Human Centered Design (HCD) S13 Ep29

Guest: Gordon Stannis, Director of Design and Strategy at Twisthink

Over the last few decades, the importance of design has been growing in the context of how to create disruptive game-changing innovations. Human centered design (HCD) is the way that innovators integrate design with a clear view of customer in to the process of creating an innovation that has impact. Be careful as bad design […]

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Skipping College To Start A Business S13 Ep19

Guest: Nick Titus with Myonic.Tech

What would you think if your child, grandchild, niece or nephew came to you and said that they were skipping college to start a business? Almost a year ago, I interviewed Nick Titus who was soon to be a High School Senior about his science fair project that was quickly becoming an innovation that could impact […]

Innovating with Big Data and Artificial Intelligence to Improve Personal Performance S13 Ep10

Guest: Kerri McMaster - Co-Founder of Performance Labs

Artificial Intelligence (AI)  is quickly becoming a key element for today’s innovations. While many think that AI is new, its been around for decades but just now finding the traction it needs to be applied to a broad set of innovations. In today’s show, we have a discussion with Kerri McMaster, co-founder and head of […]

3 Pieces of Innovation Advice For Entrepreneurs S12 Ep38

Guest: Tyler Reynolds - Co-Founder and CEO of Trinity Mobile Networks

Getting innovation advice from actual innovators is invaluable. In this weeks, show, we hear from Tyler Reynolds, the CEO and Co-founder of Trinity Mobile Networks. Tyler and his co-founder,  Stephen Hall, are innovators who were inspired to innovate a solution to a problem they themselves had. During the show, Tyler shares how the idea behind Trinity […]

How do you find inspiration? S11 Ep24

Innovation Needs Inspiration [social align=”center”] Every August, I host an annual event for about 600 people, discussing tech and innovation. This event has been going on for more than decade and I’ve been hosting it 4 years now. The challenge is how do you keep an event – or any creative endeavor fresh and interesting?? One common approach […]

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Trend Safari – Traveling the world in search of emerging trends

Over the years, I’ve used my travel around the world to be an inspiration for new ideas. As I look back, there are a few tricks and processes I’ve developed to capture and share the results of a trend safari. Segment 1: Trend Safari – How do I discover emerging trends? Why? – Find trends before […]

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