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Innovation Has No Experts


Innovation is the opposite of what people think it is ; it’s messy and there’s nothing glamorous about it. Anyone who’s been in the trenches will tell you that they don’t really know what’s going to happen.

Supply chain sustainability in real estate

Norbert Bol

Last week the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) published their report on the State of Supply Chain Sustainability 2021. It is this report MIT explores how supply chain sustainability is being implemented in global supply chains.


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Global Startup Hubs Where Innovation is Thriving

These hubs create a vibrant ecosystem for startup founders. Entrepreneurs

A rising tide raises all ships

Idea to Value

What is the point in sharing your idea with the world, if other people are just going to copy it anyway? Whether it is your idea or an innovation, you might be scared that once it is out there, someone else will take it and you will be left with nothing. However, that is not how innovation works.

Bridging the Online and Offline: How to Apply Product Thinking to Expanding Your eCommerce Business

Speaker: John Cutler, Product Evangelist and Coach at Amplitude

In a post-COVID world, online retailers are forced to reevaluate their position and address the challenge of adopting new customer experiences. Even brick and mortar businesses are integrating more digital approaches to CX -- testing out loyalty programs and subscription-based models. Join John Cutler, Product Evangelist and Coach at Amplitude, for this enlightening discussion on the current state of the ecommerce landscape.

Why Is Innovation Vital for Your Organization and What Innovation Services Are Available to Help?


Innovation is essential for all organizations. Whether you work in government or the private sector, constant change is vital to what you do. The corporate innovation landscape is always evolving. Business leaders continually search for more creative ways of conducting business.

How DNS Security Can Prevent Up To 33% of Breaches

Business and Tech

The National Security Agency and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency recently issued guidance on protective Domain Name System (DNS), a clear sign that edge-layer protection and DNS security are becoming a high priority for modern businesses.

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The Zero Risk bias

Idea to Value

What would you prefer: Partially cleaning up two nuclear waste sites, saving 50 lives in the first and 40 in the second every year. With the same amount of effort, completely cleaning up one of the two sites, saving 70 lives a year.

IM Award Lessons: Improving Employee Experience Through Innovation


Every year, IdeaScale hosts the Innovation Management Awards to award organizations who have demonstrated a level of sophistication in their innovation strategy that has had a measurable impact on their business.

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DNS Layer Security Can Give Businesses A 33% Boost in Cybersecurity Protection

Business and Tech

The National Security Agency and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency recently issued guidance on protective Domain Name System (DNS), a clear sign that edge-layer protection and DNS security are becoming a high priority for modern businesses.

Why Everyone Should Be Using IdeaSpies


I stumbled across IdeaSpies not too long ago, although I didn't fully appreciate what the ethos was for Idea Spies& (Feed generated with FetchRSS


A Recruiter’s Guide To Hiring In 2021

With vaccination rates rising, consumers spending more money, and people returning to offices, the job market is going through a period of unprecedented adjustment. As the New York Times observed, “It’s a weird moment for the American economy.” And recruiting professionals are caught in the middle. To make the most of this disruption, you need to understand the economic drivers, develop a strong strategy for unearthing valuable talent, and use the latest tech tools to get the job done. Read this guide to get your recruiting practice ready to thrive in the new normal.

Podcast S6E127: Elvin Turner – Be Less Zombie

Idea to Value

In this episode of the Idea to Value podcast, previously LIVE on Linkedin, we speak with Elvin Turner, author of “ Be Less Zombie “ Topics covered in this episode: 00:02:15 – What it means to be less zombie.

The appropriate innovation speed: slow, then fast

Jeffrey Phillips

As a writer, you are at risk of "jumping the shark" when you start quoting your own material. However, I could not help going back into my archives to dredge up a post I wrote almost ten years ago, which was entitled Innovation Fast and Slow.

A Penny Saved: Taking Charge of Your Finances with the “Bachelorette’s” Jason Tartick

Business and Tech

Former corporate banker and “Bachelorette” contestant Jason Tartick teaches millennials how to manage student debt and invest in their future. Can you give us a little background about your life as a corporate banker?

Create the Right Conditions for your Innovation Team to be Successful


As part of our “What makes a good innovation coach?” webinar , Aya Caldwell (Executive Director for Digital Product at Novartis) shared with us three areas of focus she's constantly working on with her teams to create the right conditions for innovation success. Innovation Culture

Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

This Macbook charger shows how technology has grown exponentially

Idea to Value

If you were to open up an Apple MacBook’s power charger, inside you will find a microchip which is faster than the CPU powering the entire first Apple Mac computer. Let that sink in for a moment.

Three vital factors for innovation success

Jeffrey Phillips

I've been thinking a lot about how innovation, both how it is done, and who does it, has changed. Going back into history, innovators were the rare people (Newton as an example) who had time and talent to innovate.

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Why “Buy Now, Pay Later” Is the New Normal

Business and Tech

How a “buy now, pay-later” platform can lead to more business — and more repeat business. One of the biggest changes in the rapidly changing world of commerce is the rise of “buy now, pay-over-time” platforms.

There’s Value In Everybody


You know what’s cool? Being a better human. How many of us wake up everyday aiming to make somebody’s life better? Ernie Johnson, co-host of Inside the NBA on TNT, was invited to speak to the University of Alabamo Football team about exactly this question.

Post-Pandemic eCommerce Growth: Leverage Product Data, Market Research & Shopping Trends

Speaker: Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence

This session will dive into how organizations can still leverage historical customer and product data but need to also think about how to augment development of strategies with marketing research and other shopper signals to efficient drive e-Commerce growth. Join Phil Irvine, VP & Director of Audience Intelligence, for this in-depth discussion of the current e-commerce landscape. Whether concerned about data privacy and data management, or curious about how businesses can rethink approaches to designing shopping experiences, the answers are here.

Goodhart’s Law: When a target becomes its own enemy

Idea to Value

Have you ever heard of someone trying to “game the system”? This refers to the process whereby it is clear what the targets for success are, and an individual, group or company does just enough to qualify for meeting those specific criteria.

Werkstudent*in IT-Services (m/w/d)


Werde Teil des Teams! Werkstudent*in IT-Services (m/w/d). JETZT BEWERBEN. Start. Ab sofort. Anstellung. geringfügig. Sprachniveau. C1 Deutschniveau. Über uns.

Omnichannel is the Future of Payments — Here’s How to Get Started

Business and Tech

From physical storefronts to social media posts, selling across multiple channels — and making that experience seamless — can help your business show up exactly where your customers are.

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Gamify your product or service to drive user engagement

Inspiring Next

Many ideas fail in the marketplace, even if they come from leading innovators such as Google or Amazon. Consider using the market insight to ideate for everything around customer experience – packaging, delivery, pricing, support, and now gamification.

Going to Market Smarter in the New Economy

In 2021, as companies continue to move more functions online, employees will take a more virtual -- and flexible -- mindset and lifestyle in parallel to the digitization of businesses. To succeed, you must change the way you conceive and build new products as a digital business. Download the report today to discover more!

Psychology skills for leaders navigating through the waves of the corona crisis

The Future Shapers

Initially, crisis responses tend to be constructive and is characterised by decisiveness, effectiveness and maturity. People tend to switch into emergency mode and become laser-focused on the immediate situation.

Praktikum Sales & Business Development (m/w/d) at the Boutique Tours


Werde Teil des Teams! Praktikum Sales & Business Development (m/w/d). JETZT BEWERBEN. Südtirol (Büros in Bozen, Prags oder im Homeoffice). Start. Ab September 2021. Dauer. 3-6 Monate (Möglichkeit der Übernahme). Sprachniveau. C1 Deutschniveau. Über the Boutique Tours.

Rethinking Innovation Investment: Where CFOs Should Start


This article was originally published on Strategic CFO 360 , a Chief Executive Group community. For CFOs, one of the murkiest decisions on a quarterly—and yearly—basis is what they plan to do about their organization’s innovation investments.

Bringing Blockchain into Real Life: Practical Applications for Disruptive Technology

Daniel Burrus

Just like the Bitcoin boom of late 2017, Dogecoin, Ethereum, and other forms of cryptocurrency are starting to gain constant notoriety in the media.

The Forrester Wave™: B2B Marketing Data Providers, Q2 2021

In our 24-criterion evaluation of B2B marketing data providers, we identified the 11 most significant vendors — Data Axle, Dun & Bradstreet, Enlyft, Global Database, InsideView, Leadspace, Oracle, SMARTe, Spiceworks Ziff Davis, TechTarget, and ZoomInfo Technologies — and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report shows how each provider measures up and helps B2B marketing professionals select the right one for their needs.

Freeing your data up to support the employee journey

The Future Shapers

In this blog post, I look at data silos, how they emerged and the problems they can cause within an organisation. . I consider this challenge through the lens of payroll data, but the issues and insights are equally applicable for other business services data. Looking in the rear-view mirror.

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Want Your Organization to Grow? Rotate Employees’ Roles

Tullio Siragusa

Want Your Organization to Grow? Rotate Employees’ Roles. The activity of rotating employees’ jobs in an organization is known as job rotation. These rotations are mostly lateral, which means they occur between jobs on the same level and are not considered promotions. . They are also frequently temporary, with employees returning to their previous jobs after a set period. Starting a new job is exciting and can be demanding. A new job reduces monotony and promotes motivation.

Four Traits Your Next CEO Must Have For Your Organization to Thrive


Want to ensure your organization will thrive over the long run?

At the Heart of Successful Digital Transformations are Humans and Data

Innovation Excellence

Digital transformation has become an overused buzzword. When most people speak about digital transformation, they are really speaking about digitization, digitalization, or digital strategy. They are all very different and none of them are digital transformation.

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4 AI Hacks to Make Sales Teams More Efficient

Over the last two years, there’s been a 76 percent increase in AI adoption across sales organizations. For sales teams, AI opens up a world of new possibilities, including automating outreach, identifying best-fit buyers, and keeping CRMs flush with fresh data. Read on to learn the four AI hacks sales teams need to improve their performance. Download the eBook today!