Innovation Preparedness Assessment

Evaluate your organization's readiness for
effective end-to-end innovation and delivery

Take the edison365 assessment to understand where you are on your innovation journey

The edison365 Innovation Preparedness Assessment is a quick and simple way to reflect on your business situation and review your existing processes. 

Time to complete: 5 – 10 minutes   

What will you receive?

Once you've completed the assessment, you will receive a comprehensive report, detailing where exactly your organization can benefit from change, with insights into your readiness as a whole and at each stage of the innovation process.

Gain an understanding of where your organization currently sits with its existing process

Identify clear steps you need to take to create an effective end-to-end process

Capture insights into how technology might be able to help you on your journey

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Understanding your innovation preparedness can help make ideas pay

Developing an effective end-to-end process will lead to greater business impact from innovation. It can also mean the difference between your ideas gaining approval and ultimately being delivered successfully.

  • Demonstrate ROI and make ideas pay
  • Receive greater buy in from senior stakeholders
  • Identify time and cost implications before progressing forward

You will be asked critical questions around these key processes:

Ideation process

New Ideas

How does your innovation strategy impact the wider organization? How is your ideation process underpinned by technology?

Justification process

Process & Standards

Does your organization have a structured and transparent approach to business cases?

Delivery process

Reporting Entity

Are you project teams able to deliver innovation portfolios effectively? Can stakeholders see all existing and previous actions taken?

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