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In Group Bias: Why we prefer people who are similar to ourselves

Idea to Value

More diverse teams have been shown to come up with better ideas than more homogeneous teams. They are also more likely to succeed at continuing to be creative in the long run. So then why is it that so many companies are full of similar-looking people?

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Find a New Way to Show the Facts

Destination Innovation

Joseph Priestley (1733 – 1804) was an English polymath, philosopher, educator and scientist who is most famous for his discovery of Oxygen. In 1765 he published a “Chart of Biography” to accompany a series of history lectures. It showed the lives of famous people as lines on a chart.

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Remote Work Has Become One of the Business World’s Most Innovative Tools

IdeaScale

Remote work is here to stay.

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Linking sense of innovating purpose

Paul Hobcraft

Linking innovation needs constant evolving and recognizing. I have been working through my innovative points of focus, those that have, for me, my innovating purpose that needs constant referencing back and adapting to the future needs of innovation.

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The 5 Stages of Account-Based Marketing — and How to Win Them All

Successfully complete the five stages of ABM: define, identify, engage, convert, and connect. We’ll show you how to create a unified system with your sales team to help them land more qualified opportunities and connect with prospects like never before.

Empathy: The Currency of Human Connection—and Innovation.

Leapfrogging

Having worked with innovation teams from global companies like Visa, Colgate-Palmolive, Kimberly-Clark, Disney, Medtronic and many others, there’s one consistent success factor when it comes to innovation, no matter what you’re doing: it all starts with the customer.

Spontaneous movements may kickstart your creativity

Idea to Value

There is evidence to show that walking is a great way to encourage creative thought. Now, hot off the presses, we might soon learn that any type of random body movement might have the same effect.

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The lost innovation pathway

Paul Hobcraft

Credit Chrisnaton, Flickr. I was recently working through a set of older presentation files today and came across this extract concerning innovation again and thought I must share this. Sadly, it rings true as much as it did those (many) years back.

Why Smart People Are So Easily Fooled

Digital Tonto

One of the things that I’ve learned over the years is that it’s best to assume people are smart, hardworking and well intentioned. Of course, that’s not always true, but we don’t learn much from. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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4 Ways to Kickstart Happiness

3Q Leadership Blog

Post Views = 13641Too busy to get happy? Think Again.

Turner Oak: The tree that was nearly killed, only to come back stronger

Idea to Value

In London’s Royal Botanical Kew Gardens, there is a tree which has inspired the world. It is an ancient, huge oak tree. Planted in 1798 and standing more than 16 meters tall, it has long been one of the most important and well known trees in the gardens.

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Fractional CTO Services Crafted for Tech Startups

Your startup is growing, and you realize that the next addition to your team should be someone with a technical background. Download this guide to discover the 3 steps for finding the perfect hire!

The Biggest Barricades of Innovation and How to Overcome Them

IdeaScale

Highlights. Institutional inertia, a narrow perception of innovation or what it needs to flourish, and short-term thinking can all be barricades of innovation. . Break through these barriers by uncovering the reasons behind them and offering a clear and detailed innovation strategy.

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The trough of innovation disillusionment

Paul Hobcraft

Should innovation be this boring? You get this increasing sense that the ‘fizz’ has gone out of the innovation bubbly, we are seemingly in a trough of innovation disillusionment. The innovation party presently feels a little flat.

Good Management Is Not Good Strategy. Here’s What Is:

Digital Tonto

One of the most annoying things I hear from leaders is that “we had a great strategy, but just couldn’t execute it.” That’s simply not possible. If you can’t execute it, it’s not a great strategy. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Winning the Race with Wolves

3Q Leadership Blog

Post Views = 166© Irene Becker, Just Coach It-The 3Q Edge™| Reach-Resonance-Results I believe we can not only win the mental health race but develop a new perspective and new ways of transforming change, challenges, failures AND opportunities it to levers for our greatest potential and success.

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The Ultimate Guide to Executive Recruiting

Sourcing the right executive candidates and filling key managerial roles in an organization can be difficult, even in the best of times. Download this eBook to level up your discovery process, talent sourcing, and strategies for reaching your best-fit candidates.

Waiting for inspiration

Idea to Value

“Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.”. ? Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft.

The best job to have in the near future - data strategist

Jeffrey Phillips

As you know if you follow my blog, I generally write about the intersection of strategy and innovation. Increasingly, however, we need to invite data into this mix. As more and more data is generated, it creates new opportunities in the strategy realm and in the innovation realm.

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Tackling Societal Challenges through innovation ecosystem application

Paul Hobcraft

Tackling Societal Challenges with Ecosystem collaborations.

Don’t Hate Your Haters, Leverage Them To Your Advantage

Digital Tonto

When we feel passionately about change, we want to take action. We want to take to the streets, argue against injustice. We want to make decisions, launch a business, get things done. Activity gives. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Post-Pandemic eCommerce Growth: Leverage Product Data, Market Research & Shopping Trends

Speaker: Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence

This session will dive into how organizations can still leverage historical customer and product data but need to also think about how to augment development of strategies with marketing research and other shopper signals to efficient drive e-Commerce growth. Join Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence, for this in-depth discussion of the current e-commerce landscape. Whether concerned about data privacy and data management, or curious about how businesses can rethink approaches to designing shopping experiences, the answers are here.

6 Lessons For Entrepreneurs From The War In Ukraine

BMNT

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How much luck do you need to be creative?

Idea to Value

What makes successful people succeed? A number of factors they come up with if you ask them may include: Hard work. Grit and being willing to keep going through challenging times. Having the resources to develop what you are thinking of. Focusing on quality, delighting the customer, being the best.

The latest ten Governance ideas shared by IdeaSpies

IdeaSpies

Governance is very topical now in Australia with the Federal Election to be held very soon. These are the latest ten ideas (Feed generated with FetchRSS

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Develop a healthy dose of unreasonableness

Game-Changer

The concept of having to prove something is true is holding back companies from innovation. This has always been true, and will stay true no matter what happens. It is human nature to want to “be right” Anywhere you go there is a recipe.

12 Plays to Kickstart Your Recruitment Process

To stay ahead in this race, every recruiter needs a good playbook. In this eBook, we lay out 12 recruiting plays that can automate key steps in your recruitment process, helping you reduce both the cost and the time it takes to hire the best candidates.

Design Thinking Can Help Grow Sales

Tullio Siragusa

Design Thinking Can Help Grow Sales. Many businesses, in recent years, have started implementing Design Thinking to achieve more productive and profitable results.

Twelve Things You Were Not Taught in School About Creative Thinking

Imagineer7

Synopsis. Aspects of creative thinking that are not usually taught. You are creative. The artist is not a special person, each one of us is a special kind of artist. Every one of us is born a creative, spontaneous thinker.

The value of Questioning

Idea to Value

Sometimes, before you start generating ideas, it makes sense to slow down and ask some more questions. It is normal to want to solve problems, and come up with solutions and ideas from the beginning. But how do we know that we are solving the right problem?

Big news: We expand our leadership team to revolutionize corporate venture building

whataventure

Since the foundation of WhatAVenture nine years ago, we have evolved from an innovation agency to one of the most successful corporate venture builders with six founded ventures in the DACH region and Italy.

Is Your IoT Pilot in Danger?

Take our short quiz to determine if your IoT pilot is set up for success, or at risk of being delayed.

Great Leaders Drive Innovation By Making It Safe For Others To Talk About Mistakes

Game-Changer

In established organizations, what can leaders do to drive innovation ? How can leaders support innovation at work? What’s one tactic that will unleash it?

Facing Down The DoD's Bleeding Of Entrepreneurial Talent By Creating Innovation Navigators

BMNT

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THE ONE PERSON THAT CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE

Imagineer7

One day not too long ago the employees of a large company returned from their lunch break and were greeted with a sign on the front door. The sign said: “Yesterday the person who has been hindering your growth in this company passed away.

Copy, transform, combine

Idea to Value

When people first start developing their creative skills for the first time, they often go through a similar sequence of learning and trying new things.

12 Tips for Selling to the C-Suite

The question for sales pros is this: Are you ready for the challenge, and opportunity, of selling to the C-suite? The following 12 tips can help ensure that you and your team are.