Sat.Jan 14, 2023 - Fri.Jan 20, 2023

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Happiness is linked to higher creativity

Idea to Value

Many people have the stereotype of a creative person as someone who is broody, weird and possibly a little depressed. But according to research, the opposite might actually be true. Numerous studies have looked at what sort of mood results in people producing their most creative output.

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The needs of Innovation Coherence

Paul Hobcraft

The needs of Innovation Coherence. Innovation often fails to align with strategic needs. It is a known, well-discussed fact.


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Time Management Tips to Maximize Innovation


Although the average American works 8.8 hours per day, most employees deliver peak productivity just 3 to 4 hours a day. Knowing this, you and your team can experiment with different time management strategies to maximize your peak hours.

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What Will Humans Do In An Artificially Intelligent World?

Digital Tonto

In his story The Library of Babel, Borges describes a library which contains books with all potential word combinations in all possible languages.

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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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Why campfires are the perfect analogy for innovation

Jeffrey Phillips

I grew up in Scouting and really enjoyed my time as a scout. What I think most of us enjoyed the most were the weekend campouts, where we could sleep in tents, roam in the local forest and, best of all, build fires. I've never fully understood why boys are so attracted to fire.

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Your Guide to Fueling Enterprise Innovation in the Transport Industry


For vehicle manufacturers and service providers in the global transport industry right now, innovation isn’t so much optional as existentially vital.

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How to build an open innovation ecosystem


True stability results when presumed order and presumed disorder are balanced. A truly stable system expects the unexpected, is prepared to be disrupted and waits to be transformed. Strategy & Alignment

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Be In The Room


Over the past weeks, several major companies have announced various return-to-office policies. That means a requirement to be in an office some number of days each week.

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What Do You Like to Do?

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Mike Shipulski I like to help people turn complex situations into several important learning objectives. I like to help people turn important learning objectives into tight project plans.

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How Not to Slowdown Progress

Rmukesh Gupta

Leo Szilard, in his book – The voice of the dolphins, and other stories has a short story titled The Mark Gable Foundation.

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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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The Top Five Innovation Skills for Generating New Ideas


Nature or nurture ? The question is as old as the world. A re we born the way we are or are we raised t o become t he people we are today ? The same goes for the traits and skills we use at work.

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Are You Prepared for “the Riskiest Year” in Business?

Innovators Alliance

While I like to start the year on a positive note, I feel compelled to share with you an article on a serious topic: What do you foresee for your company in 2023 in terms of your company’s biggest business risks?

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10 Ways to Rock the Customer Experience In 2023

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Shep Hyken As of today, 2022 is behind us. It was quite a year. Some businesses are still recovering from the impact of the pandemic, and then came employment issues, supply-chain problems and a shaky economy.

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Streets, Roads, Stroads and Leadership Effectiveness

Rmukesh Gupta

I was listening to a podcast episode on 99% Invisible hosted by the inimitable Roman Mars and they were talking about Stroads, which piqued my curiousity. So, today, we will explore this topic but from a leadership lens.

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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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Unlock the Power of the SaaS Business Model


SaaS has been a big buzzword in the business world for a few years, but some businesses have yet to grasp the idea. Imagine your business or startup is behind in the new age of fast and easy tech due to misinformation on the SaaS business model.

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Stay Calm and Press On: 8 Strategies for Handling Pressure Effectively


As the workforce continues to experience heightened levels of stress (whether it be at work, at home, or a combination of both), the ability to effectively handle pressure is key to successful leadership, time management, planning, interpersonal communication, change management, and goal achievement.

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Getting Through Grief Consciously

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Tullio Siragusa Life brings opportunities, happiness, and skyrocketing success when we decide to live it fully and without fear. Along with that, we will face challenging times that will cause us to grieve. Globally, we are all facing a form of grief right now.

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Re-think Your Next Re-org

Moves the Needle

When was the last time you went through a company re-org? Re-orgs seem to be happening more and more regularly, especially with large organizations, and the excuses for them are often tenuous.

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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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13 Goal Setting Templates for Teams: Don’t Fall Behind in 2023

Cascade Strategy

Every year, business leaders and their teams launch dazzling presentations with their goals in the hopes they will finally achieve them this year. Performance Management

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Could Artificial Intelligence Contribute to Open Innovation?


DALL·E 2 , an AI system that creates realistic images and art from a description in natural language.

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Startups Must Be Where Their Customers Are

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Steve Blank “A CEO running a B-to-B startup needs to live in the city where their business is – or else they’ll never scale.” ” I was having breakfast with Erin, an ex-student, just off a red-eye flight from New York.

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Turning Your Innovation Lab into a Center of Excellence

Moves the Needle

Innovation labs have expertise but it’s not invention. They excel at exploration work, and exploration is the solution for how companies should deal with uncertainty.

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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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Are You Living in The Past or The Future?


Some people are fascinated by the past and enjoy reflecting on and learning about everything that has occurred up until the present time (possibly thinking that they will learn from it).

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How to Steer and Monitor Innovation Projects with Portfolio Kanban Boards


From providing a clear overview of ongoing innovation projects to enabling informed decision-making – this article will show you the benefits of Kanban boards in innovation portfolio management and how you can use this powerful tool to streamline innovation initiatives and balance portfolios.

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99.7% of Innovation Processes Miss These 3 Essential Steps

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Robyn Bolton Congratulations! You developed and are using a best-in-class Innovation Process. You start by talking to consumers, studying mega-trends, and scanning the globe for emerging technologies and disruptive offerings.

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Win at Digital Transformation By Connecting Portfolio Management and Value Stream Management 

Planview Blog

No organization in any industry is immune to the necessity of digital transformation to remain competitive. Four out of five CEOs are looking to digital technology investments to counter current economic pressures, including inflation, scarce talent, and supply constraints.

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A Deep Dive Into Supply Chain Strategy: Why Yours Isn't Working

Speaker: Michelle Meyer, Founder and CEO of MatterProviders

Michelle Meyer is here to walk you through the future of supply chain strategy, and why your current approach is probably not working. In this exclusive webinar, she will explore ways to develop and perfect your new supply chain design in this post-pandemic era of economic uncertainty.

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Why The Consumer Tech World Is Too Focused on Electronics

Entrepreneur - Innovation

Companies must strive to develop tech more mindful of the environment and long-term implications. Science & Technology

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IoT-based Predictive Maintenance in Industry 4.0: The Way Forward


With connected equipment and fleets, rising customer demands, and receding room for error, predictive maintenance in industry 4.0 is the future.

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Software Isn’t Going to Eat the World

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Greg Satell In 2011, technology pioneer Marc Andreessen declared that software is eating the world. With lower start-up costs and a vastly expanded market for online services,” he wrote, “the result is a global economy that for the first time will be fully digitally wired — the dream of every cyber-visionary of […]. Change airbnb Amazon platform innovation software

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What is Innovation? Part 1 – The Difference Between Creativity and Innovation

Carla Johnson

Updated January 17, 2023 The many definitions for innovation If you asked 10 different people to define innovation, you’d get 20 different responses. It’s one of those things that seems simple to define and understand but turns complicated when you’re pressed for specifics. It’s no wonder.

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Product Market Fit: A Lesson from Sephora’s Head of Product

Speaker: Sneha Narahalli - VP, Head of Product at Sephora

In this webinar, Sneha Narahalli, Head of Product at Sephora (Digital, Data & MarTech), will give you an iterative method for identifying and developing Product Market Fit.