FAQ Digital Transformation and Artificial Intelligence

2017/06/17

Many firms that were once successful have been marginalized by competitors, and such an evolution may potentially affect the majority of large established companies in many sectors. The…

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DAX 30 Digital Disruption

2017/06/17

The findings of our ‘Death by Digital Disruption?’ survey of the German DAX 30 corporations underscore the importance of innovation and digitization in these firms. Both activities are becoming increasingly inseparable, and…

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[BOOK] DIGITAL OR DEAD

2016/09/26

Digital initiatives need to fit into the corporate environment in three ways. First, a digital initiative needs to work on paper. Second, it needs to work in the…

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“Who invented it?”: The most innovative SMI 20 firms from Switzerland in 2016.

2016/05/02

In the May 2016 issue of the German Edition of the Harvard Business Review, Dr. Serhan Ili, CEO of ILI CONSULTING AG, published an article about the most…

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Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2016/03/11
Innovation Compass Siemens

Our new book “Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores: How innovative firms generate new ideas and develop successful business models“ was presented on the employee platform „SiemensWorld“. In that…

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The most innovative German DAX 30 firms in 2015 and an outlook for 2016

2015/12/18

Limited innovation intent In 2015, Dr. Serhan Ili, CEO of ILI CONSULTING AG, published an article in the Harvard Business Manager about the most innovative German companies based…

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Claus von Riegen, SAP, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/18

Executive Summary Driving business model innovation in an established organization is challenging. The so-called corpora­te immune system tends to prevent too radical innovation to happen within the organization….

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Dr. Enrico Senger, Schindler, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/18

Executive Summary Digital champions among establis­hed companies follow 5 principles: Innovate through Radical Customer Focus Break the Certainties of Establis­hed Business Models Speed is Key Balance Digital and…

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Dr. Ulrich Lichtenthaler, ILI CONSULTING AG, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/18

Executive Summary Business model innovation may be a key driver of firm performance becau­se it enables strategic renewal in light of environmental changes, e.g. based on the trends…

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Stiven Kerestegian in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/18
Innovoation compass - conquer new shores

Executive Summary It is well documented how the user centric methodologies of design enable product, service and tech­nological innovations of profound impact. In this chapter I introduce the…

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Udo Hornfeck, Dr. Markus Ernst, Katharina Schwab, LEONI, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/17

Executive Summary A company’s innovation activities need to focus on particular fields to ensure a resource efficient and targe­ted utilization of R&D investments. Thus, the search space for…

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Michael Heimrich, RECARO, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/17

Executive Summary The RECARO Holding launched the “Idea Challenge” to revive the exis­ting processes for gaining new ideas in the company. The competition mo­tivated employees at all hierarchical…

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Annalisa Gigante, LafargeHolcim Ltd, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/17

Executive Summary Concrete is a product that is over two thousand years old. It was used to build both the Colosse­ um and the Pantheon in ancient Rome….

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Manuel Gerres, SBB AG, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/17
Innovation Compass SBB

Executive Summary The startup programme of Swiss Fe­deral Railways has developed into a benchmark in Europe for how in­novation and startup business can be combined expediently from a…

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Christian G. Frey, Siemens Switzerland, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/16
Innovation Compass Siemens

Executive Summary Although the term “business ecosystem” may not be familiar to everyone, it is nevertheless growing in importance in finding new business opportunities in existing markets. Possibilities…

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Thomas Eisenbarth, Daimler AG, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/16
Innovation Compass Daimler

Executive Summary The article discusses why most organizations still have failed in changing their corporate culture towards more innovation. The focus is on processes implemented by companies in…

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Yann Barbaux, Airbus, in new book: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/16

Executive Summary In four decades, from the first flight of the A300 in 1972 to the certification of the A350 in 2014, Airbus has continuously innovated in all…

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ORDER NOW: Innovation Compass – Conquer New Shores

2015/12/16
Innovoation compass - conquer new shores

What is an advantage? Changing something. In the world. In our heads. Fundamentally. In order to change something, companies need a sense of opportunity. This sense is reflected…

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Innovation & Growth of the DAX 30 Corporations

2015/05/22
Contributors of the DAX 30 Study Innovation

ILI CONSULTING’s benchmarking of the DAX 30 corporations, reported as “Innovation 2015,” underscores the highly strategic significance of innovation. Nevertheless, the DAX 30 corporations are only moderately innovative,…

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Harvard Business Manager – Innovation & Growth of the DAX 30 Corporations

2015/04/30
Harvard Business Manager Studie DAX 30 Innovation

“In the best case, a survey of innovation could itself elicit innovation!“, Dr. Kemal Malik, Member of the Board for Innovation, Bayer AG Maturity – one couldn’t be more…

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Open Innovation in Practice – Experiences, Case Studies, Best Practices

2015/01/22
Open Innovation in der Praxis - Business Model Innovation, Innovationsmanagement, Innovationsprozess, Open Innovation, Technologietransfer, Trendtransfer

Innovation is a key aspect of long- term growth. It concerns the development of new business models, processes and products alike. More and more companies are recognizing that…

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Innovation Excellence

2015/01/22
Innovation Excellence - Business Model Innovation, Innovation Excellence, Innovationsimpulse, Innovationsmanagement, Innovationsnetzwerk, Innovationsstrategie, Open Innovation, Trendtransfer, Unternehmensstrategie

The optimization of operational processes alone is no longer enough. Innovation is now, more than ever, the key to success. Success comes to those who have cutting edge…

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FAQ Open Innovation

2015/01/22
FAQ Open Innovation - Geschäftsmodell, Geschäftsmodellinnovation, Innovationsdruck, Innovationskultur, Innovationsmethoden, Innovationsprozess, Kostendruck, Open Innovation

When it comes to innovation, many companies rely more on their own R & D, with the motto: “Do it yourself” but today’s costs and innovation pressure make…

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Implementing Open Innovation

2015/01/22
Open Innovation umsetzen - Cross-Industrie-Transfer, Ideengenerierung, Innovationskultur, Innovationsmanagement, Innovationsnetzwerk, Innovationsprozess, Open Innovation, Technologietransfer

Is Open Innovation merely a fad or is there more to it? There are many examples of companies today that show that this approach, if properly organized, can…

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