Live Call Replay: Kate O’Keefe on Building an Innovation Bootcamp with Impact

Cisco’s Hyper Innovation Living Lab, 48-hour innovation bootcamp, has led to two startups, seven patent applications, and over 20 internal growth initiatives so far. Lab founder Kate O’Keeffe discussed how CHILL was developed, the importance of massive inclusion, and advice on how to improve idea challenges. Includes one hour of downloadable audio…

The Full List: Winners of Our 2018 Impact Awards, for Delivering Results in a Large Organization

Innovation Leader’s Impact Awards honor companies that have achieved extraordinary outcomes related to their innovation programs. Unlike other awards, Innovation Leader’s program is based on what matters; namely, the value and business impact of the programs—not just the fact that they exist. Here’s the full list of winners and runners up for 2018…

Lessons from Alex Goryachev on running Cisco’s first company-wide idea challenge

On a recent Innovation Leader Live call, Cisco’s Alex Goryachev discussed the company’s recent Innovate Everywhere Challenge, including how he got thousands of employees to participate, how they recruited external judges, and why he changed his mind about letting the teams involved interact directly with customers. Includes 30 minutes of audio…