Category: Entrepreneurship

Understanding CEO speak is key to succeed in Innovation Continue reading

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In our saturated marketplace and overload information era, it is harder and harder to make personal connections and engage with customers. Customers are never more than a text, search, tweet, post or question to Google or Siri away from finding another option to fulfill their needs if you can’t get it done. Same process if they’re just not having the experience with you that they expected. Continue reading

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Comedian Damon Wayans shares lessons for innovators with contributor Stephen Bohnet in this post. Continue reading

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Rather than looking at startups as disruptors or threats, large companies need to start embracing the innovator’s mindset, where threats are often seen as opportunities. In this case, the opportunity to partner with nimble, emerging startups that are well positioned to exploit emerging trends and disruptive innovations is one worth exploring. Continue reading

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Pigeon.ly’s Frederick Hutson is not the usual innovator. He didn’t share the same background as other tech entrepreneurs, but this is what enabled him to solve different problems that nobody else was solving. Continue reading

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Evidence shows us that the 20th Century Corporation is dying and that it’s being replaced by a new breed of Millennial Organisation that operates, scales and runs in an entirely new way. In order to compete tomorrow’s corporations will need to reinvent their operating model and develop a platform strategy. Continue reading

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What traits to successful startup founders share? It seems to be more than just brains and hard work. This is a top 12 list of the common characteristics I’ve observed in successful founders (and leaders). Continue reading

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