TOP INNOVATIVE COMPANIES TO WORK FOR

When it comes to individual aspirations, the more innovative would invariably seek working for innovative companies.  There is more to these global giants than making a mere commitment towards innovation. One of the commonest myths being that companies with a high spend on R&D is the leading innovators. Statistics indicate that Apple is ranked a ...

INNOVATION MANAGEMENT – EVALUATING IDEAS

There is more to innovation management within an organization than mere generation of creative business ideas. It is critical that ideas are meticulously reviewed so as to identify those which have the highest success rate probability. On the contrary one of the commonest oversights by even the most competent of managers and top management leaders ...

INNOVATION MANAGEMENT – THE FURTURE MANTRA

The increasingly competitive market place is fast translating from being a process driven to a market driven economy. The economy of companies today is beginning to pivot on the differentiator rather than the efficiency factor. To further elaborate, while better pricing and quality were instrumental in ensuring profitability in the recent past the scenario has ...

INNOVATION – THE PROFITABILTIY EDGE

Recent advances in technology and management practices have ushered in an era of open market economy and a fiercely competitive marketplace. It is scarcely amazing then that the differentiators of yesteryears are history today. There is more to innovation than mere inventions, it is the art of doing things differently too. While breakthrough innovations may ...

INNOVATION – THE NEW AGE CONNECT

Innovation is the new buzzword in corporate Inc. but unlike with previous fads this one is here to stay. A much used and lesser understood term, innovation is a process and it can be either radical or even incremental which create a value add to an existing product or service. Thus it is evident that ...

New trends in financing – or “gambling”?

To me it’s not clear if some new trends are more gambling then investing. I think about stuff like Crowdfund investing or binary options trading (see this site for more details). Both is pretty dangerous in my opinion. Sure, crowdfunding is a trend for years already and binary options are becoming a new investment vehicle ...

Do banks play roulette with our money?

A simple answer to this questions would be: yes, indeed! But wait, there’s a bit more to say about that. When the financial crisis taught us something then it’s the fact that banks are not save and thus our money is not save. The fact that we now print money on a large scale to ...