Category: <span>trends</span>

Category: trends

The Next Advance In Augmented Reality Will Put Powerful Tools In Consumers’ Hands

Listen to the story {Play} AR has arrived, in fits and starts. Ikea has an app that lets you see, on your phone, what a piece of furniture would look like in your home. Splunk has an app that helps field workers repair industrial systems, accessing performance metrics and repair …

Learning Agility – Become an Agile Learner for success in the Digital Age

Listen to the story {Play} VUCA, a term first described in 1985 by economists and university professors Warren Bennis and Burt Nanus, is often used to characterize the Digital Age. VUCA stands for Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity. In this world, things change at a pace that is difficult for …

Physical activity program with Competition and Gamification as driving forces

Listen to the story {Play} Research from Penn Medicine and Deloitte Consulting LLP using a behaviorally designed gamification program to improve the level of exercise. The researchers found that competition was more engaging to increase the daily step counts than support or collaboration. The focus was directed on combining behavioural insights …

Without EQ, it’s likely that you will be your firm’s best-kept secret

Listen to the story {Play} Let your senses guide you, embrace self-awareness/adaptability, collaboration/collegiality and empathy, in other words, use your emotional intelligence (EQ) as the key to success in your working life. These are the advice in Harvard Business Review by James Runde, the author of the book UNEQUALED, with …

Persuasion – How to optimize communication according to new research

Listen to the story {Play} Text or Video? Happy or Sad story? New research gives extraordinary results on how to optimize communication. Many will have the intuitive response that a video clip in general would do much more to persuade people than a text. But new research from MIT shows …

Redesigning work experience and customer experience Part I

Listen to the story {Play} What if you could use the same mechanisms to both improve employees work environment and customers’ experience of your business? By redesigning work experience with gamification mechanisms these features can be used for the customer’s experience too as well as building your brand. Basically, it …