INSIGHTS

January 15, 2017

Why You Should Supercharge Your Workplace With Gamification

With more than 282,000 customers in 190 countries, few companies are as prolific and omnipresent as the German enterprise giant SAP But back in 2013, SAP […]
January 11, 2017

The Future of Creativity and Innovation is Gamification: Gabe Zichermann at TEDxVilnius

Gabe Zichermann is the chair of GSummit where top gamification experts across industries gather to share knowledge and insight about customer & employee engagement and loyalty. […]
January 9, 2017

Yu-kai Chou: “A Framework on Actionable Gamification” | Talks at Google

As a Gamification Pioneer, Author, and International Keynote Speaker, Yu-Kai Chou explains the reason why so many products are function-focused (as opposed to human-focused) and fail […]
January 7, 2017

5 Statistics That Prove Gamification is the Future of the Workplace

What motivates employees at work? Recognition, rewards and a sense of competition are all strong motivators. Gamification works because it taps into each of these motivators […]
January 5, 2017

Meaningful Play: Getting Gamification Right

Foursquare, GetGlue, Nike+, Badgeville: From reading news to fulfilling your hearts’ desires, more and more “gameified” applications and “gamification” vendors doll out points and badges to […]
January 2, 2017

This is Your Brain on VR: A Look at The Psychology of Doing VR Right

GDC talks cover a range of developmental topics including game design, programming, audio, visual arts, business management, production, online games, and much more. We post a […]
December 30, 2016

Gamification at work | Janaki Kumar | TEDxGraz

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Gamification is a buzzword in business these days. Organizations are turning […]
December 28, 2016

IntraCnf NY – Intrapreneurship @ IBM – Craig Rhinehart

IntraCnf NY – Intrapreneurship @ IBM – Craig Rhinehart from Hans Balmaekers on Vimeo.
December 26, 2016

How To Brainstorm Like A Googler

Here at Google, we don’t have a secret formula for innovation. But that doesn’t mean Googlers’ best ideas are ineffable mysteries. On the contrary, we’ve found […]
December 23, 2016

Executing on Innovation

Vijay Govindarajan, Tuck School of Business professor, on why innovation is so hard to implement and what you can do about it.
December 15, 2016

These Five Behaviors Can Create an Innovation Culture

Many companies want to establish a culture of innovation, one that will encourage employees to take risks that lead to breakthrough products. But how exactly to […]
December 13, 2016

Know Your Customers’ “Jobs to Be Done”

For as long as we can remember, innovation has been a top priority—and a top frustration—for leaders. In a recent McKinsey poll, 84% of global executives […]
December 11, 2016

Don Tapscott: How the blockchain works

Ignore Bitcoin’s challenges. In this interview, Don Tapscott explains why blockchains, the technology underpinning the cryptocurrency, have the potential to revolutionize the world economy.
December 9, 2016

“Bad” Innovation Is Just What Your Company Needs

It’s easy to spot and celebrate the innovations that change company fortunes: Apple’s iPhone, Warner-Lambert’s (and then Pfizer’s) Lipitor, Microsoft’s Windows, to name a few. What […]
December 7, 2016

Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time

Steve Wanner is a highly respected 37-year-old partner at Ernst & Young, married with four young children. When we met him a year ago, he was […]
December 7, 2016

Brainstorming Does Not Work

Why people who brainstorm are wasting their time. Read more By Kevin Ashton
December 5, 2016

Beyond Functions

Conventional organizational structures may be obsolete. How about a model based on capabilities instead? Read more by Paul Leinwand and Cesare Mainardi
December 3, 2016

ERIC SCHMIDT | GOOGLE | STARTUP GRIND EUROPE

Eric Schmidt is the executive chairman of Alphabet, responsible for the external matters of all of the holding company’s businesses, including Google Inc., advising their CEOs […]
December 1, 2016

What if every company had a culture of innovation?

Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing; Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship, London Business School, spoke at the 2015 Global Leadership Summit, which explored the future […]
November 30, 2016

4 Simple Steps to a More Productive Mindset

Productivity is something we all strive for. Being the best we can be, showing up, being authentic and getting the most out of the time we […]