Strategic partnerships enable enterprises to grow faster and gain a foothold in the market. It is exciting when a company embarks on a newly formed collaboration with another like-minded organisation that can lend support, expertise, and resources. However, partnerships fall through as easily as they are formed. In this episode, we will explore the definition of a successful partnership. What types of partnerships are productive and helpful for a business? What is the secret to long-lasting partnerships whose benefits span across the years?
The number of local businesses going overseas dropped by 38% to 1,600 last year, which was expected due to global travel restrictions. Those that continued to pursue internationalisation, did so in different ways such as attending virtual trade fairs or online networking events, while tapping into e-commerce platforms to market and sell. In this episode, we discuss why internationalisation of businesses is important, and how companies can leverage resources, partnerships, and technology to manoeuvre past business challenges brought upon by COVID-19 and continue to grow and scale beyond Singapore.
Throughout the podcast series, we have explored factors that make for successful, impactful businesses – but these undoubtedly come with challenges and hurdles along the way. In this episode, IPI invites enterprises who have faced hiccups along their innovation journey to share the top five most common or even unique/unconventional mistakes and their key takeaways, to enable others in the industry to learn and grow.
Collaboration and innovation are a must for a business to move forward and grow. Open Innovation (OI) provides organisations with the opportunity to use multiple external and internal sources to drive innovation. This episode focuses on how IPI defines OI and how it brings corporates and partners together to innovate and stay ahead. It will also highlight how IPI has groomed and enabled enterprises over the past 10 years to become industry game changers.
The futurepulse podcast is a deep dive into the world of impactful innovation. As part of its 10-year celebration, IPI delivers futurepulse, the podcast that aims to empower the innovation ecosystem with knowledge and insights that can be used to charter the next journey of success. The podcast covers successes of the past, implications in the present and what the future of impactful innovation looks like across diverse sectors.