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Is Humility the Secret to Business Success Today?

Is Humility the Secret to Business Success Today?

Don’t mistake the recent dishonorable departure of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick as an isolated incident. It’s a sign of something bigger — and something that often goes unacknowledged in today’s business world.  Beneath the “office casual” surface of modern business life, unshakable confidence still reigns as the unspoken ideal.

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Driverless Cars: Fact or Fiction?

Driverless Cars: Fact or Fiction?

The 1950s TV anthology Science Fiction Theater (SFT) featured farfetched ideas to entertain young viewers. Episodes covered outlandish concepts like driverless cars and wireless mobile heart monitors.  Wait, what?  Yes, many of today’s innovations were once the fodder for sci-fi drama.

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Why So Many Large Companies Stink at Innovation

Why So Many Large Companies Stink at Innovation

Coca Cola recently closed its Founders start-up incubator, citing difficulties in combining start-ups and the corporation.  No doubt a substantial investment to walk away from. But connecting innovation incubators, specialist R&D units and innovation teams into the wider workforce rarely meets with success.

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Why So Many Large Companies Stink at Innovation

Why So Many Large Companies Stink at Innovation

Coca Cola recently closed it's Founders start-up incubator, citing difficulties in combining start-ups and the corporation.  No doubt a substantial investment to walk away from. But connecting innovation incubators, specialist R&D units and innovation teams into the wider workforce rarely meets with success.

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