Innochat Archive

Sept 30 Innochat Topic: Cultural Leverage - Using symbols to make innovation significant

DrewCM's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Sep 30, 2010

One of the greater challenges facing organizations that willingly seek to improve their innovation performance is “where to start?” Product development managers, research directors, marketing and brand specialists all face the similar, daunting prospect of wrestling their organizations into adopting new patterns and behaviors.

Sept 23: Innovation Games

Renee Hopkins's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Sep 23, 2010

Discussion about innovation games, what they are, how to use them and what they can help accomplish.

Sept 16 Innochat: Topic, Website Brainstorm!

jpamental's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Sep 16, 2010

This Thursday, Sept 16, I'll moderate Innochat and we'll talk about topics you'd like to see, and what the Innochat community might want from Innochat.com, currently under construction.

For the record, here are the upcoming topics:

Sept 16:  Renee Hopkins moderates; topic: Housekeeping -- what people want to see on innochat.com, and topic brainstorm

Sept 23:  Guest moderator; topic, Innovation Games

Sept 9 Innochat - Setting The Culture For OI & Crowdsourcing

Renee Hopkins's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Sep 09, 2010

Attached is the transcript for the chat @Gwen_Ishmael led on OI and Crowdsourcing. 

The framing post for that chat is here: http://www.ideaflow.com/archive/2010/09/08/9-sept-innochat-framing-...

Sept 2 Innochat: Crowdsourced crowdsourcing

Renee Hopkins's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Sep 02, 2010

The idea of crowdsourcing is now 5 years old, and it's no longer a new idea. I'm working on a chapter on crowdsourcing for a book on innovation, and I'd like to do a little crowdsourcing on the topic of crowdsourcing as a innovation practice. So let's discuss it!

Questions on my mind:

Framing post for Aug 5 Innochat: Fixing an Innovation-Averse Corporate Culture

Renee Hopkins's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Aug 05, 2010

We had a GREAT chat last week on stealth innovation, and it raised some interesting questions about corporate culture.Specifically, do innovators have to go stealth because of a problem in the culture? (My take: often yes, but stealth is also a good tactic for reasons related to the innovation itself, not to the culture). 

Framing post for July 29 Innochat - "Stealth Innovation"

Renee Hopkins's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Jul 29, 2010

We often talk about creating cultures of innovation and kicking off big innovation initiatives as if those were the only ways to approach innovation. They're not. Consider "stealth innovation" -- innovation that flies under the radar.

Open Innovation and the Gollum Effect

jpamental's picture
Chat Date: 
Thu, Jul 15, 2010

I recently came across a tweet from @innovate, where the Open Innovation vs. IP issue was raised again. The tweet referenced a blog post —http://www.business-strategy-innovation.com/wordpress/2010/07/open-...— where the author, John Steen, talks about open innovation, intellectual property, and the 'Gollum Effect'.

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