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Two-Seconds Gives Your Business The Advantage

Two-Seconds Gives Your Business The Advantage | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it

The Two-Second Advantage isn’t a hypothetical “if” – the concepts are a certain “when.” Acting with foresight – not predicting but rather knowing the future – will be the model going forward.

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Creativity: The Final Competitive Advantage

Creativity: The Final Competitive Advantage | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Right now your company is very likely sitting on a corporate asset of immeasurable value. It’s more precious than all the equipment, machinery and buildings you own.   It’s a tool so powerful it could reshape your company and perhaps even your entire industry. I would also wager that your organization has no idea where it’s kept, how much of it you possess or how to deploy it to your advantage.
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Siemens to invest €1.1bn into new startups unit

Siemens to invest €1.1bn into new startups unit | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
News: Focus will be on artificial intelligence and decentralised electrification.

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The Secret To Daily Innovation

The Secret To Daily Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
When Balanda Atis joined L’Oréal as a chemist to formulate mascaras, she never forgot her experiences as teenager of not being able to find a foundation that worked for her skin tone. It wasn’t until seven years into her job that Atis was able to muster up the courage to approach the head of the makeup division about solving for the foundation issue.
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DHD showing how healthcare is a hotbed of innovation

DHD showing how healthcare is a hotbed of innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
One of the major paradoxes in healthcare is that, despite broad recognition that relentless cost, quality and equity pressures are dominant drivers for significant change there remains only slow progress towards real innovation in care delivery.
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Hillary Clinton supports patent reform, announces technology and innovation initiative

Hillary Clinton supports patent reform, announces technology and innovation initiative | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Earlier today Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee, released her Initiative on Technology & Innovation on her campaign website.
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Infusing the Basics With the Spirit of Innovation

Infusing the Basics With the Spirit of Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
In our opinion, one of the biggest misconceptions in education is the idea that "the basics" must precede innovation. While foundational skills such as literacy and numeracy will always be necessary, there's no reason why we can't teach them alongside innovative practices.
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Rise of health startups powers nation's innovation

Rise of health startups powers nation's innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Holed up in a shiny glass building in the Chinese city of Chengdu, Y. James Kang spends his days researching ways to repair damaged hearts, livers and brains-with the help of stem cells and 3D printers.

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A Principal's Reflections: Inspiring Students: Bringing Awe Back to Learning

A Principal's Reflections: Inspiring Students: Bringing Awe Back to Learning | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Awe might seem like just another three-letter word, but it is so much more.  A recent New York Times article detailed how humans can get goose bumps when we experience awe, that often-positive feeling of being in the presence of something vast that transcends our understanding of the world. It is a catalyst that can motivate people to do more good. The article also highlighted the research of Paul Piff and Dacher Keltner who found that awe helps bind us to others, motivating us to act in collaborative ways that enable strong groups and cohesive communities.
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Innovation Programs Don't Guarantee Innovation

Innovation Programs Don't Guarantee Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
According to the latest research, 131 large corporations currently operate their own accelerator programs.  Another hundred or more operate innovation labs and incubators. Clearly, companies are researching and experimenting with new technologies to find faster, more intuitive and smarter ways to beat the competition. While the accelerators and incubators have noble aims and are run with valiant effort, it does not guarantee that the corporation will succeed in finding a new product or answer to its competitive woes.

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Innovatief zijn betekent investeren

Innovatieve bedrijven investeren flink in hun onderzoeks- en ontwikkelingsactiviteiten, zo ook de negen Nieuwe Kampioenen die het FD de afgelopen weken heeft geportretteerd. Maar terwijl hun producten de grens overgaan, houden ze hun R&D-afdeling graag in de buurt.

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How E-commerce is Driving Innovation in Style

How E-commerce is Driving Innovation in Style | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
E-commerce trends, much like fashion trends, are constantly evolving. What was trending yesterday might not exist tomorrow. Even more, shoppers are putting increasing pressure on online retailers to meet their growing list of demands. Consumers want a simple, straightforward checkout process. An interface that is easy to manipulate and fun to use.
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From factory floor to innovation powerhouse: how China has changed

From factory floor to innovation powerhouse: how China has changed | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
China’s economy is transitioning to a “new normal” of higher labour costs, lower growth, increasing competition, and changing demographics.

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Burger King’s Mac n' Cheetos: a logical step in America's quest for innovation

Burger King’s Mac n' Cheetos: a logical step in America's quest for innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Fast food chain shock foods follow what America has always done – from colonization, to privatization of public utilities to the dawn of the gig economy
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Design Thinking: A Manual for Innovation

Design Thinking: A Manual for Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
What if there were a formula to create innovative products, experiences or services? I’m not talking about incremental improvements; I’m talking about disruptive innovation.
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How to fix Canada's innovation conundrum

How to fix Canada's innovation conundrum | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Start by removing some of the policies that shield Canadian companies from competition and give them less incentive to innovate
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This Skill Matters Much More Than Your Ability to Innovate or Problem-Solve

This Skill Matters Much More Than Your Ability to Innovate or Problem-Solve | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Conversation is not only the operating system of your brain; it's also the operating system of your entire organization.
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8 Breakthrough Innovations Saving Our Ocean

8 Breakthrough Innovations Saving Our Ocean | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Our ocean remains the greatest mystery on planet Earth. The ocean takes up 70% of our blue planet, yet we’ve only explored 5% of it. The ocean suffers from many urgent grand challenges – we don’t know enough about the ocean, too much pollution is going in, and too many fish and other animals are coming out.

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Home Care Disrupting Innovation for Elder Caregiving

Welcome to 21st century America - where we have longer lives than ever before, and more hopes for healthy aging. We are, happily, the beneficiaries of medical and scientific breakthroughs that have given us life spans that not long ago would have been the stuff of science fiction.
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How to unite innovation and data art?

How to unite innovation and data art? | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
This week, like any other Innovation Enthusiast, the Dare2bi team was at the Cognistreamer Crosstalk seminar 2016 in Antwerp.

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Samsung’s ‘culture innovation’ is now underway

Samsung’s ‘culture innovation’ is now underway | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Earlier this year in March, Samsung said that it wants to ditch the corporate bore and feel like a young and trendy startup again. The “culture innovation” drive is spearheaded by Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong who is particularly willing to shed the conglomerate’s rigid, top-down management culture to promote horizontal communication and increase work efficiency.

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How to define and categorize innovation labs

How to define and categorize innovation labs | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
A brief guide and starting point to explore the mission and freedom of innovation labs.
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10 Ways to Promote Innovation in a Team Environment

10 Ways to Promote Innovation in a Team Environment | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
No truer words have ever been uttered.
Regardless if you work in a creative profession like writing, painting or architecture; or as an entrepreneur trying to find creative new tactics to bring new customers in, innovation’s important in all aspects of running a business.
And why take on the entire creative load yourself when you have an entire team you’re paying to bring results to the table?
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Innovatie in de digitale wereld

Innovatie in de digitale wereld | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Het gebeurt regelmatig. Een ogenschijnlijk onschuldige partij betreedt de markt met een aangepast, soms minder functioneel, product en zet de hele markt op zijn kop omdat het er in slaagt de voorkeuren van klanten massaal te veranderen.
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4 Ways to Gain Success Through Safe Innovation

4 Ways to Gain Success Through Safe Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Success comes on the leading edge, not the bleeding edge. Learn how to mitigate risk while stretching to new heights.

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TraderFeed: Creativity and Innovation: The Achilles Heel of Trading and Trading Psychology

TraderFeed: Creativity and Innovation: The Achilles Heel of Trading and Trading Psychology | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Why is it that so many professional money managers (not to mention individual traders) fail to meet performance expectations?
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