Innovation Articles

By Dirk Deichmann, Ieva Rozentale, Robert Barnhoorn

Open Innovation Generates Great Ideas, So Why Aren't Companies Adopting Them?


Our research suggests the reasons more ideas from open innovation aren’t being adopted are political and cultural, not technical. Multiple gatekeepers, skepticism regarding anything “not invented here,” and turf wars all hold back adoption. But it doesn’t have to be this way.