Employees and other invited participants will find that the Innovation Community™ gives them a special way to interact with their peers that is both fun and extremely beneficial to the company. It allows and encourages personnel at every level of the organization to contribute to the innovation process according to their interests and abilities. Through the Innovation Community, employee talent and contribution are maximized, and a corporate culture is developed that values and rewards participation in the innovation process.
The Innovation Community™ ensures that valuable ideas on new products, cost savings, and process optimization are not lost at the lower levels of the organization. With Induct, valuable input from employees at every level is instantly available across all organizational boundaries, enabling companies to engage in more collaborative decision making. Induct ensures that key new ideas, concepts, suggestions, and recommendations are "bubbled up" for input and action by managers and executives.
Induct revolutionizes the way that companies think about innovation. Based on the work of pioneering professors and consultants in the "open innovation" field, Induct integrates Enterprise 2.0 technology and social networking concepts with a flexible and customizable innovation process management framework. The result is a Software as a Service (SaaS) platform that allows companies to easily practice true "open innovation" through the creation of corporate "Innovation Communities.™”