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Innovation+

There is more to innovation than typically meets the eye.  Exponential and non-linear in nature, innovations arise when a complex set of factors come together to expose an entirely new market opportunity. 

Snippets on Innovations

Short posts about key principles that underpin innovation. 

Innovation+ > Culture

What is culture?  Some say it is the set of beliefs that permeate an organization without any words being spoken.  Nowadays, nearly everyone is calling their culture innovative. &n…
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How Innovations Arise

Could it be true that innovations are not random but actually predictable? That’s what a new mathematical study earlier this year by Vittorio Loreto and co. at the University of Rome concluded. …
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Innovation+ > Timing

Timing is everything.  Often times you will hear people say ‘I had that idea 5 years before …’ And that’s the kicker.  Many of us will have ideas, many times before t…
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Innovation+ > Vision

There is vision and then there are visionaries.  Not all of us are visionaries, but to make innovation work we all need some vision.  Where is the market going? What does the future look lik…
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Innovation+ > Inflection

Have a look on Linked-In and you will see ‘experts’ on entrepreneurship and innovation on millions of profiles.  How are there so many experts? Simple.  They once were  part…
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Innovation Markets

Examples of markets where innovation is happening at a blistering pace. 

Fintech

Fintech looks ready to run-up the S-Curve and hit the global mainstream in the years ahead, taking on traditional banks head-on. 

Business Model Canvas – Revolut

#Fintech Revolut.com Quick Pitch – Revolut is a digital, branchless challenger bank based in the UK that offers frictionless low-fee banking and free intra-currency transfers for both consumers …
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Business Model Canvas – Chime

The bell is ringing and the Banks are starting to hear the Chime of a Challenger Bank that is eating into their market share. We look at the Business Model Canvas of US-Based Chime and its 12 Million+…
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Housing

Real estate is one of the last major sectors on the verge of being fully transformed by technology.  Buckle up!

The Nomads Business Model

The Nomads have always had this cachet as the wanderlust millennials of no-fixed-address who strived to work by the beach on their laptops for the rest of their lives. As it turns out, the pandemic cr…
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Housing Rentals – Monthly Stays

Another corner of the market where we see a crossover between the hospitality industry and the housing market is in ‘monthly stays’ or stays between one and six months. Ironically, the pan…
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