Creating The Committed Consumer, Social Enterprise's Next Big Mission Co.Exist Those of us who are active in the social enterprise space have spent a great deal of time tracking and discussing the emergence of the “conscious consumer." We've shared...
.Something that should really make us think: "Conscious consumers force companies to be more conscious. Committed consumers lead to more committed companies." We are looking to move consumers to the commitment mentality
Ocean drones plumb new depths in deep water research Economic Times The ocean drones are the centerpiece of “Gliderpalooza,” a collaborative ocean-survey coordinated by 16 American and Canadian government agencies, to explore maritime activity in...
Drones for the ocean? If this will help us get a better idea of the damage we are doing I am all for it.
Aerotropolis Milwaukee communities to sign collaboration agreement, Nine municipalities surrounding a proposed aerotropolis development around the General18 (Aerotropolis Milwaukee communities to sign collaboration agreement
Having started my career in Milwaukee, I think this is a great initiative for a City that has a long history as a transportation hub. Besides, Chicago is a real pain to get into and around.
Millennial Marketing Consultant Will Ferrell: An Elfish Lesson In Marketing To ... Forbes And this room for discovery, for co-creation, is where the magic happens. Marketing, in other words, isn't exactly dead.
Global manufacturing seen moving back to developed world CNBC.com The wage gap between developed and emerging economies is set to shrink significantly, according to new research, and could lead to a major shift in where companies base their...
I think this is good news. Equalization of the wage rates is good on both sides of the ocean.
Why Outsourcing Innovation Will Be Big in Tech and Beyond The Next Web For example, say company 'X', a finance company, is rapidly losing market share to competitors who are gaining an edge by providing automated services via mobile phone apps .
I think I have to agree with the concept that innovation might do better outside a structured corporate environment.
The key, MIT study finds, is designing products that make money for the microentrepreneur.
“We’re trying to refocus people’s design thinking,” Austin-Breneman says. “For example, rather than figuring out a clever way to fix sanitation, let’s come up with a clever way to make people money that’s perhaps in the sanitation sector.”
Times of India Planetary Resources and NASA team up to crowdsource the search for asteroids Engadget Planetary Resources really wants to mine asteroids for valuable materials, but first it has to find them.
Want to help find asteroids to benefit mankind and a space mining company?
toolkit for better and accurate reporting (Audience #engagement: Important for better #crowdsourcing? http://t.co/FgLLQi0Qyl)
I like to hear that the question of User Generated Content validity can be added to work flow process. In fact it has generated several new apps like MatterMaps to help journalists curate, organize and verify the content.
"Machines” is an intersection of sculpture, music, and performance. Please click the PLAY button. Large metal machines powered by motors, solenoids, pneumatics, and hydraulics, built from the waste of post industrialism. Booming percussives, low frequency vibrations, and howling pipes – all operated to create sounds by musicians poised at control panels.
VOXX International Announces New Accessory Product Collaboration With Ford TechnologyTell HAUPPAUGE, NY – VOXX International Corporation has announced the launch of a new accessory product with Ford Motor Company through a collaborative effort...
Now features like this - remote start and keyless entry cell phone app and hardware - are nice integrations to get from the start. I hope we see more collaborations like this with Ford.
Project One Percent is a global movement of people championing a practical solution to the climate crisis.
I like this. A social imperative that really needs to take off. "Project One Percent calls on the largest financial institutions in the world to move 1% of their [our] funds into a market mechanism called Environmental Tracking. This market mechanism is designed to drive greater corporate transparency and lower greenhouse gas emissions. "
Trust is the structural underpinning of business collaboration. Our customers put their trust in us daily. They are confident we have their backs.
"Trust should be implicit in our message." This is a great statement and one that is all too often forgotten in the rush to create a marketing brochure or launch a product. Large or small, each company needs to work to build trust with consistent actions and transparency.
Google+, the world’s second biggest social network, is changing the online landscape.The Google+ Guide from Vocus provides everything you need to know in a step-by-step format, from setting up your page to engaging better and measuring success.
3-D technology quickly reshapes manufacturing Columbus Dispatch The plastic figures might not look like much, but to Zach Kaplan, the 3-D printing technology creating them represents the early promise of digital manufacturing, powered by desktop...