When people ask me what in my experience is the biggest barrier to innovation in our workplaces, it almost always falls back to workplace fears: Fears about expectations, fears of being seen, fears about making a mistake. Dig a little deeper and we can see that they are all ultimately based on a lack of … Continue reading How to form trust in the digital workplace
Have you ever put a new CMS, marketing or e-commerce tool in place to address a specific problem, only to find an ever-increasing workload and new problems emerge? During the recent years, cloud and the software-as-a-service approach have been differentiators in a crowded and fast-moving marketplace, yet these have rarely really addressed the customer need for … Continue reading Coredna – a digital platform vendor built for speed and scale
The promise of combining new ways of collaboration with design thinking to come up with important innovation sounds almost too good to be true. This was at the heart of a popular session at the J. Boye Aarhus 17 conference where Maren Christin Huebl from German software giant SAP gave a talk on fostering a … Continue reading Scaling design thinking
Fast-forward to 2017 and Google introduced AI-first. AI-first means to think about artificial intelligence at the beginning of each new initiative. How might AI help improve a solution? How might AI make for a better customer experience?
Volumes have been written about bitcoin, blockchain and cybercurrencies, in particular recently given the hype and immense fluctuations in the value of bitcoin. Last week, Bebo White held a popular keynote with observations on cybercurrency and blockchain. Bebo is Departmental Associate (Emeritus) at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in San Francisco and was on the team who … Continue reading The end of the beginning of a totally new financial system
Have you ever fallen in love with design? Seen a graphical mock-up that really represented your brand spot on in a way you would not know how to describe with words? The problem with design in digital projects is that people tend to fall in love with different things. When feelings guide project decisions, life … Continue reading Design with empathy and insight
As content management systems largely remain the de-facto digital platform for most large and complex organisations, selecting the right one for your organisation is a critical decision. The new system should ideally last for several years to come, but how do you find the best one? Analysts crown vendors as winners and losers in the … Continue reading 5 questions to ask before selecting a Web CMS
Are we really procuring something as powerful as Office 365 just to create and store documents?
The World Wide Web has been around for just some 25 years. And we are still struggling to find answers to basic yet fundamental questions regarding digital records management, says Steven Pemberton, a WWW pioneer, chair of several W3C working groups and researcher at The Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science in Amsterdam. Will we for example … Continue reading 5 things about the web that we need to future-prove
King Content has firmly held the throne ever since he was crowned. However, many tend to forget that he is the sovereign when it comes to producing actual content. Jake DiMare, Head of Digital Strategy at LA-based Luminos Labs, has been building websites for the past almost 20 years, and he wishes that more people … Continue reading Beware of content related risks