Samuel Medley

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Why Innovation Management is Important for Your Company – 3 Strategic Reasons

“Innovate or stagnate.” It’s a stark choice that businesses across all sectors must confront daily. Although many decision makers at large companies recognize the importance of innovation, most fail to implement it in a strategic, consistent, and effective way. A recent study by McKinsey & Company found that 84% of executives agreed innovation was important for their growth strategy, but...

Qmarkets Named Idea Management Market Leader in Winter 2020 Customer Success Report

With outstanding scores across a wide variety of criteria, Qmarkets was recently recognized as a ‘Market Leader’ by FeaturedCustomers – a top customer reference platform for B2B business software and services. Tel Aviv, 23rd January, 2020 – FeaturedCustomers recently released their Winter 2020 Idea Management Software Customer Success Report. Offering a detailed analysis of innovation and idea management tool vendors,...

Innovate, Adapt, Overcome: How to Beat a Recession with Idea Management & Continuous Improvement

In the precarious economic climate, a global recession is an ever-present danger. However, by developing an innovation strategy that anticipates a downturn, you can help your enterprise weather the storm and even uncover lucrative ways to gain a competitive edge. Read on to discover how you can transform a recession into a rejuvenation. Given the devastating impact of the 2007-08...

What is Total Innovation Management? Achieving Excellence from Idea Generation to Implementation

To maximize the ROI of your innovation initiatives, it’s vital to gain input from as many sources as possible and ensure all departments take part in a culture of ideation. In this article, we explore the concept of Total Innovation Management (TIM) and how you can leverage it at your enterprise.  One of the most famous fables from India is...

A Rising Star – Qmarkets Ranks Among Best Crowdsourcing Platforms on CompareCamp.com

The Qmarkets platform has received an outstanding appraisal on CompareCamp.com – a leading online resource for B2B and SaaS reviews. As a result, Qmarkets has gained two major accolades on the CompareCamp.com system – the 2019 Rising Star Award and the Great User Experience Award. Tel-Aviv, 14th October, 2019 – Qmarkets’ position amongst the most powerful crowdsourcing platforms on the...

The Winning Formula for Financial Process Improvement – How TSYS is Defining the Future of Fintech

There has never been a more critical time for financial firms to prioritize innovation. Rapidly changing customer behaviours, disruptive digital technologies, and the emergence of agile fintech start-ups means that disruption is an ever-present danger. To counter these challenges, companies are increasingly focused on creating a culture of innovation to achieve financial process improvement. Total Systems Services (TSYS) – a...

Qmarkets #1 in Fall 2019 Idea Management Software Report from G2

Qmarkets was highlighted as both a Momentum Leader and a Grid Leader in the most recent idea management software report from G2 – the world’s largest tech marketplace. Tel-Aviv, Israel, 7th October 2019 – Taking into account a sophisticated combination of KPIs and data points across hundreds of user reviews, G2’s Fall 2019 Report™ provides the most accurate possible overview...

5 Corporate Innovation Trends of 2019 Set to Disrupt the Business Landscape in 2020

2020 is shaping up to be a truly generation-defining year across the spectrum – from politics, to sport, to science and beyond. I mean, we’ve got the U.S presidential elections, the Tokyo Olympics, NASA’s Mars rover mission, and even the completion of the world’s tallest building – a cavalcade of truly colossal events crammed into 12 months. What’s more, the...

Qmarkets Now Offers Complete G Suite Integration with Dedicated Cloud App

Tel Aviv, August 23rd, 2019 – Qmarkets has recently acquired full Google certification, and now has a dedicated cloud application available within the G Suite marketplace. This means that Qmarkets’ clients who manage employees in G Suite can use the Qmarkets app to set up Single Sign On (SSO) access, simplifying continuous user provisioning and making it easier to enable...

Qmarkets Highlighted as One of the Best Idea Management Software Options in G2 Summer Report

G2 – one of the world’s largest peer-to-peer corporate software review platforms – has recognized Qmarkets as a market leader in their Summer 2019 Idea Management Grid Report. Tel-Aviv, Israel, 16th July 2019 – G2 recently published its Summer 2019 Idea Management Grid Report. This report aggregates hundreds of detailed user reviews to provide a highly accurate and comprehensive breakdown...

Keep the Ball Rolling: 4 Continuous Improvement Methods for Long-Term Business Success

The 2019 Summer of Sports has finally arrived, with the Cricket World Cup in full swing, the FIFA Women’s World Cup just beginning, and a plethora of other major global competitions on the horizon. In these elite matches where victory can often be decided by a difference in millimeters or milliseconds, the power of continuous improvement—or ‘incremental innovation’ as it’s...

What Is Innovation Management? – Your Top 7 Innovation FAQs Answered

“Eureka!” We’ve all heard this famous ancient Greek term for “I’ve found it”. But how did it enter common parlance? The story goes that in the third century BC, the king of Syracuse ordered that Archimedes – the famous Greek inventor – find a way to determine whether his crown was made entirely out of pure gold, or whether he...

Titans of Transformation: 5 Outstanding Examples of Innovation in Business (ALL ELEMENTS)

When it comes to disruption on the modern business landscape, company size is no safeguard. 88% of Fortune 500 companies in the 1955 -2017 period  have either gone bankrupt, merged with other firms, or dropped off the list for other reasons. What’s more, it’s estimated that digital disruption will wipe out 40%  of today’s Fortune 500 companies in the coming decade....

Titans of Transformation: 5 Outstanding Examples of Innovation in Business

When it comes to disruption on the modern business landscape, company size is no safeguard. 88% of Fortune 500 companies in the 1955 -2017 period  have either gone bankrupt, merged with other firms, or dropped off the list for other reasons. What’s more, it’s estimated that digital disruption will wipe out 40%  of today’s Fortune 500 companies in the coming decade....

4 Ways to Beat Innovation Management Anxiety – How to Get Past the Fear and Find Your Next Big Idea!

The philosopher Aristotle diagnosed fear as ‘pain arising from the anticipation of evil’. Over 2000 years later, C-suite executives at major companies the world over are certainly feeling this specific pain when it comes to innovation. Many anticipate the possibility of leaping towards news heights, only to plummet down to unknown depths…. However, it doesn’t have to be this way....

5 Innovation Trends of 2018 that will Disrupt the Corporate Landscape in 2019

2018 has very much been a year of “epic partnerships”. The Avengers teamed up with the squad from Guardians of the Galaxy to face down Thanos. Prince Harry finally tied the knot with Meghan Markle. Even North and South Korea walked under a united banner at the Winter Olympics.Things have been no less epic on the corporate innovation front. Companies...

Bringing Your A-Game: What Game Theory Can Teach Us About Innovation Management

If you were one of the approximately 3-4 billion people who tuned into the world cup last year, chances are that work took a backseat to football on more than one occasion… However, don’t start feeling guilty just yet. Beneath the excitement and panoply of the world cup lies a broad range of core mechanisms and mathematical formulae that are...

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