Do you ever take the time to think?
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The rise of China is a topic that has dominated the analyses of observers for many years, with much debate questioning the extent to which China can continue its seemingly exponential rise to power in a wide variety of fields such as the economy and global affairs. Despite the global economic crises which have so dramatically hit economies all over the world, and particularly in the West, China has continued to yield high levels of economic growth and GDP. Yet in spite of this huge economic success, thus far China has predominantly been seen as the “factory of the world”, heavily reliant on it… continue reading
There is little doubt that innovation is crucial to the success of any organisation in today’s global marketplace, with the need to compete and stay ahead of the game remaining as pressing as ever. Although disruptive innovation and the initial eureka moments are vital to the start of any innovation venture this short term innovative success is far from enough to create a successful innovation with tangible results. What organisations need is a long term, sustainable commitment to fostering a culture of innovation which is embedded in their business and permeates at all levels of the company. … continue reading
Do you have a little free time in November to learn from some of the biggest names in global innovation? Would you like to visit arguably one of the most beautiful cities in Europe? Do you believe in a collaborative approach to creativity? Then we’re going to tell you about the perfect event for you…
On the 4-6th November the World Innovation Convention (WIC) will be taking place in Cannes, and boasts some of the biggest and best names in global innovation. As a platform for global innovators in the audience to collaborate with industry peers and proven experts and meet innovation and creativi… continue reading
At the heart of innovation programmes lies the assumption that innovation is all about creating new and original ideas and about inventing something unique. It is true that a key element of creating innovation within a business is implementing processes and training which help employers and employees alike to innovate, whether this is fostering a new approach to idea generation, opening minds to alternative work practice or creating a new product within your marketplace.
But a crucial element which as important, if not arguably more important, is the ability to create momentum with an innovati… continue reading
It is often assumed that creativity and innovativeness are characteristics which only a select few people are lucky enough to possess. Given that creativity and the capacity to innovate are considered as two of the most vital skills in modern business development, the rarity of these strengths could then be seen as an inherent problem of the global system which is stunting growth and limiting innovative potential. But what if you could teach creativity? What if you could train yourself and others to think innovatively and capitalise upon your natural ability to think outside the box? Well, now… continue reading