The importance of networks for creativity

  • The larger the size of an individual’s network, the higher is the individual’s innovative performance in terms of high-quality ideas.

Study of 1,740 ideas generated within a case study business over 3 years.

Björk, Jennie, Fausto di Vincenzo, Mats Magnusson, and Daniele Mascia. 2011. “The Impact of Social Capital on Ideation.” Industry & Innovation 18 (6): 631-647.