Disruptive Innovation

Clark Quinn

I recently came across a document (PDF) about disruptive innovation based upon Clayton Christensen’s models, which I’d heard about but hadn’t really penetrated. This one was presented around higher education innovation (a topic I’ve some familiarity with ;), so it provided a good basis for me to explore the story. The model’s premise is that disruption requires two major things: a technology enabler and a business model innovation.

The foundations of innovation in L&D

E-Learning Provocateur

There are two sides of the innovation coin in corporate learning & development: technology and pedagogy. The former is rather obvious and is often conflated with the term innovation. So it was with much surprise that, upon starting my new role in a global bank, charged with innovating its learning & development offering, I encountered the reverse! Not to introduce innovative ideas, but to make them happen. So what are the foundations of innovation in L&D?

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Five Must-Have’s For Innovative Language Training

Speexx

Innovative language training doesn't have to be complicated. With Speexx, your learners have the ability to develop and maintain their professional language communication skills in a modern and flexible way without ever leaving the platform.

Influence, Innovation, Inspiration

Origin Learning

This is a tribute post that is aimed at recognizing the need to follow the paths they have both tread, to kindle and nurture the spirit to pursue ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking and innovation – two key elements of these inspirational figures! Who can deny that he was the man at the forefront of disruptive innovation! Kalam and Jobs – two legends who have endeared themselves to a diverse population dispersed globally with their innovative thinking and visionary ideas.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

critical skills needed to achieve a specific business. design a curriculum solution that: • has a clear goal tied to a well- articulated business problem, • meets the needs of your target. of addressing a business need. to solve the business problems that need solving.

VR Innovation

CHRP-INDIA

Virtual Reality (VR) had completely transformed the way important business functions like marketing and training are conducted. On similar lines, we have seen innovation with Oculus Quest. What’s next in VR innovation? The post VR Innovation appeared first on CHRP-INDIA. A Look at Path-breaking VR Solutions for Inspiration.

Agile innovation in the face of COVID-19

CLO Magazine

Agile innovation, the profitable application of creativity, aims to design breakthrough solutions that optimize efficiency, improve market position through new product development or result in new enterprise structures. It’s perhaps no surprise, then, that in a recent Center for Creative Leadership online survey of more than 500 global leaders, 53 percent chose agile innovation as one of the top trends to impact their businesses over the next five years.

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The 10 most innovative eLearning platforms

Ed App

One of the common mottos of today’s business and tech world is definitely “work smarter, not harder” One can hardly argue with it – to win the client’s interest, overtake the competitors and make those sales one needs two things: knowledge and creativity.

Failure Today is from a Failure to Innovate

The Simple Shift

No question businesses and organizations are hurting from the COVID crisis and the economic fallout. The blame for failure falls squarely on an inability to innovate, to […]. collaboration Cynefin Dave Snowden leadership complexity innovationSome far worse than others. But hurting should be expected and rightfully blamed on the current situation but hurting is temporary like all pain. Failing altogether is not.

Building a Leadership Development Program that Delivers Business Benefits

Infopro Learning

This is concerning if you consider that leaders are needed to drive innovation and productivity throughout your company. 3 Tips to Delivering a Program That Delivers Big Business Benefits. The training objectives are aligned with the organizations business goals.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. Innovative content. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. for greater innovation) • Constant access to the most powerful, reliable. learning on business outcomes. true business impact.

Disruptive Innovation and Organizational Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

Disruptive innovation has become a very popular notion about competition and organizational change. Since Harvard Professor Clayton Christensen’s 1997 book The Innovator’s Dilemma , business leaders (and, more recently, educators) have been trying to anticipate disruptive innovation in their industries and encourage disruptive innovation in their companies. . She writes in The New Yorker : Disruptive innovation is a theory about why businesses fail.

LMS Innovation: Where’s the Value?

Talented Learning

If you follow my writing — even casually — you know how excited I am about the direction of LMS innovation and its ability to help organizations create business value. That’s where modern learning technology is thriving, making a measurable difference and where LMS innovation is rampant. We founded this blog to research the industry and provide fiercely independent reporting and analysis of learning for measurable business impact.

Excellence in Technology Innovation

CLO Magazine

Excellence in Technology Innovation recognizes vendors that have rolled out an innovative learning technology for a client such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, apps, video, social collaboration tools or games and simulations. Coach Alex not only texts learners reminders to finish their course, but it sends TED Talks or Harvard Business Review articles related to the completed courses in the following weeks.

Innovative Learning: Strategies for Fostering Different Thinking

Lambda Solutions

Is innovative learning part of your L&D strategy? Listening to new ideas and encouraging outside-the-box thinking are characteristics of innovative businesses. An organization that doesn't value and encourage innovation can become stagnant and miss out on opportunities. We should also take note that innovation and training are closely connected. How are new ideas received in your organization?

The Benefits of Strategic Agility and Systematic Innovation

KnowledgeCity

In today’s business world, companies need to adapt and innovate rapidly to keep up with market demands. This can be a challenge which is why so many business websites, journals, blogs, etc. are focusing on the benefits of strategic agility and systematic innovation. In this article, we will discuss what strategic agility and systematic innovation refer to and how they can help improve the function of your business.

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Boost Innovation through Employee Idea Harvesting

Nvolve

Companies have known for a long time that the key to innovation often lies within their employees. Employees are one of the best sources for ideas and innovation on process improvements. This process, also called Idea Harvesting is an important tool for innovation within companies.

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Innovation and the CLO

CLO Magazine

Innovation is everywhere, in every type of organization and in every part of the world. The visibility and popularity of innovation translates into billions of dollars being pumped into all types of innovation efforts. Innovation Conclusions. Our research into innovation has produced some interesting conclusions: 1. Investing in research and development is not a good predictor of innovation outcomes. The best source of innovation is employees.

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How Innovative Business Consultants Stand Out from the Competition

Pract.us

A recent survey of management consulting firms found that 81% rated attracting and developing new business as a top challenge. When businesses call in a consultant, they’re often relying on you to help them implement your solutions. According to the 2015 Good Mobility Index Report , 67% of businesses are using 2 or more mobile applications aside from email. Businesses see the value of mobile applications, and you can leverage that.

Thoughtful Blockchain Regulation without Stifling Innovation

Your Training Edge

In this post I would be discussing the hot debate going on regarding blockchain regulations and the way it can be balanced with innovation. And like anything else concerned with money, the emerging blockchain technology is also raising cyber security and regulatory compliance questions both for businesses and consumers it serves. It is questionably, the most significant financial innovation since global financial crisis of 2008.

Learning to Innovate

CLO Magazine

“I wanted to know what it was like to work in a business, and I wanted to do that in Paris because I loved France and knew how to speak French,” she said. This then expanded] to see if we can help organizations evolve and renew themselves and innovate and create the conditions for people to bring their best selves to work.” “The disruption that can occur is occurring — and it can have a significant impact to our business,” Fink said.

‘Intrapreneurs’ Improving Internal Innovation

CLO Magazine

To make innovation more than just a buzzword requires employees to think like entrepreneurs. These employees realize that innovating within the organization gives them a slightly greater chance to actually get a product, solution or new practice implemented,” he said. In late July, an organization called Startup Institute completed its first intrapreneurship pilot program that taught participants how to be innovators within their company.

8 Innovative Ways To Find And Use The Best Virtual Meeting Platforms For Your Business Needs

eLearning Industry

Let’s look at 8 innovative ways to choose and use these tools for your business needs. There’s more to the best virtual meeting platforms than meets the eye. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How to Create Successful Business Change

KnowledgeCity

Sustainable businesses understand that change is inevitable in a global economy. From mom-and-pop shops to Fortune 500 companies, all businesses can benefit from adapting to change. ” This is a destructive and misguided approach when taken to heart in any business venture.

The Innovation Award

CLO Magazine

The Innovation Award is for learning executives who have marshaled resources and applied innovative practices, processes and/or technologies in a new and groundbreaking way to address a significant business or organizational opportunity. The revamped strategy allowed NetApp University to move forward and align priorities with NetApp business goals to further support the business. The post The Innovation Award appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. ” – Clark Quinn (Learning Technology Strategist). THE JOURNEY: Innovation is driving today’s businesses and workplaces around the world. And, ‘learning at the speed of need’ is the most significant factor that helps power up innovation. Below are the questions we had in mind when we embarked on our journey: How significant is innovation for businesses to succeed?

Innovations to Improve Oil and Gas Sector

Learnloft

Kelcas Oil Corporation, an organization actively involved in oil exploration, production, and sales over the decades explores innovations that has been the driven force behind oil and gas growth. ” It has become an effective innovative tool for reservoir surveying and monitoring.

LearnTrends Innovation Awards

Upside Learning

Tony Karrer , Jay Cross and George Siemens have announced the first-ever LearnTrends2009 Innovation awards. They say “ The awards will recognize products, projects, and companies that represent significant innovation in Corporate/Workplace Learning and Performance.” I like the idea, a focused award for innovation. If your company is innovative, has an innovative product or project - enter the awards. is definitely game as an innovative product.

Learning’s Role in Innovation

CLO Magazine

Going forward, optimal execution is only the cost of entry and continual innovation will be the only sustainable differentiator. This puts a huge emphasis on innovation. John Kotter, the father of organizational change, in his book “Accelerate” is now calling for a dual operating system structure for organizations to successfully integrate execution and innovation. The old model of innovation has been busted. Innovation and learning require a learning environment.

simpleshow receives Innovation Award Top 100

mysimpleshow

After receiving the well-known Communicator Award at the beginning of May, on June 28, simpleshow has been named one of the TOP 100 most innovative medium-sized companies. On the other hand, our explainer video format developments as well as the scientifically proven knowledge transfer of our simpleshow explainer videos were honored for their innovative impact. The post simpleshow receives Innovation Award Top 100 appeared first on mysimpleshow. And the laurels keep coming!

Barriers to innovation?

Learning with 'e's

I was asked about innovation in organisations. From my experience working in all sectors of education and training, I claimed that the most likely sector to innovate with new learning technologies would be primary education. There are clearly more factors to consider than these as barriers to the adoption of new ideas and innovation, but this is a good start. Barriers to innovation?

Digital L&D Leader on Innovating Learning Solutions for Busy Learners

Caveo Learning

Marc McConathy, Principal Program Lead in Digital Learning Innovation with Chick-fil-A is a Missourian transplanted to Georgia. In his current role, Marc leads the Understand, Imagine, and Prototype phases of the Chick-fil-A innovation process to transform learning in the restaurants for operational and cultural change. He earned a Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia, and after a stint working in media in St.

Innovation In Induction Training: A Case Study

G-Cube

However, organizations often struggle with the challenge of conducting induction training across spreading geographies, different time-zones and busy schedules – all this while keeping the program interesting to sustain learners’ interest. Background: A Client of G-Cube – a leading Finance company with 7 lines of businesses and 5.5 G-Cube created an innovative technology-aided training program for them which aimed at reaching out to learners in an interactive manner.

The Most PROVOCATIVE Shout-Outs From Today’s Learning Innovators

Learnnovators

INTRODUCTION: We are in the age of learning revolution or innovation. What we need is creative thinking that will churn out innovative solutions that will address the unique challenges of today’s creative economy (challenges that are very different from the ones posed by the industrial economy we have been addressing so far). Looking back, we find that we have been consciously striving to practice learning innovation.

Future of Learning Business – Focus of Our Innovation Team

Upside Learning

Last month Tony Karrer posted this interesting piece on the Business of Learning on his blog – eLearning Technology. To follow-up on that discussion, Tony organized a free webinar on the Future of Learning as a Business last week. The webinar was meant to discuss how the future of learning as a business looks and what the training departments and training companies could do to ensure theirs.

The Changing Facet Of Aviation Training – The Digital Innovation

G-Cube

In addition, simulations for airspace and warfare projects for personnel were amongst the first innovations. Few innovations that have changed the facet of aviation workplace training include the following: ? Aviation Training- Digitize & Reimagine Your Business. The world is connected globally and industry leaders are embracing e-learning to connect businesses and travelers. ?

Cognitive Business

Clark Quinn

There are applications of cognitive science (including neuroscience, cognitive psychology, sociology, philosophy, anthropology, etc) to more areas of business than just L&D. And the fact that innovation is social, and an outcome of slow percolation, influences more than facilitating communication and collaboration. The post Cognitive Business appeared first on Learnlets. One of my mantras is that organizations need to align better with how we think, work, and learn.