What is Business Platform Innovation

How often do we see a case of Business Platform Innovation, the most powerful way of driving competitive growth, unfold before our eyes! Nearly three years ago I wrote an article “10 Ways to Innovate in Business”. It highlighted the fact that R&D-based product innovation is only one the toughest of at least ten ways of[…]

Federal Government Vision For The Future of Australian Manufacturing

Earlier this week I had another meeting with the Federal Government. The Ministry for Industry contacted me in response to my submission on “saving Australian manufacturing”. In January the Minister for Industry invited broad input on the subject. Yes, seven months later the Department was following up on the submission. What did I propose? In[…]

WANTED: One Fresh Vision for Australia Instead of Soup Kitchen

Recently, Richard Goyder, Chief of Wesfarmers, one of the Olympic gods at G20 to those who care and Mr Puzzled to the rest of us,  cried “In January I left Davos feeling really good about the world, having been there for a week and people were talking up the US economy, being pretty satisfied where[…]

The Secret of Winning Business Cultures

Many businesses and organisations struggle with productivity, sales, keeping profits up, staff turnover and effective innovation. The real problem in not getting the results you want is the disconnect between Strategy and the Operations, i.e. lack of direction kahovka-service.ru In today’s business environment, it’s not enough to create job descriptions and expect people to do[…]

Breaking BAD – InnoFuture

If you are tired of the bad news about Australian economy and Government, consider that we may be just focusing on the wrong thing.  Here is THE solution.ceoec.ru I’ve been listening to the noise from the global village… selectively, of course, and: If all this doesn’t make you think “Australia, what about me?”, here is[…]

Searching for Australian Business Model

There is a hot debate raging on a couple of LinkedIn Groups, one being Australian IT Industry and the other Australian Manufacturing Forum. From different angles, they are tackling the future of Australian industry and economy. There are plenty of valid opinions and some great ideas. But here is the thing. Without a clear direction,[…]

Hybridized Market Re-positioning

“Nothing’s new under the sun” or is there?  Science has now analysed all existing matter into countless, smallest elements. What’s left and is hidden in plain sight? Synthesis! Innovation happens at intersections. Borrowing from your competitors is fraught with risk. It is illegal and at best makes you an imitator. However, you can steal from[…]

Top 6 Problems CEOs Face – And How You Can Overcome Them

“Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” -Dwight D. Eisenhower In light of the free Blueprint for Productivity, Innovation, and Growth webinar next week, InnoFuture would like to share the top 6 problems facing CEOs this year, and how you can overcome[…]

Zach Tumin: What Impact Does Technology Really Have on Collaboration?

In the book, Collaborate or Perish, co-authors Zach Tumin and Bill Bratton examine the evolution of collaboration, how or if technology has changed the field, and what key ingredients are necessary for effective collaboration in the 21st century.reteks.ru Many experts claim that technology is the reason collaboration has changed so drastically, but in order for[…]