How to Identify Industry Trends

HYPE Innovation

While the second post provided guidance, practical tips, and examples on how to get started with brainstorming the future of your market , this post offers insight on where and how to identify industry trends to support brainstorming and other foresight activities. Trends & Future Thinking Strategic ForesightThis is the fourth blog post in HYPE’s series on the most-often-asked questions about strategic foresight.

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Top 5 Innovation Trends in 2019

Rocketspace

So, what are the five top innovation trends that will mark 2019, and where should businesses be placing their bets? corporate innovation strategy corporate innovation services blog innovation trends 2019 innovation trends80% of executives think their current business models are at risk to be disrupted in the near future and 84% say their future success is extremely dependent on innovation.

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10 Disruptive Trends for 2020

Leapfrogging

Here are 10 trends that will create opportunities – and threats – in 2020. Predictable Wildcards – Unforeseen disruptions are now an inherent part of life, instilling the need for “responsive strategy” – the continous process of trend scanning, scenario planning, and trial-and-error testing of business models based on the disruptive trends occurring in the external world. Innovation business strategy disruption fintech innovation trends

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Which Trends Can You Trust?

Daniel Burrus

Mention the word “trend” in a group setting and you’ll find that most will shrug it off, the reason being that the word “trend” has a negative connotation to it, causing trends to be considered untrustworthy. Having an avoidance relationship with trends of any kind based on this aura can be a significant mistake in your career. Some trends are so trustworthy that they can be considered future certainties, or what I refer to as Hard Trends.

The Business Opportunity of Embedded Analytics: New Findings from 500+ Application Teams

Speaker: Josh Martin, Director of Product Marketing, Logi Analytics

Join Logi Analytics as they explore new survey findings and trends. The latest trends and future landscape of the embedded space. Embedded analytics has evolved from an afterthought to a necessity.

3 Retail Trends Shaping the World in 2020

Rocketspace

corporate innovation services blog Chinese retail trends retail trends 2019 retail trends 2020 retail technology trends the future of retailThe future of retail is unfolding before our eyes. Nike recently introduced a subscription model for children’s tennis shoes. Alibaba’s Freshippo markets defined the potential of offline-to-online user experience while also dedicating over 40% of retail space for dining and cooking classes.

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Anticipatory Leaders and Accelerated Hard Trends

Daniel Burrus

Hard Trends and the Pandemic. These leaders also know that technology-driven Hard Trends have all dramatically accelerated during the global pandemic. Once again, this is where Hard Trends in technology helps.

7 Global Food Tech Trends to Watch in 2019

Rocketspace

Food and AgTech food technology trends 2019 food tech trendsThe global food market is blazing. Last year was a golden year for food tech startups. According to PitchBook, 2018 set a decade-high record for VC investment in the space with food startups such as unicorn DoorDash and Instacart valued at $4.4B.

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Podcast S4E69: Daniel Burrus – Seeing the future and knowing the trends that will come true

Idea to Value

We speak about the difference of hard trends ( that will definitely happen) and soft trends (assumptions, that might happen or might not) , and using the principles of hard trends to guide your innovation efforts. 00:04:00 – How to use the 500 known cycles, as well as linear and exponential trends, to predict hard trends and soft trends. 00:07:00 – Value is delivered when you tie an opportunity to a trend.

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How COVID Impacted 2020’s Innovation Trends

InnovationManagement

The post How COVID Impacted 2020’s Innovation Trends appeared first on InnovationManagement. Report Trend Alert benchmarking Best Practices coronavirus covid-19 CrowdsourcingEvery year, IdeaScale undertakes a comprehensive audit of our system data, our customer conversations and survey data in order to develop report on the state of crowdsourced innovation.

Trends in Training & Development

InnovationTraining.org

Learn about the latest training trends and practices here. In this article, we’ll cover some of these top trends in training and development in the year 2020 and beyond. Today’s workforce is competitive, goal-oriented and self-motivated.

A Guide to Designing Delightful Dashboards

Speaker: Daniel O'Sullivan, Product Designer, nCino and Jeff Hudock, Senior Product Manager, nCino

We’ve all seen the increasing industry trend of artificial intelligence and big data analytics. In a world of information overload, it's more important than ever to have a dashboard that provides data that's not only interesting but actually relevant and timely. Dashboards assist decision makers facilitate new ideas and business opportunities, increase customer approval rates, and analyze current business process. All of these activities play a vital role in providing the superior experience your customers demand.

Positive Disruption using Hard Trends and Soft Trends

Daniel Burrus

This is the difference between Soft Trends and Hard Trends. If you don’t like a Hard Trend, there isn’t a way for you to change it. However, if you don’t like a Soft Trend, you can easily change it to your advantage. This is a Hard Trend, while a Soft Trend would be whether you will transform your business processes. The smart watch business is already filled with competition; however, by using Hard Trends, you can stack the deck in your favor.

Emerging Trends in the Financial Sector in 2020

IdeaScale

The post Emerging Trends in the Financial Sector in 2020 appeared first on IdeaScale. The financial sector continues to face numerous changes in today’s ever-evolving business landscape. As challenges are introduced, new opportunities arise.

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Making Innovation Happen – The Trends in Effective Innovation Management

The Future Shapers

The post Making Innovation Happen – The Trends in Effective Innovation Management appeared first on The Future Shapers. Times of unprecedented change bring to the fore the role of effective innovation management, and it asks hard questions on how we plan to lead and imagine the future.

5 Major Future of Work Trends Post COVID-19

Acuvate

5 Major Future of Work Trends Post COVID-19 The COVID-19 disruption has completely overhauled the entire business landscape by actively driving significant workplace transformations. The post 5 Major Future of Work Trends Post COVID-19 appeared first on Acuvate.

4 Hot Tech Trends in Senior Care

Entrepreneur - Innovation

News and TrendsAs the elderly population grows, entrepreneurs can expand opportunities along with it.

How AI Can Radically Change Your Business

AI is quickly becoming mainstream, thanks to its value-driving capabilities. Yet, even with such widespread attention, it still is one of the most misunderstood technologies out there. Here's how to make the most out of it and bring a positive change to your company.

Is the “New Normal” We Face a Soft Trend?

Daniel Burrus

But contrary to the Hard Trend that a global pandemic will come to a close, a future certainty that is not so set in stone is the aforementioned “new normal” and both how we will react to it and what it will entail. This future “maybe” that can change falls under what I refer to as a Soft Trend. Soft Trends Defined. Although Soft Trends and the concept around future uncertainties is unnerving to some, they are a critical principle of my Anticipatory Organization® Model.

Hard Trends: Easier to Identify Than You Think

Daniel Burrus

But, if Hard Trends, or future certainties, are as easy to identify as I maintain, what is the Hard Trend in all of this? Because of this, you better believe that, aside from the length of the coronavirus’s impact, there are still Hard Trends in every industry, plus plenty of opportunity in the disruption that is this global pandemic. What’s a Hard Trend? Opposite of Hard Trends ar e Soft Trends , which are future possibilities that may or may not take place.

2018 Trends: read, then what?

Board of Innovation

The post 2018 Trends: read, then what? Trends How Might We Tools trendsRead More. appeared first on Board of Innovation.

The Future of Email Marketing: Trends and Predictions for 2020

InnovationManagement

The post The Future of Email Marketing: Trends and Predictions for 2020 appeared first on Innovation Management. Trend Alert accessibility accessible content AI artificial intelligence content marketing email marketing Interaction mobile marketing storytelling user generated content voice assistantThe importance of email marketing when spreading the word about a product or service cannot be overstated.

Seven Trends Driving The Future of Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Innovation Leadership Management Strategy Innovation Management success TrendsKraft Heinz’ stock is down 50 percent over the past 12 months, turnover in the executive ranks has increased, and the company’s inability to keep pace with changing consumer tastes is largely to blame. In an earnings call with investors, Kraft Heinz CEO Miguel Patricio observed that “we’ve been too focused on the.

Healthcare trends that are shaping 2020

Board of Innovation

Reading Time: 10 minutes We discuss the trends that will overhaul the healthcare industry in 2020. The post Healthcare trends that are shaping 2020 appeared first on Board of Innovation. While data sharing, 5G, supply chain & logistics, and AI will be big, consumer behavior will make all the difference. All Inspiration

Meta-Trends & Mindsets

Yet2

I want to share with you his thoughts on meta-trends he presented in “ Technology Converts Scarcity into Abundance.”. A nice component of Dr. Diamandis’ talk is that he highlights meta-trends across industries, jumping from energy to robotics and Artificial intelligence (AI)/Internet of Things (IoT) to health and longevity. Below is an overview of his presentation that covered the meta-trends he’s noticed. Trends in Food: Functional Foods, Superfoods, Eating Less Red Meat.

Insurance technology trends that are shaping 2020

Board of Innovation

Read about the key challenges faced by insurance innovators as we discuss 5 trends that have been impacting the industry: AI, blockchain, digitization, personalization and data, as well as hiring and retaining technically skilled talent. The post Insurance technology trends that are shaping 2020 appeared first on Board of Innovation.

6 Trends for Every Salesperson

Daniel Burrus

There are several new business trends taking place—all of which affect salespeople in every industry. Understand what the trends are and how to maximize them so you can maintain a successful sales career. The more you understand and adapt to today’s current business trends, the better your sales will be—today and in the future. Are you anticipating future trends in your sales career? The post 6 Trends for Every Salesperson appeared first on Daniel Burrus.

Global Trends of Remote Working

IdeaHunt

Global Trends of Remote Working

10 Financial Services Trends to Innovate Around

New Markets Advisors

business strategy financial-services trends innovationInnovation is all about delivering value to organizations by finding new ways to help consumers achieve the jobs they are trying to get… Continue reading on New Markets Insights ».

Crowdsourcing Trends Shaping the Future of Innovation

IdeaScale

There are many different crowdsourcing trends that have taken place over the past several years, but there are three in particular that I believe are shaping the future of innovation more than the others. In this article, I will be discussing those three trends, and why I believe they are shaping the future of innovation. The reason why this trend has become so popular is because it allows upper management to focus on other tasks that may be more important.

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Accelerate Growth Using Hard Trends

Daniel Burrus

By learning to separate the Hard Trends that will happen because they are based on future facts from the Soft Trends that might happen because they are based on various levels of assumptions, you can learn to become anticipatory in both your planning and execution and discover new and powerful ways to accelerate your growth and success. Hard Trends represent future certainties—things that we know with absolute confidence will occur. Hard Trends can help with that.

Three Trends in Supply Chain Innovation

IdeaScale

The post Three Trends in Supply Chain Innovation appeared first on IdeaScale. Getting what the customer needs, right where they are, at precisely the time that they want it is becoming ever more important. Efficient supply chains reduce waste, save money, and ensure the best possible goods are made and brought to market. There’s a lot of innovation waiting to turn supply chains into ever more powerful tools. Automation And Robotics.

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Key Trends for Future-Proofing Corporate Venture

Rocketspace

Corporate-Startup Partnerships Partnerships Trends Venture Capital Innovation Models CVCOver the last few years, the corporate venture model has shifted away from internal R&D towards an open innovation model in which companies partner with entrepreneurs to create new products or services. If it's done smartly, the partnership between company and startup provides a capital structure that can help the startup grow even faster.

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A Look at Innovative Sustainability Trends for 2020

IdeaScale

Are you looking to shape sustainability trends in 2020? There are several trends set to shape these sustainability efforts in 2020. Trends also show investors will move away from non-eco-friendly sectors such as coal. Success through sustainability can be achieved one trend at a time, as shown by research that reveals 49 percent of global respondents said they would pay above average prices for products for high-quality products that are sustainable and safe to use.

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California Legislators – Not Even You Can Stop a Trend

Adam Hartung

Economy Innovation Leadership Regulations Strategy Trends AB5 AFL-CIO gig economy law judy garland kim kardashian lyft mickey rooney tom brady uberRecently, the California legislature passed Assembly Bill, AB5 “The Gig Economy Law.” It redefined “employee” to try to reduce “contract workers.”

The Biggest Trends Impacting Retail Innovation

Rocketspace

Trends RetailThere's no doubt that e-commerce is on the rise as more and more consumers every year shop online and from their mobile phones. But before proclaiming in-store shopping to be a thing of the past, it's wise to consider how brick-and-mortar retail stores are beginning to implement cutting-edge technology.

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The Five Hottest Innovation Trends

Innovation Excellence

Only a year ago, we were just hearing about the “sharing economy” (since renamed the On Demand Economy), today the mainstream media reports on these trends constantly. Check out these top five I-Trends: Continue reading → Entrepreneurship Innovation Technology The Economy 3D Printing algorithms Crowdsourcing startups TrendsThe start up craze. 3-D printing. Uber, AirBNB and the unstoppable On Demand Economy.

7 Big Trends that Coronavirus is Accelerating

IdeaSpies

In times of turmoil we must look through the noise and see the trends that will shape our future. Crises are not new, however this. Feed generated with FetchRSS

Emerging Trends in the Automotive Sector

IdeaScale

However, no matter what automotive company you work for, there are some emerging trends that will impact your roadmap. Here are just a few of the emerging trends that we’ve seen. Who is going to be most excited about this new trend? Mckinsey shared this insightful article about what the emerging trends are in the automotive sector. The post Emerging Trends in the Automotive Sector appeared first on IdeaScale.

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Sorting Through the Management Tools and Trends

HYPE Innovation

We all are caught up in handling and understanding different management tools. The numbers are accelerating, and if anything it's adding more confusion to the pile we already have. So let’s see if we can help here, step back a little from your favourite tool and look at this just a little more deeply. How do we pick through all the tools, let alone keep up with all the new ones emerging? Research Tools

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7 Modern Trends That Are Innovating Traditional Workplaces

InnovationManagement

The post 7 Modern Trends That Are Innovating Traditional Workplaces appeared first on Innovation Management. Trend Alert artificial intelligence bureaucracy cloud cloud based applications company culture diversity Employee Engagement livestream open office productivity remote work side hustle startup telecommuting workplace cultureThe workplace of today little resembles the cubicles of yesteryear. More people telecommute and enjoy flextime options.

When It Comes to Trends, Know Which ones to Trust.

Daniel Burrus

Mention the word “trend” to some people and you may receive a smirk in response. Because many people simply don’t trust trends. Some trends are, in fact, very trustworthy—so much so that they can be considered future certainties. Understanding and embracing this different view of trends can unlock enormous opportunities for both you and your organization. 4 Ways to Spot a Trendy Trend . For one thing, it relates to how the word trend is often used.

5 Trends Driving Corporate Innovation

Innovation Excellence

The leaders of a 25,000-person U.S. government organization had a serious problem. They were stuck with outdated hardware and software, sometimes dating back to the eighties. Their workforce did not seem capable of adapting, and frustrated younger employees were leaving for more promising opportunities. Their customers and partners were asking for increasingly complicated support using. Innovation #BMNT Customers problem solving