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Open Innovation Myths - summary

Sat, 09/25/2010 - 12:33 -- admin

Open Innovation is a challenge, even for those companies who have established competence and experience.  Like any challenge, it’s easy to look at what can go wrong, be cautious and not embrace it.  It’s the same with Open Innovation, which is why we have put together a series of blogs looking at some common myths of Open Innovation.

We hope reading these myths helps – please contact us if you need any more help.

Myth #1 – It takes longer

Myth #2 – You compromise your intellectual property

Myth #3 – You compromise arising intellectual property

Myth #4 – You will be accused of stealing other people’s ideas

Myth #5 - You will upset your own people

Myth #6 – External solutions are better

Myth #7 – You should manage Open Innovation separately

Myth #8 – We don’t need to do it

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