The Practical Side of Crowdsourced Innovation

The practise of innovation as a business discipline has been firmly entrenched in many organisations. The discussion is no longer around whether it must be done, but more about how to ensure that an innovation programme is sustainable and successful. What does a successful innovation programme look like, how is it managed and what are [...]

2016 State of Crowdsourced Innovation Report

A Spigit Multi-Industry Benchmark Study. “Innovation.” Alongside other big buzz phrases — including “Big Data” and “the Internet of Things”— innovation is on everyone’s tongues this year, from chief executives of long-established Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurs launching tomorrow’s next big thing. But it’s not just a buzzword: 80 percent of innovation program managers report results to C-level executives [...]

2017-04-19T16:28:53+00:00 July 7th, 2016|Research, Spigit|

Innovation is Change

By Braden Kelly, Spigit Guest Author Can you think of a single innovation that didn’t change something? I didn’t think so. Innovation is change, or at least, innovation requires change. In my role as an innovation keynote speaker and workshop facilitator, I recently led a German-based industrial company’s North American IT leadership team through an [...]

2017-04-19T16:29:13+00:00 February 16th, 2016|Innovation How To... Series, Spigit|

How do you Crowdsource Innovation? James Gardner, Spigit’s CTO, Explains

By Jeremy Brown, Spigit Spigit’s Chief Technology Officer, James Gardner, is no stranger to innovation. He’s been there and done that in a number of ways and with a variety of tools. But if his start in financial services taught him anything, it’s that crowdsourcing innovation — at major healthcare institutions, financial services providers, and even [...]

2017-04-19T16:29:21+00:00 January 20th, 2016|Innovation How To... Series, Spigit|

FORRESTER: Financial Services Innovation Requires Digital Tech, Matchmaking, and Discipline

By Arwen Heredia, Spigit Banking is an old business. But in the past year, the rapid adoption of financial services innovation technology has catapulted banking, insurance, and financial leaders into the now. In fact, researchers are saying that 2016 is set to be a year of massive disruption for this sector, as leaders search for [...]

2017-04-19T16:29:23+00:00 January 14th, 2016|Research, Spigit|