Tue.Feb 12, 2019

The art and science of communicating complex ideas

The Future Shapers

This article is based on a talk I gave at Bristech in December 2018: ‘ Talking Tech: the Art and Science of Communicating Complex Ideas ’. By all accounts F.E. Smith, a famous 19th century barrister and then Lord Chancellor, was a bit of a character.

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Business Case for Patient and Doctor Experience Innovation

Innovation Excellence

There are three basic ways to establish or TEE up a competitive advantage: Technological excellence, Execution/operational excellence and customer Experience excellence e.g speed, convenience, service and high touch. You must dominate on one, but be equally competitive on the others.

Information Systems Management: What Is It?

InnovationManagement

What is information management when compared to computer science? The real difference is in application. While computer scientists are focused on science, mathematics, and a technical approach to computing, information systems is more focused on individual and organizational development. This typically involves using the programming created by computer scientists. Enabling Factors

6 Creative Event Management Companies in London

Rocketspace

A corporate event is a great way to engage employees, clients, and other key business stakeholders. From lavish receptions and galas to away-days and networking events, a great corporate event requires. Startup Services

The 5 Competencies of Highly Innovative Organizations

Speaker: Dr. Ankush Chopra, Professor of Strategy, School of Management Fribourg

Professor Ankush Chopra studied over 100 companies in North America and Europe to seek answers to the above questions. He found that companies across the world use the same set of competencies to become successful innovators. In this webinar, he shows how you can use these insights to develop and lead an innovative organization.

The Myth of the First-Mover Advantage: Why to be Smarter, Not Faster

New Market Advisors

Companies today worry too much about being fast. They want to fail quickly, pivot, and be first to market with their new idea. They want to make sure that they’re in front of customers before their competitors. It makes sense.

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Startups Platform Grow at Bosch: 3 Paths to Transition an Idea into an Innovation Project

Innovation Excellence

Peter Guse joined Bosch’s Research and Advance Engineering Sector as Innovation Manager in 2009. He co-developed the concept of the Bosch Start-up Platform, Grow, that he heads as founding CEO since 2013.

What it Takes to Achieve Operational Excellence

Kainexus

No executive in the world would turn down operational excellence if you handed it to them on a platter even if they don’t exactly know what it is. It just sounds like something awesome. But operational excellence isn’t like an hors d'oeuvre you can pluck off a tray.

1 Definition of Innovation & 4 Strategies to Achieve It

BrainZooming

What is your definition of innovation? An article in The Wall Street Journal about food companies innovating to raise prices features this definition of innovation from Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen: “Creating something I didn’t know I needed is innovation.”.

6 Takeaways from the 2018 Global Innovation Index Report

Innocentive

Every year, the Global Innovation Index (GII) is published by Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

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.

Get More Done – Interrupt Your Interruptions

The Human Factor

If you’re feeling the need for more peace and quiet these days, you’re not alone. One of the latest trends sweeping the business world is the “pod” – a small, free-standing soundproof space that can comfortably hold one or two people.

#1,461 – Solgami

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

I want to protect the environment by making eco-friendly choices but there’s only so much that I can do. As an apartment dweller I can’t even install solar panels despite the fact that I live in the middle of the Arizona desert.

How Does Narcissism Affect Team Performance?

Michael Roberto

Source: Wikipedia Emily Grijalva, Timothy D. Maynes, Katie L. Badura, and Steven W. Whiting have published a new research article titled, "Examining the “I” in team: A longitudinal investigation of the influence of team narcissism composition on team outcomes in the NBA." Narcissism in the NBA?

#1,462 – Pickle Bouquets

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Need a gift idea for Valentine’s Day?! Then you might want to consider getting your loved one some pickles. After all, one can never go wrong with a pickle. But, I’m not just talking about a regular old jar of pickles. No, that would be lame. Rather, I’m talking about getting your significant other someone more traditional. Something more in the spirit of the holiday. Such as a bouquet. Albeit one made of pickles instead of roses. That’s right.

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.

Xinova launches new online capital marketplace to fund innovation projects

Xinova

Xinova launches new online capital marketplace to fund innovation projects By TAYLOR SOPER Xinova has teamed up with Asymmetric Return Capital to create an online capital marketplace- Arcnet. This global capital market will empower individuals and allow investors to invest in innovation projects no matter where they are. It will both service the type of innovation […]. The post Xinova launches new online capital marketplace to fund innovation projects appeared first on Xinova.

Arcnet: a next-gen blockchain infrastructure for investment

Xinova

Arcnet: a next-gen blockchain infrastructure for investment By Charles Brett It is inevitable that the old financial networks, predicated on physical exchanges, will be replaced by an online platform where ideas can openly compete for capital.” ” -Bryan Wisk, Co-Founder of Arcnet and CIO of Arc. Read full article.

New investment platform aims to breakdown barriers to capital for innovators

Xinova

New investment platform aims to breakdown barriers to capital for innovators By Richard Lloyd One of the things we had identied was that there is a real problem around private nancing in innovation. Arcnet is the mechanism for us to bring capital into innovation projects using distributed ledger technology.” ” Brad Roberts, Xinova Global Head of […].

Xinova launches new online capital marketplace to fund innovation projects

Xinova

Xinova launches new online capital marketplace to fund innovation projects By TAYLOR SOPER Xinova has teamed up with Asymmetric Return Capital to create an online capital marketplace- Arcnet. This global capital market will empower individuals and allow investors to invest in innovation projects no matter where they are. It will both service the type of innovation […]. News arc arcnet Brad Roberts capital marketplace geek wire innovation projects online capital market taylor soper xinova

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!