Benjamin Thedieck, M.Sc. is Associate Consultant at the Technology and Innovation Consultancy INVENSITY. He is a member of the Center of Excellence Systematic Innovation, where he is working on several topics concerning strategic management of innovations. His focus lies on methodologies for technology foresight and knowledge management.

The Innovative Employee: Traits, Knowledge and Company Culture

How can a companies’ ability to innovate be improved?All innovation activity can be traced back to the behavior of employees. That makes the employee the center point of attention, if you want to improve your innovation ability. This article is built around the question: Which personal abilities and traits as well as organizational culture enable an employee to be innovative?