Wed.Dec 11, 2019

Becoming an Anticipatory Leader™: The Missing Competency

Daniel Burrus

We are all good at reacting and responding – a knee-jerk reaction, so to speak. Even organizations large and small have learned how to be lean and agile while executing a strategy at a high level.

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Health Check: How’s Your Innovation Lifecycle?


Successful ideas must go through the innovation life cycle. Resting is for retirement. As long as you’re in business, you need to be on top of your game, and innovation is a big part of getting to the front of the pack (and staying there).

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7 challenges innovation managers face in 2020

Board of Innovation

Discover the challenges faced by many of the innovation managers we spoke to at Innovation Roundtable Summit 2019, and find tips for overcoming them. The post 7 challenges innovation managers face in 2020 appeared first on Board of Innovation. All Business design

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Why being ambidextrous is not enough - looking ahead to 2020

Jeffrey Phillips

It's about that time of year where we begin to look back, to think about what we've accomplished and what lies ahead.

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Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

IMD Business School: A Short Video Series on the Business Model Canvas

Strategyzer Innovation

We've recently teamed up with IMD Business School, ranked as the #1 business school in the world by the Financial Times for the last 7 years, to create and launch something truly unique together in 2020. Tools

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Quick Wins: Data and Case Studies on Delivering Results Fast

Innovation Leader

What role should quick wins play in your innovation or R&D portfolio? That’s the question we set out to answer with a survey and a set of qualitative interviews in our most recent research report

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Winning the Explore and Exploit Game

Innovation Excellence

So we come to the ultimate post on explore and exploit, at least for now. In past posts we’ve looked at the origin of explore and exploit, the emergence of true innovation explorers like Edison, Bell and a host of others.

Pure Barre's President Is Getting the Brand in Top Shape

Entrepreneur - Innovation

The young franchisor has focused on improving operations -- and sales have increased as a result. Innovation Now

Top GovTech Startups


As much as local governments should embody the innovative spirit of a Startup, taking this approach is challenging without hiring such a firm or agency to–at the very least–point them in the right direction

Quick Wins: Data and Case Studies on Delivering Results Fast

Innovation Leader

What role should quick wins play in your innovation or R&D portfolio? That’s the question we set out to answer with a survey and a set of qualitative interviews in our most recent research report

Innovate Faster with Metrics that Matter

Tracking the right metrics is crucial to innovating your products and growing your business. Written by Mixpanel’s Director of Analytics Strategy, Fatih Koca, get the tools, insights, and framework top companies use to define their product metrics.

Culture Lags Strategy


I recently had James Clear, author of Atomic Habits, on my podcast (below) to talk all about — surprise surprise — habit building

How to choose a co-innovation partner


How to choose a co-innovation partner It’s a relationship, not a transaction.

Use Surrogate Goals To Maintain Your Team’s Motivation


When we embark upon a long, audacious journey, such as building an entrepreneurial venture, our over-arching goal might be several years into the future


4 Ways To Source Weaknesses In Your Small Business

The Human Factor

contributed post –. It might be that your business is the gold standard for others to follow, of course. However, even if you do get a lot of things right, there are probably improvements that need to be made within some of your usual business processes. But where do you start?

Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

Join John Storm, President of the BrainStorm Network, to learn how to identify game-changing opportunities within your company and industry, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

5 Steps To Help You Hire the Perfect Candidate

The Human Factor

contributed post – source. After crawling through hundreds of resumes, you’ve finally managed to whittle the long list down to a shortlist of candidates , one of which, you hope, will be your next hire.

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Is Your Marketing Playing Third Wheel To Your Consumers And You?

The Human Factor

contributed post –. It doesn’t seem long ago that marketing was a full-force effort towards creating sales. Back in the days of television and billboards, there was no need for subtlety. In fact, a good ad used to be one that got to the point. Now, though, the marketing infrastructure has changed.

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