A blog about creating and running successful innovation processes

Category: Creativity

How do you pitch your idea?

Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes. All ideas mean change and change can be perceived as difficult or dangerous. Therefore, it is important that you can pitch your idea in a good way. Given that your idea is good and implemented, someone will change somewhere. Sometimes…

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Mechanisms for making innovation happen in organizations

Approximate reading time: 4-6 min. Understanding what drives successful innovation is of paramount importance. One study examined mechanisms for making innovation happen in organizations. The hypothesis, from the researchers, was that innovation is a function of individual efforts and organizational systems to facilitate creativity.  …

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Ideas are nothing – the implementation is everything!

Estimated reading time 4-5 minutes. Ideas are nothing – the implementation is everything! Sure, you do agree? Read this post, and we have you on the hook! However, you think, you do not mean bad ideas can be so good that you can make money on…

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Accounting as mediator between creativity and control

Approximate reading time: 3-4 min. How to avoid control does not hinder creativity in businesses? What is the role of accounting for control and creativity? Two researchers have investigated accounting’s role as a mediating instrument between the tensions of creativity and control within the price competitive…

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To attract creative employees

Approximate reading time: 3-4 min. Performance-based compensation contracts can affect productivity both by motivating effort and by attracting workers whose abilities align best with the offered contracts. Using an experiment in which participants design “rebus puzzles,” one study tested whether the incremental benefits of contract…

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