Innovation Spotlights
December 15, 2017

3 Examples of Innovative Technologies in Sports

Innovative technologies have changed the way we experience sports. In this article, we illustrate how innovative technologies in sports have positively affected athletes in terms of performance and safety while...
Idea Management
December 10, 2017

What is Idea Management and Why is it Important?

So what is the deal with digital idea management? What is all the fuss about? Well, imagine this: Your employee wakes up in the middle of the night with a...
Innovation Spotlights
December 7, 2017

Ideas from Iceland that will make you feel a little warmer

Iceland is a tiny island in the North Atlantic with a population of about 330,000. The summers are mild and the winters are cold. It rains a lot and the...
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December 5, 2017

How an Idea Management Tool Can Help You get through the Idea Generation Phase

Idea management tool is a necessity when talking innovation. In this article, we are going to discuss how can idea management tool help you get through the first phase of...
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November 30, 2017

Sustainable Innovation: Best Scandinavian Innovators

Sustainable innovation is more than a trend. Sustainability is a key driver of innovation and companies around the world understand that. When it comes to the competitive landscape, sustainability is...
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November 24, 2017

Idea Management in Teams: The Case of Ideanote

Idea management platform does wonders for your team. Not only it helps you build and manage your team, but it also creates engagement and innovation. Who doesn't want to work...

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November 23, 2017

5 Weird Inventions That Never Made The Cut

Here at Ideanote, we encourage new ideas, because you never know how big they can get. But sometimes, in the search for the next great idea, you end up with...
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November 21, 2017

Architectural Innovation: 5 Architects Changing the Future

When it comes to architectural innovation, a lot of interesting things are happening. Architects that have been working with the same business model for decades, finally decided to look ahead...
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November 16, 2017

Danish Welfare System – Great Ideas in Public Entertainment

Danes may seem cold and private at first, but can actually be quite approachable and friendly (yes, we are a Danish company, but we are not just here to pat...
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November 13, 2017

Financial innovation and how it evolved since the 60’s

Financial innovation. Two words that aren’t always taken lightly or rather positively. Some blame it for the financial crisis that has created the global recession, but some nurture it because...
Innovation Spotlights
November 10, 2017

The Case of AngelList

Ideanote loves good ideas. That is kind of our thing. And we want to share a lot of those good ideas with others. Therefore, we want to focus on the...
Innovation Spotlights
November 6, 2017

Innovation: What is it and why do some companies still fear it?

Innovation is a necessity for a twenty-first century business. So why do some companies still run from it?

Innovation Spotlights
November 3, 2017

Nordic Innovation : Top Nordic Companies And Their Success

Nordic innovation is always a hot topic. Here is Ideanote’s pick of top Nordic companies and innovative solutions that blow are minds time after time!

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November 1, 2017

The Ideanote School of Innovation: Human Capital

Human capital is one of those words that are thrown around in business classes across the world. Despite this, people seem to have varying understandings of the term and what it really covers.

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October 30, 2017

5 Intelligent Approaches To Idea Theft In The Office

We all know the sinking feeling you get in your stomach when a coworker suggests an idea that was originally yours. But how do you deal with that type of situation, without creating drama or a negative sentiment?

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October 27, 2017

6 Worst Ideas – Halloween Edition

We have previously shared the worst ideas of 2017 (because as you know, a bad idea is just a step…

October 25, 2017

The Ideanote School of Innovation: Design Thinking

Design thinking is one of those buzzwords you often hear, but any explanation given is vague. This blog post will attempt to remedy that in three simple sections.

Innovation Spotlights
October 23, 2017

4 Examples Of Innovative Technology Revolutionising Fitness

Physical fitness. We all want it, but for many, it escapes us. Perhaps technology is the answer. Either way, these four examples are pretty cool.

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October 20, 2017

Elon Musk’s 5 Great Ideas

Elon Musk has always been an outside-of-the-box thinker and a creator. Here at Ideanote we just love ideas and that’s why we collected 5 best Musk’s ideas…and a couple of Bored Elon Musk’s. Don’t know who Bored Musk is? Read on!

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October 20, 2017

The Ideanote School of Innovation: Types of Innovation

Quick, how many types of innovation are there? Or more importantly, does it make sense to divide innovation into different types? Read on, and see why categorizing innovation can help you achieve your goals faster.

Idea Management
October 18, 2017

Stop Treating Innovation as a Meaningless Buzzword

Nowadays innovation is talked about more than acted upon. Instead, it should be treated as an important business channel and seen as a continuous process.

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October 13, 2017

Ideanote’s Free Guide: How To Build a Successful Startup

If you’ve been in the entrepreneurial world even for a bit, you probably know startups are fragile and volatile. Many startups pop the champagne for their second birthday and then...
Innovation Spotlights
October 12, 2017

4 Inventions We Can Thank France For, and What They Can Teach Us About the Nature of Innovation

France is a country synonymous with baguettes and beautiful women smoking cigarettes. But did you know France is also a powerhouse of innovation?

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October 11, 2017

The 3 Questions That Will Make You A Digitalisation Champion

Digitalization is crucial to every business. But how do you start the process, and find the right tools? We gathered our most important questions.

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October 9, 2017

Health-Tech: 5 Startups Changing Healthcare and The World

Healthcare industry being so bureaucratic might seem untouchable, even immune to disruption by innovators. However, the new kids on the block, tech entrepreneurs are changing the game.

Innovation Spotlights
October 6, 2017

The 12 Worst Ideas of 2017 (So Far…) Part 2

Who's ready for part 2 of the worst ideas of 2017? Because we have more bad ideas than we know what to do with. 1. Fyre Festival How does a...
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October 4, 2017

Innovation in Education and How it Works Around the Globe

Innovation in education can be found in services, programmes and partnerships. Educational institutions around the world are working on constant improvements for their students. However, not all innovation is tangible...
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October 2, 2017

Death to the Suggestion-Box: Why Digital is the Way to Go

The suggestion box of yore is exactly that, a box. A box where ideas go and are never seen or heard from again. If you want to change that, read on and see why a digital suggestion box is the way to go.

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September 29, 2017

The 12 Worst Ideas of 2017 (So Far…) Part 1

At Ideanote we love ideas. Even bad ideas. Because every bad idea has a lesson to be learned. Even these pretty bad ideas have something to teach you.

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September 26, 2017

How To Get Structure in a Brainstorm With Idea Management

We all know and… tolerate… brainstorming sessions. But what if there was a way to keep all the great things in a brainstorm, the creativity and excitement, while getting rid of tedious stuff like social loafing and time waste? Read on young grasshopper, and I’ll show you the way.

Innovation Spotlights
September 25, 2017

3 Examples of Inspiring Innovation in Fashion Tech

Fashion and technology. One is warm and soft, another one is cold and sharp. However, these two go together better than bread and cheese. When we think about wearable technology, the...
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September 18, 2017

What We All Can Learn From The German Approach To Innovation

Germany’s reputation as a solid country with a solid economy has the last few years, been thoroughly cemented. With their impressive rebound from the 2008-2009 recession, and continuous low unemployment. But what is the reason behind this staple economy and continuous growth?

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September 13, 2017

3 Examples of Innovation That Improved the World

Creating inventions that change the world for the better can seem very daunting. But as these three examples show, the simplest ideas are usually the best.

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September 6, 2017

4 Start-Up Secrets To Highly Effective Idea Management

How does an idea management start-up manage their ideas? Well read on, and we’ll reveal all our secrets.

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August 17, 2017

Information Overload: How Can Digital Minimalism Streamline Your Work Process and Create Innovation?

We are surrounded by apps that promise us efficiency and innovation. But where is the line between apps that streamline and apps that clutter? Read more to discover how digital minimalism can remove distractions and let you focus on creating.

Innovation Spotlights
July 25, 2017

Ideas That Changed the World

Here at Ideanote, we love ideas, especially ideas that don’t get much attention. Click here to read about 3 great ideas that truly changed the world.

Innovation Spotlights
July 19, 2017

Born in the USA – 5 American Innovations that Changed The World

Check out these 5 amazing innovations that have shaped the modern world. All are made in the United States of America.

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July 17, 2017

5 Idea Management Platform Benefits

Team work isn`t always easy. Read about the 5 benefits of using an idea management platform with your team that will make all the difference.

Innovation Spotlights
July 17, 2017

4 Awesome Inventions Born in Canada

Canada is not only the country of maple syrup and craft beer. They have also fostered some of the greatest inventions. Here are our favorite 4, can you guess which we have picked?

Idea Management
July 14, 2017

How Idea management Will Take You Further!

Don’t know where to start with idea management? Read this article, try out our free app and get your ideas growing!

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June 7, 2017

Why ask for idea management?

Do you ever feel like you could contribute a great deal more than you do in your company? Perhaps idea management is the key. Read more to see how you can become more involved in your companies decision-making.

Scandinavia Innovation Spotlights
May 23, 2017

Innovative Scandinavia and its secrets

As a company located in the heart of Copenhagen, we love and are constantly inspired by Scandinavian innovators. But why exactly are Danes, Swedes, and Norwegians so darn innovative? We decided to get the bottom of it, come along!

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May 3, 2017

Danish hygge through innovation

While hygge has become a bit of a buzz word lately, it’s a key feature in the Danish spirit. In this post, we decided to feature an initiative that combines hygge and innovation, two of our favorite things!

Innovation Spotlights
May 3, 2017

Nordic Innovations Bringing People Together

Nordic countries are full of good ideas. We especially like the ones that both solve a problem and at the same time create a sense of community. Here are some examples of nordic innovations we like so much, that we just have to share with you!

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May 3, 2017

How To Retain Employees Through Motivation

How do you best retain employees in a fast-paced environment? Here we gathered four of the best ways to motivate your employees and make them happy to show up every day.

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April 28, 2017

Your Suggestion Box has never been more relevant

Yes, a tech start-up praising the suggestion box. Have we lost our marbles? Read more to see…

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April 26, 2017

How strong is your corporate culture?

Corporate culture is a difficult concept to pinpoint. We have therefore made an easy checklist to go through to make sure your corporate culture is both strong, as well as benefiting you and your employees.

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April 19, 2017

Improve Idea Management – Improve Your Company

We previously talked about 5 benefits of using an idea management platform. The thing is, there are so many benefits that we just have to talk about it some more. Following are five more benefits you can gain from an idea management platform.

Innovation Spotlights
April 7, 2017

7 innovative ideas that changed the retail industry

From augmented reality to hashtags, innovations are changing the shopping experience as we know it. Here are 7 innovations that not make it easier to buy shoes, but actually saves lives.

Idea Management
March 29, 2017

5 reason Why You Should Consider An Idea Management Platform

A question we often get is “Why are idea management platforms important?” We love this question because it gives us an opportunity to talk about the many awesome benefits to Ideanote. Here are our 5 top reasons why Ideanote’s awesome.

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March 21, 2017

8 Advantages of Using Cloud-Based Software Services

8 advantages of using cloud-based software services  The SaaS advantages  are constantly increasing. As digitalization is still talk-of-the-town, we thought…

March 9, 2017

Surprising, Digital Transformation Begins With Digitalization

What’s stopping your company from embracing digital solutions? Here we have five helpful tips to get over the hurdles.

February 7, 2017

Improving The Success Of Your Employees In Front End Innovation

Innovation in the front end of business can be a difficult balance between flexibility and control. Here are our four main tips to make sure the front-end of your business stays as innovative as possible.

Idea Management
January 26, 2017

From Manager To Leader In A Cost Cutting Environment

The financial crisis created an “only spend money if there is a guaranteed result” mindset. This is an antithesis to innovation. In this still price-cutting environment, how do you combine financial restraint with innovation? Well we have a few suggestions…

Idea Management
January 10, 2017

Ford Claims Great Results from Idea Management!

You know we love innovation. So we’re especially happy to see the great results Ford has achieved lately. Read more to see how Idea Management has helped Ford achieve great results!

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January 4, 2017

What You Can Learn From Disgruntled Employees

Nobody likes disgruntled employees. But learning from your mistakes is the best way to avoid repeating them. So here is our simple four step guide to understanding the reason behind the anger.

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December 1, 2016

Why Radical and Disruptive Innovation Might Not Always Be The Answer

Disruptive innovation sounds great, but is it always the answer? Read more to see if radical innovation is the way you want to go.

Idea Management
November 24, 2016

Does Increasing Entrepreneurs Means Better Innovation? Probably Not…

A start-up questioning the power behind entrepreneurs? While entrepreneurs are nice to have, people with an entrepreneurial spirit are even better. Read more to find out why.

November 9, 2016

Tips For Using Social Capital In Brainstorming

Social capital is incredibly powerful, unfortunately, traditional brainstorming confines it to a time and space. At Ideanote we are all about releasing creativity and social capital, so you can your company can innovate your hearts out.

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November 3, 2016

The Relationship Between Ideas and Customer Retention

We all want customers to come back, but how can ideas help you increase customer satisfaction? Read more to find out.

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October 13, 2016

Your Idea Is Great, it Just Needs a Little More Work

We all have great ideas, but how do you go from great idea to great action? Here we’ve collected the five important steps to take when you want your idea

Idea Management
October 5, 2016

The 3 Ingredients in Highly Effective Idea Management

We all want our idea management to be effective. But how? Based on conversations with more than 100 CEO’s we have three most important ingredients. So let’s get cooking!

Idea Management
September 22, 2016

Stop the Red Tape: Align Your Organisation Around Ideas

There are many idea killers out there, but red tape has to be one of the biggest obstacles to innovation. Learn how to cut through the red tape, and begin innovating.

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September 6, 2016

Five Tips To Navigate The Sea of Innovation Books

Even at a tech company like us, we like to open an old school book now and again. Here are our top five places to find your next nightstand filler.

August 24, 2016

Why We Should Embrace Everyday Design Thinking

There is value in enabling design thinking during your everyday routine, especially if you have contact with potential or current clients in your position. Idea generation is great for coming...
Idea Management
July 7, 2016

5 Ways to Start Projects with High Team Engagement

Team engagement is a key to a successful project. But how do you start raise team engagement? Read more for five tips to start a team project with a high team engagement.

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