Make innovation work

NEXT Amsterdam helps corporate startups to search for the business models of the future.

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How we do that

Our years of experience have taught us that there are three key elements to successful innovation:
Innovation professionals with the right capabilities, a structured and measurable way of working and enough great ideas to start corporate startups with.

Software to make your innovation
manageable, measurable, and visible​.

Build valuable innovation capabilities with our customisable online training programs

A totally new approach to ideation. Designed from the ground up for corporate startup teams.

We also created

The Corporate Startup

Our bestselling book for corporates
that want to innovate like startups

Winner of the 2019 Golden Axiom Business Book Award and
the 2018 Management Book Of The Year Award.

The canvas that helps you as a team to decide what to focus on next.

Based on working with hundreds of startups and corporate innovation labs, we created 4 steps from great idea to scale. 

The 4 steps from idea to proven business model

Our latest articles

Innovation Management Matrix
Esther Gons

The Innovation Management matrix

Setting up a dedicated management system for startup innovation is something that can be only done if there is a clear way of deciding what is what. Ultimately this is one of the necessary steps in professionalising innovation within your company.

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And we haven't forgotten our startup roots

NEXT Startup Ventures invests in startups and helps them find a scalable and repeatable business model via our high-quality accelerator.