tools

Value curves

Value curves 1  This is a useful tool to help explore innovation opportunities in developing new products or services.

Process mapping

This is a tool to help identify opportunities for process innovation. Process mapping

Reflection and audit frameworks

These are tools to help build innovation management capability Innovation fitness test Absorptive capacity audit High involvement innovation audit SPOTS framework

TRIZ

TRIZ is an approach to problem finding and solving based on a systematic analysis of problem types.

Absorptive capacity audit

Absorptive capacity audit.  This is a self-assessment tool to help explore absorptive capacity within an organization.

Teambuilding

This resource gives an overview of the importance of team roles. Teambuilding (1) It is based on the work of Meredith Belbin and more information about his description of team roles can be found here A version of the questionnaire which will allow you to assess your own and other team roles can be found here