O'Reilly logo

Driving Growth Through Innovation, 2nd Edition by Robert B. Tucker

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

77

CHAPTER 4Fortifying the Idea Factory

If someone in your company has an idea, do they know what to do with it? And does your organization have a structured process in place, perhaps an idea submission portal on your company’s intranet site? Or do you leave it to chance?

InnovationNetwork, the global consortium of innovation consultants and corporate practitioners, surveyed their 8,000 members on this issue. They assumed that because their members were part of the innovation movement, they would hear of interesting programs. Instead, they received few well-defined responses and candid admissions that “my company’s efforts in this regard are woefully lacking.”

“We had some sort of program to solicit ideas,” said one respondent, “but I’m not ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required