Wed.Apr 08, 2020

Podcast S3E55: Denise Jacobs – How to deal with anxiety during a global pandemic

Idea to Value

In today’s episode of the Idea to Value podcast, we speak with Denise Jacobs, author of Banish your inner Critic , about how to overcome anxiety during this incredibly stressful time. Quote from the episode: You don’t have to do anything.

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How Machine-Readable Tech Is Innovating Government Processes


Machine-readable technology is one of the most important innovation processes in use by organizations today but poses key challenges for government entities. Machine-readable data can be read and interpreted by a computer, streamlining tasks across multiple platforms.

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Go Opposite in the Face of Uncertainty

Daniel Burrus

As COVID-19 uncertainty spreads around the world at an exponential pace, the global community is finding out that reacting quickly to the societal and economic disruptions that the virus creates, no matter how agile a reactor you are, is not good enough and quite frankly, is simply not working.

Business Model Innovation – The What, Why, and How


In the last couple of decades, we’ve seen a dramatic increase in the popularity of business model innovation – and for good reason. Innovation Types of Innovation

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Every Online Event We’re Doing in April and May

Innovation Leader

We have a really simple aim: to put on the best virtual events on the Internet. Here’s what is coming up, both for members and non-members


Crisis Management: The Essential Must-Do’s


Sooner or later, and whether we like it or not, every business, organization, or team will encounter some type of crisis or unexpected emergency. Most leaders in fast-moving organizations encounter a crisis of some magnitude nearly every week and in some cases, they seem to occur on a daily basis.

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Why We Stockpile and What Can Be Done to Shift This Behaviour

The Future Shapers

Most people are practicing an age-old habit of stockpiling when there is rising uncertainty and the threat of scarcity. Shame, criticism and public humiliation may seem like a great way to deter these behaviors, but these measures aren’t very effective in the long-run.

How (and Why) to Walk the Gemba When Everyone’s Working from Home


As leaders, managers, and employees alike all grapple with the sudden disruption in routine work and life, go easy on yourself. It is going to take some time to adapt.

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Every Online Event We’re Hosting

Innovation Leader

We have a really simple aim: to put on the best virtual events on the Internet. Here’s what is coming up, both for members and non-members


What is Stormboard?

The Stormboard online innovation workspace can help you run brainstorming sessions, meetings or events more productively. In recent weeks, we’ve shared a series of online collaboration tools and resources that can help you hold your innovation meetings, workshops, or events in a digital space.

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How To Create A Movement To Drive Transformation In Your Company Or Industry

Speaker: Greg Satell

Everybody has something they’d like to change, whether it is a problem in their organization, their industry, their community or society at large. But how can you get your ideas for change to take hold beyond a small circle of likeminded people? What you need is a cascade: small groups that are loosely connected but united by a common purpose. When they synchronize their collective behavior as networks, they become immensely powerful. A business model is disrupted, an industry is remade, the preceding order is no more and the world is transformed.

Every Online Event We’re Doing in May and June

Innovation Leader

We have a really simple aim: to put on the best virtual events on the Internet. Here’s what is coming up, both for members and non-members


Keep Calm and Create: A rallying cry to solve the world’s biggest challenges


We’re living through unprecedented times as the COVID-19 pandemic takes grip, rearranging our day-to-day lives at breathtaking speed. The world is an uncertain place right now – with many of us now part of the coronavirus-enforced experiment in working exclusively from home.

4 Surprisingly Ways Covid-19 Makes Your Business Vulnerable

The Human Factor

source. It’s not hard to see Covid-19 is a health risk. Working near each other means colleagues are more likely to contract and spread the virus, leading to the global pandemic that is before us now.

#1,624 – Transcendental Meditation

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Jerry Seinfeld swears by it. Howard Stern too. The Beatles did it. Jim Carrey, Jennifer Aniston, and Oprah Winfrey as well. Ray Diallo even makes every employee at the world’s most successful hedge fund partake in it. The list goes on and on.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Podcast: Online workshops and meetings


In today’s business environment a lot of meetings are held online (read: digital, online). In this pod (in Swedish) Idea Hunt’s Lotta Strand speaks with Jonas Jaani , digitalisation guru, about online workshops. Not presentation or decision meetings, but creative collaboration

Tips To Help Improve Your Website’s Performance

The Human Factor

A website’s performance is made up of a mixture of elements, not just from the technical side but also what you can do, appearance-wise, to make sure it stands out and continues to serve its purpose of showcasing your brand and bringing in traffic, which should hopefully bring in more viewers.

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Going Into The Food And Drink Industry Makes A Lot Of Sense. Here’s Why

The Human Factor

The startup world might be hopelessly fixated on the tech sector, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t more opportunities out there in other parts of the economy. In fact, many industries may actually offer better opportunities for the average entrepreneur.

4 Ways To Keep Morale High During Coronavirus

The Human Factor

source. The regular nine-to-five office hours are looking far from normal at the moment. Your business has probably made the transition to remote working processes to survive. Among the chaos, the one saving grace could be your employees.

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.