• Tools for Selecting Great Ideas

    by  • December 14, 2011

    In this hyper-competitive economic environment if the SMEs wants to have a long-term success, they need to develop new products, services, and platforms. There are number of software solution available in the market which can help SMEs to generate tons of new ideas to develop new products. But, the question is, how one can...

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    Gaining Pace in New Product Development

    by  • December 12, 2011

    Book Cover: Innovating in Product/Process Development

    Innovation is a critical factor in any company’s success, and the need to get innovative products quickly on the market is just as important. Innovating in Product/Process Development demonstrates how to achieve true innovation in product development, and how to launch a new product in the quickest and cheapest way. Companies able to master...

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    Becoming a Design Thinker

    by  • November 29, 2011

    Introducing systematic innovation management tools for SMEs is an inspiring and challenging task. However, it is also controversial and raises questions about the risks of introducing new ways of doing into companies that could be described as “process virgins”. “How to introduce analytics driven systematic innovation process in a small creative furniture design company...

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    Testing our Social Media Strategy

    by  • November 22, 2011

    VAIBMU, one of the RTD partners in the project, has created a Social Media Strategy. We are testing it right now, trying to link the most extended apps in the social web all together not to miss a single person interested in Innovation and RTD. The strategy involves the 11 participants in the project...

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    1st Technical Meeting

    by  • November 9, 2011

    The 3rd and 4th of November we held in Coventry our first Technical meeting for the ExtremFactories Project. The work in collaboration during these 2 days was fantastic. We reviewed the work already done, prepared the specific action plan for the next 3 months and agreed on the next technical meetings dates and locations...

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    ExtremeFactories project starts

    by  • November 7, 2011

    The ExtremeFactories  project aims at creating a methodology to accelerate innovation processes in SMEs. This methodology will be accompanied by an internet-based platform, which will offer services to companies to address the whole innovation process, from idea generation to development and implementation of ideas in the company (in the case of process innovation )...

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