A Love Note to Lurkers

There was a lot of talk at this year’s Open Nation about the number of lurkers in IdeaScale communities: those community members who sign on, create a profile and view [...]

A Love Note to Lurkers2022-04-05T21:18:28+00:00

Creating Innovation Value

In a recent Harvard Business Review article, researchers Peder Inge Furseth and Richard Cuthbertson discuss their findings from a review of innovation case studies from corporate leaders such as Borders, [...]

Creating Innovation Value2021-02-25T19:27:39+00:00

Can Ideation 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 [...]

Can Ideation Build Community?2021-02-25T20:09:30+00:00

70 Creative Reward Suggestions

No matter what you’re using your ideation or crowdsourcing community for, it’s proven that using incentives can improve not only the level of engagement, but also the quality of the [...]

70 Creative Reward Suggestions2022-04-05T19:47:10+00:00

Community and Compensation: The Palmer Controversy

It’s been a strange year for Amanda Palmer: record-setting highs that shook that music industry and trend-revealing lows. In one of her most recent interviews, she was seemingly disappointed at [...]

Community and Compensation: The Palmer Controversy2022-04-06T00:14:45+00:00