Innovation Lessons from Ants: Collaboratively Exploit and Explore

Ants have many lessons to teach humans about surviving change, including innovation lessons, lessons in collaboration and organisational structure.

EP 226: CLEVER: The Six Strategic Drivers for the Fourth Industrial Revolution with Alessandro Lanteri

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is here. As emerging technologies like AI and blockchain become ubiquitous, they will unleash unprecedented levels of disruption.

CLEVER: The Six Strategic Drivers for the Fourth Industrial Revolution with Alessandro Lanteri

As a business leader, you need to make decisions that set your company up for success, now and in the future. The challenge is In this fast-changing world, the rules of strategy are being rewritten and the go-to solutions you once relied on are no longer enough. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is here. As emerging technologies like AI and blockchain become ubiquitous, they will unleash unprecedented levels of disruption.

Drawing on his broad global experience, our guest delivers the essential guide to strategy for this new era. His CLEVER Framework will help you understand the deep strategic drivers of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, reflect on how they affect you and your business, and respond effectively.

If you’re ready to fulfil your potential as a leader and create a future-ready business, it’s time to get Clever.

We welcome Alessandro Lanteri, the author of CLEVER: The Six Strategic Drivers for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

EP 225: Communication: How to Connect with Anyone with Gill Hasson

Innovators need to communicate their concepts.
Organisations have 5 generations working together in the workplace.
We must be able to challenge ideas.
Gill Hasson is an expert in communication and shares some tips.

Communication: How to Connect with Anyone with Gill Hasson

Innovators need to communicate their concepts.

Organisations have 5 generations working together in the workplace.

We must be able to respectfully challenge ideas.

This is why I asked our guest Gill Hasson to join us.

Every day, you have the opportunity to interact with people in different areas of your life; in public, at work and at home, with colleagues and clients, with friends and family.

Your ability to exchange ideas and opinions with other people, understand their thoughts and feelings, their point of view and solve problems between you depends on how effectively you’re able to communicate.

But being understood, and understanding others is not always easy! 

Communication is a dynamic, complex process, influenced by all the complexities and differences in human motivation and behaviour. Communication: How to Connect with Anyone will help you connect with others, build friendships and develop better relationships with colleagues and clients, friends and family.

Todays episode shares what we need to know to develop empathy and rapport with others, and feel confident about communicating with a diverse range of people.

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The Invincible Company: How to Constantly Reinvent Your Organization with Alex Osterwalder

Our guest’s Business Model Canvas changed the way the world creates and plans new business models. It has been used by corporations and startups and consultants around the world and is taught in hundreds of universities. After years of researching how the world’s best companies develop, test, and scale new business models, he has produced his definitive work. 

Todays book explains what every organization can learn from the business models of the world’s most exciting companies. The book explains how companies such as Amazon, IKEA, Airbnb, Microsoft, and Logitech, have been able to create immensely successful businesses and disrupt entire industries. At the core of these successes are not just great products and services, but profitable, innovative business models–and the ability to improve existing business models while consistently launching new ones.

“The Invincible Company” presents practical new tools for measuring, managing, and accelerating innovation, and strategies for reducing risk when launching new business models. Serving as a blueprint for your growth strategy, The Invincible Company explains how to constantly stay ahead of your competition. We welcome friend of the Innovation Show and author of The Invincible Company: How to Constantly Reinvent Your Organization with Inspiration From the World’s Best Business Models, Alex Osterwalder

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EP 224: The Invincible Company: How to Constantly Reinvent Your Organization with Alex Osterwalder

Practical new tools for measuring, managing, and accelerating innovation, and strategies for reducing risk when launching new business models. Serving as a blueprint for your growth strategy, The Invincible Company explains how to constantly stay ahead of your competition.

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EP 223: The Relationship Economy: Building Stronger Customer Connections in the Digital Age with John R. DiJulius

Customer personalisation and relationships are more important now than ever–and they will be the key to success for businesses moving forward. As he aptly states,