Tue.Apr 09, 2019

Design Thinking & the Uncertain Future VUCA

The Future Shapers

Competition is increasing, and there is a greater chance of differentiation, as long as it is quickly acted upon to identify the opportunities offered by changes each day. We are facing the uncertain, and every day we are more exposed to new and complete challenges. The term VUCA originated with the War College of the United States Army to describe the conditions resulting from the Cold War.

Change the Point of Attack – Insights from Nelson

Destination Innovation

On October 21 1805, the French and Spanish fleets, consisting of 33 ships under the command of Admiral Villeneuve, were intercepted by a British fleet of 27 vessels under Admiral Nelson, off the coast of Cadiz in Spain.

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What Happens in Melbourne Doesn’t Stay in Melbourne!

IdeaScale

Your intrapreneurs are just a desk away.

Fail it. Nail it. Scale it. Sale it

Innovation Excellence

Q: What are the three most common questions doctors, scientists and engineers ask about their new ideas, inventions and discoveries? A: What do I do next ? How to I find money? How do I scale my business? The answers are to 1)set up and fail at conducting the right business model and experiment to.

The 7 Habits of Highly Innovative Organizations

While a sustainable standardized method of innovation still eludes most organizations - having this in your toolbox is a game changer! Discover the 7 essential habits for enabling companies to systemize and establish innovation as a core competency.

5 Things I Wish My COO Knew (and told me!) About Our Supply Chain

MSSBTI

Operating in a Global Economy is not for the weak. Organizations need to be fit. Fit for the sprints. Fit for the marathons. Fit for the heavy lifting that comes with a perfectly primed pipeline of raw materials from strategic sources, WIP between plants and finished goods ready for customer demand.

The Travel & Hospitality Industry is Being Disrupted – Again

Innovation Excellence

Airbnb disrupted hotels. Now big travel and hospitality companies are going after the next disruptive innovation themselves before getting blindsided yet again. If you’ve followed my Inc.com column, you know I work with both big companies and start-ups around the world. My research, consulting and speaking give me a glimpse into the fledgling trends and upstarts that will one day. Innovation Strategy tourism travel

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How to Improve Your Manufacturing Process

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. If you would like to make the most out of your business, it is important that you focus on making improvements every day. The manufacturing industry is highly competitive, and every company is aiming to reduce waste and cut costs without compromising the quality.

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Surveys Don’t Cut It. Why You Need To Talk To Your Customers

Econic

Drake Stimson couldn’t believe what he was witnessing. Here he was in the house of a lady with nine cats, where the odor was so bad that he could hardly breathe, yet she was completely oblivious to the pungent combination of urine, feces, and hairballs.

Here’s How You Maximize Customer Engagement

The Human Factor

Contributed post –. The people who use your company and purchase your products or services are incredibly important to your business. If it weren’t for them, there’d be no way you could turn over a profit at all and you might even have to stop trading.

The Major Consequences of Australia’s New Social Media Laws | Collective Campus

Collectivecamp

In the wake of the Christchurch shootings and the disturbing video that made the rounds on social media afterward, Australia’s Government expeditiously passed new legislation that puts the onus on tech companies to remove violent material from their platforms or face criminal charges

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Innovation: Five Signs You Might Be Faking It

Every company wants to be a leader in innovation, but how can you tell if your company is really innovating or just going through the motions? See the 5 signs you might be faking innovation and what to do if you are.

Qmarkets forms Strategic Partnership with Multinational Digital Services Company

Qmarkets

RocketSource will include Qmarkets software as a recommended resource within their LevelNext MasterClass – a premium innovation and transformation workshop for forward-thinking organizations.

Best Practices for Driving Digital Transformation & More

AureaWorks

As we continue to get the word out about the Jive Interactive Intranet, we wanted to share some media coverage that might be of interest.

Qmarkets forms Strategic Partnership with Multinational Digital Services Company

Qmarkets

RocketSource will include Qmarkets software as a recommended resource within their LevelNext MasterClass – a premium innovation and transformation workshop for forward-thinking organizations.