Read about 11 best practices of organizations that have embraced open innovation, with an emphasis on collaborating externally and internally. This benchmarking report also includes case studies from Amway, Cisco Systems Inc., Corning Inc., and more.
Learn about the outcomes of the Innovation Think Tank held at the 2013 World Conference on Quality and Improvement. Members discussed innovation as "quality for tomorrow," covering topics including measuring innovation, creating a culture of innovation, and critical skills of the innovator.
This book pulls together current thinking on innovation management to guide executive leaders in developing an innovation-centric organization. Find out how you can establish a culture of effective innovation and build innovation into strategic planning.
Read his article in the October 2013 issue of
Journal for Quality and Participation.
Sample titles include "Innovation in Baldrige," "Innovation Evaluation Tools," and "Building a Culture of Creativity and Innovation." Access the presentations (members only).
In the "Innovation Imperative" column of the January 2012 QP, Peter Merrill explains why innovators can't be afraid to fail.
Peter Merrill, author of Innovation Generation, describes how to become an innovative organization that enables information to flow freely.
Learn how best-practice organizations create a strategy to embed innovation, define roles to support innovative engagement, understand the enablers of innovation, and evaluate key innovation measures. (Members only.)
Emergence: The 2011 Future of Quality Study identifies innovation as one of the top eight forces shaping the future of quality.