Innovation Management

July 27, 2017
If there’s one thing people world over will agree on, it is this—no business will sustain if it can’t innovate. People are scrambling to design and manage the perfect innovation portfolio, but the discrete, uncoordinated initiatives are leaving them more confused than ever. Management can’t decide whether continuously improving their core offerings or striving for […]
July 19, 2017
Independent top advisors call for increased EU investment in research and innovation for the sake of Europe's future…Read more The report calls for citizen involvement, especially for social good. One of the top 11 recommendations is to mobilize and involve citizens — allow citizens access to data and participate in decision making. As an innovation technique, […]
July 18, 2017
Anthropologist Lauren Herckis tells us why teachers “hesitate to adopt innovative teaching methods.” Apparently, they don’t want to look silly in front of their students. Read more… And what’s true for the Carnegie Mellon faculty members she studied is true for a whole lot of organizations. Conformity trumps creativity more often than not. Risk taking […]
June 30, 2017
Visualize this: You continuously get incredibly innovative ideas from your own workforce Ideas that, if materialized into innovative products or services, align with your organization’s goals, increasing revenues and keeping competition at bay Your employees recognize everyday challenges and address them, feeling engaged and appreciated It does sound too good to be true, doesn’t it? […]
June 8, 2017
The average lifespan of S&P 500 companies is just 18 years, down from 61 years in 1958. At this churn rate, 75% of the companies will be removed from the index in another 10 years. On the other hand, companies such as GE and Procter & Gamble have been around for more than 100 years […]
June 1, 2017
Have you ever wondered why people fear change? A change of any kind, especially the one which is radical and unanticipated, is always met with resistance. The response to a change could range from an absolute dismissal to unconditional embracement but is seldom uneventful. Since at the heart of creativity is changing, most acts of […]
May 12, 2017
The term innovation has been much bandied about this decade. Although a hackneyed word especially in the world of education and business, “innovation” has much in its favor. It is not just meaningless verbiage like some of us believe it to be. (Read WSJ’s “Is a Peanut-Butter Pop-Tart an Innovation?” for some bit of honest […]
Webinar Date: July 28, 2017
  HackerEarth is pleased to announce its next webinar on Innovation Management, to help you learn from the thought leaders and domain experts from all over the world. Who will benefit from attending the Webinar? CEOs CTOs CIOs Business Vertical Heads Program Managers Decision Makers Industry Leaders Consultants About this webinar: Innovation is often thought […]
May 4, 2017
“Building a startup is an exercise in institution building; thus, it necessarily involves management.”- Eric Ries, Lean Startup Doesn’t it surprise you that while most managers think of productivity being managed, quality being perfected, and human resources being tamed by adopting time-honed management principles, creativity and innovation, somehow, refuses to fall within the bracket? Why […]
March 31, 2017
Trying to find an example of the “walking a thin line” idiom is easy. Think of HR managers who have to align company goals and employee satisfaction! HR leaders no longer just stick to legal and compliance issues; they are now strategic business partners with a key role to play in shaping the company’s culture […]