Fri.Jun 21, 2019

Language: the most challenging and trival innovation barrier

Jeffrey Phillips

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.

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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.

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!

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.

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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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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.

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.

Important Business Data Cabinet Features

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. When it comes to finding the best data cabinet for your servers no corners should be cut. After all, you are making this purchase in order to ensure that your servers and networks are protected and have the ability to operate to their optimum level.

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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.

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.

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

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.

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.