Innovation Articles

By Thomas H. Davenport, Randy Bean

Building an Analytical Talent Ecosystem at Principal


Over his career, Joe Byrum says he’s worked with thousands of crowdsourcing projects, and he strongly believes that they generally yield more innovative solutions than working with internal domain experts. He primarily uses Innocentive and IdeaConnection. Both platforms are for general research and innovation problems, and Byrum particularly likes the team-based and certified solver capabilities of IdeaConnection.