Category: Health/Healthcare

Your Wellness Innovation Could Win You $5,000

At Premera we are all about helping our members live a healthier life. We want to give them the right tools that will help them eat better, shop smarter and move more. In order to help us develop new innovative tools for our members we want to hear from you. Do you have an innovative idea that will ignite change for the better? If so, we are offering a $5,000 reward for the best idea! Continue reading

Posted in Competitions, Health/Healthcare, Innovation, Open Innovation | 1 Comment

The future isn’t what we thought it would be. We don’t walk around in silver suits, travel to colonies on Mars or drive in flying cars. Instead, we dress casual, take selfies and communicate in 140 characters. Yet in many ways, we’re much better off than we imagined. Continue reading

Posted in Business Models, Health/Healthcare, Innovation, People & Skills, Processes & Tools, Social Media, Technology, Uncategorized, collaboration | 8 Comments

Kobi Gershoni oversees Signals’ research methodologies and analytics team. Today he shares data visualization and a Personal Healthcare case study that demonstrates how open source intelligence, or the practice of connecting the dots between publicly available source types, enables a new path to evidence-based decision support for new product development. Let’s see how it works… Continue reading

Posted in Build Capability, Case Study, Growth, Health/Healthcare, Processes & Tools, Product Innovation, R&D, Research, Science, Uncategorized | 4 Comments
Everything Is Ripe For Innovation

The titles of this post might seem a little simplistic, and to a certain degree it is because it isn’t that easy. But, let’s consider the following story: Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Design, Health/Healthcare, Innovation, People & Skills, Psychology | 2 Comments

How do we connect meaningfully with family, community and with our personal life? How do we engage meaningfully with work? Rediscover how the methodologies that help us achieve process excellence; can help us reach our own personal excellence. Continue reading

Posted in Business Models, Creativity, Culture & Values, Health/Healthcare, Innovation, Management, Open Innovation, People & Skills, Research, Social Innovation, Strategy, Technology, Time Management, education | 9 Comments
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Sometimes a good sound plan, uttered clearly at the right moment, IS the disruption. If the mind-bogglingly tragic, systemic failures at the VA have confounded you, then take heart. There is an organization, the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), that has been working for years on a positive, comprehensive plan for reforming it. Continue reading

Posted in Build Capability, Case Study, Governance, Government, Health/Healthcare, Military Innovation | 1 Comment
Walking Innovation

Like the tennis ball on a modern walker and jugaad innovation, systeme D and the passerelles shows that simple ingenuity can drive effective outcomes for the innovator. Continue reading

Posted in Build Capability, Consumer Innovation, Health/Healthcare, Processes & Tools, Profiles of Innovators, R&D, Uncategorized | 2 Comments