Create a Communications Plan for Idea Management

As part of our HunchBuzz offering, we are often asked on how to put together a Communications Plan when launching and maintaining an Idea Management Platform. Well here you go…. Communication is a broad concept, one that everyone thinks they understand from their own day to day experiences. Some think it is having a conversation,

Creating Physical Workspaces For Collaboration and Ideas

A lot of people have heard of ‘creative’ workplaces, such as Pixar and Google, that boast exciting work environments for collaboration that stimulate their employees. With common cafe areas and unique styled furniture, these offices are unique to the company that created it. These places are known for not only their quirky work area, but

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 Power of Ideas for Business Improvement

The Power of Ideas For Business Improvement  In 2014, Guy Kawasaki, an American marketing specialist, gave an inspirational Ted Talk about the Art of Innovation. Within the first two minutes of his speech, he states that innovation begins with the desire to ‘make meaning.’ What Kawasaki means by this, is that every person should have

Enabling Collaboration to Improve Employee Engagement

When you think about collaboration, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Does it mean working with others for a particular purpose? Or does it mean coming together because your work requires you to? Collaboration has a different meaning to every individual, but that meaning ties into one thing – how engaged you

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

Conquer your Industry with amazing Ideas from employees

Conquer Your Industry With Amazing Ideas From Employees All businesses want to grow in one way or another whether it be to increase revenue or expand their product line. Everyone has an opinion on how something should be done or done better. The owner of a company is just one individual and while they might