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Brilliant Idea #356. The Idea Taxi

Everything brilliant about your organisation started with an idea. Everything that will be brilliant about your organisation WILL start with an idea. You just need to find that idea. Why then do organisations find it so hard to find (and recognise) the next brilliant idea? Well that’s because ideas can be hard and sharing ideas […]

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Brilliant Idea #352. Crowd Count Drone

We’ve seen this plenty of times before, but never so brilliantly as after the Inauguration of the man-baby fascist, Donald Trump who claimed, despite these photos which seem to show the contrary, that the largest gathering of human beings ever amassed came out to see him take the oath (can known liars take oaths….I digress). […]

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So True. The Emotional journey of creating something new

This is so true. I wish I could find the source, but I can’t.

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Innovation Inspiration #105. (‘scuse my French)

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Dog Onesies

Another one in the “why didn’t I think of that” bucket. Onsies for dogs to keep them clean and warm when out walkies on wet days. Humans and canines have been cohabiting for thousands of years. Indeed, archaeological records shows the first undisputed dog remains buried beside humans date back 14,700 years ago, with disputed […]

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Brilliant Idea #351. The How2 bot

I used to work in the process business. If you read Brilliant Idea #345 you’ll know that. Large corporations spend a huge amount of money documenting and managing their businesses process for two reasons; because they have to for compliance reasons and so their staff know how to do ‘stuff’.  There is a flaw. Most people, […]

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Fighting Commoditisation with Innovation

The global nature of commerce is such that all products and services are liable to commoditisation – the process of products becoming simpler, more ubiquitous and lower cost. If you are in the business of disrupting a marketplace, commoditisation is great, otherwise, it’s very much the enemy. Generally speaking the more commoditised a product, the […]

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Brilliant Idea #355. Dog TV

Brilliant Idea #355 is a TV channel that just shows dogs enjoying themselves. Dogs love watching other dogs. When an owner wants to calm their dog, they switch on the Dog Channel. How come this isn’t already a thing? Brilliant

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Innovation Inspiration #104

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Innovation Inspiration #103

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Brilliant Idea #345. Disrupting the Process Diagram

I know, from a previous role, a reasonable amount about process mapping and process mapping tools. One of the ways we used to teach the basics of process was to ask people to think about making a cup of tea. Of course anyone can describe this and write it down, but when you start to […]

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Brilliant Idea #354

The world needs a toaster with a pull out vacuum cleaner to pick-up the inevitable crumbs. That’s it. Brilliant.

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