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Fear to fail? Then do nothing (and fall behind). - The Jazz of Innovation

Fear to fail? Then do nothing (and fall behind). - The Jazz of Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it

Here are a few thoughts to help encourage your people to be more creative in their solutions and to drive everyone to seek out new best practices that can be integrated into the community.

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Robots will push men out of bed…

Robots will push men out of bed… | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Realbotix, the American manufacturer of sex robots for men, decided to release a similar toy for women. Representatives of the company are confident that the new product will be very popular, as unlike the soulless vibrators possesses artificial intelligence, can remember the partner’s habits, maintain conversation and even gently embrace the hostess.
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Is 2018 the Year When the Future of Work Finally Becomes ... Work?

Is 2018 the Year When the Future of Work Finally Becomes ... Work? | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
No one predicted in 2007 how the iPhone would transform both society and the workplace, sparking an age of mobility that changed the way we talk, share and connect. Yet here we are in 2018, with apps creating billion dollar businesses and millions of people paying $1000 a pop for the iPhone X.

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This Is What the Future of Fashion Tech Looks Like

This Is What the Future of Fashion Tech Looks Like | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Whether it’s the latest smartwatch, “smart” wearables, or new portable charging concepts, it feels like we’re constantly inundated with the latest products claiming to revolutionize the way we connect with technology. In the fashion world, we’re generally increasing our tech savvy while on the tech side of the industry, innovations are ever more developed with fashion and style in mind. If you’re already on the forefront of the tech sphere, you might have an idea of what will come next. To find out exactly what the future of fashion tech holds, we went straight to the source of the newest product releases.

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Forces of change: The future of mobility

Forces of change: The future of mobility | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
A number of forces are converging to change the way people and goods travel from point A to point B. The resulting new mobility ecosystem could have wide-reaching impacts that span a host of industries and players.
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IT’S THE VELOCITY, STUPID!*

IT’S THE VELOCITY, STUPID!* | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Almost every day we hear of a new breakthrough. CRISPR, immuno-oncology, genomics, nanoparticle disease detection, AI and regenerative medicine are just some of the commonplace headlines that are defining modern medicine, as a century of life expansion and life extension unfolds before us. But cutting-edge inventions and discoveries are not new to the life sciences industry, which has driven innovations that have saved lives and changed the course of human history. From antibiotics to antiretroviral therapy, we are fortunate to live in an age of such fundamental changes in science, medicine and healthcare.

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6 Fundamental Questions That Robots in the Workplace Are Forcing Us to Address

6 Fundamental Questions That Robots in the Workplace Are Forcing Us to Address | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Rapid technology change is disruptive and we need to be prepared.
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The Skills Every Business Needs Now

The Skills Every Business Needs Now | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it

We are teetering on the edge of the Fourth Revolution in technology. The first great revolution – the agricultural one – took place thousands of years ago, followed by the Industrial Revolution in the 18th and 19th centuries and the Digital Revolution that has been raging for just a couple of decades. Each of these upheavals transformed society beyond recognition.

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9 in 10 Millennials Want This 1 Quality in the Company They Work For

9 in 10 Millennials Want This 1 Quality in the Company They Work For | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Technology is changing how the world operates, but how can it positively affect our home and the people who live on it?
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How to stop our economic models from exacerbating inequality

How to stop our economic models from exacerbating inequality | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
In the face of widening inequality, we need to consider more egalitarian economic models to create inclusive growth.
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Scientists are making carbon fiber from plants instead of petroleum

Scientists are making carbon fiber from plants instead of petroleum | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Cheaper, plant-based carbon fiber could be used to make lighter cars that consume less fuel.
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Consciousness Hacking: Mikey Siegel on Transformative Tech and the Future of Spirituality

Consciousness Hacking: Mikey Siegel on Transformative Tech and the Future of Spirituality | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The late Isaac Asimov once said, “The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”

Given our current global predicament, it’s easy to read his words as nothing but absolute truth. Indeed, it seems modern science has far outpaced our collective capacity for wisdom.

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​5 Of The Most Disruptive Strategy Innovations Of The Last 20 Years

​5 Of The Most Disruptive Strategy Innovations Of The Last 20 Years | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Suffice it to say, we are all a bit obsessed with innovation these days.

It’s not hard to understand why. One of the few defining characteristics of the last 20 years has been innovation, both for the individual and for enterprise. The result has been a tendency to associate new with innovation and innovation with ‘good’.

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4 Reasons Why You Need To Focus On Innovation

4 Reasons Why You Need To Focus On Innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Each day, innovators in the business world create new products, methods, and ideas. They manage to look at problems differently and come up with solutions others cannot, and they provide an endless stream of value to their companies. In fact, innovation just might be the most important component of a successful company.

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Disruptive Technologies in Manufacturing

Disruptive Technologies in Manufacturing | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
As we launch into 2018, here’s a look at some of the key technologies that can not only disrupt, but also revitalize manufacturing in the coming year.
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The new core: Unleashing the digital potential in “heart of the business” operations

The new core: Unleashing the digital potential in “heart of the business” operations | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
No surprise that the first digital wave has focused on the flash of customer engagement and marketing. But attention is now turning to the heart of the business—back-office processes that offer opportunities to reinvent how daily work gets done—and harnessing emerging tech to build an enterprise ecosystem.
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5 Innovative Business Models for Young Architectural Practices

5 Innovative Business Models for Young Architectural Practices | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The architecture profession is in a perpetual debate concerning the myriad issues that impact how we practice and how that work can and should impact the world around us. As the chair of the AIA’s Young Architects Forum, I am keenly aware of the problems facing the next generation of practice leaders: inefficient practice models that lead to overworked, underpaid, and highly unsatisfied staff. We hear repeatedly that a seismic shift in the way firms operate is necessary to successfully move the profession forward and retain talent.

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How the union of big and small companies cultivates disruptive innovation

How the union of big and small companies cultivates disruptive innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
True disruption blooms when the agility of start-ups collides with the expertise, scale and
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China reclaiming its status as a leader in innovation

China reclaiming its status as a leader in innovation | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Invention is the original act of creation while innovation is the creation of value at scale. Scale is critical, because it enables us to build companies that reduce costs, expand production, create more value and reinvest that into an ecosystem. This means innovation plays its part in allowing a company to grow larger. It's worth thinking about the history and the origins of American and Chinese collaboration on innovation.
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Narendra Modi says he s making efforts for innovation-friendly systems

Narendra Modi says he s making efforts for innovation-friendly systems | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Yesterday Said His Government Is Making Efforts To Create Systems That Are Innovation-Friendly To Build An Innovation-Driven New India
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Problem Solving Buffers The Brain Against Anxiety

Problem Solving Buffers The Brain Against Anxiety | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
When it comes to managing anxiety, science just lent more credibility to the advice to “stay busy.” Engaging the brain to stay busy with problem-solving appears to be an effective buffer against debilitating anxiety, especially in those prone to the worst of the condition, according to a new brain imaging study from Duke University researchers.

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Bitcoin is a mere drop in the ocean of blockchain opportunities

Bitcoin is a mere drop in the ocean of blockchain opportunities | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
London Blockchain Week kicks off tomorrow, bringing together experts from around the world to share their new and exciting applications for blockchain
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Top 5 Project Management Trends to Watch Out for in 2018

Top 5 Project Management Trends to Watch Out for in 2018 | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
The project management field is experiencing a great transformation as the result of variation in business practices, project requirements, and the expected results. The Project Management Office is expected to shift a gear and focus more greatly on the people, project processes and available technologies needed to successfully execute projects rather than the projects themselves.
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What Is the 'New Economy' and Can It Help Save the Planet?

What Is the 'New Economy' and Can It Help Save the Planet? | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
For society to survive within the Earth's ecological limits, we must reject the goal of endless growth.
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Technology predictions for 2018 and beyond

Technology predictions for 2018 and beyond | The Jazz of Innovation | Scoop.it
By 2030 what we’ve come to know as “IT” today will be virtually unrecognisable
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​Tech jobs: Why the enterprise architect is your new secret weapon

Enterprise architect role is now key to successful projects, but there are changes ahead for this role.

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