After conducting regular virtual meetings over the past two years, the European core team of Design at Business finally came together in person for a 2-day gathering in Munich.
The objective was to exchange on latest topics, review our setup, and to discuss on the future community arrangements. But most of all we were happy to see and talk to each other in person and welcome our youngest participant into our group.
Internal Innovation Consulting is boosting a differentiation and competitiveness. IT Business Innovation is not a ‘nice to have’ activity, but a must have strategic contribution to accelerate differentiation efforts. Innovation consulting expertise strengthens innovation capabilities by providing the right innovation tools, methodologies, and skills for mastering continuous innovation.
Building and keeping innovation consulting activities inhouse has several key benefits.
Certain aspects of innovation support can and should be managed internally. Retaining the innovation capabilities as highlighted in the framework for consistent innovation, inhouse provides an organization the advantages that:
Aligning innovation requirements and business goals, fostering innovative behaviours and employee experiences, and establishing an innovation ecosystem for effective co-innovation and business agility. A framework for organization to design better products and for innovative leaders to unleash an inventive culture which can build better products.
"Especially if you change your mindset, you start believing in yourself more, rethinking problems and development. It is like a cascading effect. I went from Design Thinking, new ways of Design Thinking, brainstorming, learning more techniques, and storytelling ...
DatB did it again, and it was great to be part of it. The Design at Business European chapter executed its unique and insightful collaboration circle with a diverse group of experts in the field of purposeful human centred design.
What does the future of innovative work spaces look like? How do current developments change the way we innovate, collaborate and live? During our last global virtual Design at Business meetup on November 12th we discussed these and other questions with more than 40 like-minded innovation experts who joined us from different regions and countries across the globe like Europe, North America, Israel, India, Brazil and others.