12 Technology Categories That Will Transform Careers

Daniel Burrus

As technology continues to impact our lives, workers at every level in today’s ever-changing labor market need to be prepared with skills to adapt and succeed in the workplace. Over the past thirty years, I have developed a proven methodology to anticipate disruption and change before it happens, allowing you to find the confidence that certainty provides. The list highlights technologies that are now and will continue to transform present and future careers.

Swimming along a road in a flood of digital transformation

Paul Hobcraft

We need to create a digital transformation strategy, a clear roadmap and build the business case as it is going to be, well, umm…… transformational. Firstly we do need to recognize technology is inseparable in what we do going forward.

Connecting Innovation is the New Order of Play

Paul Hobcraft

There is a lot of change occurring in our innovation abilities. We are seeing profound shifts that technology and digital transformation are bringing us to deliver innovate differently. What is radically changing how we innovate? All that has changed dramatically.We

Network Operating Model: How To Design, Build & Embed An Agile Operating Platform Geared For Mounting Complexity & Rapid Change…

The Future Shapers

When I overlaid my own strategic change experience and compared notes with the agile operating model approach that my team and I have developed at AllChange, I confess I struggled with some of the concepts within the book from a ‘how can it be practically applied’ point of view.

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A New Integrated Innovation Engagement System

Paul Hobcraft

So, we seek out greater applied science knowledge we will use it to support and develop practical applications based on technology and innovation. Aligning People, Technology, and Innovation in Design-always and each time. need to change our mindsets.

Relating to the New Innovation Era

Paul Hobcraft

This does need a real change but can we achieve it? We need a change, we are facing such constantly changing environments and challenges. If we get to this recognition point, we will quickly recognize that innovation does need to change and usher in this new innovation era.

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My 5 S for future Innovation: Smart, Stacks, Scale, Storage, and Software

Paul Hobcraft

Technology is radically altering our need for innovation. We see increasingly innovation is feeding off the “ digital response rate ” Connecting technology and innovation is altering how we should re-access organizations ability to build out.

Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

This is as he puts it transformation with a big capital “T” because it involves changing the very essence of a company. Digital disruption is the impact of digital technologies and business models on a company’s value proposition and market position.

If you want your employees at the forefront of innovation, let them fly free


Being quick and innovative is a demand they also share, because it isn’t just the client at stake: technology has brought new actors, capital, resources and talent to different markets. Change management change management innovation

9 Tenets of an ERP Cultural Transformation


While leaders often consider the need for ongoing technology development and maintenance, it is just as important that they plan for cultural sustainability. But it’s also not very useful, since culture is amorphous — hard to pin down and hard to change.”.

Mapping the customer journey is the top driver for digital transformation

Paul Hobcraft

So that you are aware, the data and insights in this report are based on the input of more than 500 digital transformation strategists and executives who are leading change within their organizations. With the runway for disruptive technologies still ahead (e.g.,

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

The Future Shapers

As the 4iR digital revolution increasingly fuses the virtual world with the real world, businesses are changing right before our very eyes. In this climate of uncertain change, organisations are left with the very stark choice to get on board the digital train – or get left behind.

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Warm and Fuzzy at the Front End of Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

The subject was the changes occurring at the front end of innovation. My argument was the results we have obtained from a disconnected set of front end activities was poorer than they should be and this needs changing. Are you changing your front end of innovation?

Corporate Challenges to Innovation – How Do You Keep It Going


Implementing a cultural change is similar to a New Year’s Resolution in the fact that deciding to start one is easy. But sometimes changes ARE required. But, deciding that a change is necessary only gets you so far. Technology.

Why innovation portfolios matter

RTI Innovation Advisors

For example, are the ideas you want "incremental" signalling small change to existing products and services, "breakthrough" or "disruptive" to signal increasing difficulty and impact. Certainly companies are good at product portfolio and roadmaps, making decisions on how much to invest in older technologies, how much to invest in newer products and the roadmaps and versions that should be developed.

3 Warning Signs Your IT Strategy is All Wrong


With today’s environment of rapid and exponential change, a well-defined, business-owned, adaptive strategy is what will enable your organization to stay ahead of disruption and win in the market. You don’t understand the impact emerging technologies have on your immediate future.

Munich Re offers a real clarity to their innovating future

Paul Hobcraft

The Insurance industry has been struggling to adjust and adapt to the rapid changes occurring yet so many are hanging onto the traditional way of doing things.

ITONICS mentioned in the Gartner Hype Cycle on Enterprise Architecture


The recently published Hype Cycle for Enterprise Architecture 2018 by Gartner deals with various technology-enabled business models and solutions within today’s enterprise architecture. Architecture Roadmaps, EA Frameworks).

An Innovation Lexicon


The way we think about innovation has changed over time. Over two years I believe we went through just one case study on how to produce and market a new technology (it was on fiber optics). Today when some people talk about innovation they mean inventing or adopting new technology.

Femi Stevens Oluwafemi

Innovation 360 Group

Project Portfolio and Change Management. Technology Management and Enterprise Architecture. Education: Massachusetts Institute of Technology , Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab , Massachusetts Ave, United States – Internet of Things: Roadmap to a Connected World.

A new cycle of innovation design

The Future Shapers

To achieve this we need to recognize a significant change we must undertake in our present innovation management. Firstly, we do need to recognize technology is going to be inseparable in what we are doing in the innovation world, going forward. I sense from many this is‘epic’, exploding and life changing, with all of us simply learning to adapt and adjust, moving at speed to align ourselves. Forming a strategy, roadmap and business case needs really many new considerations.

Scaled Agile Framework: what is and how it works


SAFe tries to gain a broader view of the product (s) and deadlines, allowing – in an ideal world – some flexibility, with an approximate roadmap of the next 8-12 weeks. the product owner of each team has a clear view of the requirements for the duration of the roadmap.

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The Need for Digital Innovation Platforms

Paul Hobcraft

If you are not, then simply “click away” and certainly my best wishes by ignoring a very changing innovation world that we are all undergoing. Applying technology application to innovation opportunities needs a platform thinking approach.

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Innovation needs Time, Talent and Temperment

RTI Innovation Advisors

Time to consider emerging trends and technologies. When staffing an innovation team, find the passionate people who believe change is possible, who are willing to take risks and explore new options. People who are unwilling to change or explore will simply recreate products and services that already exist. Even passionate people need to have guidance, and can work more effectively if they have a roadmap and a defined end goal.

Your Digital Future Begins Now


The companies that compete and win are the most effective at aligning their business strategies with their technology execution. At MSS, we boil them down to: Digital Strategy & Technology Roadmap. Organizational Readiness & Change Management.

FEI Europe 2017 Recap – Denise Fletcher, CIO


We must continue to innovate and look for new ways to think about and use technology. If there is anything I could change about the week, it would be to have spent more time meeting with the innovators in attendance. Saisangeeth Daswani , the Advisory Strategist for Stylus , talked about the fact that we are moving from being a world where mobile technology reigns to one that is driven by AI. Calm Technology. Another example of calm technology is the Sleepcycle app.

Innovation Lesson From Firefox Quantum


Since then, many things have changed; including Firefox. Just like Google noticed that browsers were getting slower 10 years ago, today Mozilla is pushing everyone ahead by understanding the technological evolution of hardware and making the necessary changes to optimize their software for it.

The 2020 CIO: Predictions and Insights


Gartner’s latest survey reveals that 95% of CIOs expect their jobs to change or be remixed due to digitalization and technology influx. In times when technology has spread its roots and wings in every aspect of the business, CIOs are at the core of critical decision making.

Digital Innovation Strategy: 3 things to consider


As digital is driving major changes, the companies should be quick and adaptable to set, execute, and adjust their digital strategies. Digital Technologies. Recent research has shown how the use of the latest digital technologies increases product and service innovation.

Design Thinking for the Greater Good: Innovation in the Social Sector

Innovation in Practice

Across these vastly different problems and sectors, these groups have used the tools of design thinking to reduce risk, manage change, use resources more effectively, bridge the communication gap between parties, and manage the competing demands of diverse stakeholders.

How to be More Agile as Competitive Advantages Fade

New Market Advisors

the ability to respond quickly to a changing world?—?that that fluidity only manifests if the organization has a strong core that can provide the resources and the capabilities to create change.

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The Only Three Swim Lanes That Matter to a Business

Legacy Innovation Group

Technology Advisory. This is the land of R&D Managers developing Technology Roadmaps and Product Managers developing Product Roadmaps to plan out the year-by-year evolution of their respective technology and product portfolios. About. Why Innovation.

2018 Patent Analysis: Patent Quality and Utility Essential to Patent Owners


We are seeing the emergence of new technologies, such as autonomous vehicles, and we had the USPTO release its 10 millionth patent. Further, there were 376,610 US applications published in 2018, which is only 1,900 more than 2017, barely a ½ percent change.

2019 Annual Report: A Look Back and What’s Ahead


This change has had a similarly profound impact on how people consume content. As the economics have changed from price per unit model to an unlimited subscription service, consumption patterns quickly followed suit.

#CyberAware for Small to Medium Sized Business: Cybersecurity is More Than Compliance


and abroad have begun integrating Cybersecurity into law and changing how companies approach business practices with electronic data. Focusing on defining people, processes, and technology within the organization is the first step in becoming #CyberAware.

Finally a framework to manage holistically Industrial Revolution 4.0

Paul Hobcraft

So often organizations do not have a clear vision, strategy or can develop a systematic roadmap for this form of transformation. This is requiring total company engagement as you transform your present physical world into a highly connected digital world, totally dependent on technology.

7 Things Every CEO Should Know About Their Patents


billion to patents and developed technology, $2.5 Likewise, it doesn’t take a mathematician to see the disconnect between the balance sheet intangible value of Motorola and the change in Google’s balance sheet. by Erik Reeves, CTO of Anaqua.

Creative Construction – Book review

The Inovo Group

The key concept presented is to identify four fundamental categories of innovation: Routine Innovation – Leverages a company’s existing technological competencies and fits with its existing business model. Radical Innovation – Requires a technological breakthrough but not a new business model.

Your Innovation Pipeline Is What You Feed It

Legacy Innovation Group

Technology Advisory. There was once a time, in the early part of the Twentieth Century, when companies could develop a technology, make a product out of it, and then go sell it. But then things changed. About. Why Innovation. Why Legacy Innovation. What We Do.

The Myth of the First-Mover Advantage: Why to be Smarter, Not Faster

New Market Advisors

Could it be that in today’s world the pace of change is simply too fast to risk being late to the game? Third, will an early play lock you into a technology or business model that might be flawed? Companies today worry too much about being fast.

Is your company up for disruption? Possibly not

David Marks

Disruptive technologies and upstarts are wrecking havoc far and wide, they warned, and (unless you hire us) you will be the next to go. 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.

Why Is Innovation Important

Planview Spigit

When you consider how Apple changed the music industry, what Uber did to the taxi business, or what Amazon has done to, well, everything, you can’t ignore the importance of innovation as a means of turning the world upside down. That’s why it’s so important to combine technology with a change in culture and processes. Research and development can produce some extraordinary advancements that never make it to a roadmap.

Get Real About Your Company’s Future

The Inovo Group

We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Articulate artifacts, experiences and influences – expand beyond technology. Technology roadmapping?