Social Product Development: Can LIKEs and Search Improve Productivity, Knowledge Capture, Collaboration and Innovation?

The answer is a big YES! Read on: An Interview with Dr. Suna Polat by Jackie Cooper, Management Roundtable   (Originally published on our CoDev Blog) As part of our series on Open Innovation Leadership, I was eager to interview Dr. Suna Polat, Director of Collaborative Innovation & Social Product Development at CIMdata (Ann Arbor, MI).

ApplePay and MasterCard’s new Innovation Hub

MasterCard has just launched a new innovation lab in New York City. The new 60,000 square foot facility will house those working on the MasterPass digital wallet, the Digital Enablement System, and MasterCard Labs’ Start Path, an accelerator for financial technology startups.  The MasterCard Digital Enablement System’s tokenization service will secure ApplePay transactions: “This is

Product Innovation is key to growth

Companies across all industries today are facing a broad array of challenges as they strive to develop products faster, improve efficiencies, and streamline their organizations.  These challenges include the need to reduce time and cost to market, and the desire for fueling a pipeline of innovation. A survey performed by the International Data Corporation, an advisory services organization for

FREE WEBINAR ALERT: Goodyear Innovation!

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:00-1:00pm ET Business Model Innovation: A Goodyear Case Study Business model innovation is important for bringing new innovation to market, but also for capturing value from innovative technology. Alliances and partnerships are an important part of the process. Jim will discuss the approach to business model innovation – from customer insight