Managing Both the Present and the Future

The Future Shapers

Is it possible to manage both for the present and the future? ” How is your organisation preparing and managing for both the present and the future? The post Managing Both the Present and the Future appeared first on The Future Shapers.

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Clueless: Present and Possible States of Stupidity

The Future Shapers

The post Clueless: Present and Possible States of Stupidity appeared first on The Future Shapers. Behaviour Observation Culture Leadership

Short animated film “The Present” which won over 50 awards

Idea to Value

Inspiration animation the presentThis short, heartwarming animated feature was previously shown at over 180 film festivals and took home over 50 awards. Based on a comic strip , this short film was the graduation project from the Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Amazingly, it was produced by just 10 people.

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The Supply Chain & Logistics Journey: Humble Beginnings, Troubled Present, Amazing Future

Speaker: James A. Tompkins, Ph.D.

This presentation provides a brief overview of where supply chains have been and their current status, then dives deep into the incredible role that supply chains will play going forward.

Managing Both the Present and the Future

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Janet Sernack In our last blog, we described the three characteristics that offer senior executives a “unique unfreezing opportunity” from the disruptive COVID-19 hiatus and the rate of exponential technological change.

As the Manager, should you be present in the Brainstorm meeting?

Destination Innovation

Two hours later he returned and we presented a short list of ideas. The post As the Manager, should you be present in the Brainstorm meeting? Brainstorming and Ideation Creativity Management brainstorm deference facilitator manager meeting presentYou want to hold a meeting with the team you manage in order to generate some really creative ideas. You would like the group to challenge assumptions, think differently and come up with plenty of radical proposals.

5 Kick-Ass Gadgets That Help Deliver Killer Presentations

Innovation Excellence

I’ve learned a lot in that time about what makes a keynote presentation great; not just good but great. My previous Innovation Excellence article on Can You Present. Consumer Innovation Feature Of The Week Innovation Leadership Product Innovation keynote speakers presentation method presentationsThese five gadgets will help you to stay in control, focus on your content, and wow your audience. I’ve been on the speaking circuit for 25 years.

COVID-19 Presents an Opportunity to Create an Innovation Culture

Innovation Excellence

GUEST POST from Pete Foley I left P&G about eight years ago, and one of my last jobs involved working on innovation culture. It was a passion project, and the topic of one of my first blogs published outside of … Continue reading → Change culture COVID19



This means that every organisation, regardless of its size and specialisation, requires its leaders, and teams paradoxically, to be both competent and confident, to be both human-centred and customer-centric, in effectively managing both the future and the present.

Breathe life into your presentations

Values Centered Innovation

Have you ever struggled to present a compelling story about something you've achieved? In this mini-course, you'll learn an entirely new way to design and deliver powerful presentations for project reviews and innovative, new proposals.

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.

Can You Present Naked Like a Master?

Innovation Excellence

One of the most critical skills you need to master as an entrepreneur is presenting in front of groups. I’m still amazed when I see an otherwise engaging and passionate entrepreneur suddenly switch off their charm and go into presentation mode when they get up onto a stage. The blunt truth is that investors, prospects, Entrepreneurship Leadership founders presentations Public Speaking startups

Its Not Tetris: Hire The Best People In the Present Of Work


For many possible reasons, the pandemic drove many of us to resign… The post Its Not Tetris: Hire The Best People In the Present Of Work appeared first on IDEATE AND EXECUTE.

Four Strategies to Being Fully Present in any given Moment

Innovation Excellence

Premise: Earlier today, I came across a blog post on The School of Life blog about the difficulty of being in the present. You can read the entire post here. It so happens that I’ve been having a conversation with my wife and son recently about the same topic (which is a slightly better way.

Mattel COO on Digital Innovation and How to Present New Ideas to Senior Leaders

Innovation Leader

Richard Dickson, COO and President of toy company Mattel, offers insights on speeding new products to market, sourcing ideas from employees, presenting ideas to leadership, and more

Six Tips to Customize and Improvise your Presentation

Destination Innovation

Many speakers at conferences give a standard pre-packaged presentation. You will give a better presentation. The post Six Tips to Customize and Improvise your Presentation appeared first on Destination Innovation. Speakers and Speaking conference customise improvise presentation speaker talkThey prepare it in advance and give a competent performance but they miss the chance to really connect with the audience.

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Product-Led Onboarding: How to Turn New Users into Lifelong Customers

Speaker: Ramli John, Managing Director at ProductLed and Author

Let’s face it. Today’s users are impulsive and easily distracted. They don’t have the time (or patience) to try and figure things out by themselves. They expect the product to be intuitive. Easy. And fast. Add to that a few, unfairly poor reviews and you’ll be more than just stuck. Ramli will share a simple but powerful framework to get more users to experience a product’s "Eureka!" moment and turn them into lifelong customers.

The Difficulty of Being in the Present Moment and Strategies to Overcome it

Rmukesh Gupta

Premise: Earlier today, I came across a blog post on The School of Life blog about the difficulty of being in the present. So, here I was thinking about some strategies that I can employ to be present in the moment and the blog post pops up in my feed.

Eight Terrible Mistakes which Presenters Make

Innovation Excellence

Practice your presentation and deliver it with confidence and enthusiasm. Continue reading → Build Capability People & Skills Presentations Processes & Tools enthusiasm error mistake powerpoint presenter speakerGet your message across. You will enjoy it. More importantly, so will your audience.

Presenting and publishing OI research

Open Innovation

Since I didn’t blog a lot in 2018, I thought this would be a good time to share some thoughts about presenting and publishing OI research. However, three innovation conferences provide especially good venues for presenting and discussing OI research: R&D Management (Paris, June 17-21). It’s a new year, and many OI scholars are preparing work for submitting to conferences, special issues and regular issues of journals.

Why Strategy Presentations Don't Work: What To Do Instead

Cascade Strategy

All organizations recognize the importance of communicating their strategy to their people. However, few do a very good job on it. That’s evident in companies’ inability to execute their strategy

Quantifying the Value of Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

Industry 4.0 is built on the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), which enables manufacturers to collect, analyze, and present real-time data and analytics in easy-to-understand and highly customizable formats.

Imaginatik and the Oil and Gas Technology Centre to Co-Present During Poster Session at the World Open Innovation Conference


Our paper was selected to present during the Poster Session on December 13th. Imaginatik will be attending the 5th Annual World Open Innovation Conference (WOIC) in San Francisco, CA on December 13th and 14th. We’ve partnered with our valued customer, The Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) to develop and submit an open innovation paper describing our work together and the resulting economic impact. We hope you can join us.

With Slidebean, presentations design themselves!

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Slidebean, winner of Seedstars World 'start-up competition' held in San Jose, drives you to design beautiful slides for your presentations. Jose Cayasso "Caya", CEO of Slidebean, lets us discover Slidebean more in-depth. Continue reading → Digital & Media Innovation gmail mexico nicolas bry power point san josé SeedStarsWorld slidebean slides Start-up

15 Slide Presentations from Big Company Innovation Executives

Innovation Leader

These dozen slide presentations offer insights into innovation strategy at organizations like NASA, Google, Nike, Mastercard, and Procter & Gamble.

Intellectual Property Rights for Startups [presentation]

Innovation Excellence

Entrepreneurship Innovation Intellectual Property Presentations Product Innovation business innovation india Intellectual Property Rights ip IPR Law legal startups Trademarks WIPOBy striking the right balance between the interests of innovators and the wider public interest, the IP system aims to foster an environment in which creativity and innovation can flourish.

Shaping the Future: Product Strategy in the Age of Uncertainty

Speaker: William Haas Evans - Principal Consultant, Product Strategy Practice Lead, Kuroshio Consulting

In this webinar, we'll explore product strategy obstacles and present practices to overcome them while driving clarity and alignment across your executive team.

SCORRE System Approach for Effective Presentations

Innovation Excellence

Curtis Fletcher, an expert communicator, innovator, and product manager.reveals a simple approach for creating effective presentations for innovators and product managers Continue reading → Leadership People & Skills Communication presentation product managers

Day of Innovation 2018 – Call for Presenters

Innovation Excellence

Additional presenters are encouraged to apply. Centric is excited to soon announce our 6th annual Day of Innovation Conference conference. Keynote speakers this year will include leaders from LPK,, HeroX, Omnicom Media Group and Second City Works. Build Capability Conferences Disruption Industry Innovation Inspiration People & Skills Profiles of Innovators

Key Takeaways from 2017 Internet Trends Report [presentation]

Innovation Excellence

Although never presented very clearly (in a creative sense), this is one of the most important milestones of aggregating trend data in our industry each year.". Data Entertainment Industry News Presentations Trends Advertising digital internet mobileGreg Swan summarizes Mary Meeker’s famous annual Internet Trends Report.

The Beginner Guide of Mind Map Presentation


Searching for a guide about presentations for mind mappers? Here is part 1 of our series for mind map presentations. In the following, we will unravel advanced tips for using mind map presentations, and resources to build your own presentation templates.

The Ultimate Guide to Hosting Hybrid Events For Your Association

Hybrid events give associations the ability to drive greater value for their members –– provided they are done right. Don’t "host and hope;" use the proven strategies in this playbook to boost membership activity, and maximize your event ROI and experience.

Government Innovations: Past, Present, and Future

Phil McKinney

The world is moving forward. Some countries get left behind, while some move ahead. The deciding factor is not which country has the most intelligent residents. There has, in fact, been example after example of people of all different nationalities creating impactful innovations. The deciding factor, in actuality, is the support innovative individuals and businesses […].

Future Synthesist, foreseeing the future in our present, with Cecilia Tham

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Cécilia Tham takes us in this journey to the future, so we can shape an enlightening present. Future Synthesist, what an intriguing role! Creativity Innovation Cécilia Tham Future Future Synthesist Futurity Studio Prospective

Engaging Physicians in Lean: A 2021 Virtual Indiana Lean Healthcare Summit Presentation


This blog post is a recap of one speaker's presentation, Deanna R Willis MD MBA FAAFP FNAP, Otis R Bowen Professor of Family Medicine at Indiana University, in which she discussed “Engaging Physicians in Lean.”.


You Can Never Create The Future By Targeting The Present

Digital Tonto

The truth is that the next big thing starts out looking like nothing much at all. Related posts: The Very Strange—And Fascinating— Ideas Behind Quantum Computing. Can Encryption Keep Our Information. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Technology Albert Einstein Charles Darwin Innovation Quantum Computing

Service Delivery: When Is the Right Time to Deploy Your AI?

Speaker: Dick Stark and Casey Steenport

Join our experts for this insightful webinar where members from our team will be available to answer your questions so you can walk away feeling confident in how AI & automations can empower your organization’s service management.

How to Present a Perfect Innovative Pitch


As a pitch presenter, you’re ought to not just capture the attention of your prospects but also win their hearts. The second is about how you present it to those who might be interested to get involved. If you want to win, you need to be smart. In today’s marketplace, innovation is highly appreciated and wanted. Coming up with a brilliant new product idea is the first aspect. Strategies

20+ Super Easy To Use Mind Map Presentation Templates


What is the go-to diagram to show connections between concepts in presentation? What presentation templates are easily editable and stylishly designed? Mind map presentations. Discussion Featured Tips mind map presentation productivity

6 Cybersecurity Businesses that Present Opportunity

Daniel Burrus

The post 6 Cybersecurity Businesses that Present Opportunity appeared first on Daniel Burrus. If you’re on the lookout for a breakout growth opportunity, it’s important to look where others aren’t. And, in that case, it’s hard to argue against the exploding potential of preventing cybercrime. Although estimates differ, cybercrime is an undeniably lucrative field. An article in Forbes reported that the overall cost of cybercrime can range from $100 billion to upwards of $400 billion a year.

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A 4-Step Process for a Great Virtual (and In-Person) Presentation

Stephen Shapiro

PRESENTATION | DEMONSTRATION | APPLICATION | REFLECTION. Here are 4 steps that I use for virtual and in-person experiences: Presentation: Share content, stories, ideas, and frameworks. The Presentation Only Sets the Stage.

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Understanding Users at Scale with Product Analytics

Speaker: Sandhya Hegde, Director of Product, Amplitude

A deep understanding of how users interact with your product is critical for PMs at every stage of their product's lifecycle. Whether you are building new features, trying to improve customer experience or battling poor retention - user behavior forms the foundation of your product strategy.