Author Archives: Julie Anixter

Server Death, or Break-an-Egg-with-Us!

Some of you may have noticed that yesterday our server crashed and we were offline for 24 hours. We noticed, and while we are happy that our site’s traffic is busting our seams, we have now entered the land of needing a new server. And it’s on order. If you love, or like, or would simply like to support the continued growth of Innovation Excellence we would gratefully accept your support in one of three ways: Continue reading

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Beyond the Issacson Bio – Steve Jobs

Patrick Meyer’s new book “Steve Jobs & the World of Mobile” is designed to show Job’s vision and inspiration in context, and to unleash insights for the future of an increasingly technology-enabled world. Continue reading

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If you’re looking for some real world wisdom and insight into how to think about leading technical innovation in complex environments, you’ll want to catch this Webinar with Vice Admiral Joseph W. Dyer (US Navy, ret.) Dyer completed his distinguished naval career by leading the business side of Naval Aviation at NAVAIR, Naval Aviation Systems Command. Continue reading

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Bill Clinton

In a cover story written for Time’s Oct. 1 issue, Clinton describes the Hult Global Case Challenge as one of his favorite partnerships. There’s a reason for that. Founder Ahmad Ashkar, along with partners at Hult International University, hope to create a new generation of profit-motive-driven social entrepreneurial start-ups. Continue reading

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On any given week around the country and the world there are gatherings where people sluff on their everyday lives like dead skin and and come to get inspired. BIF8, which stands for Business Innovation Factory’s intimate gem of a conference, stood its ground in Providence, Rhode Island this week and delivered vibrant stories from a mix of people creating deliberate and profound change. Continue reading

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Remember the adage about “their are always three meetings, the meeting before the meeting, the meeting and the meeting after the meeting”? The BEI Innovation Cloud seamlessly joins them all. Continue reading

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Webinar - Winning the War for Innovation

Tomorrow, September 12, 2012 Innovation Excellence co-founder Braden Kelley will be presenting a FREE webinar in cooperation with Imaginatik, a leader in the idea management software category. The webinar is titled ‘Winning the War for Innovation‘ and he’ll be helping you take a look at whether or not you’re ready to accept that innovation has become a top priority. Continue reading

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