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Top 20 2013 Trends that will Reboot your Organization, People & Strategy

Trend Hunter's look at the top 2013 trends is upon us. As you watch Jeremy Gutsche's top 20 rundown of people, places and things trending, from Vending 3.0 to Manufactured Addicition and Deals, here are some questions to think about. How will these shifts, or combinations of, reboot your industry, organization, corporation, consumers, customers, clients, employees, suppliers, partners, c-suite, board of directors, advisors and M&A targets. Get ready for a wild ride–2013 is here–enjoy!

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How to be an Effective Innovator?

Innovation is one big struggle. Not being able to change habits within the organization. Being creative at the wrong moment. Frustrated by budget cuts. Confronted with a lack of entrepreneurship. Putting pressure on people in operations who resist change. Taking the credits as team leader myself instead of praising the team.

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The Temptation of Shiny New Objects

A panel of experts from industry, academia, and social media tackled the issue of Shiny New Object Syndrome at the Futures of Entertainment 6 conference at MIT in early November. Find out the three key takeaways to address when confronted with the temptation of shiny new objects, and learn why a conference doesn't have to have the word "innovation" in the title to be very much about innovation.

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