New HQ and Faces for Impact Innovation Group

                Leading Australian innovation and technology commercialisation company Impact Innovation Group has responded to increased demand for its specialist services by shifting to larger offices and appointing two new...

Open innovation: can it really work?

We all know that some of the greatest breakthroughs and innovations come from unexpected sources and exposure to new or different thinking. So the idea of ‘open innovation’ – a more decentralised approach to innovation that could include collaboration with...

Why you should validate your business model

When you’re trying to get backing for developing a new idea, you need to provide a practical business model and a realistic business plan. Business models and business plans are not the same thing. A business model is a blueprint for how you will create and capture...

Introducing Innovation Bites

Join us for these free quick and interactive, how-to webinars every Tuesday morning. Start your work day with practical ways to tackle what keeps many executives awake at night: worrying about ROII (return on innovation investment).   Our Innovation Bites are...

Ditch the nerves and pitch the power

Pitching your ideas to potential backers is not for the faint-hearted. Public speaking nerves often arrive with some unpleasant side effects – shakes and wobbles, nausea, bladder uncertainty, tickly throats… to name but a few. It’s no wonder that speaking in public...

Luck versus long-sighted strategy

Recently we have seen more clients and companies start down a path of innovation. Obviously there have been many innovative businesses in Australia’s past; however, the nature of innovation and what it takes to stay on top or even close to the top of your market has...