Types of Innovation - The Ultimate Guide

Definitions, examples and more

Innovation can be categorized in many ways. Because there are so many different types of innovations, we've decided to introduce the most common ones.

You can use the guide for:

  • Making sense of different types of innovation
  • Categorizing innovation
  • Planning your innovation portfolio

We've also included interesting real-life examples to the guide that demonstrate how different innovations can look like in practice.

In addition, we've created a simple Innovation Map, which is a template that can be used to discover new areas of improvement.


The Ultimate Guide to Different Types of Innovations helps you to:

group Approach innovation holistically
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Feel free to share this guide with your colleagues and other partners to get the most out of your innovation activities!

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