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Welcome to Innovation+ Talks. Each week our host, Paul Heller talks at the executive level about how strategic innovation and new product development are essential for thriving in the modern marketplace. Paul is regularly joined by top executives and cross-industry thought leaders who share their unique insights and key learnings garnered from decades of experience.

Welcome to Innovation+ Talks. Each week our host, Paul Heller talks at the executive level about how strategic innovation and new product development are essential for thriving in the modern marketplace. Paul is regularly joined by top executives and cross-industry thought leaders who share their unique insights and key learnings garnered from decades of experience.

Location:

United States

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Welcome to Innovation+ Talks. Each week our host, Paul Heller talks at the executive level about how strategic innovation and new product development are essential for thriving in the modern marketplace. Paul is regularly joined by top executives and cross-industry thought leaders who share their unique insights and key learnings garnered from decades of experience.

Language:

English


Episodes

Innovation in education technology with Andy Hannah

5/16/2022
Andy Hannah is the President and Co-founder of Othot, a web-based and AI-driven company that provides analytics services focused on the education sector. They help organizations in the higher education sector optimize relationships with students and alumni at an individual level. As President, Andy creates strategies that achieve the company’s visions and build cultures with [...] The post Innovation in education technology with Andy Hannah appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:28:54

Innovation in Education Technology with Andy Hannah

5/16/2022

Duration:00:28:52

Innovation for a Volatile World with Bill Beane

5/9/2022
Bill Beane is the Senior Director of Parker Technology Center and Innovation Systems. Parker is a Fortune 250 global leader in motion and control technologies. If it moves, Parker's either involved or close to it. As Senior Director, Bill provides leadership to Parker's Technology Center, focusing on developing new and sustainable business solutions. [...] The post Innovation for a Volatile World with Bill Beane appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:34:55

Innovation for a Volatile World with Bill Beane

5/9/2022
Bill Beane is the Senior Director of Parker Technology Center and Innovation Systems. Parker is a Fortune 250 global leader in motion and control technologies. If it moves, Parker’s either involved or close to it. As Senior Director, Bill provides leadership to Parker’s Technology Center, focusing on developing new and sustainable business solutions. He also serves as a corporate sponsor for the company’s Engineering Leadership Development Program and Manufacturing Engineering Leadership...

Duration:00:34:29

Digital Twin with Huub Rutten

5/2/2022
Huub Rutten is one of the founding members of Sopheon and is currently its Vice President of Product Research and Design. He has over 20 years of experience working in the linguistics and language management sector. Before joining Sopheon, Huub taught linguistics and communication at several higher education institutes. He is currently concerned [...] The post Digital Twin with Huub Rutten appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:39:15

Digital Twin with Huub Rutten

5/2/2022
Huub Rutten is one of the founding members of Sopheon and is currently its Vice President of Product Research and Design. He has over 20 years of experience working in the linguistics and language management sector. Before joining Sopheon, Huub taught linguistics and communication at several higher education institutes. He is currently concerned with sustainability and digitization and how they intervene with each other. In this episode, Huub explores digital twins, their applications, and...

Duration:00:38:37

Creating a Culture of Innovation

4/28/2022
Without the appropriate culture, innovation can stall. The key is giving everyone ownership of a piece of the overall innovation puzzle. The post Creating a Culture of Innovation appeared first on Sopheon.

Six W’s in innovation

4/25/2022
Innovation is more than just bringing in the latest tools and technology to keep your product and service relevant. Before making sure your offering to the market is up to date, you must first understand your market, the industry's needs, and which features to add or what upgrade to make. To properly understand [...] The post Six W’s in innovation appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:18:36

Six W's in innovation

4/25/2022
Innovation is more than just bringing in the latest tools and technology to keep your product and service relevant. Before making sure your offering to the market is up to date, you must first understand your market, the industry’s needs, and which features to add or what upgrade to make. To properly understand what it means to innovate, you must define your product’s six W’s. In this episode, I explain the six W’s in innovation. I describe the importance of knowing your consumers. I...

Duration:00:19:07

Financial implications behind product refactoring

4/18/2022
Huub Rutten is the Co-Founder and VP of Research at Sopheon. Before founding the software company, Huub spent over 15 years teaching linguistic disciplines and communication skills. He would then be a strategic development consultant and business processes engineer in several studies. Huub’s focus for the last two decades has been on innovation [...] The post Financial implications behind product refactoring appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:29:06

Financial implications behind product refactoring

4/18/2022
Huub Rutten is the Co-Founder and VP of Research at Sopheon. Before founding the software company, Huub spent over 15 years teaching linguistic disciplines and communication skills. He would then be a strategic development consultant and business processes engineer in several studies. Huub’s focus for the last two decades has been on innovation management and its respective methodologies. Huub joins me today to discuss product refactoring and the many challenges associated with it. He...

Duration:00:28:57

Strategies for Making Knowledge Management Part of the Innovation Process

4/12/2022
New product development isn’t just forward-looking. It’s also important to utilize knowledge management from previous projects to make the best possible decisions. The post Strategies for Making Knowledge Management Part of the Innovation Process appeared first on Sopheon.

Corporate innovation productivity

4/11/2022
Paul O'Connor is the Founder of The Adept Group, a consulting firm that provides product development, product line strategy, and product management services to clients worldwide. Paul has extensive knowledge of relational database management and working with SQL Server. He is the author of The Profound Impact of Product Line Strategy: Your Guide [...] The post Corporate innovation productivity appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:33:44

Corporate innovation productivity

4/11/2022
Paul O’Connor is the Founder of The Adept Group, a consulting firm that provides product development, product line strategy, and product management services to clients worldwide. Paul has extensive knowledge of relational database management and working with SQL Server. He is the author of The Profound Impact of Product Line Strategy: Your Guide to Highly Productive Innovation and Product Management, which explores the process of turning poor product lines into great ones. Paul joins me...

Duration:00:33:37

Moving from checklists to reusing knowledge

4/4/2022
HC Eppich is the Business Development Director at Sopheon, an innovations solutions company that works with clients to provide customized innovation performance tools and expertise. As Business Development Director, HC specializes in competitive strategies, business improvement opportunities, and diverse DACH market experience. HC also obtained certificates from the MEDDIC Academy and LinkedIn's Unconscious [...] The post Moving from checklists to reusing knowledge appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:28:55

Moving from checklists to reusing knowledge

4/4/2022
HC Eppich is the Business Development Director at Sopheon, an innovations solutions company that works with clients to provide customized innovation performance tools and expertise. As Business Development Director, HC specializes in competitive strategies, business improvement opportunities, and diverse DACH market experience. HC also obtained certificates from the MEDDIC Academy and LinkedIn’s Unconscious Bias course. HC joins me today to discuss Excel and homegrown systems and the best...

Duration:00:28:26

Building a culture of innovation with Cris Beswick part two

3/28/2022
Cris Beswick is the Co-founder of Outcome, a consulting business that offers innovative strategies to its clients. He is the author of the book, Building A Culture Of Innovation, where he teaches leaders to embed a culture of innovation in their organizations. The book includes a blend of personal stories, experiences, and case [...] The post Building a culture of innovation with Cris Beswick part two appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:25:44

Building a Culture of Innovation with Cris Beswick Part Two

3/28/2022
Cris Beswick is the Co-founder of Outcome, a consulting business that offers innovative strategies to its clients. He is the author of the book, Building A Culture Of Innovation, where he teaches leaders to embed a culture of innovation in their organizations. The book includes a blend of personal stories, experiences, and case studies from international organizations. In the second part of this series, Cris joins me to discuss the difference between culture and leadership and why we should...

Duration:00:25:33

Building a culture of innovation with Cris Beswick part one

3/21/2022
Cris Beswick is an accomplished speaker and adviser, as well as the Co-founder of Outcome, an innovation consultation business that offers a variety of strategies that innovate not just systems and processes, but also the corporate culture. Cris authored the book, The Road To Innovation, where he describes the seven core areas of [...] The post Building a culture of innovation with Cris Beswick part one appeared first on Sopheon.

Duration:00:23:06

Building a Culture of Innovation with Cris Beswick Part One

3/21/2022
Cris Beswick is an accomplished speaker and adviser, as well as the Co-founder of Outcome, an innovation consultation business that offers a variety of strategies that innovate not just systems and processes, but also the corporate culture. Cris authored the book, The Road To Innovation, where he describes the seven core areas of innovative focus: strategy, community, people, environment, creativity, risk, and leadership. In this episode, Cris joins me to discuss his role in Outcome and...

Duration:00:21:30