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DEBATE: IS IT RIGHT THAT POLITICS CAN PREVENT INNOVATION PROGRESS?

Given the often ambiguous and forward thinking nature of innovation, it is little surprise that the discipline often arouses strong feelings among those who do not always understand its importance. Innovation can come in a vast number of forms, whether that be the fast-paced world of technology start-ups, new product invention or innovation in social and cultural institutions. With the correct innovation management and a positive attitude towards change and development, the true potential and importance of innovation can begin to be accepted as a fundamental element of business strategy and cr… continue reading

INNOVATION MANAGEMENT IN A VIRTUAL WORLD – THE CONTRIBUTION OF INNOVATION TO THE GLOBAL GAMING INDUSTRY

The concept of innovation is increasingly gaining currency as a central element of any industry or business in order to ensure longevity and continual growth within the global market. By managing innovation correctly, the potential for idea generation and furthering progress increases exponentially and can allow businesses to expand and continue to be competitive for many years to come.

Despite this, the importance of innovation is sometimes overlooked by those unfamiliar with the concept, or business people who have yet to realise the potential of their innovation methods. However, despite th… continue reading

Industrialisation of Innovation management

Take a look at this article from The Evening Standard - London. If you ever needed a nudge to take innovation more seriously - this will do it.

www.standard.co.uk/business/markets/anthony-hilton-british-firms-must-take-innovation-seriously-to-survive-8811958.html

We were lucky enough to have a preview of this research at our event in Windsor Castle several weeks ago. Something that struck a chord with me was this: "The key message though is that innovation has to be a mainstream activity, the more so when everyone else is doing it. The alternative is to become less and less competitive on a lo… continue reading

HOW DOES GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION IMPACT ON INNOVATION AND HOW WILL THIS DIFFER IN THE FUTURE?

The concept of innovation is one inherently surrounded in speculation, particularly given its ever-evolving nature as a part of business strategy and the differing importance assigned to it throughout global institutions. Despite the often difficult task of defining innovation and, more importantly, applying this to future development, innovation is becoming increasingly accepted as a necessary element of driving the future of business, particularly in the developed world. As an extension of this, the practice of innovation management is becoming particularly sought after, as businesses seek t… continue reading

WHAT ROLE DO WOMEN PLAY IN INNOVATION MANAGEMENT AND HOW CAN THIS BE IMPROVED TO FURTHER PROGRESS?

Last week, on 26th August, saw the annual Women’s Equality Day acknowledged once again by the United States and others worldwide, calling into question the continually developing role of women’s rights around the world. Although in some areas, women still lack fundamental rights such as the right to vote or the right to an education, the progress made in the Western world since the first Women’s Equality Day in 1920 has been phenomenal, particularly in the world of business. Given these developments, today’s blog is looking at the role of women in innovation management and how they can continu… continue reading