Silicon Valley’s Next Target: Disrupt the Construction and Real Estate Industries

Leapfrogging

Every industry, every company, and every leader must recognize one simple fact: every product, service, process, and business model will be disrupted–it’s just a matter of time. There’s no hiding from disruption. When I see certain industries lagging to respond to the dramatic change surrounding us, it’s a clear sign that disruption of the entire industry–usually imposed from outside of it–isn’t far away.

Innovation or Disruption: What’s Your Aim?

IdeaScale

The terms “innovation” and “disruption” are commonly used in today’s business world. Disruption is innovation, but not all innovation is disruption, just like all squares are technically rectangles , but not all rectangles are squares. It’s not even as simple as that, because sometimes innovations become disruptive after reaching a tipping point. What Disruption Does. Disruption creates new markets or fundamentally changes how you think of a product or service.

Getting Board Buy-In for Your Innovation Project

IdeaScale

Taking an innovation project from idea through execution is challenging, and there can be obstacles at several places along the journey. When there is company-wide buy-in for an innovation project however, these challenges can be overcome more easily, and there is far less chance for the project to go uncompleted. The makeup of the board can also help promote buy-in of innovation projects. For innovation to thrive in a company, it must be prioritized at every level.

Auto Insurance Industry: Disruptor or Disrupted?

Daniel Burrus

Disruptive innovator Elon Musk and Tesla have been in the limelight for good and bad reasons in this space. Dan Peate identified this Hard Trend and became more anticipatory in his thinking, moving to start a wave of disruption from within the insurance industry.

Planning a Taxonomy Project

Boxes and Arrows

Planning a taxonomy covers the same questions as planning any UX project. This article will go through the questions you should consider when planning a kitchen, er, um…, a taxonomy project. Resources: What are the project resources and constraints?

The most common innovation project failures

RTI Innovation Advisors

I had the opportunity to speak to a leadership team that is considering building an innovation capability in their business. I was asked a question I get infrequently, but one I enjoy answering. The question is: what keeps businesses from innovating effectively? The answer that I think most leadership teams want is: good ideas. After all, it's easier to explain away the lack of innovation if you can say that most teams lack good ideas.

Solar disruption

Innovation 360 Group

All of them believed to be solved by disruptive innovation. The International Energy Agency projects that solar will be the world’s biggest single source of electricity by 2050. How will the oil industry respond to that disruption? The sun is our greatest source of energy.

3 Innovative Projects with Ideanote to Get '19 Started

Ideanote

An Ideanote project can help you with that. We’ve picked out three of the most interesting Ideanote projects, with our best tips and tricks on each. And you guessed it, open innovation in an excellent Ideanote project to get started with. Today's third Ideanote project.

The Evolution Of Project Management — Trends For 2018

AureaWorks

Increasing productivity is an ever-present goal for project managers, and the evolution of the project management discipline is positioning PMs for success. Managing the performance of a project is one of the biggest challenges project managers face.

The Gremlin Strategy, or How to Ward Off Disruption

Matthew May

Such a person is Brian Muirhead, who at age 41 in 1993 accepted the job as flight systems manager of the Mars Pathfinder project and with it the NASA challenge to land a cutting-edge, remote-controlled robotic all-terrain rover on Mars that would reliably beam back images, collect samples, and return scientific data on the red planet. No one in his or her right mind would want to manage the next Mars project, if indeed there was one.

The Packaging Industry is Massive, and It’s About to Be Disrupted

Leapfrogging

Disruptive technologies are transforming the packaging that comes with just about everything we buy. This article is one in a series I’m calling Everything Transformed that highlights the various technologies disrupting just about every industry on the planet – and today’s focus is packaging. If any industry must live and die by the mantra “disrupt or be disrupted,” it’s packaging. Drivers of Packaging Disruption.

Why Financial Organizations Must Fight Digital Disruption with Digital Disruption

Qmarkets

The term ‘Digital Disruption’ describes the situation where an existing industry is being altered by emerging digital technologies. To counter the threat of disruption, financial organizations must innovate in order to stay ahead of the competition.

How the Aerospace Firm Embraer is Pursuing Disruptive Innovation

Innovation Leader

David Rottblatt of EmbraerX, a disruptive innovation team at Embraer, explains how the team is set up and some initial projects, including a collaboration with Uber

The future of work goes beyond gigs to complex projects

Xinova

There’s a misconception that the future of work will exist within the gig economy, which has thus far neglected innovation and all the smart people and complex projects within it. The post The future of work goes beyond gigs to complex projects appeared first on Xinova.

Disruptive Breakthroughs in 3D Printing

Daniel Burrus

2019 is looking to be a big year for new, disruptive technology. It is going to continue to be hugely disruptive to every industry — including yours. But with all this shortening of what used to be long-term projects, many fear that this means sacrificing quality to the machines.

How Reliable is Intuition in Mature Project Management?

AureaWorks

As any seasoned project manager can attest, reality can sometimes evolve rapidly and in unpredictable ways, which is something no decision-making framework can fully anticipate. Fortunately, intuition is something project managers can actively develop over time.

Reinvention: Accelerating Results in the Age of Disruption

Innovation in Practice

The opportunity to proactively leverage disruptive events in an effort to leapfrog the competition and actually accelerate results. Exciting new management concepts such as The Law of the 21st Century Business Jungle*, Age of Disruption Principles*, and the 21st Century Competitiveness Cycle*.

The 5 Funding Traps of Corporate Innovation Projects | Collective Campus

Collective Campus

In an age where the time between disruptions is getting shorter and the exponential growth of technology threatens the upheaval of almost every industry, certainty is fast becoming a distant memory. Yet, when it comes to deciding which projects to invest in at most large organisations, we often rely on projections and estimates based on assumptions about the same uncertain future.

5 Corporate Innovation Trends of 2019 Set to Disrupt the Business Landscape in 2020

Qmarkets

It’s also predicted that “quantum innovation” will play an increasingly central role in the way enterprises disrupt the marketplace. The quantum innovation trend is growing increasingly evident in the emergence of new digital “moonshot” projects.

The 5 Questions You Need to Ask When Starting a New Project

AureaWorks

What is the difference between a successful project and a failed one? This question has as many answers as a project has moving parts, but sometimes the deciding factor is deceptively simple: Curiosity. Does the project have a clear mission? Project Management Project Planning

5 Ways FinTech Will Disrupt Your Company

Planview Spigit

Now, it promises to bring further disruption and fundamentally alter the way businesses grow, manage their finances and most importantly, meet the needs of their customers. Considering cybercrime is projected to become a $2.1 trillion threat by 2019, FinTech’s ability to enhance cybersecurity, and enable customers to defend against the disruptive tactics used by cyber criminals, is game-changing.

Why Financial Organizations Must Fight Digital Disruption with Digital Disruption

Qmarkets

The term ‘Digital Disruption’ describes the situation where an existing industry is being altered by emerging digital technologies. To counter the threat of disruption, financial organizations must innovate in order to stay ahead of the competition.

How to Get Buy-in for Your Innovation Project

Planview Spigit

Getting (and retaining ) buy-in from decision makers for innovation projects is often the stumbling block that many a corporate innovator and intrapreneur faces. Got some stories on how you secured buy-in for an innovation project?

5 Corporate Innovation Trends of 2019 Set to Disrupt the Business Landscape in 2020

Qmarkets

It’s also predicted that “quantum innovation” will play an increasingly central role in the way enterprises disrupt the marketplace. The quantum innovation trend is growing increasingly evident in the emergence of new digital “moonshot” projects.

How Corporations Can Manage New Ventures and University Projects as Extensions of their Advanced Product Development

Corporate Innovation

In this manner, companies are now more symbiotic with new ventures and university research projects than ever before. And finally, there is no mapping between the internal portfolio of innovation projects and the external portfolio of ventures and technologies.

How Corporations Can Manage New Ventures and University Projects as Extensions of their Advanced Product Development

Corporate Innovation

In this manner, companies are now more symbiotic with new ventures and university research projects than ever before. And finally, there is no mapping between the internal portfolio of innovation projects and the external portfolio of ventures and technologies.

7 lessons to disrupt like a startup!

Innovation 360 Group

Some new players appeared and manage to create value and growth through innovation: Born Global Tech Driven Startups operate and disrupt in a way we have never seen before. DISRUPT (BUT DO IT OFF THE CORE!). The post 7 lessons to disrupt like a startup!

How to Get Buy-in for Your Innovation Project

Planview Spigit

Getting (and retaining ) buy-in from decision makers for innovation projects is often the stumbling block that many a corporate innovator and intrapreneur faces. Got some stories on how you secured buy-in for an innovation project?

The Innovation-Driven Disruption of the Automotive Value Chain (Part 2)

Corporate Innovation

In this blog I explore what the automotive industry has been doing to address the potential disruption, analyze the effects of these initial steps, and provide recommendations on what corporations could be doing better.

The Innovation-Driven Disruption of the Automotive Value Chain (Part 2)

Corporate Innovation

In this blog I explore what the automotive industry has been doing to address the potential disruption, analyze the effects of these initial steps, and provide recommendations on what corporations could be doing better.

Why radical and disruptive innovation might not always be the answer

Ideanote

Isn’t there a risk of next radical or disruptive innovation blindsiding the company, potentially bankrupting the organization ? . Even disruption does not occur overnight. As a result, they have begun to disrupt the entire film industry.

Changing Change

Innovation Excellence

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Future Squared Episode #17: Stop Treating Corporate Innovation Like a Project | Collective Campus

Collective Campus

In episode #17, I confront an issue that seems all too common amongst large organisations trying to deal with this thing called disruption

5 Innovation Trends of 2018 that will Disrupt the Corporate Landscape in 2019

Qmarkets

Companies across multiple sectors have launched collaborative efforts to gather disruptive new ideas, harness new technologies, and achieve greater sustainability. Often times, this data can be gained through crowdsourcing projects. 2018 has very much been a year of “epic partnerships”.

Future Squared Episode #17: Stop Treating Corporate Innovation Like a Project | Collective Campus

Collective Campus

In episode #17, I confront an issue that seems all too common amongst large organisations trying to deal with this thing called disruption

Business model innovation: a core capability for disrupting your industry

hackerearth

Whether you want to steer breakout growth, revive a trailing core business, tackle industry disruptions, or protect your company against industry decline, business model innovation is the key. According to McKinsey, disrupting beliefs is the latest approach to business model innovation.

How Vertical Farming is Disrupting Urban Food Production

Daniel Burrus

Groups like AeroFarms are taking the existing industrial sprawl and seeing in it the potential for an expansive urban farming project. Too often, we see the present and the future in terms of “either/or,” when, in actuality, the relation is more like “both/and.”

Future Squared Episode #71: The 5 Funding Traps of Corporate Innovation Projects | Collective Campus

Collective Campus

In an age where the time between disruptions is getting shorter and the exponential growth of technology threatens the upheaval of almost every industry, certainty is fast becoming a distant memory

How Corporations Can Manage New Ventures and University Projects as Extensions of their Advanced Product Development

Corporate Innovation

In this manner, companies are now more symbiotic with new ventures and university research projects than ever before. And finally, there is no mapping between the internal portfolio of innovation projects and the external portfolio of ventures and technologies.

Consulting Industry Caught in the Crossfire

Innovation Excellence

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Business model innovation: a core capability for disrupting your industry

hackerearth

Whether you want to steer breakout growth, revive a trailing core business, tackle industry disruptions, or protect your company against industry decline, business model innovation is the key. According to McKinsey, disrupting beliefs is the latest approach to business model innovation.

How Big Companies and Startups Use “Co-Creation” to Innovate

Leapfrogging

Startups want to disrupt existing markets. In today’s world where disruptive innovation is the name of the game, you want to embrace differences of all kinds – in organizational culture, technology, business models, and anything else that will advance the business. Co-Create to Drive Disruption. Define a “proof of concept” (POC) project with the startup with clear deliverables and timeframes.

Finding the balance between incremental and disruptive innovation

hackerearth

Or, the company can fortuitously become a market leader with disruptive innovation—think of personal computers as the disruptor and mainframe computers as the disruptee. Yet once you disrupt, you need to sustain.