Adoption Curve Profiling Tool

Innovation Adoption Curve
Knowledge Center


New Topic

Tracy Harris

Adoption Curve Profiling Tool

Does anyone know of an adoption curve profiling tool that is used to identify innovators and early adapters?

  Joerg Schreiber
Manager, Germany

Tools for Adoption Curve Profiling

1. Open Search: An organization doing open search performs a wide search in the internet for certain information and sources.
Neither pre-assumptions about concrete information nor is the source of it is clear to the initiator of the collaboration.
Netnography: Analyzing the content of comments in online communities. Then identifiying the lead users (people with good comments + frequent contributions to the forum).
2. Open Call: Problems and tasks are broadcasted by the open Innovation service provider (company) to an unknown (rather large) group of potential recipients.
Example: companies like Innocentive, NineSigma.
->: asks, informs solver: scientists, persons with knowledge in a specific area, oI service provider has access to 10000-20000 potential solvers
Company -> Innocentive -> Solver -> Innocentive -> Company
3. Closed Systems: companies have their own open innovation platforms where the problems are disclosed. (P&G).

Start a new forum topic


More on Innovation Adoption Curve
Relationship Between Product Life Cycle and Innovation Adoption Curve?
Adopters and Non-Adopters
Changes In- and Outside a Company
Example of Innovation Adoption Curve: Apple
🔥5 Elements of Innovation
Influence of Culture and Sub-cultures on Innovation?
Adoption Curve Profiling Tool
Market Strategies per Stage of the Adoption Curve
Best Practices
Innovation Adoption Curves Variants
Special Interest Group

Do you have a keen interest in Innovation Adoption Curve? Sign up for free

Notify your students

Copy this into your study materials:

and add a hyperlink to:

Link to this discussion

Copy this HTML code to your web site:

Innovation Adoption Curve
Knowledge Center

About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
2021 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V15.8 - Last updated: 26-7-2021. All names of their owners.