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  • The Future is Invisible

    The world is at the precipice of one of the most dramatic shifts in history: the transition from an industrial society to one that is based on a deep understanding of an entirely new form of knowledge capital, behavior—our behaviors as well as those of the intelligent machines that we are b...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, data, Digital Technology, future, population changes, technology

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  • Product Development Process Lessons from BOSE’s Innovations

    I had the good fortune to work with Dr. Amar Bose and with the great company he founded. I helped to bring into the world two blockbuster products – BOSE’s Noise-Cancelling Headphones and the BOSE® Wave® Music System. Here are seven product development process lessons&nbs...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Innovation, Innovation Teaching Story, Inspiration, Bose Corporation, Innovation Management, success, technology

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  • Scaling Up Startups in Corporate Settings

    In recent years, an increasing intensity in collaboration between incumbent companies and startups has been observed. Meanwhile, close to 80% of corporations and startups have already been or are collaborating. The mutual – actually complementary – benefits seem pretty obvious: Benefi...


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  • There’s a Fly in the Milk (and a Bug in the Software)

    Where “software bugs” got their name — the dead moth stuck in a relay in Harvard’s Mark II in 1947. From https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_bug As one does, I spent a good part of this weekend reading the Annual Report of the Michigan Dairymen’s Association. It p...

    Tags: quality, Quality Systems, Random Thoughts, Software Quality, Technology Management, food and beverage, LinkedIn, pests, software bugs, software development, technology, value

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  • These Nine Powerful Technologies Are Now Ready for Rollout

    Every technology goes through a Development Phase before entering its Application Phase. The tech-advancements below are all entering the Application Phase. They are ready to be used as innovation tools — and to be used to solve your company’s and your customers real world challe...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Innovation, technology

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  • How Virtual Reality Will Drive the Future of Business

    In 1961, the first minicomputer, called the PDP-1, arrived at the MIT Electrical Engineering Department. It was a revolutionary machine but, as with all things that are truly new and different, no one really knew what to do with it. Lacking any better ideas, a few of the proto-hackers in residenc...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Innovation, future, technology, Virtual Reality

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  • These Are The Biggest Innovation Challenges We Must Solve Over The Next Decade

    Every era is defined by the problems it tackles. At the beginning of the 20th century, harnessing the power of internal combustion and electricity shaped society. In the 1960s there was the space race. Since the turn of this century, we’ve learned how to decode the human genome and make mac...

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  • Prioritize Your Best Ideas With One Powerful Tool

    Innovation is as much about choosing what not to do as it is about deciding what you’re going to do. I’ll never forget the words of a client of mine, an executive at PepsiCo: “We can do anything, but we can’t do everything,”  he said to me. So true. But most com...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Innovation, Management, Strategy, Business Models, technology

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  • Sky is the Limit: Intrapreneurship at Air France

    Marine Gall is VP Innovation & Intrapreneurship Programs at Air France, working on innovation, business synergies, transformation, change management, and customer centric items. She kindly accepted to tell us more about the intrapreneurship program which is now starting its season 2, “B...

    Tags: innovation, innovation excellence, Case Study, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Air France, Corporate accelerator, Entrepreneur, Incubation, Intrapreneur, Marine Gall, Open Innovation, Start-up, technology

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  • The Law Of The Instrument

    I can’t stand digital by default. -How about analogue by default instead? I can’t stand digital evangelists. -How about analogue evangelists instead? I can’t stand Head of Digital. -How about Head of Analogue instead? I can’t stand digital offering. -How about &hellip...

    Tags: all wrong, command and control, public sector, systems thinking, tools, digital, digital by default, IT, TECHNOLOGY

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