Innovation.net provides insights and discussion on entrepreneurial approaches to growth and innovation. Topics include new business creation, lean startup methods and open innovation among others. It's written by Mike Docherty and the experts at Venture2, a consulting and new ventures firm.
www.venture2.com Venture2 applies entrepreneurial approaches to accelerate new businesses and new sources of growth. We work with established brand companies as well as emerging technology firms to rapidly connect and commercialize breakthrough new products, services and business models. Our business model leverages a small core team and a big network that brings diverse, multi-disciplinary skills from a variety of business management and entrepreneurial backgrounds.
Here's part 1 of my Q&A discussion with Napkin Labs on the future of open innovation. I'm intrigued by Napkin Lab's OpenLab platform for building and managing innovation communities. Moving beyond transactional approached to open innovation is where collaborative innovation is headed. Will be interesting to watch their business model in this space... I'm predicting success.