Fri.Aug 09, 2019

Eight Reasons why Innovation beats Efficiency

Innovation Excellence

If you are running an organization of any kind then making it more efficient is a key priority. It is important to speed up processes, eliminate waste, improve quality, reduce costs and generally please customers. And if you work hard at it you can do all of these things.

26 Ways to generate new revenue for B2C companies

Board of Innovation

Why read this? This blog post will help you to identify sustainable new revenue streams, challenge revenue streams you have already developed and to come up with alternative money-making tactics.

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Do robots really take our work away or just do it for us?

Lead Innovation

The further development of AI and robots has been declared a state goal by the Chinese government. Initial successes, such as in autonomous driving, have already been achieved. As in the Middle Kingdom, all employees ask themselves the question: Will robots and AIs kill my job?

Inspiring Agile Ways of Working: How Design Sprint mindsets help organisations get comfortable with agile ways of working

It’s easy to get stuck in our ways. We’re only human. But if transforming business is the goal, it requires completely new ways of working. Not just for some, but for everyone. So why not take on the challenge together? Transforming mindsets.

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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.

Innovative Ways of Preventing Harassment in the Workplace


Preventing harassment in the workplace isn’t a new problem, but it’s becoming something we discuss more often and more openly. Harassment can lead to distress, mental health issues and other overwhelming feelings—and on top of all that, it’s illegal.

Designing a culture of innovation: The behaviours of successful innovators and 4 symptoms of a dysfunctional team

If you’re looking at other brands, watching them bring new innovations to market, inspired by their creativity, and wondering “how do I make this happen in my company?” – here’s what you need to know: businesses that nail innovation don’t do so by chance.

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How to boost Marketing strategies from data mining


This model enables a better development of marketing strategies in the information age: what we call Market Mining is the combination of these techniques.

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Why Digital Marketing Is The Way Forward For Your Business

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. When it comes to marketing, it seems that digital marketing is the best way to go at the moment. Developing a solid digital marketing plan and campaign will enable you to keep up with your competitors and potentially target new potential customers.

#1,538 – The Reon Pocket

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

When I used to live in New York City I would always run after work to try and make the 5:20 train to my home on Long Island. Not figuratively run.

The Power Of Organisation In A Warehouse

The Human Factor

Contributed post – Organisation and warehouse are not something that you commonly hear in the same sentence. It’s so easy for a warehouse to become seriously disorganised, especially if there is an influx of interest in the company.

11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Culture into a Culture of Innovation

Learn the 11 proven strategies that you can implement quickly to get every employee innovating and contributing to the growth of your company.

The Zero-Tolerance Consumer

Beyond the Obvious

The designers and engineers who work at HP face many challenges in getting their ideas signed off on. It’s a long process from an idea to a finished prototype. Before any product can hit the market, it faces one final test. I take the prototype home, give it to my wife, and say, “Tell me […].

4 Ways To Improve Your Productivity At Work

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. There are only so many hours in the day, and with your to-do list growing you’re going to have to find a way to get more things done in order to keep up. Being more productive may not be as difficult as you think and simply involves making calculated decisions.

Case Study: Improving Productivity through IIoT Technology


CASE STUDY – IoT Services. Improving Productivity through IIoT Technology. by Taivara , Technology Innovation. Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods. A company that produced and distributed beverages had a problem with their dunnage.

Clarifying Information Priorities to Make Better Decisions

Michael Roberto

Source: flickr Former Army Colonel Robert Hughes, now a professor at the Kellogg School, has some great advice for leaders facing tough decisions. In a feature for Kellogg Insight, h e argues that you have to identify and clarify your information priorities.

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5 Product Traps - And Better Paths

Speaker: Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Is your agile team overloaded with feature requests, with no time for discovery? Do your roadmaps read like impossible wish lists? Well, you’re not alone. It may seem impossible now, but what if we said that with a few changes, you could be meeting deadlines with the ability to predict progress with accuracy, be happy with your progress against the roadmap, and be making time for near-continuous discovery? Johanna Rothman has seen this all too often across many different organizations. She will take us through five common traps that agile product teams fall into – and likely you are in several of those traps right now. And good news - she has ways to avoid them!

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Idea Champions