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Use Open Innovation to Bring Talent and Capabilities Into the Business Ecosystem

Published: 31 March 2016

ID: G00291301

Analyst(s): Betsy Burton , Marcus Blosch


The smartest people may not be in the room, but out in the business ecosystem. Organizations with a track record of successful innovation use "open innovation" to leverage the talent and competencies of the business ecosystem.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Prepare for Open Innovation
  • Develop a Strategy to Guide Open Innovation
  • Create the Organizational Context Needed to Support Open Innovation
  • Develop the Foundations Needed to Support Open Innovation
  • Match the Open Innovation Approach to Your Innovation Challenge

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