Mon.Apr 20, 2020

How to Kill Innovation Projects

Destination Innovation

Which of these is the most important skill for a leader of innovation? Setting the vision, goals and metrics. Generation of great ideas. Selection of the best ideas. Starting exploration projects. Listening to customer feedback. Managing the portfolio and stage-gates.

Innovating Now for a Post COVID19 World

Innovation Excellence

COVID19 will change the way we behave, conduct business, and indeed how we innovate for years to come. Exactly how much change we’ll see and what those changes will actually be is still unfolding. But big life changing events inevitably reshape our long-term thinking, values and behaviors.

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Business Model pivots in the Low Touch Economy

Board of Innovation

Plenty of companies are now shifting their focus. It’s remarkable how many entrepreneurs are already building a new Low Touch Economy to get our society back up and running.

The Essential Skills to Teach Intrapreneurs

InnovationManagement

At JR Simplot, a new cross-functional innovation initiative recently formed looking for ideas that would help optimize company efficiency, improve training programs, and more. And when they built this team, they realized that a big part of launching an innovation initiative was education.

Is Your IoT Pilot in Danger?

Take our short quiz to determine if your IoT pilot is set up for success, or at risk of being delayed.

Innovating Now for a Post COVID19 World

Innovation Excellence

COVID19 will change the way we behave, conduct business, and indeed how we innovate for years to come. Exactly how much change we’ll see and what those changes will actually be is still unfolding. But big life changing events inevitably reshape our long-term thinking, values and behaviors.

Ecommerce Entrepreneurship Grows as Unemployment Rises

Entrepreneur - Innovation

The looming recession has sparked a boom in digital business. Crisis Management

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How to Have a Positive Mindset During Difficult Times

Tullio Siragusa

How to Have a Positive Mindset During Difficult Times. Many people recently find themselves having difficulty being motivated to keep moving forward with excitement and a positive outlook. We live in a time filled with stress and anxiety due to the uncertainty of the recent Covid-19 calamity that has besieged the entire world. These are unprecedented difficult times filled with financial struggles, health challenges, personal isolation, social disconnection, and fear.

What is the Most Important Skill for a Leader of Innovation?

Innovation Excellence

Which of these do you think is the most important skill for a leader of innovation?

How to Build Your Continuous Improvement Culture

Kainexus

Are you struggling to drive a continuous improvement culture in your organization? Do you need to revive a CI culture that has lost momentum? If you’re like so many others, it can be difficult to know which questions to ask, and where to start.

It Takes The Village To Raise A Child

Innovation Excellence

By Federica D’Armento and Frank Pagano Me, Myself and I You don’t get this in job interviews anymore: how are you as a Team member? In my first interview, some twenty years ago, I spent way too much time describing the ‘me’ and the ‘we’, and how I was going to align with the team. Innovation

Rightpoint Launches Cadillac's Reimagined In-Vehicle Experience

Every company is either an experience company today or will need to reinvent themselves to become one. Learn how Cadillac is using research, experience design and organizational change to deliver a next-generation user experience.

How to be a Game Changer

The Future Shapers

How do you become a game-changer? It’s the question I once asked a mentor early in my career and his answer was a fascinating insight… a nugget of pure 24-carat wisdom that is still my touchstone to this day. There’s no magic nostrum for innovation,” he explained. “No

TURNING A SPLASH INTO A FLOOD

Innovation Excellence

TURNING A SPLASH INTO A FLOOD Amid the craziness of living in an upside-down, don’t-know-what-time-or-day-it-is pandemic world, I’m absolutely thankful for the life lessons and kernels of truth that keep splashing me in the face like ice water. (I’m

Improving Your Small Business Productivity During Covid-19

The Human Factor

source. Regardless of what you do or what you sell, it’s currently a really difficult time for businesses.

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What is the Most Important Skill for a Leader of Innovation?

Innovation Excellence

Which of these do you think is the most important skill for a leader of innovation?

How Micro-Innovations Can Drive Breakaway Results

How do micro-innovations affect businesses' way of thinking? Those small acts of 'everyday innovation' are the stuff of greatness. Download the eBook today to learn more about micro-innovations and how they have influenced some of the biggest companies to date.

How Can We Sustain this Innovation Pace AFTER the Pandemic?

BrainZooming

Why has our organization been so open and quick to innovate in ways we haven’t been previously once the pandemic hit? Executives have been asking me some version of this question a lot lately because they have been surprised by the innovation pace during the pandemic.

It Takes The Village To Raise A Child

Innovation Excellence

By Federica D’Armento and Frank Pagano. Me, Myself and I. You don’t get this in job interviews anymore: how are you as a Team member? In my first interview, some twenty years ago, I spent way too much time describing the ‘me’ and the ‘we’, and how I was going to align with the team.

Using Anticipatory Innovation to Navigate Uncertainty

mjvinnovation

Recently, COVID-19 has left the world, as well as the business world, on red alert. The outbreak has rapidly spread across the planet and is dramatically affecting the global scenario. Stockmarkets from Hong Kong to Paris to New York have been reporting concerning lows.

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TURNING A SPLASH INTO A FLOOD

Innovation Excellence

TURNING A SPLASH INTO A FLOOD. Amid the craziness of living in an upside-down, don’t-know-what-time-or-day-it-is pandemic world, I’m absolutely thankful for the life lessons and kernels of truth that keep splashing me in the face like ice water. (I’m

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Leading Advertising and Analytics Company Outperforms With a Graph Database

Xandr, a division of AT&T, has built an identity graph that connects information on people, households, and more. The company is using this graph to provide advertisers an ability to deliver commercials more successfully than ever before. Learn more.

The Value of Self-Submitted Stories

Tembosocial

Self-promotion can be virtuous when in self-isolation. Traditionally, employee recognition is shared by one person about another - or about a group of people. Employee Culture Employee Experience

How to Have a Positive Mindset During Difficult Times

Tullio Siragusa

How to Have a Positive Mindset During Difficult Times. Many people recently find themselves having difficulty being motivated to keep moving forward with excitement and a positive outlook. We live in a time filled with stress and anxiety due to the uncertainty of the recent Covid-19 calamity that has besieged the entire world. These are unprecedented difficult times filled with financial struggles, health challenges, personal isolation, social disconnection, and fear.

Resolving Cultural Issues During Your Digital Transformation Journey

Acuvate

Resolving Cultural Issues During Your Digital Transformation Journey While people and culture have been integral to a company’s success, they also have always been the biggest barriers to digital transformation, according to Gartner’s CIO Agenda.

#1,632 – Doctor Dogs

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Dogs were already man’s best friend and if you were lucky enough to own one before COVID-19 hit then you’re likely reaping the rewards of all this increased stay-at-home bonding time that you now find yourself with.

Extending the Reach of HR: Supporting and Sourcing Remote Talent

Speaker: Karen Lim, Alliance Academy

The concept of Global HR is becoming more common as more companies become permanently remote. As companies expand their talent-bases beyond borders, HR reps will bear the responsibilities that come along with it. Adapting to different cultures, distances, and legal implications whilst preserving core company values is essential. Once you can do this, the world becomes your oyster. Join Karen Lim of Alliance Academy, and learn to thrive in a remote-first mindset.

Do You Want To Make A Point Or Do You Want To Make A Difference?

Innovation Excellence

I recently took part in an online open forum for thought leaders. While we were discussing a wide range of topics, including the economic and social impact of previous crises, somebody came out and said, “You know, when this is all over we’re probably going to have another #Occupy movement.”. It was an apt observation. Occupy, after all, was a reaction to the Great Recession and it’s reasonable to expect that once we get the Coronavirus under control many will demand serious changes to be made.

#1,631 – ATMOBLUE

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

It’s a strange new world we live in. Fearing for one’s own personal safety (as well as the safety of others) it has now become normal to wear a mask in public with some states even requiring them. Ironically, masks are even now required TO ENTER A BANK!!!

Succeed with online Brainstormings!

IdeaHunt

In this webinar, Elia Mörling, CEO of Idea Hunt, walks us through the Brainstorming Pro template and how you can use it to succeed with your next online brainstorming meeting

What Should Seniors Expect From The Stimulus Package?

The Human Factor

source. The COVID-19 global pandemic has caused unprecedented hardship for almost every section of society, from small businesses closing, to the retail industry laying off most of its staff in one stroke.

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5 Reasons Leaders Invest in Language Training

Communication is the lifeforce of any company. Without it, productivity, employee happiness, and ultimately your business suffers. Investing in language learning better positions global business leaders to see gains in organizational effectiveness as a result.

How to Develop a Strategic Mind?

Ankush Chopra

Starting April 20, 2020, we are giving free access to our online strategy and business programs to all for the duration of this lockdown.

It Takes a Village: 2020 Atlanta ADDYs

Brunner

An integrated campaign with undercover beavers. Community-building collateral to support firefighters. This is the work we recently celebrated with our clients YellaWood® Pressure Treated Pine and Atlanta Fire Rescue Foundation , bringing home 21 awards from the 2020 Atlanta ADDYs.

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Singapore startup adapts Artificial Intelligence tool for Covid-19

Xinova

Tackling Covid-19 with Artificial Intelligence The Covid Diaries are written by Xinova innovators from around the world to share expert insights that advance understanding of the global pandemic in all its sprawling complexity, and come up with ideas to solve it one problem at a time.

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Singapore – From Covid-19 Leader to Lockdown

Xinova

Singapore and its Covid-19 response: From leader to lockdown.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!