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Cloud Computing is Dead, Long Live the Cloud!

Some people have made fun of the fact that I said that the iPad might fail when it was announced, but I just looked back at what I said back in 2010 (before Apple fixed their Value Translation problem) and I stand by what I said in that article, and then I looked further back to what I wrote in 2009 about my vision of where computing needed to evolve, to a concept I call Seamless Computing. Continue reading

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New platforms often start out as a toy, but that shouldn’t blind us to new capabilities that can either propel us forward or run us over. We will have to adapt our perspectives and our skills or risk becoming irrelevant. Continue reading

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Innovators Are Using HR Software to Engage Employees

The new generation of multi-tasking HR software solutions are easy-to-use (some might even say fun), and offer valuable data to management through embedded analytics. Formerly used solely by HR managers, these systems are now crossing departmental lines. Soon, as companies continue to chase better employee engagement, it’s possible that every worker will interact with an HR system regularly. Continue reading

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Why big businesses fail at innovation

Nowadays you’ll likely find more than one news story about why big businesses fail at innovation. Here’s a look at the four most common reasons why big businesses fail at innovation. Continue reading

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“Entrepreneurs are using a new ‘Technocratic Democracy’ to create multi-billion dollar organisations faster than ever before; and legacy multi-nationals are finding themselves having to transform and rebuild their businesses in ‘mid flight’ in order to compete.” Continue reading

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Regain Control Over Your Innovation Portfolio

Innovating with purpose requires a clear strategy that aligns with business goals. Easier said than done. Here are three pragmatic starting points for an innovation strategy that delivers on growth expectations. Continue reading

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Microsoft's Latest Vision of Future Productivity

I came across the latest vision of future productivity from Microsoft today and thought I would share it with you, along with a whole series of previous videos from Microsoft taking a look at the same subject area, ranging from 2009-2015. It is interesting to see what has changed and what has stayed the same over those six years in their view of the future. Continue reading

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