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7 Signs of Team Disconnect


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Leveraging Opposition to Drive Change Forward

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Greg Satell Clearly, we live in a time of great flux. First, #MeToo, then Covid-19 and now a new racial consciousness in the wake of the murder of George Floyd. The most important task for leaders over the coming years will be to guide their organizations through change.

Potemkin villages and faking innovation

Idea to Value

Sometimes, innovation teams will attempt to show fake success in order to hide their real struggles. Have you ever heard of a Potemkin village?

Using New Trends to Revive Your eLearning Strategy

Speaker: Stephen Baer - Chief Creative Officer, ELB Learning

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

Building out our innovation ecosystem in design and thinking

Paul Hobcraft

Finding the new building blocks of innovation ecosystem design and thinking. Why change our thinking and designing around innovation ecosystems?“.

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Schwerpunkt: The Killer Strategic Concept You’ve Never Heard Of (But Really Need To Know!)

Digital Tonto

The biggest strategic mistake you can make is to try and win everywhere at once. To win, you need to prevail in the decisive battles, not the irrelevant skirmishes. That, in essence, is the principle of Schwerpunkt—to identify a focal point where you can direct your resources and efforts.

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How to Keep Innovating In an Economic Downturn


As we seem to be living in a constant economic downturn, leaders find themselves between a rock and a hard place, trying to reduce costs and foster growth at the same time.

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What’s Next – The Only Way Forward is Through

Innovation Excellence

by Braden Kelley The world needs you. The United States needs you. Your family needs you. Both your heart and your mind are needed to work on potentially the greatest innovation challenge ever put forward. What is it? We must find a solution to the division and lack of meaning that has become the American […]. Innovation Psychology Social Media family global warming human behavior humanity politics

How Important Are Face-to-Face Interactions for Innovation?

Michael Roberto

Source: Much has been written about the impact of remote work on collaboration and innovation in the workplace. Yet, few rigorous studies have attempted to document the actual impact on innovation. Now comes a fascinating new paper from David Atkin , M. Keith Chen & Anton Popov.

Sustainable Practices Start From the Ground Up

Business and Tech

We talked to Blue Diamond Grower’s director of sustainability about how (and why) more businesses should pursue green initiatives. Dan Sonke Director of Sustainability, Blue Diamond Growers. Why is it important for businesses to adopt more sustainable practices?

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The 2023 Supply Chain Crystal Ball: Challenges and Solutions

Speaker: Olivia Montgomery, Associate Principal Supply Chain Analyst

Curious to know how your peers are navigating ongoing disruption? In this webinar, you’ll gain actionable insights from Olivia Montgomery as she walks us through Capterra’s extensive research on how businesses - notably small and midsize businesses - are addressing supply chain challenges in 2023.

Private: The Key Drivers of Organizational Innovation


Innovation has become a buzzword that’s associated with a variety of misconceptions. One of which is that innovation is a personality type. Without a doubt, some innovators are high-energy extroverts. However, most disrupters and innovators are everyday team members.

This is How You Destroy Creativity and Innovation in Your Organization


Want to kill creativity and innovation in your organization? Most organizations are creativity and innovation inept, and it’s mostly out of their own doing. Why and how? As organizations become successful, their approaches are reinforced and they become even more resistant to change.

The Reasons Physicians are Losing the Branding Wars

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Arlen Meyers, M.D. Maybe the last time you walked into a retail-based clinic, you did not see an MD. Maybe the same thing happened at your hospital outpatient clinic or an urgent care center.

Saving Money While Saving the Planet

Business and Tech

Capstone Green Energy helps organizations save money and reduce their carbon footprints by strategizing and executing more sustainable energy solutions. Capstone president and CEO Darren Jamison offered his insights into why going green is good for business.

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New Ways to Reach, Influence, and Close More Deals with Intent Data

Speaker: Ardath Albee, B2B Marketing Strategist and CEO of Marketing Interactions

Acting on intent data when applied to buyer context can be a game-changer for gaining attention by increasing relevance, which drives purposeful engagement toward purchase. But all intent data is not the same. In this webinar, learn the difference between interest and intent, and the best ways to use the right data.

What is Lean Project Management? Principles & Benefits


Lean project management is the application of Lean manufacturing principles to the discipline of project management. While most of the ideas germinated at Toyota in the 1940s, they have widespread utility across every industry and for organizations of any size.


What makes an idea artistic?


I am curious, so I am always interested in the new & different – ideas to float by in one way or other, places I go, people (Feed generated with FetchRSS


Three Ways Technology Improves the Retail Customer Experience

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Shep Hyken E-commerce hasn’t killed retail—it’s just transformed it. For years we’ve been hearing that retail is dead, and the rash of store closures in cities across the country would seem to confirm the trend.

A Q&A With the American Sustainable Business Network

Business and Tech

The American Sustainable Business Network is committed to promoting sustainable and equitable business practices. Jeffrey Hollender CEO and Co-Founder, American Sustainable Business Network. What are the ASBN’s three policy areas and how do they affect business?

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.

Policy Deployment: Examples, Techniques, and Tools


Moving an organization toward its long-term strategic objectives while maintaining and improving day-to-day operations requires thoughtful planning and attention to organizational alignment.

The fastest way to see results from strategy execution is here

Cascade Strategy

A whole new Cascade experience: Our most significant upgrade ever to your strategy execution platform. You can not overtake 15 cars in sunny weather. but you can when it's raining” – Ayrton Senna. And well if you’ve been observing, the weather has lately been anything but sunny.

How to find new opportunities within your business | Ep 05

Moves the Needle

In this episode, we’re discussing opportunity discovery and what it means to find new opportunities within your organization. The post How to find new opportunities within your business | Ep 05 appeared first on Moves the Needle. Disruption Proof Podcasts

Why Paper Recycling Is a Success

Business and Tech

What makes paper recycling a success? American Forest & Paper Association’s Heidi Brock explains. Investing in and improving paper recycling has been among our industry goals for decades. We first set goals to improve paper recycling in the 1990s.

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.

Employee Engagement

Innovation 360 Group

November 30th at 9 am ET, Online. The post Employee Engagement appeared first on Innovation360. 2022 Events Client Event Webinars

There ain’t no party like the Strategy Palooza’22

Cascade Strategy

We celebrated big, bold customer visions with 2,500+ registered and unveiled a huge surprise that was a year in the making. Boy, what a day it was! Cascade News

Does The Past Still Exist?


In The Langoliers by Stephen King, a plane flies through a strange wave of light and ends up landing at a deserted airport. Suddenly, strange creatures start consuming everything, including the ground.

How Businesses Can Plan and Execute Climate Strategies

Business and Tech

The need to drive climate action is more important than ever. That’s the message as Climate Week NYC, the biggest global climate event of its kind, concludes.

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.

Growth Mindset

Innovation 360 Group

October 25th at 9 am ET, Online. The post Growth Mindset appeared first on Innovation360. 2022 Events Client Event Webinars

88% of managers do not believe their teams are productive working remotely

Idea to Value

A new survey of 20,000 by Microsoft shows how little trust most managers have in their teams. When asked “ Do you feel productive when you work remotely? ”, 87% of workers said they felt as productive or more productive working remotely than in the office.

Want to Elevate Your Business Ecosystem? Embrace APIs and Open Systems.

Entrepreneur - Innovation

It's time for your tech to play nicely with others. Here's why business leaders need to harness the value of open systems. Science & Technology

Women in the Trades: Making the Glass Ceiling a Myth

Business and Tech

We spoke to Roni Savage, CEO of Jomas Associates , about working successfully in a male-dominated industry and challenging the status quo. Roni Savage CEO , Jomas Associates. How have you, as a woman, navigated and succeeded in a male-dominated industry?

How to Gain a Competitive Edge: A Deep Dive Into Supplier Diversity Programs

Speaker: Rod Robinson - SVP of the Supplier Diversity Practice, Insight Sourcing Group

In this exclusive webinar, Rod Robinson, SVP of the Supplier Diversity Practice Lead & Center of Excellence, dives into the key benefits corporations are seeing emerge from their supplier diversity programs and how you can gain invaluable competitive advantages with a supplier diversity program of your own.