Kicking off our Ubuntu journey with DatB Europe and DatB South Africa.
The team wanted to trigger an intercultural conversation and exchange - totally free of bias. Is that even possible? And what is needed?
In this first ESG Talk, we focused on the positive impact on the environment and society. We had insightful discussions. We started sharing a prototype built by members of the Brazilian chapter who decided to design an app to increase business volume with suppliers engaged in sustainable practices since most companies are committed to positively impacting society and the environment, but not always its suppliers follow this path.
After conducting regular virtual meetings over the past two years, the European core team of Design at Business finally came together in person for a 2-day gathering in Munich.
The objective was to exchange on latest topics, review our setup, and to discuss on the future community arrangements. But most of all we were happy to see and talk to each other in person and welcome our youngest participant into our group.
Internal Innovation Consulting is boosting a differentiation and competitiveness. IT Business Innovation is not a ‘nice to have’ activity, but a must have strategic contribution to accelerate differentiation efforts. Innovation consulting expertise strengthens innovation capabilities by providing the right innovation tools, methodologies, and skills for mastering continuous innovation.
Building and keeping innovation consulting activities inhouse has several key benefits.
Certain aspects of innovation support can and should be managed internally. Retaining the innovation capabilities as highlighted in the framework for consistent innovation, inhouse provides an organization the advantages that:
Aligning innovation requirements and business goals, fostering innovative behaviours and employee experiences, and establishing an innovation ecosystem for effective co-innovation and business agility. A framework for organization to design better products and for innovative leaders to unleash an inventive culture which can build better products.
"Especially if you change your mindset, you start believing in yourself more, rethinking problems and development. It is like a cascading effect. I went from Design Thinking, new ways of Design Thinking, brainstorming, learning more techniques, and storytelling ...