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"All players in all communities are only going to thrive by co-creating, collaborating and building."
Shelly Laslett, GM innovation, YBF
“All players in all communities are only going to thrive by co-creating, collaborating and building,” Shelly Laslett, general manager innovation at the York butter Factory says.
So we know ecosystems are happening and why they are important, but how do we keep them alive and working in the best interests of everyone involved?
The thing about corporate ecosystems is – just like the ones in real life –they are continually evolving.
An idea begins as a seed, grows as it stimulates conversations, develops into an initial event and then blossoms into whole programs of work across multiple partners who share an interest in developing the idea or solving the problem.
When thriving, it is amazing to see how ideas gain momentum and come to life through a digital ecosystem.
ANZ is looking to connect groups of partners and bring new players into the ecosystem. As we grow our partnerships we have had to start to look at how we manage this large network.
This is how it looks at the moment.