Tag Archives: Innovation

Fredrik Haren: The Developing World Speech

Fredrik Haren , renowned innovation speaker and author of best-seller The Idea Book and The Developing World shared why he thinks that regarding ourselves as “developed” is a bad idea: Fredrik Haren Fredrik Haren is a Swedish entrepreneur, publisher and author who now lives in Singapore. He is the founder of a creativity company called interesting.org , and has been invited to speak on creativity in over 1000 sessions to people in more than 30 countries.

Hotel Online Reputation Expert Joins Speakers Connect

We are most delighted to have Daniel Edward Craig , Hotel Online Reputation Expert joining us at Speakers Connect Daniel Edward Craig CSA.jpg Daniel Edward Craig In his twenty-year career in hospitality and tourism, Daniel Edward Craig has worked with a variety of hotels and tourism entities, from large chain hotels to destination management organizations to independent boutiques. … Under his leadership, Opus was voted one of the World’s Best 100 Hotels by readers of Condé Nast Traveler and maintained top rankings on TripAdvisor despite a massive three-year construction project next door.

Brett King: The Curse of the Innovator

One side of the coin is obviously the impact of Disruptive Technology , but the other is purely the issue of Innovation Management or creating an organization that embraces or assists innovation.Brett King In a recent EPCA workshop I was conducting in Amsterdam, John Chaplin (Ixaris) related a session he had with a bunch of senior banking executives tackling the problem of creating innovation within large organizations. … In an organization where you can’t change the culture overnight because it is too embedded, it appears that your only option as an innovator is to soften your approach so it is acceptable, or push to the point where you have to walk away because the organization has got to its limit in respect to absorbing ‘innovations’.

Anders Sorman-Nilsson: Social Media and Thought Leadership

In fact, in this session he gives concrete case studies of how social media amps thought leadership, why companies and individuals need to explore the love child made possible by the two concepts, and asks some thought provoking question on how you can use social media to spread your ideas far and wide. … Contact us at Speakers Connect at [email protected] or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Anders for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Bank 2.0 & It's Impact on Every Aspect of Our Lives…

Contact us at China Speakers Agency at [email protected] or +852 3489 9246 if you would like to engage Brett for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch speakers from us . Contact us at Speakers Connect at [email protected] or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Brett for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Brett King Interviewed on the impact of mobile banking

Brett King , author of best-selling Bank 2.0 interviewed on the impact of mobile banking on the banking industry by Wall Street Cheat Sheet: Brett King Mobile Banking Will Be a Big Catalyst for These Companies Intuit announced Thursday its latest initiative, GoPayment, will be one of other first mobile payment apps available on the Android. … But even after all these problems are solved, I believe there’s one more that looms, and it’s a problem that every single mobile wallet outside the US has had trouble overcoming (and one reason it’s taken so long for us to get here): Consumers just don’t want a new way to spend their money faster; they want a way to spend it more wisely.

Brett King: Comparison Apps Force Sellers to Be Social

Let’s look at the trend in online retail sales for the holiday season in 2010 in the United States as an example. comScore Inc. data analysis showed a record increase in online sales activity in 2010 (November through the end of December) of 12 percent, the highest recorded increase since tracking of these numbers began in 2001.

…If you aren’t engaged with customers through social media, you are very soon going to find yourself exposed and at a distinct disadvantage. — Brett King is the author of BANK 2.0 and founder of the International Academy of Financial Management.

Mike Walsh: Will China Create Its Own Global Brands?

Our best Futurist Speaker, Mike Walsh , talked with the head of Shanghai Tang about China’s ambitions to launch global brands in the future. … Contact us at Speakers Connect at [email protected] or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage MIke for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Anders Sorman-Nilsson: Thinque Funky – Upgrade Your Thinking

Anders Sorman-Nilsson , author of Thinque Funky and international speaker urge us to upgrade our thinking… Contact us at Speakers Connect at [email protected] or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Anders for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Brett King keynote opening speaker at EPCA Conference 2011

He is a Strategist, Advisor and Futurist for the Financial Services Sector and the author of Bank 2.0, a bestseller dealing with the impact of technology on customer behavior and financial services. … News from EPCA Conference Contact us at Speakers Connect at [email protected] or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Brett for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Mike Walsh Quoted in This month's Forbes

Here comes the Forbes article : It Takes A Village Forbes Asia Magazine dated January 17, 2011 Three friends in Indonesia start a social network called Koprol, and now Yahoo is taking it abroad. 201101071653.jpg Three friends, not long out of college and bored with their day jobs, start an Internet company. … Instead, since Indonesians are most likely to be accessing the site on a mobile phone, when you log on you “check in” to a location such as a bar, health club or mall to see who’s there–including members you don’t already know–and read about what they’re doing.

Emma Reynolds Talks about the Asia Talent Trends of 2011

The full-house event was attended by HR professionals and senior managements from prestigious organisations including KPMG, RBS, ipec financial and many more. IMG_3145 Congratulations also for relaunching e3 , the Workforce Innovation company with a vision to change the way the world works in Hong Kong! … Connect us at [email protected] or +852 2165 4126 to book Emma to inspire your team at your next event / conference!

Mike Walsh Interviewed by Polish TV on The Future

Our best Futurist speaker, Mike Walsh , Interviewed by the Polish TV on The Future…

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Mike Walsh: The Office of the Future

Rate This From Mike Walsh’s blog: I was quoted in a magazine article on the office of the future, appearing in the December 2010 edition of Virgin’s inflight magazine, Voyeur.

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Get Creative with "The Developing World" Mindset

Innovation guru and international speaker, Fredrik Haran talks about the danger of defining yourself as “developed”, versus the advantages of looking at yourself as “developing”.

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