Innovation Management

November 17, 2017
In today’s highly advanced and competing world, a company can endure only if it is performing something distinct. Innovation turns into a very significant factor in this rapid moving contemporary world. The current market is anticipating something revolutionary and exclusive from anyone. You can only do well if you can come with a new strategy […]
November 10, 2017
How do you go from $11 billion in revenue and 76,000+ patents to filing for Chapter 11? Sadly, this was the case of The Eastman Kodak Company. As painful as it is to watch a much-loved brand vanish, this example is a testament to the fact that there is no safe play when it comes […]
November 10, 2017
Hackathons have become increasingly popular over the years. On a superficial level, a hackathon is still seen as a one-off annual event or a PR stunt. According to the 2017 Global hackathon report, more than 50% of hackathons conducted worldwide are recurring. Companies such as Facebook and Cognizant use hackathons as tools for sustained innovation. […]
November 8, 2017
Peter Drucker once said, “Above all, innovation is work rather than genius. It requires knowledge. It often requires ingenuity. And it requires focus.” Can innovation be managed like a business process? Does “managing” innovation limit creativity, thus stifling innovative ideas? Samuel Palmisano, the former CEO of IBM, said, “We treat innovation as if it were […]
October 31, 2017
A bit of history Rewind a few years, 1975 to be exact. That’s when the Homebrew Computer Club, “a grassroots group of hardware hackers in the Silicon Valley who kickstarted the personal computer revolution,” met in a Menlo Park garage. Perhaps, this gathering of brilliant minds is the first building block of an “event” that […]
October 25, 2017
HackerEarth is pleased to announce its next webinar on Innovation Management to help you learn from thought leaders and domain experts from all over the world. Register Now About this webinar The fundamental practice of generating ideas and bringing it to market has evolved significantly. And companies are constantly looking for efficient models to propel […]
October 17, 2017
TED is an excellent platform to find some original ideas. TED has definitely set a benchmark and with 500 million viewers, it has become the dominant platform for sharing ideas. From Simon Sinek to Rory Sutherland here are plenty of great talks. For this article, we have compiled the top 7 talks on innovation and […]
October 17, 2017
What makes us follow, or even idolize, “innovative” leaders? Is it because they can brilliantly and lucidly articulate their vision and passion? Is it their relentless drive and commitment? Is it that these dashing people seem to effortlessly run hugely successful empires? Or, do we just want to be in their shoes because we covet […]
October 16, 2017
Understanding Innovation Management What besets today’s companies? Is it a lack of innovation or an inability to cope with change? Or, is it the incompetence that underlines the failure to anticipate change and stay ahead of the curve? Either way, businesses need to identify where they are going wrong because innovation as a business strategy […]
October 13, 2017
“Travel anywhere on earth in a rocket under an hour.” Elon Musk revealed his vision for the new transport system at the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Adelaide, Australia. He said the price for a ticket would rival that of an economy airline flight. While it will take another 6-9 months for the project to […]