In a recent talk at the Stanford GSB, Patagonia’s VP of Marketing Vincent Stanley emphasized that all companies have a responsibility to evaluate the costs and impact their products have on the environment:
Anyone who has ever been to a music gig in recent years will know how commonplace it has become for fans to record their experience with smartphones. Inspired by this, Crowdsync is now aiming to make these clips useful by matching multiple videos taken at the same time and location, and enabling viewers to use the footage to direct their own version. READ MORE…
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The 10 Things Innovative Companies Do To Stay On Top
1. Everybody is an innovator 2. Measure their idea-generation success 3. Change the idea a lot before it becomes a product 4. Test their ideas with customers 5. Have an internal “idea czar” 6. Talk to customers and other partners 7. Find ideas everywhere 8. Spend R&D money thoughtfully, not profligately 9. Generate ideas in three basic ways 10. Systematically create new ideas