IKEA Goes the Full Jon Snow

IKEA Goes the Full Jon Snow

Back in 2015 I was invited to attend a secret workshop with a secret client in Denmark. Unfortunately, it was so secret, I couldn’t know who the client was. I couldn’t know where in Copenhagen I would be working. And there were no team profiles that could be shared....
Applications Open for the Qantas Codeshare 2016 Hackathon

Applications Open for the Qantas Codeshare 2016 Hackathon

Following the success of 2015’s Qantas Codeshare Hackathon, the 2016 event is now open for applications. Last year’s event was an amazing experience for all involved, from participants, mentors and judges to all the Qantas subject matter experts, sponsors and...
The Eight Secret Benefits of Hackathons

The Eight Secret Benefits of Hackathons

Hackathons have proven to be a great model for technology companies continue their innovation agenda. By tapping into internal teams and external developer communities, the problem solving capacity of an organisation can increase exponentially. Held usually outside of...
Attention Boards: Nine Trends for an Innovative Future

Attention Boards: Nine Trends for an Innovative Future

There is a reason that “innovation” is a hot topic right now, and is has nothing to do with the Prime Minister’s Innovation Statement. For decades, Australian markets have been effective duopolies – with one or two businesses dominating each segment. Look at retail....
The Five Cs of Digital Disruption

The Five Cs of Digital Disruption

Disruption is affecting our marketing organisations from the CMO to the intern. Not only is technology transforming the way we work, it’s challenging our processes, use of data, our teams, structures and the skills we need. But disruption isn’t just a...
Disruption is the Future of Work: the all-consuming employee

Disruption is the Future of Work: the all-consuming employee

It’s not hard to see the future of work. In fact, it’s right there in front of our faces. It is happening under our noses. At the desks, in the hallways and foyers of our organisations. It is even happening in the homes of our staff, executives and customers.  And it...