Innovation Time in Corporations

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Innovation Time in Corporations

Key Takeaways

  • Atlassian has 24-hour innovation periods known as "FedEx Days".
  • Twitter has a week-long innovation event known as "Hack Week."
  • Spotify's week-long innovation event is also known as "Hack Week."

Introduction

Details on how different companies allow for "innovation time" have been provided below. These companies include Atlassian, Twitter and Spotify. An overview of the time allocated for different companies has also been provided.

Atlassian

Twitter

Spotify

Typical Length of Innovation Time

Research Strategy

For this research on how much time corporate employers allow for "innovation time", we leveraged the most reputable sources of information that were available in the public domain, including LinkedIn, the company websites and press releases, and other miscellaneous sources such as Tech Crunch, Telegraph, Business of Apps and Idea Champions.

We used some sources that are older than 2 years because the information in them is supported by other sources that are more recent.
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