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4 Ways To Amplify Your Creativity

4 Ways To Amplify Your Creativity | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The holidays are over, the weather is lousy, and we’re sober again. We made all kinds of New Year’s promises, but the big one that will change our careers, if not our lives, is the promise to ourselves to become more creative.
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Qui  ci sono quattro modi specifici per condurre una vita più creativa e per aumentare le vostre capacità creative. La creatività non significa stanze blu o onde cerebrali, ma di impegno sociale ed esistenziale. Ecco cosa si può fare.

The Jazz of Innovation
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How Digital Disruption Impacts the Eldercare Industry

Think industries geared toward senior services are exempt from digital disruption? Think again!
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Silicon Valley’s Leading Intellectual On The Next Economy

Silicon Valley’s Leading Intellectual On The Next Economy | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
“Trying to create a world where you create more value than you capture for yourself is the beginning of a robust economy.”
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Can Africa's Innovators Solve Africa's Problems?

What can save Africa from its many problems; grinding poverty, corrupt bureaucrats, incompetent governments, civil conflicts and dire infrastructure? The best hope might lie with the innovations of its home grown entrepreneurs. Many solutions that work in the developed world do not translate well to Africa so indigenous innovations are often a better answer. In some cases they leap-frog current Western offerings.

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Your robot will serve you now

There are a lot of concerns about the advancement of artificial intelligence and robotics in regards to creating and especially destroying jobs.  When you read that many fast food and other basic service organizations are experimenting with replacing human workers with robots, you can begin to see the emerging problem. 
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What your company can learn from Google’s Area 120 model

What your company can learn from Google’s Area 120 model | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Big companies are too slow, too disorganized and too stuck under the weight of outdated playbooks and bad habits to benefit from opportunities to innovate.

That’s the picture the latest report by accelerator 500 Startups paints after surveying over 100 corporate executives that oversee innovation, including collaborating or investing in startups.

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We need to convince our youth that farming is very 21st century

We need to convince our youth that farming is very 21st century | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
With the fanfare of youth month now behind us, what remains and cannot be forgotten is the collective work necessary to address the systemic challenges facing SA’s youth everyday.

A lack of access to education, unemployment, and a technical recession must be addressed by creating appropriate opportunities to help youths participate in the economy.

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The dangers of letting Big Tech control AI

The dangers of letting Big Tech control AI | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Among the many trending and debate-worthy topics within the world of artificial intelligence, a few with rather profound ramifications are finally being openly discussed. Namely, there’s a fundamental disconnect between the way the tech industry talks about innovations in AI and the actual value delivered to consumers and enterprises. Worse still, AI is not yet fully democratized and has remained largely the bastion of major tech companies. Fortunately, that is about to change.

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We know innovation is key – but there's little agreement on exactly what it is

We know innovation is key – but there's little agreement on exactly what it is | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
We want the best education for our children and we want them to have the innovation skills needed for the jobs of tomorrow. But we don’t agree on what innovation really means.

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True Corporate Innovators Aren’t Who You Would Expect

Corporate innovation managers have one of the most difficult but necessary challenges in any organisation: trying to disrupt the organisation from the inside. An entrepreneur’s natural style of working is nimble. They take risks and swerve bureaucracy. They have decision making rights about where to spend time, money and resources.
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What Will Happen To Clean Energy Startups Under Trump?

What Will Happen To Clean Energy Startups Under Trump? | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Renewable energy is thriving. But will a drop in federal support hurt new innovation?
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China Set To Accelerate Life Science Innovation

China Set To Accelerate Life Science Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Rupert Murdoch famously said – to paraphrase – in coming years lots of money will be made in China, all by Chinese people. Whether Murdoch’s nostrum proves correct or not, China’s recent life science policy announcements suggest that the best science and strongest most innovative companies – regardless of country of origin – can thrive in China, the second largest market for medicine in the world.
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5 Ways Disruption Has Changed the World -- And How Businesses Can Adapt to the Future

5 Ways Disruption Has Changed the World -- And How Businesses Can Adapt to the Future | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Disruptive companies anticipate consumer needs and seek solutions to problems that may not have even fully developed into pain points yet.
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The World Is About to Change Even Faster

The World Is About to Change Even Faster | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
We sometimes take for granted that which is right before our collective noses. Creative destruction caused by technology is so rampant that it is practically a cliche. It is easy to ignore not only the speed at which disruption caused by technology is affecting society, but the acceleration in the pace of change. This acceleration and its effect on markets, companies and labor is astonishing.

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Artificial Intelligence in Amsterdam, the City of Freedom

Artificial Intelligence in Amsterdam, the City of Freedom | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The AI community is absolutely thriving in Amsterdam, specifically the research portion. I’ve met more researchers at Meetups here than I have for years in SF.” — Siraj Raval
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4 Brutal Truths about Innovation No One Wants to Talk About

4 Brutal Truths about Innovation No One Wants to Talk About | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Some of today's top innovators share what they've learned along the way.
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The Three-Step Process That’s Kept 3M Innovative For Decades

The Three-Step Process That’s Kept 3M Innovative For Decades | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
One 3M scientist explains how the approach his team used to develop a nasal antiseptic for hospitals is an organizational lesson every business should learn.
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Which Innovators Inspire the Innovators? (Some May Surprise You)

Whether you work with chatbots, programmatic advertising, artificial intelligence, or any other emerging field, it's hard work being an innovator. That's part of why I launched Innovation Congress, a conference July 18th-19th in New York - for some of today's top innovators to get together and discuss innovation.

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3 Truths About Innovation That Will Make You a Better Person

The truth is that many managers and executives often think that innovation is overrated. Believe me--it's not.
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Don’t be scared to open-source your startup’s technology

Don’t be scared to open-source your startup’s technology | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
To open source or not to open source? If you’re in the software business, this is a question you’re going to face at one point or another. The sooner you tackle it, the better.
The open-source movement is no underground phenomenon; it’s a fully mature and highly effective method of building software systems. You’re likely running open-source software right now. Every time you use Google you’re using one of the largest and most successful open-source operating systems in the world – Linux.
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What it Takes to Innovate in Large Organizations

Innovation, Corporate Innovation, Hacking for Defense, Lean Startup, Customer Development, Pete Newell, BMNT, Business Model, Business Model Canvas, Value Prop…
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EY - Digital transformation for 2020 and beyond

EY - Digital transformation for 2020 and beyond | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The global telecoms industry landscape is changing faster than ever. Erosion of legacy revenue streams driven by over-the-top (OTT) competitors continues, forcing operators to consider new ways of remaining relevant to consumer and enterprise customers.

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Classroom design vital to ed tech innovation, productivity

Classroom design vital to ed tech innovation, productivity | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
While much of the discussion on ed tech revolves around the tools, more attention must be paid to classroom design, Dartmouth assessment and evaluation postdoc Cindy Cogswell and Lead Instructional Designer Mike Goudzwaard write for EdSurge.
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Investing in Youth as the Future of Innovation and Economic Growth

Investing in Youth as the Future of Innovation and Economic Growth | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Young delegates from G20 nations recently issued recommendations that their governments should perhaps listen to.
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When does innovation have a true social impact?

When does innovation have a true social impact? | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Businesses are now rethinking how they can make a real difference to society and the world around them.

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In Math, Profs Use This Puzzle To Teach a Valuable Lesson About Problem Solving

In Math, Profs Use This Puzzle To Teach a Valuable Lesson About Problem Solving | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The missing square puzzle is an optical illusion used in mathematics classes to help students reason about geometrical figures; or rather to teach them not to reason using figures, but to use only textual descriptions and the axioms of geometry.
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