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You want to engage and deep dive into innovation? The post Driving force, thought leader, and entertainer appeared first on. Let’s start today and get things done! It is finally here: Mike’s speaker site ! As a keynote speaker, workshop moderator, and consultant, Michael Durst is THE expert for disruptive change and innovation management fighting for the vision of a digitized and open-minded future.

Life-Size Hologram for Speakers, Educators, and Entertainers

Daniel Burrus

We’ve seen it in sci-fi movies, television series, and the music and entertainment world. How could a band or entertainer be more anticipatory in their thinking on how to deal with the struggles of today’s music industry? The post Life-Size Hologram for Speakers, Educators, and Entertainers appeared first on Daniel Burrus. Now, you’re going to see it on the lecture circuit and more!

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No thinking time left- help

Paul Hobcraft

How can you keep the engagement, how can you find an environment that is creative, stimulating and allows for innovation? Today most executives seem to be time-starved. They are constantly reacting to daily events, to fix focusing and fixing short-term performance.

Adjusting to a changing world

Paul Hobcraft

We need to engage in different ecosystems and participate in new platform learning to take advantage of the changes taking place all around us. The issue we must tackle today, is how we go about adapting to the changing world?

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Content Marketing Strategy – 8 Reasons a B2B Company Should Engage in Social Media

BrainZooming

His big question about social media and content marketing strategy was, “Why would a B2B company engage in these areas?” 8 Reasons a B2B Company Should Engage in Social Media. Share engaging, entertaining, and sought after information for the audience. Waiting at O’Hare airport for my flight, another business traveler stopped in front of me, and asked, “Mike Brown?” ” He was a former corporate sales executive where I used to work.

All Work and No Play May Not Help Your Bottom Line

Daniel Burrus

Passive training is too much of a level playing field, whereas training from competition fosters an adrenaline rush that keeps employees engaged, making everyone better. It is no secret that children are attracted to video games like moths to light.

Are You Setting Yourself Up For Failure

Rmukesh Gupta

A few weeks back, I got an email from the airline announcing that they will equip their aircrafts with wi-fi and if I downloaded an app, I shall be able to have access to an array of inflight entertainment options. On my return trip, I asked the check-in clerk if the aircraft that I was about to board had the in-flight entertainment system and realized that she had no idea about what I was talking.

#1,525 – OverDrive

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

We may also have books that are interactive, gamified, and filled with all sorts of technological tricks that increase reader engagement. But at the same time anything that increases reader engagement and gets more kids excited about reading is probably a good thing. Education Entertainment

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Edutainment No More

CorporateIntel

About a year ago I wrote the following article at the request of ACM Computers in Entertainment for the debut of their redesigned site, which launched last week. ” by Ken Goldstein (ACM Computers in Entertainment: May 1, 2012). Here in my mind is the problem—we continue for some reason to want to draw a line between education and entertainment, between learning and playing, between rote study and inspired imagination. My definition of fun is engagement.

TikTok, Is it a fad or here to stay?

Brunner

Data is from the November 2019 Morning Consult report titled “The Influencer Report: Engaging Gen Z and Millennials.” If the marketing goal is awareness or engagement, advertisers can see how many users use a hashtag and view videos however, attribution to leads or sales will be a hurdle. As other emerging social platforms find, TikTok is also dealing with performance accuracy, ensuring reach and engagement are actual users vs. bots.

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Kids in Quarantine: Advice from Parents

Kainexus

We included many resources on different ways keep your kids engaged and entertained at the bottom of the post. First off, we'd like to thank our panelists, Katie Webb Cyphert, Sara Evans, and Jeff Roussel, for joining our webinar. If you weren't able to attend, you can find the answers to some of your top questions about how to cope with kids in quarantine below.

The Rise of Video Game Streaming Platforms

Brunner

In-person entertainment is largely at a halt right now, opening the door even wider for online entertainment. Streaming, once a niche market, has boomed over the past few years as a way for viewers to watch people play popular video games, quickly becoming one of the most popular forms of entertainment. Strategy Brand Engagement Content Strategy Influencers Social Media

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Do we really care about (artificial) intelligence?

Norbert Bol

During the COVID-19 pandemic digital enabled technologies are playing a crucial role in keeping our society functional through online shopping, remote work, telehealth, distance learning and online entertainment.

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5 Reasons these 3 Steps Will Get You Those Top 4 Results

Mills Scofield

The Wizard of Oz © Turner Entertainment Co. If we do these 3 things, everything will be alright: our customers will shower us with accolades, our employees will ooze engagement and innovation and we will be profitable beyond belief. Culture Engagement Innovation Leadership Management StrategyWe love lists.

How Consulting Will Likely Change Because of the Pandemic

Leapfrogging

The entertainment industry was already undergoing digital disruption. That’s why armies of consultants are dispatched to cover consulting engagements. Individual consultants and consulting firms alike must build branded digital solutions that reinvent consulting, changing it from being a project on a Gantt chart to being a solution that persists (through a subscription) far after the “engagement” ends.

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The Ten Types of Innovation

Destination Innovation

Customer Engagement – the client experience. E.g. Blizzard Entertainment’s World of Warcraft gives players a collaborative gaming experience. How many types of innovation are there? The simplest way to categorize innovation is into two forms – incremental and radical. Incremental innovation is an improvement in an existing thing (e.g. product, process or service). Radical innovation is finding an entirely new way of doing something.

Eight Tips for Better Conversations

Destination Innovation

By asking questions you draw other people in and engage them. It is important to keep abreast of key current issues and topics in the news, entertainment, sports and politics. Photo by Isakarakus on Pixabay. You probably know some people who are unremittingly dull company. You may be fortunate enough to know some brilliant conversationalists who can enliven any discussion. In which category would other people place you?

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Six Tips to Customize and Improvise your Presentation

Destination Innovation

But there is still much more you can do to make your talk topical, pertinent and engaging. It also engages the audience. You will entertain and enliven the audience. Many speakers at conferences give a standard pre-packaged presentation. They prepare it in advance and give a competent performance but they miss the chance to really connect with the audience.

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Game On! Turn Your Product Into An Experience – Business Model Inspiration #5

whataventure

In shifting its strategy to focus on exclusive and exciting events, which receive high media coverage, Red Bull is delivering content to customers by immediately transporting them to an exciting and engaging experience, which is likely to leave a positive impression, as well as provoke recall and purchasing when they next come into contact with the brand. This can improve, e.g., user engagement, organizational productivity, flow, learning, crowdsourcing, and ease of use.

THE IDIOT SAVANT'S GUIDE to Becoming a Better Storyteller

Idea Champions

Entertaining, mind opening, and practical. If you are interested in learning why and how storytelling is the ideal way to increase employee engagement, build community, transmit tacit knowlege, and spark a mindset of innovation, this will be a very good use of 48 minutes. "He Click here to listen (and view) my November 22nd webinar on storytelling in the workplace. Hosted by the good people at PatSnap.

Why You Should Master The Art Of Storytelling

Game-Changer

The more engaged and absorbed someone is by a story, the more empathetically they will react in real life. A recent study in Science magazine furthers this idea, by concluding that reading novels “uniquely engages the psychological processes needed to gain access to characters’ subjective experiences.” ” The conclusion, in short, means that people who engage with stories are either better at reading or responding to others’ emotions.

The core ingredients behind Andres Carne De Res unique customer experience

Game-Changer

Not only that, in order to maintain a sense of surprise they hire actors to entertain guests all night. With so many entertainment options you would think that Andres Carne de Res is for adults, but they appeal to anyone; kids included. A truly engaged customer experience is exceptionally difficult to copy, because it’s part of the DNA of the organization; lived everyday.

The 3 Crucial Pieces of Effective Innovation

Econic

For him and Disney, that was special entertainment with heart. If they make it special with heart, but forget to make it entertaining, they fail. If they make it special and entertaining, but forget to give it heart, they fail. If they make it full of heart and entertaining, but it’s not special, they fail. You must take action to get out of the building and engage with your customers. The date on my calendar was approaching and my fear was growing….

Innovation or Disruption: What’s Your Aim?

IdeaScale

For example, you used to think of home entertainment in terms of going to Blockbuster on a Friday night, but now you think of it as streaming a movie or TV series on Netflix. We invite you to download our free Innovation Starter Kit that helps you understand innovation better, plan using project templates, incentivize engagement, and put best practices to work so that your innovation gets real and powerful results.

The Anatomy and Upside of Boredom

Rmukesh Gupta

We want to do something engaging, but find ourselves unable to do so and, more than that, are frustrated by the rising awareness of this inability. And so here we are, caught in transit, in a high state of arousal that we can neither engage nor escape. The value of the global entertainment and media market is set to reach $2.6 trillion by 2023, and entertainers and athletes are afforded ludicrously high levels of pay and status.

The Many Types of Innovation

Destination Innovation

Customer Engagement – the client experience. E.g. Blizzard Entertainment’s World of Warcraft gives players a collaborative gaming experience. The simplest way to categorize innovation is into two types – incremental and radical. Incremental innovation is an improvement in an existing thing (e.g. product, process or service). Radical innovation is finding an entirely new way of doing something.

Practical Points on Critical Thinking

Innovation in Practice

And Nilson is quick to recognize that this learning space is only as effective as the educator’s willingness to also engage and model critical thinking to the students: “Students need to see us showing the courage to question our own opinions and values, the fair-mindedness to represent multiple perspectives accurately, and the open-mindedness to entertain viewpoints opposed to our own. What exactly is critical thinking?

THE IDIOT SAVANT'S GUIDE to Becoming a Better Storyteller

Idea Champions

Entertaining, mind opening, and practical. If you are interested in learning why and how storytelling is the ideal way to increase employee engagement, build community, transmit tacit knowlege, and spark a mindset of innovation, this will be a very good use of 48 minutes. "He Click here to listen (and view) my November 22nd webinar on storytelling in the workplace. Hosted by the good people at PatSnap.

Can Innovation Save Traditional Retail?

Yet2

It should all be focused on making the experience of being in the store meaningful, engaging, worthwhile, and maybe even fun. Research from the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) shows that shopping centers “ need to create an engaging experience that combines shopping and entertainment.”. For Baby Boomers and Gen Xers, the stores of their youth are disappearing. While Toys ‘R’ Us is the latest major retailer to liquidate and close, the U.S.

Gerry Purcell

Innovation 360 Group

A classically trained consultant, he has worked as an analyst, program manager and engagement executive in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East, along with executive roles at two national financial institutions in Canada. This lead to an ongoing engagement over several months addressing operations management, corporate structure and strategy alignment issues across the enterprise. Global media and entertainment company.

Interview #6: Virtual Reality is moving beyond your PSVR (Wes Potter)

Innovation Walk

WP : I think it would be interesting if we could find a way to engage more users in VR together. A lot of the fun related to entertainment devices is being able to interact with your fellow mates. It’s hard to deny that we have entered a world that thrives on innovations in technology. From Artificial Intelligence to Big Data insights and a variety of computer-generated graphics that will baffle your senses.

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Preview the Jive sessions at Aurea Experience 2020 in San Diego

AureaWorks

A few weeks ago, we unveiled the incredible entertainment we have planned for you in San Diego at Aurea Experience 20: an evening aboard the USS Midway, complete with live music and photo ops with fighter jets. As Jive experts, though, you come to San Diego to learn, network, and leave with valuable new ideas for how you can get even more engagement and value from your community.

Discover New Opportunities Never Before Available

Daniel Burrus

Many customers will feel like canceling their memberships out of frustration and distancing themselves from their favorite establishments, so you must find a way to engage them. For example, think of how a self-defense gym can continue to host daily classes remotely via Zoom to keep their members engaged and satisfied. Here are three that come to mind: Sports Entertainment.

How Consulting Will Likely Change Because of the Pandemic

Innovation Excellence

The entertainment industry was already undergoing digital disruption. That’s why armies of consultants are dispatched to cover consulting engagements. Individual consultants and consulting firms alike must build branded digital solutions that reinvent consulting, changing it from being a project on a Gantt chart to being a solution that persists (through a subscription) far after the “engagement” ends.

Content Marketing Strategy – 5 Things Your Content Can Deliver

BrainZooming

Entertainment – Provides amusement or enjoyment. Are you looking for new, more effective ways to engage your employees in shaping and successfully carrying out your brand strategy? You’ll learn three effective strategies to engage employees as an internal brand team. What a strong first day at the Brand Strategy Conference in New York. There were lots of great ideas and very little free time!

Innovation in Media – Renowned Swiss Publishing House Launches Qmarkets’ Idea Management Platform After Successful Pilot

Qmarkets

Somedia provides the residents of south-eastern Switzerland with the latest information from the region, politics, sport, culture and entertainment via print, radio, TV, and online services.

Is your brand already behind on TikTok Fame?

Brunner

TikTok videos are quick (less than :60) and highly entertaining, enabling users to easily share these videos with other users. The XFL shut down services but faired well on TikTok with engaging content such as memes, fan gifs and using the social media director as the objects of content. With the current environment and the amount of time people are spending on apps and looking for entertainment, TikTok should continue to grow.

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Social Networks and Big Data: the best strategy for getting to know your customers

mjvinnovation

The fact is: there are social networks for all tastes, from those that like entertainment, like TikTok, to the most professional ones, like LinkedIn. It presents three main analytical advantages: awareness, engagement, and word of mouth.

Influencer Marketing: What it Is and Why Your Brand Should Consider It

Brunner

Influencer marketing can be defined as the practice of partnering with personalities and individuals whose content and voice have built an influence with a group of potential consumers, providing a source of entertainment, information and inspiration. When combined with an integrated marketing approach influencers drive organic brand engagement, possess exceptional credibility with consumers and create large repositories for branded content.

Gerry Purcell

Innovation 360 Group

A classically trained consultant, he has worked as an analyst, program manager and engagement executive in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East, along with executive roles at two national financial institutions in Canada. This lead to an ongoing engagement over several months addressing operations management, corporate structure and strategy alignment issues across the enterprise. Global media and entertainment company.

Examples Of Unexpected Marketing Tactics That Actually Work

The Human Factor

Use Entertainment Events. Providing entertainment massively adds to brand capital in a way that traditional marketing doesn’t. . It really can make a difference in online engagement and how many people talk about your brand. .

Review: Meetup in January & MegaTalk in February

etventure

The “Future of Energy” in January was 2019’s first edition of our meetup series the “Future of Industries” It takes a deep dive into a selected industry and engages with various stakeholders within the Berlin ecosystem around current questions with a focus on the role of Digital Transformation. Everything is changing, the entertainment industry for instance will play a very important role in the future.

The Undeniable Power of the "Garage Experience"

Legacy Innovation Group

And beyond the ideas it spawns, its impact on engagement can be powerful as well, especially when aligned with a compelling sense of purpose within the business – one that creates absolute clarity around the WHY behind these endeavors. It is equally in the level of engagement it is able to drive within the organization (which often experiences a noticeable bump when these labs are opened). The Undeniable Power of the "Garage Experience" Jan 17, 2018 | Anthony Mills.