Starbucks

Starbucks understands better than most and exemplifies: it’s all about the brand experience. Nothing else. Continue reading

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Spotlight

Do too many ideas stall out innovation?
This quandary is rooted in what is known as the “Front End of Innovation,” which is the idea generation part of the process, and the “Back End of Innovation,” which is the strategy and implementation of these ideas. Continue reading

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So why all the buzz around the Internet of Things (IoT) now? Andrew Timm shares real examples of connectivity’s business value. Continue reading

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The Malloy Hoverbike is a sci-fi worthy innovation. It is probably the most important, ground breaking innovation in transportation in the 21st Century. Continue reading

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Tony Hsieh, the phenomenally successful CEO of Zappos likes to say that, “your brand is your culture” and believes so strongly in preserving his that he offers new recruits $1000 to quit. Anybody who doesn’t fit in will happily take the money and run. Continue reading

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Has “Innovation” become a four-letter word inside your company? Creating a culture of innovation from scratch isn’t easy. Transforming an existing culture is even harder. Learn what the core components of a culture of innovation are and how to transform your company’s culture. Continue reading

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Decluttering Innovation

People need time to innovate, but corporations tend to “tax” employees with time-wasting bureaucracy. As reported in The Economist, clutter is taking a toll on both morale and productivity. Continue reading

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