As the global economic squeeze continues, major corporations are looking East — not just for new markets, but new inspiration. Enter jugaad: A ‘frugal’ form of innovation developed in India that is beginning to make its mark in companies like Philips and GE.
A couple of months ago I stumbled upon an interview of Jordan Peterson (a Canadian clinical psychologist and a professor of psychology at the University of Toronto) who mentioned a book that I bought right after: Ordinary Men. In the interview doctor Peterson mentioned how it is important for people to keep the past in […]
Never, as in this era, we are facing the dis-ruption of most of the systems that definethe world as we know it.This unexpected change advances at anexponential speed, de structuring markets and creating new ones.Lifestyle and business are both strongly influenced and governed by technology in a number of ways.If, on the one hand, this […]
The Crew Dragon, SpaceX’s human-carrying capsule, has redefined spaceflight in more ways than one. An image shared on the “SpaceXLounge” subreddit showed how the new capsule compares to NASA’s old space shuttle. The image compares the shuttle as it appeared for its final mission in 2011, alongside the Crew Dragon’s interior for its 2020 mission👇🏼. […]
In 1998, Kodak had 170,000 employees and sold 85% of all photo paper worldwide. Within just a few years, their business model disappeared and they went bankrupt. What happened to Kodak will happen in a lot of industries in the next 10 years – and most people don’t see it coming. Did you think in […]