All About Car Shows (5)

All About Car Shows Creativity is what will make your car show dazzling, spectacular, great, and awesome. That is why you need a creative team. You will want people on this committee who like to take things over the top. At least allow them to raise the bar over previous mundane events. Don’t worry, you don’t need to write a blank check or have lots of money, just low-cost ideas to enhance the usual. Creating With Nothing Keep in mind that this is a special group and you should already be aware of each person’s creative ability. It is better to have two or three really creative thinking people than a group of stick-in-the-mud types. When it’s all said and …

How People Get Inspired

How People Get Inspired “Which comes first, the chicken or the egg?” No matter how this topic is tackled, the question remains a mystery. “Do you need to be inspired to aspire or do you need an aspiration to get inspired?” The same holds true for the second question. Others may argue that in order to have a strong desire to achieve something, you must be inspired. On the other hand, some argue that for you to be inspired, you may need to aspire first. This is very much like the chicken and the egg question, right? There is no definite answer. Concerning inspiration vs. aspiration, the best course of action is to discover how to get people inspired, rather …

Innovation: The Life Blood Of Your Business

Innovation: The Life Blood Of Your Business If you’re running or managing a business and want it to be around for a long time, you need to spend a good part of your time innovating. That’s because, in a fast-moving world, where people expect things to get better and better, and cheaper and cheaper, innovation is your route to getting ahead of your competition. Here are 7 ways to put new life blood into your organization through innovation. 1. Create An Innovative Climate. Goran Ekvall of Lund University in Sweden has defined three conditions needed for a climate of innovation. They are: trust, dynamism, and humour. One of Ekvall’s case studies was a Swedish newspaper where the team working on …

Customer Intimacy and Empathy are Keys to Innovation

Customer Intimacy and Empathy are Keys to Innovation “Above all, we know that an entrepreneurial strategy has more chance of success the more it starts with the users — their utilities, their values, their realities … the test of an innovation is always what it does for the user…it is by no means hunch or gamble. But it is also not precisely science. Rather, it is judgment.” — Peter Drucker, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Just because a company is spending money on research (such as markets, customers, or new technologies) and development doesn’t mean they will get innovation. Innovation, as with advertising, training, or many other organization investments, depends on the quality of the investment as much as the quantity of …