Learning may have existed in many forms in the past; however, more recently, it exists in a somewhat different way — digital. This form shows in many ways that innovation is more than a buzzword, which many educators realise now. This new realisation will make them seek better ways to position digital learning and effectively serve students, especially those with little access to the digital platforms.
How is this possible? What does digital learning mean to the overall return on investments? How can your institution leverage this new opportunity? All this and more are in the rest of this…
What “Hacked” looks like in the healthcare industry
Basic healthcare is mostly about elongating life and improving its quality. Therefore, healthcare service providers should have this in mind as the barest minimum and strive to improve these metrics.
For healthcare practitioners who want to improve these outcomes, leveraging technology for digital transformation offers a real opportunity. Technology can and will save lives — the scope of how technology can save lives is increasing at a considerable rate; this article provides a picture.
Implementing digital transformation can become an arduous task for a healthcare organization. It involves making consequential and…
Innovation is never by accident. It takes deliberate and strategic actions to create effective change. For healthcare service providers, embracing some of these critical changes is becoming a must-have for any system. Here are some methods healthcare leaders can embrace to enhance innovation.
As with most other sectors of the economy, organizations in the healthcare industry are increasingly implementing creative ideas, programs, and interesting technological advancements which can generate value and make things access to service and products easier for customers
An example is the shift to value-based reimbursement and the concomitant redesign of healthcare delivery processes and infrastructure.
One of the many challenges many businesses face is communicating their business case to ensure sustainability, which is the essence of innovation.
A sustainable business model must capture economic, social, and environmental value for a variety of stakeholders.
This article discussed what sustainable business models mean in the simplest term, how to achieve one, and steps to take.
A business model can be described as organized and value-oriented. It is how a company creates value for itself without failing to deliver products and services for its target audience.
Why do you need your business to be sustainable, and how…
Even the biggest of us thrive on big game resources. This means that no matter the time you may have spent in the business, strategy, and innovation, you need resource banks to keep you brewing new techniques and innovative ideas.
We have compiled a list of ten resources you will find useful.
Let’s dive in!
Indiegogo Is the perfect place to discover new concepts and identify innovative products before they go public. Indiegogo provides a network for people all over the world to find unconditional solutions to their everyday problems. …
Emerging responses of leaders to the widespread crisis is crucial for businesses and the economy.
Amidst the first report of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak from Wuhan China on 31st December 2019, to its declaration by the World Health Organization as a global health emergency on the 30th January 2020, there have been records and even anticipated plunges in both large and small scale businesses globally. Production processes have been slowed down, including supply chain engagements. The COVID-19 pandemic has placed demands on both leaders and businesses, alarming employees and business stakeholders. …
“What are our current innovation strengths and how are we using them?”
An Innovation audit is simply a third-person analysis of an organization’s immediate innovation capacity concerning its day-to-day activities and strategic objectives.
In renewing an organization’s innovation strategy, innovation audit is the starting point. Here’s how Gumi assesses your innovation capacity.
First, we understand misalignments can occur, causing the following inquiries to be made:
● Why there’s a lack of emergence of market-changing innovation products/services, even with the setup of a mature innovation structure?
● Why there is a difficulty in connecting new business models or concepts to built-up…
Every not-for-profit knows they need an innovative and profitable business model. However, the challenge lies in ‘how’ to achieve it and develop the capacity to do so.
A joint summary by Bridgespan and Rockefeller foundation on the top 145 not-for-profit leaders identified the gap created by a challenge dubbed “Innovation-aspiration”. The survey highlighted that most not-for-profit leaders (about 80%) envisaged that to achieve success, they must sight solutions that improve societal growth, but only a few (40%) had the knowledge on how to go about it.
This made obvious the view that most not-for-profit had an impaired definition of ‘innovation’…
CAN INNOVATIVE BUSINESS MODELS REVOLUTIONIZE AFRICA’S POWER SECTOR?
According to the African Development Bank (AfDB), African countries have the lowest global electricity access rate at slightly above 40%, with over 600 million Africans shut off with no access to electricity.
World Bank bi-annual reports on the state of African economies report that Africa possesses the lowest rate of electricity globally. Thus, an improved rate of electricity is key to the development of the continent, resulting in an increase in productivity across various industries. …
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