Five Ways to Make Your Organization More Innovative
Five Ways to Make your Organization more Innovative
“During the economic downturn of the past several years, companies around the world have had no choice but to tighten up their belts and navigate through tumultuous times. The largest and most successful organizations are not immune to this condition, but they have something that struggling small and mid-size organizations do not: massive resources to hunker down and weather the storm. The best and brightest of them accomplish this by ramping up innovation.
That is, finding opportunities to improve efficiency, reduce costs, ramp up profits, and bring new products to market. However, all of these initiatives still need to be uncovered, vetted, and developed organizationally before they can be implemented.
But perhaps your company doesn’t have time for all of that. What can you do immediately to start driving innovation?
You need some simple, effective suggestions for improving innovation, which you can easily put into play right this moment. May we suggest five?” Read More – Request the White Paper Below
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In 2002, 8,254 civil cases related to intellectual property theft were filed in U.S. courts.
U.S. Department of Justice
The fastest-growing U.S. companies tend to foster innovation.
Harnessing Innovation, PriceWaterhouse Coopers
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
All told, 69 percent of the executives who participated ranked innovation as one of their company’s top-three strategic priorities.
Boston Consulting Group Survey
Intellect and innovation are the sources of virtually all economic value, growth, and strategic edge today.
James Brian Quinn, Professor of Management, Dartmouth College
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
Dr. Alan Kay, Disney Imagineering
John Stowell, Director of Innovation, Zep Inc.
"StageTrak is very customizable to your needs. Once it's up and running it's pretty intuitive. It's much simpler to operate than most of its competitors."
"We avoided $750,000 in cost in North American alone last year because we're being more selective and going after better intellectual property."
"Flagpole offers novel social marketing techniques to partner and collaborate with the National Poison Control Center community."
Tom Mauss, Chief Executive Officer
"We were impressed with MindMatters’ entire Step by Step Innovation process. They helped us identify areas where we might fail, and successfully navigated around those obstacles."
"Our R&D idea submissions have tripled over the whole of the previous year."
Gregg Edwards, Chief People Officer
"Allows us to not only capitalize on the brilliance of our employees, but also to collaborate on organizational issues in a much more engaging, satisfying way."
Director of R&D
"The MindMatters software has really worked out for our team. It has enabled us to develop a process that effectively mines the innovative thoughts of R&D. Our invention disclosure count is through the roof compared to pre-MindMatters numbers."