innovation

How to Be Disruptive and not Disrupted – Motivation for Tomorrow’s Innovators – Business Article

As the fortune reads, “may you live in interesting times.” It’s both a blessing and a curse as interesting implies not only arousing curiosity or catching one’s attention, but also presenting challenging and enthralling opportunities and experiences. Well, we do live in interesting times and every day, I’m studying and living through new experiences and trends to learn, unlearn and grow. But interesting times doesn’t quite describe what’s happening today nor does it properly set expectations for what’s to come.…

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The SAP Plastic Challenge – Digital Business & Business Analytics – Business Article

Over 50 tonnes of plastic waste were generated across the European Union last year,  according to a study by the World Wildlife Fund, and consumers are increasingly concerned about the potential environmental impacts vividly illustrated in programs such as the BBC’s Blue Planet. Stephen Jamieson, Head of SAP Leonardo in the UK, saw an opportunity to innovate with purpose. Working with design expert David Kester, he put together a series of Plastic Challenge workshops bringing together consumers and retail industry experts…

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Building The Intelligent Enterprise – Digital Business & Business Analytics – Business Intelligence Article

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Australia’s innovation paradox: Innovation not a core value for 75% of Australian organisations, yet most business leaders believe they have the skills for innovation | Dynamic Business – Small Business Advice – Forums – Business Article

Ricoh, a leading provider of smart workplace technology, yesterday announced the findings of its Workplace Innovation Index, a new look into the challenges Australian organisations face with driving innovation and adapting to change. In a survey of business leaders conducted on behalf of Ricoh by StollzNow Research, only one-quarter (25%) believe innovation is core to their business, however, a solid 40 per cent believe they must innovate for survival. Additionally, nearly two-thirds of business leaders believe they have the capability…

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O2 Blue Door: Technological innovation for growth – Business Article

Jo Bertram, O2’s Chief Digital and Strategy Officer, outlines the need for technological innovation in order to achieve growth in the future. At the O2 Blue Door Conference in September, I had the opportunity to present my thoughts on how business growth in the future will be fuelled by technological innovation. As Chief Digital and Strategy Officer at O2, innovation is at the front of my mind every single day. Before joining O2 my career included working with start-ups, as…

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Why do so many big companies lack marketing basics? – Business Article

By Mark Schaefer A short time ago, Verizon quietly folded its big-time venture into social content, a platform they started in 2015 called Go90. The telecommunications company wanted to become a media company, and it bet big bucks to make it happen. With younger video viewers increasingly flocking to YouTube and social platforms instead of linear TV, the time was ripe for a new video platform competitor, especially one that could offer great content from the digital video creators and…

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The 2018-2019 State of Digital Transformation – Business Article

I’m proud to announce the availability of The 2018-2019 State of Digital Transformation report. Now in its fifth year, our annual “State of Digital Transformation” research continues to document the constantly evolving enterprise. As disruptive technologies and their impact on organizations and markets continue to progress, our research aims to capture the shifts and trends that are shaping modern digital transformation. In 2018, strategic digital transformation is only becoming more pervasive moving beyond IT to impact competitiveness throughout the organization.…

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Marketing Is Critical To Success in 2019 and Beyond – Wonen in Business Article

As 2019 begins, it’s time to reclaim marketing as a key driver of business.  Management guru Peter Drucker once said, “Because its purpose is to create a customer, the business enterprise has two — and only these two — basic functions: marketing and innovation.” Clearly most business leaders embrace innovation as the lifeblood of their companies today, but lately marketing has been relegated to a staff-driven, cost center by many.  And that has caused waste, missed opportunities, and failure for…

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Building the Intelligent Enterprise – Digital Business & Business Analytics – Business Intelligence Article

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Attention Students and Entrepreneurs: Here’s Why The Social Sciences are More Important Than Ever – Business Article

Sasha Freemind@sashafreemind, Unsplash.com Somewhere between Summer and Fall, I spent an unforgettable moment with Andrea Koppel. The good news is that we recorded our conversation. If the surname sounds familiar, it’s because Andrea is the daughter of iconic broadcast journalist and host of Nightline Ted Koppel. Andrea is a force of her own however. Among many things, she’s the host of the uber-popular Time4Coffee podcast. It’s a show dedicated to students and entrepreneurs where “caffeinated career conversations” guide listeners in their…

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The Frozen Middle Separates Management from Leadership (and Innovation) – Business Article

Illustration created with culture design firm @GapingVoid We live in a time of digital Darwinism. As technology evolves so do markets. And as they evolve, behaviors, values and norms also adapt. This sets the stage for the widespread disruption that we are witnessing today. Regrettably, or not, many reigning executives are not experienced to lead growth and innovation strategies as disruptive technologies radically shift everything around them. Yet, no matter how well we study history, it’s always doomed to repeat itself.…

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Do we still need designers? • Derek Cheshire – Business Article

Dear Reader, Slowly but surely things at HQ are getting back to normal although the UK’s weather (we Brits love to talk about it) has resulted in a little less doing and a little more thinking! This will be the last newsletter for the summer as I skip August when most people take a holiday. The series of short videos which I am gathering together under the title ‘Rough Cut Creativity’ are being added to but are not yet published.…

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Have vision, be confident – The Commercial Reality – Business Article

While Chamber of Commerce and Industry of WA CEO Deidre Willmott has worked with some amazing leaders in government and the private sector throughout her career, she’s developed her own style along the way. “I would say that what I have learnt is that a leader has to have a vision. They have to articulate where they want an organisation to go and they need to live that vision every day,” she says. “Firstly, they need to be confident that…

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Using Live Interactive Broadcasting to Grow Your Business – Business Achievers – Business Article

Video continues to play a vital role in every business’s online marketing, with immense potential to boost your reach and consumer engagement. Watching videos accounts for one third of the time people spend on the internet, and this is only expected to keep growing in coming years. Live broadcasting takes video further, enabling viewers to interact with businesses in real time. How can companies like yours use this to improve your online performance? Hosting Live Broadcasts from Big Events Visiting…

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SUKONNA Opening Soon in Nepal – SUKONNA – Women in Business Article

SUKONNA, as the word suggests as perfect women, is working to empower the women worldwide into the self-dependent perfect women. It is basically a platform for women started in Bangladesh, getting ahead to extend the community all over the world and make a common platform for all women where they can learn, share and connect with each other. Laxmi GautamCountry Manager, SUKONNA Nepal SUKONNA aims to provide opportunities, entrepreneurship and provide support, fund, and mentorship regarding them. It is also working to…

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