Mon.Dec 16, 2019

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Time Travel Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Is it really possible to travel back in time? What about traveling into the future, have we finally figured out how to do that?

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How to Practice Mindfulness at Work to Increase Productivity

Tullio Siragusa

How to Practice Mindfulness at Work to Increase Productivity. Mindfulness is retaining a moment by moment awareness of our thoughts, senses, and surrounding environment. Awareness and attention are at the core of mindfulness, and it also includes active observation without judgements of memories, and personal experiences. When we practice mindfulness, our thoughts tune with what we are sensing in the present, rather than dwelling in the past or fearing the future.

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How Artificial Intelligence Spurs Corporate Innovation

Innovation Excellence

In the 1990s John Koza, a professor at Stanford University carried out a series of experiments involving new ways to create electrical circuits. He designed a programme which created thousands of random circuit designs. These were measured against desired outcomes.

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The Four Forms of Crowdsourcing

InnovationManagement

There are four ways to crowdsource answers to your innovation challenges: garden variety crowdsourcing, distant expert sourcing, expert targeting, and force multiplying. The post The Four Forms of Crowdsourcing appeared first on Innovation Management.

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Roadmap Personas: The Best Way to Set Expectations for Teams, Clients, and Leadership

Speaker: Johanna Rothman - Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Join Johanna Rothman as she discusses developing persona-specific roadmaps and the reasons why sometimes less is more.

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The 6 Trends That Will Shape Your Business In The Future — And How To Prepare For Them

Faisal Hoque

One the greatest challenges for leaders today is keeping up with the constantly changing business landscape. In this post, serial entrepreneur Faisal Hoque flags the trends that professionals in every field will have to adjust to, and how to do it.

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3 Problems with Token ‘Head of Innovation’ Roles

Collectivecamp

When our car breaks down, we call a mechanic.When our bathroom is flooded, we call a plumber

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Why Mentors Fail (and What To Do about It)

Collectivecamp

It is said that the right mentor can help you get further, faster.As Isaac Newton said, “if I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants

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The 6 Trends That Will Shape Your Business In The Future — And How To Prepare For Them

Faisal Hoque

Leaders have to think digital, embrace design thinking, and read every day to keep up. The post The 6 Trends That Will Shape Your Business In The Future — And How To Prepare For Them appeared first on Faisal Hoque :: Entrepreneur | Author.

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Systems Thinking Training

InnovationTraining.org

Explore systems thinking techniques, activities, and articles. Systems thinking is a powerful methodology focused on understanding how parts interact and work together within a whole system. This approach can be used for problem solving to develop better solutions for your organizational challenges.

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How to Practice Mindfulness at Work to Increase Productivity

Tullio Siragusa

How to Practice Mindfulness at Work to Increase Productivity. Mindfulness is retaining a moment by moment awareness of our thoughts, senses, and surrounding environment. Awareness and attention are at the core of mindfulness, and it also includes active observation without judgements of memories, and personal experiences. When we practice mindfulness, our thoughts tune with what we are sensing in the present, rather than dwelling in the past or fearing the future.

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Designing For Engagement: Revive Your L&D Strategy with Gamification, VR, and More

Speaker: Stephen Baer - Chief Creative Officer, ELB Learning & Luke Talbot - Chief Product Officer, Userlane

In this fireside chat, leading L&D experts Stephen Baer & Luke Talbot will discuss the exciting technological advancements in eLearning and how you can choose and implement the right technology for your company.

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How Robots and AI are Making an Entrée Into the Restaurant Industry

IdeaConnection

Robots, drones and artificial intelligence are serving up changes in the restaurant industry

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Microsoft Power BI: Pros and Cons

Acuvate

Research and Markets suggests that the Global Business Intelligence and Analytics Software Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 7.1% to reach approximately $32.4 billion by 2025.

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Let’s code the Future – Hackathon with Students in Nepal

ITONICS

This year, ITONICS Nepal once again organized a big event to support and promote the student coding community, local software development and STEM subjects in Kathmandu. The plan: an ITONICS Hackathon for innovative Ideas. An open call invited all motivated students from IT colleges to apply for a hackathon challenge. The teams from ITONICS Nepal held on-campus meetings with the students to coach them and introduce them to the program.

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Four Tips for Speaking Up Effectively

Michael Roberto

Source: Flickr Suppose you have a dissenting opinion to share, or perhaps you are the reluctant bearer of bad news. How can you be sure that leaders in your organization will listen attentively and genuinely consider your views? What strategies can you employ to speak up effectively?

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The L&D Strategy Roundtable

Speaker: Cara North - Learning & Development Consultant, Speaker, & Researcher | Maggie Quigley - Senior Account Executive for US Market Userlane

In this webinar, L&D professionals Cara North and Maggie Quigley will discuss the various factors that affect training and how you can stretch your budget to create an effective L&D program.

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How to Manage Your Time with Mind Mapping (Hint: You Don’t Always Need To)

xMind

If you waste one day after another, your chance of achieving isn’t just an improbability, it’s an impossibility. But here’s the thing: it’s hard NOT to waste time. Eating the frog is intimidating. The daily routine is boring. Worse than that, the journey seems endless.