Toe Dipping – Strategy Or Excuse?
There is an inherent lack of boldness among businesses today. It is a phenomenon that I would like to call “Toe-Dipping”. I believe that many corporations hunker down into analysis/paralysis. When a new, and potentially game-changing idea is brought forward there seems to be a need to gather reams of information, conduct extensive market reviews, list a never-ending slew of pros and cons and then maybe, just maybe, approval will be given for a pilot project.The Right Questions
“What do you want me to do?” That’s the right question that Gregg Popovich, head coach of the San Antonio Spurs asks his players when they’re trying to figure out the right next play to win a game. He steps back, and lets them figure out their next step. They’ve risen to the occasion by giving “Coach Pop” 16 consecutive winning seasons, more than any other active NBA coach. Right questions are powerful questions that once answered, provide direction, clarity and purpose. When is the last time a question changed your game?5 Ways That Nikola Tesla Inventions Changed The World
Nikola Tesla was the genius who first saw that power and energy could be drawn from any point of the universe – and harnessed for a diverse range of activities. But it wasn’t until 70 years after he died that his inventions have attracted the kind of mainstream attention they so richly deserved.How to Become a Millionaire During National Youth Service (NYSC): How to Win the Best Corper Award
Some viable PCDS projects are a new idea or an improvement on an existing one. Your project must stand out from the crowd. It must ‘go the extra mile’. Rampant projects attract lesser attention. There are some PCDS projects that can “pull” the Director-General from Abuja to your community for the commissioning. If the project is new, its fame will spread seamlessly. Introduce something fresh and you will draw the attention of the community, top NYSC and government officials.Organizing Professional Events Through Kraft Boxes
Kraft paper is famous for its elasticity, fundamental of manufacturing this brown paper is to bear weight and offer high resistivity for water or damped situation. The concept of making packaging boxes out of Kraft paper is not new; printing of brown boxes is common for gift packaging, jewelry, ornaments and many other things. They come in a variety of colors and shapes, making Kraft boxes in custom shapes is easy as compare to other stock, moreover they are stylish and tastefully elegant to present anything.Is the Future of Shopping, T-Commerce?
Recent reports show that UK shopping habits are changing and we are now making more and more purchases not on the high street at the weekend but sitting in our lounge. With the increase in internet enabled TV’s, the television is entering an entirely new era, with additional opportunities for advertising, marketing, revenue generation, and viewer participation. A recent report from Conlumino suggests that up to ¼ of UK consumers will make online purchases from interactive TVs before the end of 2014, this is known as T-commerce.Wireless Vehicle Indentification Gives Energy Management a Boost
Smart phones and tablets are just the leading edge of the wireless migration. Hot on their heels are a variety of wireless devices and applications designed for business. One example, in the area of energy management, is a wireless fuel management systems. When designing the Internet of Things a fuel management system is probably not the first project that comes to mind but for businesses that are looking for real financial impact, this one may be hard to beat.Technology and Innovation Changing the Private Investigation Industry
Everyday a new police agency adds an open source analyst to their mix of investigators. Now private industry is utilizing these deep web scrapers and data miners to deliver comprehensive, and thorough investigations to their clients. What and how they do it is a secret. Until now.Business Innovation on a Shoestring Budget
It’s true – innovation is a huge buzzword and we are all aware. While the idea of innovation is tossed around and misused, it doesn’t mean businesses can’t or shouldn’t be innovative, but rather the opposite: businesses need to embrace creativity and exciting new ways to connect with customers.Innovators Know How
Innovation is of large value for every business. It enables a business to be successful in the long term. Learn how to innovate successfully and how to become a real innovator!Warning! Disruptive Innovation Ahead
Disruptive innovation is about to impact your business. What can you do to survive and thrive?Brainstorming Engineering Sessions – Don’t Let Your Design Talent Team Go To Waste
Some say brainstorming sessions are for the birds, but I say if you do it right, you’ll meet the Goose laying your company golden eggs, not pretty painted ones for Easter either. Last year, I had a conversation with a kick-ass engineer who wanted to get his company moving again, it was doing well in its niche but had so much more potential. It was an engineering firm and they were at the top of their game in their industry sector.Innovation Favors the Young, Fertile and Fluid Mind
A couple of years back I went to a University Lecture, featuring a Noble Laureate, after the lecture he took questions. I asked him a question and he said; “good question, I’ve never considered that, I don’t know, interesting point, I just don’t know, next question.” Wow, I thought this gentleman had been in his niche of science for 40-years now, and he’d never thought to ask that question; why not I wondered?Manage Overhead for Complete Cost Control
It can be daunting to manage overhead in a competitive business environment. Often, it is a nagging worry that greets you at work and follows you home.Business People and Students Have More in Common Than You Think
You may be under the impression that there is not a lot in common between business people and students. So, compare a 10-year-old dyslexic student who has specific failing points in school to a company about to close. One of the first things they have in common is that they feel blocked in and the world is telling them everything they are doing wrong. They both have lousy reports, feel like they are running out of time and they appear to be putting in huge amounts of effort for very little results.