CORPORATES AND INNOVATION LABS
Incubators and innovation labs are very popular in large corporations. However, many of the initiatives struggle with the appreciation of their ideas and to implement their ideas in the corporation.
OPEN INNOVATION GOES AUTOMOTIVE!
Consistent application of Open Innovation helps to increase the profitability of R&D and innovation in the automotive industry, as shown by our study in the journal R&D Management.
WHERE ARE GERMANY’S ENTREPRENEURS?
ILI CONSULTING AG says it on the “XING Klartext” opinion-leader website: German developments are appreciated everywhere but their commercial exploitation mostly takes place abroad. Are we lacking in entrepreneurial courage?
THE CUSTOMER IS ENGAGED
For years, many companies have restricted their innovation management to their own specific area, i.e., customers, competitors, suppliers. This often led to the development of similar or imitative products.
WHO INVENTED IT?
A top rank for the economy does not automatically go along with top innovation results for the country’s largest firms. Moreover, continued innovation awards may lead to complacency and limited innovation efforts.
EFFICIENCY INSTEAD OF CREATIVITY
Many DAX 30 corporations overestimate their innovativeness. Our study of the DAX 30 corporations underscores the highly strategic significance of innovation. Only two companies are perceived as top innovators.
SMI 20 INNOVATION STUDY
Innovation and growth of the SMI 20 corporations. Strong innovation intent, but limited implementation performance? Swiss companies have a stronger innovation orientation than German firms.
DAX 30 INNOVATION STUDY
Many Dax 30 corporations overestimate their innovativeness. Our study of the DAX 30 corporations underscores the highly strategic significance of innovation. Only two companies are perceived as top innovators.