SQUID

Type of record:
  • Micro method
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Ideal innovation phases for this method:
  1. Innovation Phase
  2. 1
  3. 2
  4. 3
  5. 4
  6. 5
  7. 6
  8. 7
  9. 8
  10. 9
  11. 10

Description

This method is very useful for understanding what a group knows and needs to know about a particular topic or innovation search field and where it wants to go. At the same time you can get to the bottom of hidden questions and discover new fields that can be dealt with afterwards.

With this method one visualizes the question-answer strands like tentacles of an octopus, hence the name.
  • Effective for all innovation types
  • Effective for incremental innovations and improvements
  • Effective for low complex challenges
  • Effective for medium complex challenges
  • P1 Understanding (identify innovation fields - problem solving)
  • P2 Analysis (problems - challenges - environment - people - products)
  • P4 Synthesize (create leading questions - take a stand)
  • P6 Idea enrichment (idea combination - idea integration)
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