at the Disruptive Innovation Festival @ThinkDIF_ November 22, 2016, 10:00 GMT / 11:00 CET We are delighted to announce that innovation.support has been selected as speaker for an OPEN MIC session at the global broadcast of the, DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION FESTIVAL @ThinkDIF_ This gives you the chance to hear a brief introduction into innovation.support’s unique ENGAGE model and to hear …

Top Management’s role in solving the Corporate Innovation Problem

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Are you a Top Manager asking … ‘What do I need to do so that innovation thrives and we achieve best-in-class Return On Innovation?’ Then this article is for you. Many companies are heavily investing in their innovation activities but are dissatisfied with the results. We call this the Corporate Innovation Problem™ (Note: For easier reading, we skip the TM-sign …

Solve the Corporate Innovation Problem: Where ENGAGE comes from

frankmattes Thought Leadership

Many companies are heavily investing in their innovation activities but are dissatisfied with the results. We call this the Corporate Innovation Problem™. In our blog series that started HERE our analysis found that there are three root causes (see HERE). The first two, the ‘complexity problem’ and the ‘integration problem’, might not be solved with a general framework. There are too many industry and …

Solve the Corporate Innovation Problem – ENGAGE the organization

frankmattes Advisory, Thought Leadership

This is the seventh post in our series about the Corporate Innovation Problem™: Despite heavy investments into innovation, returns are not satisfying. (Note: For easier readability we will skip the ™-sign in the rest of the article). The series started HERE. With this post, we show the ways companies can positively address a core root cause; what we call the …

The Corporate Innovation Problem: Three root causes

frankmattes Advisory, Thought Leadership

This is the sixth post in our series about what we call the ‘Corporate Innovation Problem™’ and how to solve it. The series started HERE. With this post, we show the root causes of the Corporate Innovation Problem™. We have coined this term (Note: For easier readability we skip the ™ sign in the rest of the text) for the …

The Corporate Innovation Problem™: Nailing it down

frankmattes Advisory, Thought Leadership

This is the fifth post in our series about what we call the “Corporate Innovation problem” and how to solve it. The series started HERE. With this post, we show how the Corporate Innovation Problem™ manifests. We have coined this term (Note: For easier readability we skip the ™-sign in the rest of the text) for the fact that despite …

Building Excellence in the Fuzzy Front-End

frankmattes Advisory, Thought Leadership

This is the third post in our series about what we call the Corporate Innovation ProblemTM and how to go about solving it. We started the series by spelling out the problems in corporate innovation here. Despite large and growing investments into innovation, the results remain disappointing. The overall process of innovation spans the chain of activities from discovering insights into valuable …

The Corporate Innovation Problem

frankmattes Thought Leadership

Innovation is at the top of the Management Agenda for many companies. For excellence in innovation, companies have to master the chain of activities from discovering insight into valuable, unmet customer needs through to successful market adoption. However, despite large and growing investments into innovation, results remain disappointing. We call this the “Corporate Innovation Problem”(TM) (Note: For easier readability we …