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Bene – New World of Work

Strategic re-positioning, development of new products and services, building a culture of innovation Transformation of a furniture manufacturer from producer of tables and chairs to a provider of new integrated settings for the world of work and learning. Development of a strategic framework for the next 5-7 years, to serve (1) as a roadmap toward…

Burda International Poland – Innovation Hive

Re-design of organizational processes (“digitization“), spatial layout program and change process for the new office, innovation program and training for executives The publishing industry is undergoing radical change due to digitization; the classical business model based on advertising does not longer work. In view of growing competitive pressure from social media and Internet-based services, Burda…

Austria Presse Agentur (APA) – Innospace

Training program for APA people leaders and realization of an agile innovation eco-system for the entire APA Group As a news agency and leading information service provider in Austria, the Austrian Press Agency APA was faced with the question of how to tackle the challenges concerning the changes in social media and crowdsourcing proactively in…

Enabler of holistic learning

“Single, double, triple loop learning” We are living in a knowledge-driven society. Generating and using new knowledge successfully is a decisive competitive factor in our work-life — for individuals as well as for companies. In order to keep their competitive advantage, organizations should thus focus on designing learning settings, which go beyond mere knowledge transfer;…

Innovation Challenges

Literature as well as our own experience provides ample evidence as to why innovation efforts are often not successful. A common cause lies in how we perceive and think. This common cause is known in cognitive science and neuroscience as the Predictive Mind Hypothesis: Our brain uses past experiences to predict and understand new ones. In order…

How novelty comes into the world

In an interview with Uschi Sorz, Markus Peschl spoke about working environments that facilitate innovation. Enabling Spaces are particularly important for this: “They should help people to encounter novelty in their thought processes and bring about innovation.” © Wiener Zeitung – Supplement “Future”, November 9, 2018 Image: Jill hHeyer at Unsplash

Rethinking forms of collaboration

Peschl, M.F. (2018). Rethinking forms of collaboration for creating sustainable innovation and novelty for a thriving future. In E. Bolisani et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM 2018), pp. 685–692. University of Padova. Padova, IT. Image: Phad Pichetbovornkul at Unsplash