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Do You Have What it Takes to Innovate?

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Innovation has become the benchmark of success, particularly in the current business environment. Companies in every industry are stepping up their efforts to become more innovative in the way they work, communicate and produce the goods and services they sell. But with such an objective, the obvious challenge becomes, how to identify the individuals within an organization who possess the greatest potential to innovate.

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Effective partnerships drive innovation

Effective partnerships drive innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
By collaborating with smart organizations of all sizes, corporations drive productivity gains both for their customers and for their own professionals. It’s a win-win for all parties.
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It doesn’t matter if it’s a good idea if the timing’s not right

It doesn’t matter if it’s a good idea if the timing’s not right | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
For Jarrod Levitan and his team at TriNimbus Technologies Inc., the biggest decision was a matter of timing.

"I recognized in 2008 that the cloud and cloud computing were going to be the future," says Mr. Levitan, who is co-founder and, appropriate for his business, chief cloud officer at TriNimbus.

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The End of Moore's Law Will Change How We Need To Think About Innovation

The End of Moore's Law Will Change How We Need To Think About Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
A shift from disrupting markets to tackling grand challenges
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We must not let regulation crush innovation

We must not let regulation crush innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
As the regulatory burden on banks and other financial services firms increases, it is unsurprising that we are seeing innovative technological solutions
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Digital London: How we can remain a capital of innovation

Digital London: How we can remain a capital of innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
London is the world’s business capital and the engine of Britain’s economy.
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Innovation Goes Nowhere Unless You Have a Method to Survive as a Startup

Innovation Goes Nowhere Unless You Have a Method to Survive as a Startup | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The most famously innovative and successful companies all had to survive similar early-stage mistakes and failures.
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3 innovation types: evolution, preventative and creative

I was thinking over the weekend that for years we've positioned innovation incorrectly.  Too often we position innovation as creating a new and valuable offering or solution, ready when customers are ready to demand new products and services.  In other words, we've positioned innovation as something to do to prepare for future business, future needs and future demands.  Innovation does answer for these issues - identifying needs and developing ideas for products and services for unmet and perhaps unanticipated needs.
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15 Social Innovation Podcasts That Will Inspire You To Impact The World

15 Social Innovation Podcasts That Will Inspire You To Impact The World | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
In this post I try to list some of the most interesting social impact and social enterprise podcasts that I listen or have listened to. Of course there are tons of more great shows out there, but these are the podcasts that I feel relate to Causeartist the best. Happy Listening.
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What Your Innovation Process Should Look Like

What Your Innovation Process Should Look Like | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Companies and government agencies often make the mistake of viewing innovation as a set of unconstrained activities with no discipline. In reality, for innovation to contribute to a company or government agency, it needs to be designed as a process from start to deployment.

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Linux: Why Microsoft will drive its innovation

Linux: Why Microsoft will drive its innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Microsoft, while maintaining its commitment to Windows, has made the necessary steps to not merely run on Linux but to help shape the future of Linux
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20 Tech Innovators to Watch in 2018

20 Tech Innovators to Watch in 2018 | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
In technology, huge changes happen every month. Here are 20 innovators that you'll want to keep your eye on.
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The Business Consulting Industry is Booming, and It's About to Be Disrupted

The Business Consulting Industry is Booming, and It's About to Be Disrupted | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Management consulting is a $250 billion industry. It's big. It's growing. It's highly profitable. And it's about to be disrupted.
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What digital transformation means for innovation

What digital transformation means for innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Innovation is crucial for a business in the digital age. To do it effectively, you need a plan.

As the world shifts to greater adoption of digital technology in our everyday lives, businesses must adapt their strategies to embrace this shift. With regard to innovation, digital transformation is crucial – but there are some caveats.
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How Corporations Benefit From Supporting Local Startups

How Corporations Benefit From Supporting Local Startups | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Although most signs point to continued growth in the U.S., an overwhelming economic pessimism seems to have taken hold in many parts of the country. Not a day goes by that I don’t read about the roboapocalypse — the massive job loss to be wrought by automation. These are real and valid concerns to be sure. Technology today is disrupting nearly every sector at a speed that eclipses previous revolutions. But to adopt a negative view of the future, to focus on what we may plausibly lose, is to miss out on what we have the potential to gain from this coming “Third Wave” of technology, both in terms of innovations and job creation.
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Can We Build A Global Internet From Swarms Of Satellites And Tech-Company-Backed Balloons?

Can We Build A Global Internet From Swarms Of Satellites And Tech-Company-Backed Balloons? | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
As it becomes more and more necessary for every citizen to have internet access in order to take advantage of the modern economy, a new system of space-based internet is trying to close the digital divide.

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The ‘No’ in ‘Innovate’

The ‘No’ in ‘Innovate’ | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Selecting new initiatives is important for administrators and teachers—but so is refusing to take on too much.
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Verizon CEO on Innovation in Telecom

Verizon CEO on Innovation in Telecom | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Verizon Chairman and CEO Lowell McAdam speaks to Bloomberg’s Jackie Simmons at Sooner Than You Think on the rapidly evolving telecom sector, the changing regulatory environment and how to spur innovation and improve broadband infrastructure.
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Why Innovation Flounders in Established Companies

Why Innovation Flounders in Established Companies | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
I just spent a day working with Bob, the Chief Innovation Officer of a very smart large company I’ll call Acme Widgets. Bob summarized Acme’s impediments to innovation
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Watch These 3 Videos To Expand Your Perspective On How Technology Drives The Next Economy

Watch These 3 Videos To Expand Your Perspective On How Technology Drives The Next Economy | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
A number of emerging technologies will drive the Next Economy in the next 10 to 20 years, changing the way we do just about everything; and it’s already happening.
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The Top 10 Cloud Innovation Blogs You Should Read

The Top 10 Cloud Innovation Blogs You Should Read | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
An idea can not find a meaningful outcome until it is shared with an appropriate audience. And the medium of blogs have really proven beneficial for sharing one’s ideas, purposefully. It helps in creating a thorough knowledge base across the web. Every expert looks for a medium to share his thoughts with all the kindred people around the world. Once written on a blog, anyone can refer to these ideas and thoughts. The only thing that matters here is the source should be reliable one. Let’s look at ten renowned blogs that talk about cloud and its potential.

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Getting ready for the future of work

Artificial intelligence is poised to disrupt the workplace. What will the company of the future look like—and how will people keep up?
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11 tech breakthroughs that led to today’s smartphones

11 tech breakthroughs that led to today’s smartphones | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
With the imminent release of the next generation of iPhones, let's look at what early pioneers did to get us to where we are today.
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When modern day innovators begin to stray

When modern day innovators begin to stray | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
More than two decades ago, Qualcomm unveiled a baseband processor that enabled the earliest cell phones to connect with the cellular network. This was a big breakthrough, both for the consumers who quickly embraced the technology and for Qualcomm, which held a patent on the technology and consequently established an immense revenue stream from the growing cellular market.
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Is China leaping past us?

Is China leaping past us? | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Sixty years ago this fall, the Soviet Union shocked the world by launching into orbit Earth’s first artificial satellite, Sputnik 1. The beach ball-sized spacecraft was an astounding scientific achievement, one previously thought beyond the reach of Moscow. As Sputnik circled the globe and emitted radio signals detectable by anyone with a short-wave receiver, the American public experienced a crisis of confidence over their country’s standing in the world and its Cold War competitiveness.

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A reality check for the genomic revolution

A reality check for the genomic revolution | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Inside the technological, legislative and financial checks on the rise of genome-based medicine
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