The Prodigal Child of the Automotive Industry DON’T LET ITS PETITE LOOK confuse you with its superb performance delivery on modern road – the micro city coupe “ForTwo” is just above 8 feet long, less than 5 feet wide and 5 feet tall. Weighing 818 kilograms and 3 feet shorter than a Mini Cooper, this… Continue reading How Smart Are Our Smart Cars?
Today in business there seems to be a theory that “if it ain’t broke, then no need to fix it”. Whilst I agree to a point, the issue really becomes, why do things the way they have always been done just because they have been done that way? This is where the art of disruption… Continue reading The Art Of Disruption
Smart phones. Self-driving cars. Genetic manipulation. Every week seems to bring a new discovery or insight. The possibilities seem more boundless than ever. Yet there are some who say that human achievement is slowing down; and indeed, that it must slow down. The View from America in 2017 Technology is ascendant in America. On a… Continue reading Is Innovation Slowing Down?
Congrats on your promotion. Here’s your cap and your badge. I’ve just made you the head of a military fighting force. Bad news: you happen to be at war. Worse, you’re up against a superior force. Now, here’s what the stats show will probably happen: If your military takes on a superior force in the… Continue reading They’re Your Rules, Break Them!
Typically, leaders know the rules to inspire, motivate and just explain get employees to be productive in the work they do. Yet, in today’s business climate, the use of creativity and rules come into play in different ways from the traditional or conventional way of getting things done. The challenge is in finding the balance… Continue reading Leaders Allowing Employees to Break Rules for Creativity
We all know the gambling game, Roulette. You place a bet and a wheel containing 37 slots is spun and a ball added. The wheel spins and spins until it comes to a stop and the ball falls randomly into one of the slots. But how many times do you have to spin the wheel… Continue reading What Do Roulette and Your Customer Surveys Have in Common?
You need a band to entertain for your event? But you haven’t a clue where to find one. Well, let’s talk band, location, and booking entertainment for corporate events. A little creative thinking goes a long way! What kind of band are you looking for? Something with big shiny bright… lights, and loud music? Maybe… Continue reading How To Book A Band For A Corporate Event
1. Companies are aggressively moving to computerized support of their organizations. Can you list at least 2 of the factors driving this move? • Speed and efficiency. • Legibility and accuracy. • Self-sufficiency. • Cheaper research and development. 2. The definition of Business Intelligence (BI) is: BI is an umbrella term that combines architecture, tools,… Continue reading Business Intelligence