Choosing your direction of travel

Paul Hobcraft

In the past week or so, I have been looking a little harder at the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry relating to innovation, it left me a little frustrated.

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Bad news does not Travel up the Hierarchy

Destination Innovation

In short, bad news does not travel up the hierarchy. Share : The post Bad news does not Travel up the Hierarchy appeared first on Destination Innovation. Flight Crew of the Challenger.

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The Travel & Hospitality Industry is Being Disrupted, Again.

Leapfrogging

Now big travel and hospitality companies are going after the next disruptive innovation themselves before getting blindsided yet again. It’s no wonder Plug and Play created a vertical focused on travel and hospitality. Travel and hospitality accounts for 10% of employment worldwide, and it is estimated that the sector contributed $8 Trillion to the global economy in 2017. The “travel-tech” sector has attracted over $19B+ since 2008. Airbnb disrupted hotels.

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#1,399 – Barter Travel

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

And thanks to a new travel website specializing in bartering that may soon be the case. As Travel and Leisure explains, “Desired offers include playful exchanges like providing a comic book collection or tango lesson to taking photos, teaching English, or helping out feeding farm animals.”.

6 Keys to Making Collaborative Innovation Successful

Speaker: Soren Kaplan, Founder of InnovationPoint

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The Travel & Hospitality Industry is Being Disrupted – Again

Innovation Excellence

Now big travel and hospitality companies are going after the next disruptive innovation themselves before getting blindsided yet again. Innovation Strategy tourism travelAirbnb disrupted hotels. If you’ve followed my Inc.com column, you know I work with both big companies and start-ups around the world. My research, consulting and speaking give me a glimpse into the fledgling trends and upstarts that will one day.

How to Boost Your Creative Powers While You Travel

Michael Roberto

Watching people stroll by on the cobblestone streets and sidewalks reminds me of the of power of travel as a stimulant for our creativity. IDEO's David and Tom Kelley once wrote about the ways in which observations while we travel can stir the brain. creativity innovation travel

Travel Blogging – Texas, an Airport Bar, and Doing Tequila Shots

BrainZooming

Traveling Deep in the Heart of Texas. Travel Blogging at an Airport Bar. You gotta love travel blogging! – Mike Brown. Brainzooming - All Posts Collaboration Communication Humor Performance Blogging travel

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Four Free Hacks to Make Your Travel More Comfortable

Stephen Shapiro

With over 30 years of travel under my belt, I’ve discovered many simple and free ways to make your travel more enjoyable. I used to travel with clothes pins or chip clips, when I realized that I could use the clips on the hangers provided in most hotel closets.

Moving Up: Travelling On Business With Authority

The Human Factor

When you travel on business, you must present yourself in a light of authority and success. Travelling in style is one thing, but travelling with purpose and power is another. When travel on business for a meeting, you are never to be thought of as the number two.

Travel Blogging – A Walk through Boston

BrainZooming

” As I was “travel blogging” those words on the plane ride back from Boston, the week wasn’t even over yet. Travel Blogging in Boston. “This week was the weirdest week in my life.”

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How One Small Thing Made 4,000,000 Miles of Air Travel Worth It

Innovation Excellence

Air travel gives us lots of options to catch up, but it’s also an option to look back. I just had lunch with a colleague who shared with me that he was traveling 95% of the time. Leadership air travel improving memory time management

Summer Travel Blogging – All the Fun Places You’ll See

BrainZooming

Summer travel is a fascinating study in how little people think about the ways their bodies AND their clothes will be stretched beyond normal limits. Brainzooming - All Posts Humor larry king travel

Big Data Can Transform the Travel Industry

IdeaConnection

A novel screening model to predict when passengers will arrive at Dublin Airport security

Virgin just invested in new supersonic jets which travel faster than Concorde

Idea to Value

It will travel 2.6 With some estimates that affordable supersonic mass travel could eventually become a $100bn industry, compared to the total 2015 airline industry value of $742bn , this really could be the next big leap in travel. Virgin will partner with Boom to buy 10 of its new supersonic aircraft, with ticket prices about the same as current business class.

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I Choose The Road Less Traveled

3Q Leadership Blog

I choose the road less traveled. •I © Irene Becker, Founder, Just Coach It-The 3Q Edge™ (IQ-EQ-SQ) Coaching, Consulting & Keynotes for a Better, Stronger Future 3Q Leadership™ Blog- 54,000+ Social Media Followers & Growing!

Let Your Brain Take the Road Less Traveled

The Human Factor

Over time, it developed strategies for operating more efficiently, and one of those strategies involves traveling well-worn pathways to conserve energy use. If you’re tired of traveling the same well-worn pathways in your company, make it a habit to let your mind wander.

Have Pluma, Will Travel

Idea Champions

I will be on a 10 week writer's retreat in San Miguel de Allende working on my next book, Storytelling for the Revolution. During that time I will have about 7 hours each week for free lance writing and editing projects. Contact me if you have the need: mitch@ideachampions.com. My recent book

#1,484 – Space Week: Photonic Levitation, Lasers, and the Future of Space Travel

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

The vastness of space combined with the limitations of physics means it’s highly unlikely that we’ll be able to travel to our stellar neighbors anytime soon or within the time-frame of a normal human lifespan. Shockingly, this isn’t the only new space travel idea involving lasers.

Think Like a Traveler

Michael Roberto

One of my favorite passages has to do with encouraging people to "think like a traveler." Here is an excerpt: Ever travel to a foreign city? We've all heard that, "Travel broadens the mind." We learn a lot when we travel not becuase we are any smarter on the road, but because we pay such close attention. When we travel, we engage in bottom up processing, because we can't rely on past experience to help us.

Open Innovation Challenge to Improve Air Travel: Winners Announced

IdeaConnection

Such was the success of the open innovation challenge that the airport is looking to launch future challenges to help improve passengers’ travel experiences. Several airline passengers have a little more money in the bank thanks to an open innovation competition in Germany.

MyQ will change the way you travel forever

Rapid Innovation in digital time

The winner of Seedstars World 'start-up competition' in Lagos is MyQ, a queue management application, which organizes and manages vehicle queuing. Ishiaku Gwamna, CEO of Softronix, the company which designed MyQ, kindly lets us discover MyQ more in-depth. Continue reading → Digital & Media Innovation Ishiaku Gwamna Lagos mobile app MyQ Nigeria Queuing SeedStarsWorld Start-up Transportation

Bill Gates Wants You To See The World This Way

Innovation Excellence

Leadership astronauts Bill Gates space travel statistics(Warning: Once You Do You Can’t Un-See It) Every so often an image flashes across our collective social consciousness that forever changes how we see the world and ourselves. This is one of them.

Six Things Great Innovators Do Differently

Innovation Excellence

Innovation air travel collaboration Crowdsourcing culture Harvard Business Review Innovation Strategy Talent technology travel web developersTake a look at any successful enterprise and you’ll find innovation at its core.

Moroccan Adventure: 21 Days of Trying Not to Think About Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Innovation morocco adventure travelOn a recent adventure tour of Morocco with seven dear friends and a super country guide (pictured on my right), my goal was to disconnect and not think about innovation. Not possible!

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Innovation with Marco Polo

Innovation Excellence

I spent a great deal of time in 2018 traveling across the world in search of innovation insights. Innovation China Marco Polo travel

Ten Top Places to Visit in the Cape Town Area

Destination Innovation

Travel betty's bay cape town hermanus lwandle migrant labour museum stellen bosch vegelegenPhoto of Cape Town by HP Botha on Pixabay. The Western Cape of South Africa has much to offer the visitor. Here are some recommendations for fascinating places to visit. Cape Town.

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The Virtues of the "Pile-on Meeting" at HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel

Michael Roberto

In this week's New York Times Corner Office interview, Adam Bryant interviewed Kathleen Finch, chief programming officer of HGTV, Food Network and the Travel Channel. Food Network HGTV Kathleen Finch leadership pile-on meeting Travel ChannelFinch describes a particular technique she uses to generate great ideas at her networks. She calls it the "pile-on meeting." Here's her explanation of this method: I have a meeting every few months that I call a “pile-on meeting.”

11 Great Things to See and Do in South Florida

Destination Innovation

Travel alligator botanical everglades florida garden keys morikami tourist visitorDeering Estate. Many visitors think of Florida in terms of Orlando and Disney World. But I believe that once the children have grown up you will find that South Florida has much more to offer.

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Hospitality Industry Leading the Building of a Sustainable Future

Innovation Excellence

Innovation Eco-Friendly Green Building Hotels LEED travelHotel Terra in Wyoming is set on the edge of Grand Teton National Park and south of Yellowstone National Park, with some of the most breathtaking scenery you’ll find anywhere on the United States.

Sights to see in North-East Scotland

Destination Innovation

Take a car from Inverness (which is well worth a visit), have a look at Loch Ness and then travel north to take in these recommendations: John O’Groats. Travel cairn dornoch orkney scotland skara brae thurso touristDunrobin Castle.

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Not Enough Time To Be Creative? Prioritize.

Phil McKinney

We will […] Blog opportunity cost time for innovation time management time savings travel timeAs it says in Psalm 90:10, we are allotted threescore and ten years to do with as we please. Of that, we will spend the equivalent of twenty-three years and four months of it asleep.

How WOW Air Disrupted The Airline Industry

Innovation Excellence

The Rise of Icelandic Travel in the United States: Iceland is anticipated to have more tourists than their entire population this year according to Vox. Innovation Airline Industry airlines disruption Iceland travel Wow Air

Can Africa’s Entrepreneurs and Innovators solve Africa’s Problems?

Destination Innovation

Innovation Examples & Lessons Leadership of Innovation Travel africa cardiopad entrepreneur m-pesa savvylooWhat can save Africa from its many problems; grinding poverty, corrupt bureaucrats, incompetent governments and dire infrastructure?

Innovation Sighting: Adjustable Airline Seats

Innovation Excellence

Continue reading → Consumer Innovation Creativity Growth Strategy airlines flying invention travel innovationHere's a nice example of the Attribute Dependency Technique, one of five in the innovation method called Systematic Inventive Thinking (SIT).