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What is innovation ?

What is Innovation ? : A Short Guide When someone asks you “what is innovation?” what should you say? I think that you should have an answer that inspires whoever is asking. Why? Because, innovation is a storytelling driver for change and continuous improvement. It’s the reason that inspires people to work in companies where creativity […]

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Why You Should Shift to Open Innovation

Why You Should Shift to Open Innovation Innovation is the buzz word of the business world, but I think very few people understand what it really is. It’s easy to say it’s about creating value, generating ideas, gathering and interpreting data, making decisions, implementing actions and getting a burst of inspiration. When you look at […]

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Understanding the Art of Innovation

Understanding the Art of Innovation When I meet people active in the sector of the art of innovation, I always find that innovation in itself is hard to understand because of the multiple working approaches that are coexisting. Being in this business myself, I often wonder why, how and what I’m doing. What is innovation […]

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Discover the frugal and flexible Jugaad, Do It yourself or Système-D innovation approach

Jugaad innovation – Think Frugal, Be Flexible, Generate Breakthrough Growth In their “Jugaad Innovation ” book Navi Radjou, Jaideep Prabhu & Simone Ahuja, show a new R&D bottom-up innovation approach. The term Jugaad, is a Hindi word that roughly means “an innovative fix; an improvised solution born from ingenuity and cleverness.” In their book the […]

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Discovering New Ideas with Hackathon

Discovering New Ideas with Hackathon Hackathon is the consolidated term for “hack” and “marathon,” but far from the negative implications of hacking, hackathon is actually an event that gathers entrepreneurs, engineers, coders and programmers in one single venue to freely demonstrate possible venues for innovations. These events are also called hackdays, codefests or hackfests, offer […]

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