Yet Another Interesting Safety Announcement by an Airline

Rmukesh Gupta

Here is another interesting in-flight safety announcement by Turkish Airline. This proves to me the importance and impact that culture can have on an organisation. . Ideas Marketing Airline safety announcement Lego Lego movies Turkish Airlines

Internal Branding Strategy – 3 Ways to Be Smarter than United Airlines

BrainZooming

The folks at Armada Corporate Intelligence offered an internal branding strategy take on the United Airlines woes, offering strategic thinking questions you can ask and answer to improve your brand’s resiliency and avoid brand crises.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Herb Kelleher's Legacy at Southwest Airlines: 5 Important Lessons

Michael Roberto

Source: Southwest Airlines Yesterday, Southwest Airlines co-founder and long-time CEO Herb Kelleher died at age 87. Here are five simple, yet powerful, lessons that come to mind as I reflect on the Kelleher era at the airline: Make tradeoffs.

PBTO S2E7: Fusion – How Integrating Brand and Culture Powers the World’s Greatest Companies with Denise Lee Yohn

Rmukesh Gupta

Why is she on the show: Her book “Fusion” comes out today in which she shares her insights on the importance of bringing organisational culture & the power of branding together to create an organisation that can become a powerhouse of a business.

PBTO S2E7: Fusion – How Integrating Brand and Culture Powers the World’s Greatest Companies with Denise Lee Yohn

Rmukesh Gupta

Why is she on the show: Her book “Fusion” comes out today in which she shares her insights on the importance of bringing organisational culture & the power of branding together to create an organisation that can become a powerhouse of a business.

The Sky’s the Limit with Open Innovation

IdeaConnection

As part of its efforts to innovate and maintain a leading position in its market Singapore Airlines (SIA) is ramping up its open innovation endeavors. Also on its agenda is a strengthening of its internal open innovation culture.

Brands In Memoriam 2012

CorporateIntel

Frequent readers of this blog know that I am obsessed with the concept of creative destruction , the intangible but daunting market force where an invention that is vital takes out that which has become defunct, and the nascent replaces the established.

20 Ways to Think & Act Like an Innovator

The Future Shapers

To innovate means to introduce something new of value to the market. He is trying something new and he is failing hard, which often happens when you try to introduce something new to the market. Old, young, different cultural backgrounds, and gender.

LEAN 103

The Value of One Good Idea

KindlingApp

Everyone wants an innovative company culture, and anyone seeking to build one can turn to any number of resources, from Harvard Business Review , Fast Company , and Forbes to Kindling’s blog , that offer advice on building a culture of innovation. And because real action is so difficult to implement, culture is often viewed as the backwater of organizational strategy.”. Why does culture find itself on the backburner so often? Innovation Program Culture

Four Mind-Bending Business Models to Shake Up 2016

Leapfrogging

But perhaps the greatest innovations in business won’t be what companies decide to sell, but how they’ll go to market in ways that create entirely new business models. What does that mean for marketers? Culture Flaunting – Use Internal Culture to Create External Differentiation.

Four Mind-Bending Business Models to Shake Up 2016

Leapfrogging

But perhaps the greatest innovations in business won’t be what companies decide to sell, but how they’ll go to market in ways that create entirely new business models. What does that mean for marketers? Culture Flaunting – Use Internal Culture to Create External Differentiation.

5 Practices for Leaders of the Future #FutureOfWork

Rmukesh Gupta

This means that they remain constantly in touch with their customers/partners and employees who are customer facing, partner facing and use them as the source of identifying what is happening in the market place.

The Whole Foods Strategy…Isn’t (Whole)

Matthew May

There’s an interesting strategic play being made by Whole Foods Markets, in the midst of the company’s nearly $2 billion one-day drop in market value a few weeks ago, on the announcement of a shareholder lawsuit. Think Southwest Airlines.

Oil and Water: Why Corporations and Startups Rarely Mix

Game-Changer

This is important because who you hire, fire and promote make up your culture. This is a common occurrence, yet it usually happens in the growth stage of a new venture after achieving market-fit; not at the start. But, frankly, we’re not building an airliner.

Strategy to Execution to enable Intelligent Enterprise

Rmukesh Gupta

For any strategy to get executed, there are a series of things need to happen: Strategy definition process (ongoing): The process used to define the strategy needs to take into account the current reality of the organisation – its strengths and weaknesses, the prevalent culture, internal power structures, external power structures (competition – direct/indirect, customers, partners, etc). Premise.

Crowdsourcing Internal Innovation

Collective Innovation

Product Innovation : Creates a difference with an existing product line and existing market, usually through features. Line extensions are one of the most common types for companies in a mature market.

Overcoming fixedness before being locked in amber

Jeffrey Phillips

Or, as I'll explore below, we give into a perspective that suggests that many issues, conventions, regulations and cultures are fixed, unable to move. But unlike the insects, that loss of freedom isn't because of a tangible, sticky substance, but because of the stickiness of their perspectives, their cultures, their experiences and education and their industry conventions. Conversely we can see why it is difficult to innovate in the airline industry.

Average company lifespan has shrunk to 10 years – Don’t be average!

Innovation 360 Group

Toys R Us had 14 percent of the toy market and $7 billion in revenues just before it was dissolved completely. WOW Airlines had to cease operations this year while more than thousands of their passengers were in the middle of their journeys. It can happen due to reasons out of your control, like changing cultural values, changing technology, or shifts in customer demographics. Business Rescue: Part I. Everything is an S-Curve. Even you and even your company.

Collaboration in the Time of the Coronavirus: How to Innovate Effectively During a Crisis

Qmarkets

Already we are seeing some worryingly severe consequences, with global stock market volatility, consumer retail hysteria, and whole airline fleets grounded indefinitely. The tool presents an invaluable way to get ahead of the curve when it comes to market trends and reprioritizations.

Why you need extreme constraints to fuel innovation

hackerearth

They talk about Zappos, Southwest Airlines, and Aravind Eye Hospitals to drive home the point about turning a constraint, such as resource, time, and method, into a winning opportunity. Have you heard of the “Prakash Lab”?

Collaboration in the Time of the Coronavirus: How to Innovate Effectively During a Crisis

Qmarkets

Already we are seeing some worryingly severe consequences, with global stock market volatility, consumer retail hysteria, and whole airline fleets grounded indefinitely. The tool presents an invaluable way to get ahead of the curve when it comes to market trends and reprioritizations.

What is Digital Transformation in Business and Why is it Important?

Moves the Needle

Digital products in the hands of customers, such as banking, airline or music apps, represent the last piece of the digitization puzzle since many of the back-end systems and processes became computerized over the last several decades. Digital transformation is just as much about changing the company culture as it is about the technology. Culture comes out of structure.

Stockholm Innovations for the New Year and Beyond

Innovation 360 Group

Thinking about my flight experience, I recognized that KLM, the huge Dutch carrier, seized the opportunity to increase market share by teaming with Air France. Today, the merged Air France and KLM Airlines, once rivals, transport nearly 90 million passengers annually.

The 3 Biggest Lessons from Our Financial Services Panel

KindlingApp

While the speakers on this panel were all leaders and experts in financial services, many of the themes and strategies they discussed are applicable to people involved in innovation in any market. In his example, tech companies like Priceline and Orbitz solved the pain of searching for the best ticket price and booking a flight, but remain fully reliant on the established airlines to provide the end service.

THOMAS EDISON’S CREATIVE THINKING HABIT: ADAPTATION

Michael Michalko

Many cultural historians agree with Edison in that a whole host of new objects and ideas are based on objects and ideas already in existence. Every communication expert in Germany persuaded him there was no market for such a device as the telegraph was good enough.

Straddling: Whole Foods Discontinues 365 Store Format

Michael Roberto

CEO John Mackey explained the move in a memo to his staff: "However, as we have been consistently lowering prices in our core Whole Foods Market stores over the past year, the price distinction between the two brands has become less relevant.

Stockholm Innovations for the New Year and Beyond

Innovation 360

Thinking about my flight experience, I recognized that KLM, the huge Dutch carrier, seized the opportunity to increase market share by teaming with Air France. Today, the merged Air France and KLM Airlines, once rivals, transport nearly 90 million passengers annually. I missed the Nobel Prize by a smidge.

Don’t Fear the Fad

CorporateIntel

As an investor, can you ever know for certain if that newfangled gizmo come to market is the real deal or a fad? But organic fair-market nine-grain soft crust, probably a fad.

Automakers Must Partner Around Big Data

Corporate Innovation

Incumbent automakers realize that we are moving towards this new state and increasingly want to provide mobility services and transportation solutions, which they see as a big market , rather than just manufacture cars. Tesla has also hinted they may enter this market. Having access to such profiles, the automaker can segment each market and understand better the preferences of each segment.

Automakers Must Partner Around Big Data

Corporate Innovation

Incumbent automakers realize that we are moving towards this new state and increasingly want to provide mobility services and transportation solutions, which they see as a big market , rather than just manufacture cars. Tesla has also hinted they may enter this market. Having access to such profiles, the automaker can segment each market and understand better the preferences of each segment.

Automakers Must Partner Around Big Data

Corporate Innovation

Incumbent automakers realize that we are moving towards this new state and increasingly want to provide mobility services and transportation solutions, which they see as a big market , rather than just manufacture cars. Tesla has also hinted they may enter this market. Having access to such profiles, the automaker can segment each market and understand better the preferences of each segment.