Thu.Jul 11, 2019

Reigniting Innovation and Creativity

Innovation Excellence

“If you hear a voice within you say, ‘You cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” — Vincent Van Gogh Here’s an interesting question.

Your Future Lies in Occupying the Innovation Job and Using the Skills it Provides

Paul Hobcraft

Source: World Economic Forum, Future of Jobs Report 2018. We all need to begin to grapple with what is redefining work in knowledge, skills, our experience, and our necessary abilities to be viable and useful. We continue to hear and begin to see the effects of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

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Amazon’s Innovative Answer to Same-Day Delivery Bottlenecks


Last mile delivery is the movement of a product to its final destination, which is usually someone’s residence. The logistics of last mile delivery have become a topic of interest in recent years due to the popularity of e-commerce. Retail giant Amazon plans to cut its free Prime shipping time from two days to one, and this service has already begun in some regions. To achieve this goal, Amazon has to have rock-solid reliability and consistency in its last mile delivery.

Your North Star Is Your Customers Not Competitors


There are many businesses that start out filling a need for a specific type of customer. Sometimes this leads to the creation of a new industry or segment that was ignored or unserved by incumbents.

The 5 Competencies of Highly Innovative Organizations

Speaker: Dr. Ankush Chopra, Professor of Strategy, School of Management Fribourg

Professor Ankush Chopra studied over 100 companies in North America and Europe to seek answers to the above questions. He found that companies across the world use the same set of competencies to become successful innovators. In this webinar, he shows how you can use these insights to develop and lead an innovative organization.

A Fundamental Principle of Value Creation

Innovation Excellence

The photo below illustrates one of the most fundamental principles of value creation. Have a look: The owner has bought a ‘cat tree’. This would be splendid, but the cat prefers sitting on the cardboard box! Of course, the cat tree is not for the cat at all. It’s for the owner. I doubt the.

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Middle Managers: 3 Reasons Why They Can Unlock Business Success


The Linchpin of a Business. Have you ever seen or heard of a linchpin? A linchpin is defined as something that holds the various elements of a complex structure together. For example, a linchpin passes through the end of an axle to keep a wheel in position.

Improving Your Social Media As A Business

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. To grow your business , you need to be able to adapt, and that means staying on top of what’s relevant here and now.

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The 10 Principles of Operational Excellence


The dictionary defines “principle” as “a fundamental truth or proposition that serves as the foundation for a system of belief or behavior or a chain of reasoning. Principles help us see the positive and negative results of our actions.

The Importance Of Reducing Your Screen Time

The Human Factor

image source. Contributed post –. If you run your own business then chances are you already know how damaging screen time can be to your health and your well-being.

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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.

The Business Investments You Need To Make

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. image source. When we talk about business investments, most of the time we are concerned with financial investments. Knowing where to put any excess profits is always useful as investing it in the right places can really help to increase a company’s value and financial situation.

How To Layer In New Elements Of Security For Your Business

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. Security is very important in the business world. It’s what guarantees the safety and longevity of your business, both in the real world and the online one. It protects your assets, and patents your products, and keeps the doors locked and watched over during the night.

Double Your Lead Generation With These Simple Ideas

The Human Factor

image source. Contributed post –. Generating leads is what business is all about. You need people to buy your products and hand over money. Getting them to do so, however, can be a challenge. You know that, in principle, you need to generate leads, but you can’t figure out how.