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Forbidden Truth About Innovation

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Robyn Bolton If you heard it once, you heard it a thousand times: Big companies can’t innovate We need to innovate before we get too big and slow Startups are innovative. Big companies are dinosaurs. They can’t innovate.

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What is the best way to become more effective at work?

Kainexus

The internet is full of blog posts with productivity tips and advice about how to work smarter, not harder. There’s a lot of useful information about the best way to work, but we think it is important to keep in mind that the foundation for all of it is something called standard work.

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Leveraging Reverse Innovation to Take Your Organization Global

IdeaScale

Outshining the competition and generating disruptive ideation are worthy objectives, but they shouldn’t be your only objectives. If you plan to take your products global or expand your global reach, reverse innovation must be a priority.

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Were we all upside down in 2022?

Paul Hobcraft

Image adapted from Imaginary Forces for this post. What an utterly strange year, 2022 has been. we have been confronted, reflective and seemingly having to “kick start” our lives again after the challenges of living through the impacts of a global pandemic.

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Roadmap Personas: The Best Way to Set Expectations for Teams, Clients, and Leadership

Speaker: Johanna Rothman - Management Consultant, Rothman Consulting Group

Join Johanna Rothman as she discusses developing persona-specific roadmaps and the reasons why sometimes less is more.

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Will you shape innovation, or will it shape you?

Jeffrey Phillips

There's a famous quote about tools we use, which says that we first shape our tools, and then they shape us. Meaning, I think, that we are natural creators, meant to solve problems, to create new things.

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Controlling What You Can: Owning Your Personal and Professional Growth

CMOE

Many things can feel outside of our control or reach. For instance, a person can ask for a raise or promotion, but whether they receive the advancement is not a decision they directly get to make and is ultimately beyond their control.

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Virtual Dining Concepts CEO Stephanie Sollers on the Creator Economy

Entrepreneur - Innovation

Interview with CEO of Virtual Dining Concepts Stephanie Sollers about branding and marketing in the creator economy, the importance of storytelling, and working with Mr. Beast, Faze Clan, and other icons. Leadership

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Maximizing PMO Value During Times of Economic Uncertainty

Planview Blog

The right focus, the right results. PMOs must be business focused; you have probably heard that, or something similar, in recent years. But what does that really mean? And how does this impact the focus of your business having to adapt and change to shifting environments?

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Top Posts of 2022

Digital Tonto

At the beginning of this year, I wrote that the theme for 2022 would be Surviving Change and I think that’s been borne out. We’ve had so many shocks to the system that all of the happy talk about disruption has become not only juvenile and naive, but downright irresponsible.

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The need for Transformational Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

The need for transformational innovation. Transformational innovation is increasingly needed to cope with the change needed in many organizations to find a new or repositioned value proposition. Transformational innovation is one of the hardest, if not the hardest, to achieve.

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Designing For Engagement: Revive Your L&D Strategy with Gamification, VR, and More

Speaker: Stephen Baer - Chief Creative Officer, ELB Learning & Luke Talbot - Chief Product Officer, Userlane

In this fireside chat, leading L&D experts Stephen Baer & Luke Talbot will discuss the exciting technological advancements in eLearning and how you can choose and implement the right technology for your company.

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Happy Holidays from Nick Skillicorn and Improvides

Idea to Value

Hi everyone, With the end of the year and Christmas nearly here, I just wanted to say a big thank you being being part of my community. I am so happy you are here and look forward to providing even more value to you and your teams in 2023.

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What is Lean Process Management?

Kainexus

Lean process management is one of the most widespread methods of bringing structure to an organization's continuous improvement efforts.

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Problems vs. Solutions vs. Complaints

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Mike Shipulski If you see a problem, tell someone. But, also, tell them how you’d like to improve things. Once you see a problem, you have an obligation to seek a solution. Complaining is telling someone they have a problem but stopping short of offering solutions.

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Exploring High-Growth Opportunities in Software Engineering

Tullio Siragusa

Exploring High-Growth Opportunities in Software Engineering The software industry is a mature and vast market with a high demand for software engineers. it’s expected to continue to grow in the coming years with the increasing adoption of new technologies such as cloud computing, AI, and blockchain.

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The L&D Strategy Roundtable

Speaker: Cara North - Learning & Development Consultant, Speaker, & Researcher | Maggie Quigley - Senior Account Executive for US Market Userlane

In this webinar, L&D professionals Cara North and Maggie Quigley will discuss the various factors that affect training and how you can stretch your budget to create an effective L&D program.

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What Makes an Idea Great? These 3 Key Elements Are the Answer

Entrepreneur - Innovation

Great ideas rule the world, but what exactly constitutes a great idea? These three things will tell you. Leadership

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What is Cause Analysis? Definition, Benefits, and Tools

Kainexus

While this article will focus on finding and resolving the root causes of business problems, cause analysis is something we apply to common problems in all areas of life. For example, if your car doesn’t start, you have a few options.

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What the Current Round of Layoffs Tells Us

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Geoffrey A. Moore When layoffs hit one or two companies, you might blame it on management, but when they hit market leader after market leader, you know something structural is afoot. The important thing then is to extract the signal from all the noise. Here is my cut at it.

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Learning Experience Design (Top Questions and Answers about LXD)

InnovationTraining.org

These are some of the top questions people have about learning experience design (LXD). Read on for the answer summaries for each frequent asked question about designing learning experiences. What is learning experience design and why is it important?

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Discover the Secrets to Creating More Meaningful Training Experiences

Speaker: David Kelly - CEO The Learning Guild & Luke Talbot - Chief Product Officer at Userlane

During this webinar, you will learn how to streamline your software training, boost ROI for your systems, and increase employee productivity.

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How This New and Innovative Technology Is Disrupting the Real Estate Industry

Entrepreneur - Innovation

Here's a breakdown of the latest technology that has significantly changed the real estate industry over the last few decades — and for the benefit of all involved. Real Estate

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Conversations With An AI: Yes, I consider myself human.

helloFUTURE

What do you think will happen next year? It‘s impossible to predict the future, but we can expect continued uncertainty and change. We can also expect to see a continuation of many of the trends we already see, such as the growth of technology and remote working.

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4 Key Aspects of Robots Taking Our Jobs

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Greg Satell A 2019 study by the Brookings Institution found that over 61% of jobs will be affected by automation. That comes on the heels of a 2017 report from the McKinsey Global Institute that found that 51% of total working hours and $2.7

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Brunner Metaverse Predictions for 2023

Brunner

Well-versed in the topic or not, it is not a secret that the metaverse is quickly becoming a reality. Many see the opportunity to create a digital space individualized for users with endless capabilities. Whether it is through gaming or social platforms, this is a new way for humans to interact.

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7 Ways to Supercharge Your ABM Strategy with Real-Time Intent

Streaming real-time intent is a homerun for marketing and sales’ account-based marketing (ABM) strategies. With real-time buyer insights, you can be first-in-line to provide solutions and lead better, hyper-personalized conversations.

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Dubai's TECOM Group Starts Work On Its Innovation Hub Phase 2, Set To Be Completed By 2024

Entrepreneur - Innovation

To be completed by 2024, the Innovation Hub Phase 2 will provide more than 355,000 square feet of gross leasable area. Technology

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Creating effective KPI’s for 2023

Moves the Needle

We’re coming to the end of 2022 and ’tis the season to evaluate 2022’s performance and plan for 2023 targets. Despite ongoing challenges in the economic and business environment, I’ve heard from many people that they had aggressive metrics for themselves and their teams this year and expect the same in the new year. Meanwhile, morale is down, burnout and the “big quit” continue on. Hitting targets has become more difficult and yet leaders tend to simply push harder.

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FOUR DAYS LEFT – Nominate Now – Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2022

Innovation Excellence

Human-Centered Change and Innovation loves making innovation insights accessible for the greater good, because we truly believe that the better our organizations get at delivering value to their stakeholders the less waste of natural resources and human resources there will be. As a result, we are eternally grateful to all of you out there who […].

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Digital Twins in the Oil & Gas Industry

Acuvate

The asset and operations-intensive nature of the oil and gas (O&G) industry demands continuous and vigilant equipment monitoring, management, and maintenance.

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Digitizing Logistics: Harness the Power of Data in 4 Steps

Entering a new demand gen position in a volatile market is nerve-wracking. In demand generation, data is essential for knowing who you should target and how. In this eBook, you’ll learn how to identify and target your ideal prospects using different types of data.

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What Keeps People From Hitting Their Goals

Carla Johnson

December 20, 2022 I’ve had goals since I was in third grade and wanted to run faster than Dee Maxon at recess. But I had no clue how to do it. I’ve had hundreds of goals since third grade, and I’m probably at about a 50% success rate – but my success rate is getting better fast. Here’s the one.

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The Right Connections to Make in Your Job Search

Michael Roberto

Source: www.reliantsproject.com/ Imagine that you are searching for a new job, and you are leveraging LinkedIn as a resource in your search. You are trying to make the right connections to facilitate the process. What types of connections are most useful?

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Eight Good Books I Read in 2022

Michael Roberto

As I look back on the past year, I wanted to recommend eight interesting books that I read in 2022. books leadership