Intrapreneurship at IBM Finland

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Intrapreneurship at IBM Finland

  1. 1. Intrapreneurship IBM Finland, Kasvuhuone
  2. 2. Kasvuhuone?• Internal startup at IBM Finland• Established in January, 2012• Three intrapreneursAsko Relas Kalle Tiihonen Ville Peltola
  3. 3. What? Intrapreneurship is the act of behaving like an entrepreneur while working within a large organization. ** http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intrapreneurship
  4. 4. Intrapreneur A person within a large corporation who takes direct responsibility for turning an idea into a profitable finished product through assertive risk-taking and innovation. ** http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intrapreneurship
  5. 5. How? • Come to work each day willing to be fired. • Circumvent any orders aimed at stopping your dream. • Do any job needed to make your project work, regardless of your job description. • Find people to help you. • Follow your intuition about the people you choose, and work only with the best. • Work underground as long as you can – publicity triggers the corporate immune mechanism. • Never bet on a race unless you are running in it. • Remember it is easier to ask for forgiveness than for permission. • Be true to your goals, but be realistic about the ways to achieve them. • Honor your sponsors. ** http://casnocha.com/2009/11/the-intrapreneurs-10-commandments.html
  6. 6. Examples
  7. 7. • Sony PlayStation• Microsoft does epic $#!+• Java• Virgin Atlantic
  8. 8. Mind reading is no longer science fiction
  9. 9. HS Uutiskartta
  10. 10. intrapreneurship.fi
  11. 11. Thanks!• Kalle Tiihonen - Intrapreneur • Twitter: @ktiihonen • kalle.tiihonen@fi.ibm.com• Asko Relas - Intrapreneur • Twitter: @askorelas • asko.relas@fi.ibm.com

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