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The Latest Crowdsourcing News Covering Technology, Healthcare, Infrastructure, and Space Breakthroughs Out Of This World.
NASA has the nation’s finest Rocket Scientists on staff, and yet they are among the world’s most active users of crowdsourcing to solve engineering conundrums. With expertise at their fingertips, why are they - and many others - turning to the non-expert crowd for solutions?
Forward looking corporations are already embracing crowdsourcing and prize challenges. Boeing, Unilever, Samsung, Starbucks and NASA are just a few examples. If several million people can be nudged to make a small positive change, the outcomes can be world changing.
Things are changing so rapidly between innovation, social changes, and economic pressure. But while crowdsourcing is evolving there can be only one definitive definition for what exactly is the world of crowdsourcing. And how can this open-source approach to ideas help your business.
Every company is different, and it’s important to consider how crowdsourcing could work for your organization specifically. These 5 advantages and disadvantages will help you decide if crowdsourcing is a good fit for your company.
Innovation is the top business priority voiced by CEOs, but 77% of CEOs find it challenging to find the innovation and creativity skills they need. What’s the disconnect? Many employers aren’t sure how to find the proper benchmarks. These tips will help you assess innovation culture in your company.
The catfish industry has had its ups and downs but remains one of the most important aquaculture industries in the US. Recent technological advancements have increased productivity, but catfish farmers still face significant challenges.
There is already a long list ofweird stuff that has been sent into space . Some were pranks, others were more serious, but all provided valuable inf…
I’m really amused by how many people claim that their best creative ideas come to them in the shower. What is so special about the shower being a cradle of creative ideas?
Listen to our recent podcast recording with Dyan Finkhousen and Geoff Parker. Dyan is the Founder and CEO of Shoshin Works and Geoff Parker, co-author of Platform Revolution: How Networked Markets Are Transforming the Economy - And How to Make Them Work for You.
Crowdsourcing has long been recognized as an effective tool for creating new and exciting consumer products. A growing body of evidence, however, indicates that this approach has a capacity of successfully addressing the most daunting challenges facing humanity.