Innovation Strategy: Define Your Opportunity

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We hear it all the time, “we aren’t sure exactly what we are looking for”.  Some companies just believe they need to be part of the newest tech trend, even though there isn’t a clear reason why.  So why have an innovation strategy at all?  It’s simple really, to clearly focus and align the innovation efforts of your team. These efforts need to ultimately connect with your overall business strategy. Innovation isn’t easy, it’s often a frustrating exercise inside of big companies.  Why do efforts to innovate often fail?  Here’s a hint: it’s not about execution.  The problem is routed […]

Overlay Reality and Change Your Business: Augmented Reality Takes Off

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Trend: Physical and Digital Worlds Continue to Merge Why should you care about this?  It’s reaching critical mass in 2017. Layering digital information on our physical world is ready for prime time. Augmented Reality is being used by manufacturers to find problems on the shop floor, by retailers to sell more and by education leaders to deliver better training solutions. Augmented reality (AR) decreases product modeling time and costs. It changes the game for equipment failure response time. Even jet engines are easily diagnosed and fixed with augmented reality views. From healthcare applications to entertainment, Augmented Reality is a topic you […]