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3 First Steps From Idea to Your Start-up

Startups are all the rage these days. More and more people are starting up their own small businesses in the hope that they can grow their company and make a comfortable living. Thanks in large part to the internet, there‚Äôs never been a better time to try and get your ideas off the ground. However, … Continued

Finding the Ideation and Product Development Balance

Product Development

Ideas are great, but what about the followup? The value of an idea is limited by being able to execute it. At some point, you have to stop ideating and start putting those ideas into production. But for many businesses, finding the line between ideation and product development can be tricky. An idea sometimes needs … Continued

Can Ideation Build Community?

Build Community

Ideas pull us together. The history of communities shows they’re formed around ideas. Those ideas can be anything from colonizing space to just the idea that this particular place on the ocean would make a good port, but underlying any community is a strong idea. And gathering and refining ideas can be a good way … Continued

Mindfulness and Innovation

The start of a new year is so motivating. A fresh start, a new leaf – we usually enter a year with a lot of good intentions and plans to make positive changes in our lives. I know it can be tricky to stick to your resolutions, but I like making these promises to myself. … Continued

Brainstorming with IdeaScale

Brainstorming with IdeaScale

In my previous blog post, I discussed blue sky ideation. In this blog post, I’ll discuss how we can draw from brainstorming techniques to configure IdeaScale to support your organization in generating and collecting fresh and novel ideas. Last week, I enjoyed the latest episode of the Stanford Innovation Lab podcast about effective advance planning … Continued