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4 Great Innovations that Started as Employee Ideas

Innovations that Started as an Employee Idea

The idea for IdeaScale functions on a simple premise: good ideas can come from anywhere. This tenet underpins most of crowdsourcing and all open innovation programs. The idea isn’t new (after all, the very idea of democracy is based on the wisdom of the crowd), but it’s become more and more sophisticated alongside the systems … Continued

4 Ways to Promote Innovation Without Crowdsourcing

Ways to Promote Innovation Without Crowdsourcing

The crowd you source from doesn’t have to be outside the company. Crowdsourcing is just one facet of innovation strategy. For some, it may not be the most workable. Perhaps there are legal concerns that make it impossible. Maybe your industry is so specialized you just don’t have that big a crowd to source from. … Continued