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The 177 Myths of Innovation: Mega summary

The 177 Myths of Innovation: Mega summary | Innovation | Scoop.it
The term Myths of Innovation has become popular on the web, but few of these articles link to each other, which is sad. Much like the abuse of the term innovation itself, the meaning stretches further all the time.
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A comprehensive list.

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The CEO Obsessed With Making Eggs Without Chickens

The CEO Obsessed With Making Eggs Without Chickens | Innovation | Scoop.it
Dec. 3 (Bloomberg) –- Microsoft founder and billionaire Bill Gates is giving four stars to a new kind of egg that is hoping to disrupt the $9 billion dollar industry. Hampton Creek Foods is using technology, science and culinary expertise to replicate egg products sans chickens at a fraction of
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27 creativity and innovation tools - in one-pagers!

27 creativity & innovation tools is an overview of various commonly used techniques in creativity, innovation, research & development processes. All in one-pag

Via Viktor Markowski, Beth Kanter, Shoshana Fanizza
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Viktor Markowski's curator insight, May 23, 2013 9:54 AM

H/T Devon Reid

Lia Goren's curator insight, July 7, 2013 6:08 PM

Algunas herramientas super interesantes, lo más importante: acuérdate de ucarlas!!

Beth Kanter's curator insight, February 11, 2014 11:23 AM

Very useful deck of methods for facilitating new ideas and creativity.

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Retail: What’s Your Customer’s Mission?

Retail: What’s Your Customer’s Mission? | Innovation | Scoop.it
Your customer is trying to achieve a goal. And your job as a retailer is to help him or her achieve it. But how? (Retail: What's Your Customer's Mission? http://t.co/MxMoC1Yfv3 (Your customer is!
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Loyalty programs: Retailers are sitting on a huge pile of data. This is Innovation heaven.

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Empathy, Not Technology, Is The Mother Of Innovation | Human Centered Design

Empathy, Not Technology, Is The Mother Of Innovation | Human Centered Design | Innovation | Scoop.it

Empathy, not technology, is the mother of innovation: that was the surprising lesson learnt by a group of MBA students and entrepreneurs at a workshop led by IDEO and Google Labs at Silicon Valley 

 

“Having been through the empathy exercise we had a very different view of what was really important to our customer compared with what I probably would have imagined before.” 

 


Via Edwin Rutsch
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Very true: Innovation happens at the intersection of feasibility (what technology can achieve), viability (what makes business sense), and people (understanding the human experience).

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Inside Coin's techie vision for the all-in-one credit card

Inside Coin's techie vision for the all-in-one credit card | Innovation | Scoop.it
This hardware startup's ambitious device is a .84 mm thin card that stores an unlimited number of payment methods in its dynamic magnetic stripe. Read this article by Nick Statt on CNET News.
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There’s a .00006% Chance of Building a Billion Dollar Company: How This Man Did It

There’s a .00006% Chance of Building a Billion Dollar Company: How This Man Did It | Innovation | Scoop.it
David Friedberg was driving home from his job at Google, stuck in traffic in the pouring rain. On the side of the road, he noticed a bike rental shop for tourists, shuttered early due to the weather.
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Common Core "Expert Videos" on creativity, growth mindset, and more

Expert videos @scholastic: Dr. David Dockterman on how to build a growth mindset in struggling #math students. #ccss
http://t.co/23LRqRrY70

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To Catch Up, Walmart Moves to Amazon Turf

To Catch Up, Walmart Moves to Amazon Turf | Innovation | Scoop.it
Walmart is beefing up its technology in an effort to compete with Amazon for Internet shoppers and the software engineers needed to attract them.
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The Man Who Made the Cash Register Obsolete

The Man Who Made the Cash Register Obsolete | Innovation | Scoop.it
With the Square Card Reader, Jack Dorsey made it possible for anyone, anywhere to take credit card payments. Now, competition is heating up in the mobile payments market.
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Announcing the winners of the 2013 Intranet Innovation Awards - Column Two

Announcing the winners of the 2013 Intranet Innovation Awards - Column Two | Innovation | Scoop.it
It’s a busy week for us at Step Two! A few days ago we launched James Robertson’s latest book Essential intranets.
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The 3 Keys to Brainstorming Success (or Failure) | SmartStorming

The 3 Keys to Brainstorming Success (or Failure) | SmartStorming | Innovation | Scoop.it
RT @SmartStorming: "3 Keys to Brainstorming Success (or Failure)" - New blog post http://t.co/5rW5KiM4zm #innovation #creativity
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Very true. Objective, purpose and goals are the other metrics, which create the boundary within which to brainstorm.

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Forget Drones: This Is the Future of Delivery

Forget Drones: This Is the Future of Delivery | Innovation | Scoop.it
Dec. 10 (Bloomberg) –- Ten years in the making, a UPS system called Orion crunches data so that drivers can save a fraction of a mile. It's expected to save the world's biggest package delivery company millions of dollars a year in gas. Bloomberg goes inside the making of the mathematical model
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Business model innovation

Business Model Innovation Leonardo Zangrando, MEng, MBA (My latest upload : Business model innovation on @slideshare http://t.co/gJDrCNzEOA via @Learnin_Startup)...
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Innovation as Deviation: Embrace the Unknown

Innovation as Deviation: Embrace the Unknown | Innovation | Scoop.it
Often even the best of leaders struggle with innovation. Why is innovation so difficult and hard to manage?
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10 creative business card designs

10 creative business card designs | Innovation | Scoop.it
Back in the days a business card was used to show information about you and your company.But usually they didn't show accurately who you are and what you do in the brightest light. That's when most...

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A Crummy Theory of Innovation - Creative Innovation

A Crummy Theory of Innovation - Creative Innovation | Innovation | Scoop.it
A Crummy Theory of Innovation - Creative Innovation http://t.co/cG4NOAF4iR via @c_innovation
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Vivek Wadhwa: There’s No Age Requirement for Innovation

Vivek Wadhwa: There’s No Age Requirement for Innovation | Innovation | Scoop.it
VIVEK WADHWA: Great ideas by themselves don’t lead to breakthrough technologies or successful companies.
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Free Download Apple's Innovation Strategy - Learn How Apple Innovates

Free Download Apple's Innovation Strategy - Learn How Apple Innovates | Innovation | Scoop.it
Free Download of Apple's Innovation Strategy - Learn How Apple Innovates and How Steve Jobs made Apple the #1 Innovator
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Dreamforce '13 Agenda & Keynote Schedule - Salesforce.com

Dreamforce '13 Agenda & Keynote Schedule - Salesforce.com | Innovation | Scoop.it
Dreamforce '13 promises to be even more informative and dynamic, with our most exciting keynote speaker lineup yet.
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Content Loop powered by Capgemini | 5 Ways To Be More Innovative In The Digital Age

Content Loop powered by Capgemini | 5 Ways To Be More Innovative In The Digital Age | Innovation | Scoop.it
The following guest post is by Shama Kabani, a business strategist for the digital age, and serves as founder & CEO of The Marketing Zen Group (a full servi (To gain a competitive advantage and spur innovation, become a curator of ideas and content.
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Curation, Diversification, Communication & Collaboration are essential techniques to get innovative.

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