Four ways companies can encourage innovation

ga('send', 'event', 'Education', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});

Five years ago, an Executive MBA alumnus who had taken a course with Michael Gibbs, clinical professor of economics and faculty director of the Executive MBA Program at Chicago Booth, stopped by to visit, and mentioned in passing that the firm where he worked had been tracking the progression of thousands of new ideas. “You have a database of new ideas and what happened to them? Can I get access for research?” Gibbs recalls asking. Companies usually loathe revealing what makes them successful, lest competitors profit from the information. But what the alumnus described struck Gibbs as an unusually good…

Spotted another good idea???
Join our network and earn rewards

Add to my folders:

Select any pre-existing folders to add the current post to. Posts will be added to a 'default' folder if nothing is selected.

Create a new folder (Optional)

Separate with commas to add multiple folders. The current post is automatically added to any new folders you create (e.g. my new folder, my second folder).


Remove from my folders

Below is a list of folders where the current post appears in. Select the folder you wish to remove it from.