How to make real innovation happen

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How to make real innovation happen

If you were to ask ten consultants what makes a successful innovation programme, nine would describe a creative ‘ideation’ and a funnel process to filter and prioritise the best innovation, assess it and push it out to market. However, if this is what is widely acknowledged as the..

Getting real value from foresight

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Getting real value from foresight

How to leverage foresight for growth and innovation If the words..

Megatrend of the Quarter

Rental Economy

Megatrend of the Quarter

  In each issue of Innovation Quarterly we will be showcasing a key..

A Quarter of Innovation

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A Quarter of Innovation

The latest trends in innovation There is no shortage of innovation in the..

User-centred innovation - fad or the future?

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User-centred innovation - fad or the future?

Does the integration of users in the innovation process impede innovation? User-centred innovation has become the talk of the town in recent years as a certain amount of hype has been generated around the notion of integrating users and stakeholders into the innovation process of developing..

Living Labs

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Living Labs

Platforms for human centred innovation By Thomas Hammer-Jakobsen & Mie..

Entrepreneur  Spotlight

Innovation In Practice

Entrepreneur Spotlight

An interview with Matthew Ansell, design and marketing manager Matthew has..

How-to-guide to innovation: Ideation for impact

Innovation In Practice

How-to-guide to innovation: Ideation for impact

Make the most out of your next ideation initiative ‘Ideation’ is..

An Accelerated History of Innovation

A novel look a the history of innovation

An Accelerated History of Innovation

“Just as energy is the basis of life itself, so is innovation the vital spark of all human change, improvement and progress” Ted Levitt, Harvard Business School   Innovation is central to human history and many would argue that this evolutionary process is key to what it is to..

How the world learnt from Apple’s failure

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How the world learnt from Apple’s failure

Premature Genius — the Apple Newton The Newton MessagePad platform was an early personal digital assistant, an ancient ancestor of the iOS platform used..

The Heart of Innovation

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The Heart of Innovation

Why Switzerland is the most innovative country in the world As a multinational team, occasionally there is some debate - usually led by the local branch of..

Innovation leaders face to face

An interview with Andrew Wordsworth

Innovation leaders face to face

An interview with Andrew Wordsworth Founder and Managing Director of Sustainable Venture Development Partners, which works with investors, entrepreneurial..