Fri.Jun 21, 2019

Language: the most challenging and trival innovation barrier

RTI Innovation Advisors

In my continuing series of lessons I've learned from 15 years of corporate innovation, I've tackled issues including the reasons ideas need sponsors , or why ideas are easy and good ideas are difficult. In this episode I'm going to talk about my experiences as a translator and interpreter.

Is The Project Worth Pursuing?

Beyond the Obvious

What are your criteria for deciding that an idea is worth pursuing? We all have our own set of selection criteria, the first of which is usually looking for profits. However, selecting a course of action based solely on ROI can be limiting.

Where are the Entrepreneurial Lawyers?

Innovation Excellence

I recently found myself in a room filled with in house healthcare lawyers. I was the only doc, let alone physician entrepreneur, there.

How to Help Marketing Teams that are in a Creative Slump

InnovationManagement

No matter how good you are at your job, slumps and dry spells are just part of being in a creative role at work. When it’s your job to constantly think, innovate, and create, there’s just no getting around it—sometimes you hit a creative slump. How you get out of that slump is what matters.

Assessing and Fostering a Culture of Innovation

Speaker: Magnus Penker, CEO & Founder, Innovation360 Group

Welcome to an interactive empowering session on how to sharpen your future through innovation management, which can help guide your company’s goals. During this webinar, Magnus Penker, international thought leader and author, will dive into how to assess and foster culture and capabilities for innovation.

Interview #6: Virtual Reality is moving beyond your PSVR (Wes Potter)

Innovation Walk

It’s hard to deny that we have entered a world that thrives on innovations in technology. From Artificial Intelligence to Big Data insights and a variety of computer-generated graphics that will baffle your senses.

Renew Strategic Thinking without Rewriting your Strategic Plan

Focused Momentum

Strategic thinking requires a shift in mindset from the problem-solving, now-oriented practice relied upon to manage transactions to a less linear, more chaotic future-oriented process in which problem-solving structures reaches their limits.

More Trending

#1,523 – Reversible Super Glue

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

I’ve always been fascinated by novel new materials especially the recent wave of 2D materials with unique properties that aren’t generally found in nature.

Planning A Corporate Retreat? Here’s What You Need To Consider

The Human Factor

image source. Contributed post –. If you’re an executive assistant, there’s a lot of pressure on you to perform.

Big Techs in the insurance industry: how to use a User-Centrism strategy to address them?

mjvinnovation

We are talking about big players in the high-tech world that, to a greater or lesser extent, have been operating in sectors for which they were not initially created. One of those industry that feel the pressure of Big Techs is insurance. In this article, in addition to helping you think about who Big Money is and what they do, let’s present User-Centrism’s strategy as a powerful tactic to address them. Let´s follow! Are Big Techs, Fintechs and Insurtechs the same thing?

Global AI and Blockchain Hackathon to Solve Societal Challenges

IdeaConnection

A virtual mobile power plant, a social badge that shows the real impact of corporate donations and other winning ideas at a global blockchain and artificial intelligence hackathon

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11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Culture into a Culture of Innovation

Learn the 11 proven strategies that you can implement quickly to get every employee innovating and contributing to the growth of your company.

Big Techs in the insurance market: how to use a User-Centrism strategy to address them?

mjvinnovation

We are talking about big players in the high-tech world that, to a greater or lesser extent, have been operating in sectors for which they were not initially created. One of those markets that feel the pressure of Big Techs is insurance. In this article, in addition to helping you think about who Big Money is and what they do, let’s present User-Centrism’s strategy as a powerful tactic to address them. Let´s follow! Are Big Techs, Fintechs and Insurtechs the same thing?

Seattle Business Magazine’s Best Workplace 2019

Xinova

Xinova Named Best Workplace in Washington State Last night, Xinova was recognized by Seattle Business Magazine as one of the 100 best workplaces in Washington! A few members of the team attended a reception last night where the company was honored as the #13 midsize company to work for.

Research Opportunities for Network Forms of OI

Open Innovation

At #RnDParis2019 Thursday, I gave a “master class” on the network forms of open innovation: alliances, communities, crowds, consortia, ecosystems and platforms. It was a standing room only session: it appears that there are a lot of innovation researchers (particularly those new in their careers) who want to learn more about this area and the research opportunities.

The Digital Convergence of Technology

BPI Thought Leadership Commentary

Enterprise Outsourcing is a leading global technology and business management organization headquartered in South Africa and operating in North America, Africa, Europe and Asia Pacific. Established in 2000, the company has successfully positioned itself as a leader in cloud, data, security, digital transformation and advanced IT solutions by focusing on customizing technology to meet clients&rs

5 Product Traps - And Better Paths

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Is your agile team overloaded with feature requests, with no time for discovery? Do your roadmaps read like impossible wish lists? Well, you’re not alone. It may seem impossible now, but what if we said that with a few changes, you could be meeting deadlines with the ability to predict progress with accuracy, be happy with your progress against the roadmap, and be making time for near-continuous discovery? Johanna Rothman has seen this all too often across many different organizations. She will take us through five common traps that agile product teams fall into – and likely you are in several of those traps right now. And good news - she has ways to avoid them!

A Simple Way to Get a Fresh Set of Eyes on a Problem

Michael Roberto

Christian Jarrett of the British Psychological Society's Research Digest reports this week on a new study by Duke University scholar Sarah Gaither and her colleagues. The article describes experimental research highlighting the power and efficacy of a simple technique for boosting one's creativity.

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