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Social Networks and Big Data: the best strategy for getting to know your customers

mjvinnovation

This is because the volume of daily data produced in these virtual environments is a real gold mine for companies prepared to prospect for it. Keep reading to understand how you can benefit from the combination of Social Networks + Big Data. Big Data and unlimited data inputs.

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The Role of Leadership in Building a Culture of Data

Acuvate

In order to glean useful and actionable insights from organizational data, companies must have a structured data strategy and ensure that a culture of data is imbibed across the organization. However, changing a company’s culture is one of the most challenging parts of any data and analytics initiative, making it difficult to create a data-driven enterprise. 69 percent of the participants also reported that they are yet to create a data-driven organization. .

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Nine Questions CEO’s Should Ask About Innovation

Gregg Fraley

There are great frameworks and tools out there for innovation projects, like Design Thinking, Agile, Lean, and blended processes. Which is not to say even an average person can’t make meaningful contributions, they can, but big breakthroughs usually come from highly skilled people. The information they gather is a necessary jumping off point for invention and ideation. Big organizations in particular have valuable IP that can be combined in new and creative ways.

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Digital Technology MoshPit

Gregg Fraley

For example, Blockchain is typically thought of as a database technology, so the obvious applications are where databases are used now, like customer information, order entry, or patient medical records. All frameworks (Agile, Lean, CPS, Design Thinking, Stage-Gate) require people to come up with fresh ideas, and MoshPit has a new and better way to do that. Data Analytics. Big Data. New Service Offering for Digital Technology Innovation.

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A Guide to Designing Delightful Dashboards

Speaker: Daniel O'Sullivan, Product Designer, nCino and Jeff Hudock, Senior Product Manager, nCino

We’ve all seen the increasing industry trend of artificial intelligence and big data analytics. In a world of information overload, it's more important than ever to have a dashboard that provides data that's not only interesting but actually relevant and timely. Dashboards assist decision makers facilitate new ideas and business opportunities, increase customer approval rates, and analyze current business process. All of these activities play a vital role in providing the superior experience your customers demand.

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7 Top Business Intelligence Trends to Watch for in 2019 and Beyond

Acuvate

A study conducted by Gartner predicts that by the end of 2019, analytics output from self-service BI software will surpass the analytics output of data scientists. Self-service business intelligence enables business users to access and manage data even without an extensive background in data analysis or BI. This model gives business users more freedom to create their own data reports, without the need to send data requests to in-house IT staff or data scientists.

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Business Analytics: how to implement in your company

mjvinnovation

Welcome to the “Data Age” First and foremost, a contextualization: we do not live what experts are calling the “Data Age” What they want to synthesize is the fact that the world has changed before our eyes, transforming into a universe of digital data of the most varied formats (text, video, audio, image, etc.). So there is a real rush in the IT industry to develop methods and tools that can turn that sea of data into useful insights. Big Data

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Applying the Three Horizon Thinking to a Fresh Perspective of Innovation Design

Paul Hobcraft

The 3H informs the decisions to be taken, by recognizing their importance to the future and ‘frame’ resource allocation, identify current capability gaps to resolve. The unique combining of the cloud, big data, social streaming, the internet of things, mobility, the industrial internet, are all making this the time for new growth opportunities through this digital economy and the radical overhaul of the activities to realize the benefits.

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Top 5 Digital transformation use cases for the BFSI industry

Acuvate

“Digital banking,” “super apps,” “hyper-personalization,” “customer experience,” and “agility” — are the terms redefining the BFSI industry today. Chat and voice-enabled bots can also offer intelligent savings and investment advice armored with customer data.

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A Quick Guide to Data Estate Modernization with Azure Synapse Analytics

Acuvate

The modern business world is fast progressing on the path of reaching 175 ZB of data by 2025. Indeed, data defines the modern-day business environment. But how C-suites and business executives approached data in the past has taken a 360-degree turn.

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Key Innovation Issues for 2016 and Beyond

Integrative Innovation

Operating in unpredictable environments relies on an agile organization , following an adaptive, evolutionary and more bottom-up approach, resembling complex adaptive systems, e.g. in biology. It combines an agile front end with a lean back end in order to increase effectiveness (hit rate) and efficiency (cost and resources) as compared to highly linear stage-gate processes. 75% of all digital data is now created by consumers , much of it via handheld devices.

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So Where Is Innovation Heading?

Paul Hobcraft

Of course, this shift requires really big changes in strategy, operations, the organization and in each individuals orientation. These are big data analytics, the fast adoption of new technologies, mobile products and capabilities and digital design.See the above for the complete list on where innovation is heading, it makes interesting viewing. This agility needs the tools of testing, feedback, and adaptation to accelerate the innovation process.

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Banking Transformation: Insights from Lloyds and Santander UK

Planview Blog

These heightened demands will require banks to go beyond a product lens and create customer experiences that are data-driven, consistent across channels and complete with personalized advice,” reports Deloitte.

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Scale gives way to speed

Jeffrey Phillips

Scale is giving way to agility, speed and customer experience. Speed, agility and insight matter more. His point is that big businesses routinely trip over themselves to understand the technologies that are emerging without thinking through the impact on the existing business models or the new business models that may emerge. Increasingly it's clear that corporate strategy must embrace an increasingly unscaled world where size matters less and speed and agility matters more.

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Digital Transformation Use Cases in the Oil and Gas Industry

Acuvate

Amidst the global downturn of events, industries across the entire business spectrum turned to digital technologies to survive the blow, rewrite their operating landscape, and build an agile infrastructure. Leveraging AI, Big Data, IoT, and Analytics to boost data-driven decision-making.

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Beware conventional wisdom in innovation and digital transformation

Jeffrey Phillips

It advocates: Determine a Use Case for the new technology or approach Train people to be more proficient users of the new technology Start small - find small successes This advice was true for the following list of management concepts: ERP Lean Agile Six Sigma Doing business on the internet and I suspect many, many more. Corporations need to be more agile, yes, and experiment, yes, but also must be able to scale quickly and implement quickly. Go big or stay home.

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5 Digital Transformation Use Cases for the Government and Public Sector

Acuvate

In today’s highly disruptive and digital-driven world, governments and public sector institutions at all levels are leveraging newfound opportunities to use data and emerging technologies to empower citizens and build more transparent, efficient, agile, and cost-effective services and programs.

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Data-Driven Mindset: how to implement data culture in your company?

mjvinnovation

It is no coincidence that data visualization has gained such relevance in recent years. Let’s start with what the data-driven mindset is! Data Culture goes far beyond a strategy that simply guides a company’s data. The rise of data-driven culture.

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5 Digital Transformation Use Cases in the Automotive Industry

Acuvate

and the next-gen of mobility is the rapid emergence of artificial intelligence, intelligent automation, predictive analytics, and Big Data – delivering real-time insights to enable powerful innovation and transform the way automotive companies operate.

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Digital Transformation: The Why, What & How For Transformational Leaders…

The Future Shapers

Furthermore, they understand that information technology is not the solution alone – instead, they think about the purpose, power and politics that go with the new technologies. A successful digital transformation requires a transformational approach, you will need to consider and adopt new ways-of-working, thinking and planning – that are beyond silos, outside-in and agile in nature. The increased role of big data in modeling and managing risk. Big Data & AI.

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Beneath the Jargon: where "transformation" meets innovation

Imaginatik

Starting with them tends to lead to the ‘same old, same old’ set of initiatives – e.g., be more customer centric, be more agile, get greater insight through big data. The moment you ask these questions, you are logically pushed to change the ‘unit of focus’ – away from any particular business to the broad range of businesses and peoples, activities and information – the ‘ecosystems’ – in which every business is embedded.

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The Perfect Conditions for Entering A New Innovation Era in 2017

Paul Hobcraft

There is a time where each business has to become highly adaptive, agile, open and mutually dependent on others to deliver in this ‘connected’ world to exploit these conditions and explore the opportunities that will emerge. As we learn the value and power of these tools we become more fluid, more flexible and agile but equally more influenced. A good platform requires a high quality of liquidity in content, resources, data, the potential for dollar capture and knowledge flow.

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Digital Transformation: technology is the agent of change in the relationship between brand and consumer

mjvinnovation

Everything gets much faster and the volume of information increases. Today’s consumers are able to access information digitally and use multiscreen on many devices simultaneously. Organizations need to use technologies that provide more agility and accessibility to the user, creating an experience that meets their needs and also allows them to create new preferences, aligned with the organizational culture of their business.

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Could Digital Transformation drive a nail in innovation’s coffin?

The Future Shapers

Today, the phrase “Digital transformation” is a catch-all that incorporates the idea of converting analog processes and capture systems to digital processes and data, as well as the implementation of a number of digital enablers – the Internet of Things, Industry 4.0, big data, blockchain and a host of other technologies. In effect we will be creating more data, more quickly, around digital processes that may be completely misaligned with customer and market needs.

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How Digital Transformation is revolutionizing consumer brand relationship

mjvinnovation

Everything is much faster and the volume of information increases. Today’s consumers are able to access information digitally and multi-tab on large devices simultaneously. Organizations need to make use of technologies that provide more agility and accessibility to the user, generating an experience that meets their needs while allowing them to create new preferences, which are aligned with the organizational culture of their business.

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Change the Bank: banking industry rules are changing

mjvinnovation

This strategy solves a big challenge that banks have: providing excellence in service and improving processes. Agile Mindset. Agile Methodologies provide a fundamental turning point for this mindset. Data always guide us. How to align with the future?

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3 Steps of Data Science to apply in your company

mjvinnovation

To demystify the subject, we brought the Data Science steps applied in practice, and that can be incorporated into your company. The phase involves both the human side, as we seek to understand what will be relevant for end-users and the technological side, to learn about the data sources available and how they are collected. data governance. Data Architecture Analysis: as the name says, it is to identify the company’s data architecture. Data Science

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Change: Why Transformational Leadership Matters Now More Than Ever

Faisal Hoque

Artificial intelligence, augmented reality, big data, multi dimensional printing, robots designed to interact physically with human beings in a collaborative environment, are just a sampling of the power and pervasiveness of technological disruption. They’re agile by choice.

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Change: Why Transformational Leadership Matters Now More Than Ever

Faisal Hoque

Artificial intelligence, augmented reality, big data, multi dimensional printing, robots designed to interact physically with human beings in a collaborative environment, are just a sampling of the power and pervasiveness of technological disruption. They’re agile by choice.

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Stockholm Innovations for the New Year and Beyond

Innovation 360 Group

What I learned, in fact, was more about information – how to acquire it and apply it for competitive advantage in the age of digitalization. The tool merely provides the fastest way to capture, catalogue and display organizational information in ways that are amazingly meaningful to people who care about that organization – especially that organization’s ability to create and capture value to improve (profits, markets, value to society, etc.). I missed the Nobel Prize by a smidge.

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Creating Digital Entrepreneurs 

etventure

Making a decision which results in failure can cost a leader their job – so taking risks is a big gamble. Explain how today’s unpredictable marketplace drives the need for a much more agile and entrepreneurial mindset – based on an openness towards technological change, the use of methodologies such as design thinking, scrum for agile project management, a willingness to take risks, and a change in the company structure to a network organization.

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Infographic – 5 trends that will revolutionize the energy market in the next few years

mjvinnovation

To win over 100% of their digital consumers, companies must become increasingly agile and innovative. a combination of networked devices, high-speed communication, and real-time data processing. Agile Delivery: Use Agile Practices – Agile and Lean.

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Intel Disrupted: Why large companies find it difficult to innovate, and what they can do about it

Steve Blank

Their most profitable segment is very high-end processors used in data centers in servers and the cloud. Today that’s built on the premise that an x86 architecture is the one best suited for big data. It’s becoming clear that extracting intelligence from that big data requires machine learning architectures which are better implemented with non x86 chips from companies like NVidia.

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Insurtech: what it is, examples and how to seize opportunities

mjvinnovation

Notice the term “transformation”: that’s right, the Insurtechs – startups that work within this concept – are revitalizing a well-established industry to make it even more vibrant, sustainable and agile. Quite in line with what we already know from the Digital Transformation concept, the Insurtech phenomenon is grounded by Big Data, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) – most of the capital invested goes into these areas.

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Open Banking: what it is, how it works and why invest ASAP

mjvinnovation

The strength of this wave lies in the use of emerging technologies such as Big Data and Artificial Intelligence to optimize the consumer experience and fill gaps in the financial system. Also the big techs, tech giants, are eyeing the financial industry and dare threaten the banks’ hegemony. They also facilitate the collection and sophisticated analysis of exponential volumes of data. An infinity of transactional data passes through their systems all the times.

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Stockholm Innovations for the New Year and Beyond

Innovation 360

What I learned, in fact, was more about information – how to acquire it and apply it for competitive advantage in the age of digitalization. The tool merely provides the fastest way to capture, catalogue and display organizational information in ways that are amazingly meaningful to people who care about that organization – especially that organization’s ability to create and capture value to improve (profits, markets, value to society, etc.).

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Does Artificial Intelligence always make the better decision?

etventure

Big Data, Artificial Intelligence – terms that have dominated the business world for quite some time and which, among other things, provide a large mass of data that not everyone knows how to deal with properly. For example, we use methods from cognitive field research and data science, as well as design thinking and other agile approaches, to build a better understanding of the decision problem. Key data : Simply Rational.

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What Are Innovation Solutions?

eZassi

Keep reading for a list of innovation solutions and information on how that can be used. Traditionally, companies were tight-lipped about their innovation projects, but the information age has popularized open innovation. Staying aware and agile can ensure that innovation is a continued process and not a one-off project. Big data can help reveal trends, identify who is working on what and help connect companies with startups and innovators across the globe.

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The Challenges being Faced by Innovation Consultants

Paul Hobcraft

There also seems this perpetual dilemma of clients’ wishes that are hard to reconcile with operational realities to turn their organizations from being focused on effective and efficient into agile and adaptive ,required for innovation. The need for ecosystems, platforms, the greater use of analytics, big data and reliance on technology.

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Applying the Three Horizon Thinking to a Fresh Perspective of Innovation Design

The Future Shapers

The 3H informs the decisions to be taken, by recognizing their importance to the future and ‘frame’ resource allocation, identify current capability gaps to resolve. The 3H builds portfolio design, outline the steps to resolve in any complex challenge, it ‘informs’ strategy and builds the business case for taking a specific direction to that ‘desired future’. We need to design our systems to be highly agile.

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How to determine when customer feedback is actionable

Boxes and Arrows

To the dismay of product teams desiring to ‘move fast and break things,’ their counterparts in data science and research advocate a slower, more traditional approach. For those who care about making data-driven business decisions, the challenge that presents itself is: How do we adhere to rigorous scientific standards in a world that demands adaptability and agility to survive? It might sound like semantics, but data should not drive decision-making.

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7 Habits of Highly Innovative Companies

ITONICS

Large corporations have taken steps towards being more agile and adapting to the rapid pace of digitization by improving their oftentimes long innovation processes and giving more autonomy to employees. Another big business, Daimler Financial Services , invested several million dollars to run a Startup Intelligence Center (SIC). However, how large companies can create small teams successfully, that act like agile companies inside the large organization, is still an open question.

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Is your company up for disruption? Possibly not

David Marks

They now tweet, on mobile, collect big data and learn deeply (Current technology terms have an unwittingly infantile twang) Yet there is more to it. For more information please contact david@the-rebel-within.com or view our website: www.the-rebel-within.com Is your company up for disruption? Possibly not was originally published in Agile Insider on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.