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BLM-Buzzword Lifecycle Management
The management of buzzwords represents a significant area for improvement, for both buzzword users (BU) and buzzword consumers (BC). Buzzword lifecycle

invention ideas  the process of BW invention [BWI]). They do not occur in nature, only in the minds of a select group of people, the BW creation resources (BCRs), typically located in the marketing department (MD) of the BU. The motivation of the BCR is pure, as it is driven by financial considerations. A good BW will one-up the competition, sell more books, and allow the recycling of old reports with new covers. BUs have put significant BCRs in place to build and maintain a BW leadership position (BLP). The BW inventor

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New Product Development and Introduction (NPDI)


New product development and introduction (NPDI) is probably the most important process for many companies, but also one of the least understood. While NPDI is responsible for revenues, few companies assign an owner for the whole process. Instead, it is usually driven through a series of functional “silos,” causing delay—and the loss of the original market requirements.

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Remember The Story About The Secret Cookie Recipe? Looks Like It’s Been Patented


A patent has been issued on a technique for sharing cookie information between different domains. Why?

invention ideas  for certain kinds of invention - especially those that are software implementations of algorithms - would allow for a company to gain the glory and protection but not permit them to exact license fees. Such a category of patent would, we believe, have to be a voluntary choice, with the incentives being at least a lower cost and a speedier process. For all parties, the more general issue is whether the current patent process is serving the needs of technology. We encourage you, through professional Read More

BLM: Buzzword Life Cycle Management


The management of buzzwords represents a significant area of improvement for both the buzzword users (BU) and the buzzword consumers (BC). Buzzword life cycle management (BLM) is a proven discipline being applied within the software industry.

invention ideas  well-known IRCED2 cycle. I Invention Buzzwords are not discovered, they are invented. They do not occur in nature, only in the minds of a select group of people, the buzzword creation resource (BCR), typically located in the marketing department of the BU. The motivation of the BCR is pure—driven by financial considerations. A good buzzword will one-up the competition, sell more books, and allow the recycling of old reports with new covers. BUs have put significant BCR in place to build and maintain a Read More

New Chapters in the Evolutionary Journal


Recognizing that change is a constant is the first step to survival in this new economy. Identifying the changing nature of business partners—customers, suppliers, and service providers—is the second step. Finally, embracing change and developing a sustainable business strategy for a digital economy provides the final impetus for the future.

invention ideas  innovation and discovery. The invention of the wheel created a mobility that expanded regional boundaries. Water borne transportation opened unexplored horizons, enabling global discovery. Paper and ink enabled the sharing of information, although initially this was only available to the privileged few. The first true revolutionary technology, the printing press, unleashed a new age of discovery. The written word was now available to the masses—education created an environment where hierarchical Read More

Focus on Process to Reduce Your Recruiting Costs


Need to reduce recruiting costs in your organization? This executive brief provides several ideas on how to reduce those costs while still driving exceptional business by employing creative recruiting strategies and combining them with the right technology.

invention ideas  on Process to Reduce Your Recruiting Costs Need to reduce recruiting costs in your organization? This executive brief provides several ideas on how to reduce those costs while still driving exceptional business by employing creative recruiting strategies and combining them with the right technology. Read More

Talent Management in the Twenty-First Century


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invention ideas  Management in the Twenty-First Century In today's modern, fast-paced business environment would you run your business based on 50- year-old ideas and practices ? Probably not. But if your organization is using a talent management system (TMS) , chances are it's based on another era—and critically failing in its mission. Unfortunately, many modern TMSs are using models developed during a time when business was slower-paced, more stable, and more predictable. Now, there is a better, more modern Read More

Autodesk Inc


Autodesk’s mission is to build software tools to enable people to experience their ideas before they are real. Autodesk delivers the broadest product portfolio, helping over 10 million customers, including every member of the Fortune 100, to continually innovate through the digital design, visualization, and simulation of real-world project performance. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art software for global markets. From architecture, manufacturing, transportation, and utilities to telecommunications, video games, television, and film, Autodesk customers are leading the 2D and 3D design world by improving their design processes through increased efficiency and productivity. By enhancing collaboration and communication and digitally improving the real-world performance of projects before they are built, Autodesk customers are solving their business challenges, avoiding costly rework, accelerating project cycles and time to market, and ultimately gaining competitive advantage.

invention ideas  Inc Autodesk’s mission is to build software tools to enable people to experience their ideas before they are real. Autodesk delivers the broadest product portfolio, helping over 10 million customers, including every member of the Fortune 100, to continually innovate through the digital design, visualization, and simulation of real-world project performance. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art software for Read More

Can a Virtual Vuvuzela Help Make Your Voice Heard in the Social Media Universe?


It’s a really noisy world we’re living in, and the social media universe is no exception. Even with the tightest security settings and minimal online presence/popularity, you are still subject to advertising, invites, recommendations, requests, etc., most of which are not very useful to you. And things will only get worse: Twitter will start selling followers, Facebook launched Facebook

invention ideas  a Virtual Vuvuzela Help Make Your Voice Heard in the Social Media Universe? It’s a really noisy world we’re living in, and the social media universe is no exception. Even with the tightest security settings and minimal online presence/popularity, you are still subject to advertising, invites, recommendations, requests, etc., most of which are not very useful to you. And things will only get worse: Twitter will start selling followers , Facebook launched Facebook Marketing Solutions to help brands Read More

Capturing Untapped Business Value through Informal Learning


Walk the halls of any business, stand around any water cooler, and you’ll hear it. People are talking about last night’s TV show, what their families are up to, even what the weather will be. But wait, there’s something more. Hear it? They’re talking about work—projects and problems, ideas they have, solutions they’ve found. Welcome to the world of informal learning. Now find out how you can capture its business value.

invention ideas  Untapped Business Value through Informal Learning Walk the halls of any business, stand around any water cooler, and you’ll hear it. People are talking about last night’s TV show, what their families are up to, even what the weather will be. But wait, there’s something more. Hear it? They’re talking about work—projects and problems, ideas they have, solutions they’ve found. Welcome to the world of informal learning. Now find out how you can capture its business value. Read More

Mindjet and Spigit to Merge Their Innovation Wares


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invention ideas  and Spigit to Merge Their Innovation Wares My recent blog post discussed the increasing need for enterprise innovation management (EIM) software covering all of the innovation lifecycle stages, from strategic innovation planning via ideation and product portfolio management (PPM) and optimization to execution. In a recent survey conducted by Bain & Company , two-thirds of executives at companies generating over $100 million in revenue named innovation as one of their top three priorities. Yet, in Read More

Saba Software: All about People (Cloud) - Part 1


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invention ideas  Software: All about People (Cloud) - Part 1 The 2011 Enterprise 2.0 conference’s expo floor in Boston in late June featured many of the “usual suspects,” such as Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Adobe, SuccessFactors, Jive Software, SocialText , OpenText , Yammer , and Cisco Systems , to name only a few well-established providers (in addition to the plethora of innovative startup companies that one could encounter there). There were also some notable absentees, such as SAP ( StreamWork ), salesforce.com Read More

Patent Law - the Open Source Movement of the 18th Century


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invention ideas  you: Tell us your invention - tell us exactly how to do it - so we can share the benefits in the future. In exchange, you, the inventor, get seventeen years of exclusivity. After seventeen years, we'll let other people enter your market. The formal requirements of a patent are that the invention should be new, useful, and nonobvious. But there's another procedural requirement that can be used, conversely, to invalidate a patent. It's called the failure to disclose the best mode. Patents usually cover a Read More

Back to the Future: Olde JWT Comes Back and Agency.com Feels the Pinch


When Lipton Brisk hired web expert Agency.com over JWT it got them more than it bargained for: an agency full of ideas that clashed with their image. JWT's persistence at getting its account back is an example that new and exciting and technology expertise doesn't buy much for pure plays if they don't understand their clients. And the world is changing –back.

invention ideas  to the Future: Olde JWT Comes Back and Agency.com Feels the Pinch Back to the Future: Olde JWT Comes Back and Agency.com Feels the Pinch E. Robins & L. Talarico - August 16, 2000 Event Summary JWT lost a major account of six years standing to Agency.com in 1998 because it simply did not understand the drive to the web, and lacked the technology and vision to accomplish the goal. Two years later it got it back - because Agency.com essentially failed to recognize a traditional customer with a built Read More

Atlassian


Atlassian, headquartered in Sydney, Australia, was founded in 2002 and now has offices around the world. Having started out as an enterprise wiki, Atlassian’s team collaboration product, Confluence, has evolved through the years into an all-round collaboration tool, merging ideas, content, and co-workers. License holders are permitted to modify code but not to resell the modified product.

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