What Is Employee Driven Innovation

What Is Employee Driven Innovation Every company is made up of a team of people, ranging from senior management to front of line staff. Each member of that organisation is assigned a particular job, and work to ensure they complete their role, yet one particular job title does not mean that each employee should stop

The 3 Benefits Of Using Idea Management Software

  Why use Idea Management Software?   Idea Management can often seem like a big concept, with many definitions on what it actually is, and how it works spanning the internet. Companies often determine what Idea Management is to them and how it helps their strategy, but more often than not, Idea Management can be

The Buzz about HunchBuzz

Jennie Guzman is a Wellington based content writer/Comms student @Massey getting the lowdown on Innovation, Idea Management Software and Collaboration from one of NZ’s finest – HunchBuzz When I sat down with Thomas Mitchell of HunchBuzz, I had no idea what to expect.. For the next twenty minutes, we discussed HunchBuzz Idea Management Software and

What Is Idea Management All About Anyway?

The other night, I sat across from a friend who was rambling about a new project at work. Her eyes were wild and her hand gestures signaled that she was in fact, very stressed. You see, my friend is at the lower end of a company, wanting to make her way up the ladder. Her

The Amazing Thing About Bad Ideas

It’s with great pleasure that for this guest Blog post, we have the excellent Nicole Williams from TechMarketer.org providing some insight about ‘Bad Ideas’….are they really Bad?? Check it out There’s a well known cliche, often cited in brainstorming sessions, that there’s “no such thing as a bad idea”. Unfortunately that’s not true, there’s plenty

Wisdom of the crowd & that means employees too.

If you do time in the business world you’ve certainly been exposed to the hype of how harnessing the voice of internal and external stakeholders can help create new ideas and help organizations reinvent themselves. In fact, the statement, “the wisdom of the crowd,” continues to gain traction thanks to the high profile of open-sourcing,

Killer of change? ‘Idiot policy’

I wasn’t surprised when I discovered that the word Policy is derived from the French word Police. With a penchant for embracing change my consequential run-ins with the corporate police was to be expected. The good times! It’s true existing policy reflects a great deal of organizational learning, but the reality is that stagnant policy

Core values is the answer.

10 years ago I could be found on stage at conferences evangelizing a principles-based approach to the delivery of IT projects, Agile Project Management. I thought the market was ready, but a lot of the leaders were openly cynical. After living, working and travelling in the USA, Japan, India and Africa I felt that New