Wazoku Blog

Michael Watkins

Recent Posts

Innovation Insights: Program Maturity

As with a lot of business projects, the capability of an innovation program is often directly linked to its level of maturity. By ‘maturity’ here, we...

Sep 9, 2022

Topics: Innovation, Wazoku

Innovation Insights: Getting Reporting Frequency Right

In our last blog, we looked at metrics maturity and how companies turn performance reporting into an optimized part of an innovation strategy. A key...

Aug 30, 2022

Topics: Innovation, Wazoku

Innovation Insights: Metrics Maturity

Looking across the business world at large, it’s apparent that most organizations aren’t at a stage where innovation reporting is optimized....

Aug 26, 2022

Topics: Innovation, Wazoku

Innovation Insights: Activity Metrics vs Impact Metrics

At the start of any organization’s efforts to innovate more effectively and sustainably, processes need to be put in place that ensure new ideas...

Aug 24, 2022

Topics: Innovation, Wazoku

Solver Stories: Open Innovation brings clean, safe water to 750m+ people worldwide

InnoCentive is now part of Wazoku The crisis in many parts of the world concerning the lack of available drinking water is only getting worse year...

Mar 29, 2022

Topics: Innovation, Solver Stories

Solver Stories: How Open Innovation delivered sustainability to a global industry

InnoCentive is now part of Wazoku Having had a very successful experience with one of its Challenges run in late 2020 Habitat for Humanity returned...

Mar 23, 2022

Topics: Solver Stories

Solver Stories: Saving millions of lives through disinfecting water

InnoCentive is now part of Wazoku Following the success of the previous challenge it ran with InnoCentive, WorldVision had another problem that...

Mar 16, 2022

Topics: InnoCentive, Solver Stories

Solver Stories: Protecting hundreds of millions of people by retrofitting foundations

InnoCentive is now part of Wazoku Around the world, hundreds of millions of people are at risk of having their homes decimated by natural disasters,...

Mar 8, 2022

Solver Stories: How Three Sanitation Solutions Can Help Billions of People

InnoCentive is now part of Wazoku An ideation Challenge, run by humanitarian organization WorldVision, attempted to find solutions to the lack of...

Mar 1, 2022