Author Archives: Stefan Lindegaard

Why Corporate Innovation Fails – Survey Insights

I am currently looking into why corporate innovation fails and how corporate innovators deal with this failure. Continue reading

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The First Mover Effect in Open/Business Model Innovation

A while back, I spoke with innovation people from a big automotive manufacturer. We talked about the automotive industry and open innovation. They said that there is already lots of collaboration going on in their industry and that it resembles open innovation in some ways. Continue reading

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Stretching the Concept of Open Innovation

Given the maturity of open innovation and crowdsourcing today, it has become fairly common to bring external resources into an innovation process. Just check this list of 40 examples. Continue reading

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Top 5 Countries for Open Innovation – 2012

Stefan Lindegaard’s look at 2012 Open Innovation Leaders by Country… Continue reading

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Twitter - An Important Tool for Innovation Efforts

This is the first post in a series where I look into how you can use the four leading social media tools – Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube – to advance your innovation agenda.
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The Innovation Value in Using Social Media - Beiersdorf Interview

Beiersdorf, the global skin care giant behind such brands as Nivea, Eucerin, and La Prairie, already enjoyed a strong reputation for innovation when it launched a new approach to open innovation in January 2011. Continue reading

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Free Books & Reports on Open Innovation, Co-Creation & Crowdsourcing

Here you get an overview of valuable – and FREE – books and reports related to open innovation, co-creation and crowdsourcing. Continue reading

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