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Introducing Qmarkets’ Brand New Website – Offering Unprecedented Insights to Help You Reach Innovation Overdrive
In addition to offering an unparalleled depth of information on Qmarkets SaaS features and capabilities, the new website explores how the platform can be used to overcome industry-specific challenges. You can read more about our exciting new website in this news story.

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Transforming The Transformative: The CMO’s Role In Leading Digital Transformation

"By mastering the right balance of business and technology capabilities, Chief Marketing Officers can transcend their roles within their organizations to become next-generation digital transformation leaders." In this Forbes...

"By mastering the right balance of business and technology capabilities, Chief Marketing Officers can transcend their roles within their organizations to become next-generation digital transformation leaders." In this Forbes article, author Kristin Hambelton explains how CMOs must adapt to meet the demands of the changing digital transformation landscape.

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Companies like IKEA and Accenture are following in Google’s footsteps to stay ahead of the curve

Home Depot, IKEA, and Accenture are among the major companies that are beginning to use innovation labs. In this article from Business Insider UK, Shana Lebowitz examines the kinds of...
Home Depot, IKEA, and Accenture are among the major companies that are beginning to use innovation labs. In this article from Business Insider UK, Shana Lebowitz examines the kinds of labs being developed by these companies - specifically how they are being used to attract and retain new talent, as well as harness a spirit of value-driving 'intrapreneurship'.
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Building the People-Centric City of the Future

At the recent Bloomberg 'Sooner Than You Think Summit', experts from a variety of sectors discussed the changing nature of smart cities, and the sustainability and governmental challenges that...
At the recent Bloomberg 'Sooner Than You Think Summit', experts from a variety of sectors discussed the changing nature of smart cities, and the sustainability and governmental challenges that entails. In this video, Bloomberg's Katrina Nicholas speaks with Jenny Bofinger-Schuster (Senior Vice President, Sustainability and Cities of Siemens), Dorte Bech Vizard (Ambassador to Singapore and Brunei of the Kingdom of Denmark) and Brendan Wallace, (Co-founder & Managing Partner of Fifth Wall).
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The Power of Collaboration for the Digital Innovations of Smart Cities

Collaboration is playing an increasingly significant role in boosting digital innovation in large-scale smart cities, as well as smaller municipalities. This article explores how various communities interact in "geographies...
Collaboration is playing an increasingly significant role in boosting digital innovation in large-scale smart cities, as well as smaller municipalities. This article explores how various communities interact in "geographies of innovation", and gives five outstanding examples of public-private collaboration in major US and European cities.
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Disruption vs. Innovation: Defining Success 

No market is safe from disruption, which can occur across all industries. A PricewaterhouseCoopers survey of 1,379 chief executives found 60 percent said that their sectors have already been changed or reshaped....
No market is safe from disruption, which can occur across all industries. A PricewaterhouseCoopers survey of 1,379 chief executives found 60 percent said that their sectors have already been changed or reshaped. In this Entrepreneur Europe article, David Meltzer explores the key differences between innovation and disruption, highlighting how companies can optimally evolve to remain competitive in a constantly-shifting marketplace.
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Scaling Up Startups in Corporate Settings

In recent years, an increasing intensity in collaboration between incumbent companies and startups has been observed. Meanwhile, close to 80% of corporations and startups have already been, or are,...
In recent years, an increasing intensity in collaboration between incumbent companies and startups has been observed. Meanwhile, close to 80% of corporations and startups have already been, or are, collaborating. This Innovation Excellence article explores the major implications and challenges for startup engagement in corporate settings.
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Time to Light a Fire: 5 Strategies for Building a Culture of Innovation

This Industry Week article covers effective strategies that contribute to the culture of innovation within the construction material manufacturing sector. These range from open innovation initiatives, to R&D strategies, to...
This Industry Week article covers effective strategies that contribute to the culture of innovation within the construction material manufacturing sector. These range from open innovation initiatives, to R&D strategies, to adopting reliable metrics supported by big data sets.
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4 Digital Transformation Hacks

Digital transformation is crucial when it comes to ensuring your business can compete effectively, and provide the optimal experience to customers. This CMSWire article covers four quick-win concepts for...
Digital transformation is crucial when it comes to ensuring your business can compete effectively, and provide the optimal experience to customers. This CMSWire article covers four quick-win concepts for achieving digital transformation, improving your core business processes, and delivering superior outcomes to both users and consumers.
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Your Company Needs an Innovation Culture, Not an Innovation Team

In the transformative age, it's crucial to extend your company's innovation strategy beyond the confines of a restricted, dedicated team. This article covers 5 key points for generating and...
In the transformative age, it's crucial to extend your company's innovation strategy beyond the confines of a restricted, dedicated team. This article covers 5 key points for generating and maintaining a thriving innovation culture that will unlock hidden potential, and generate major value for your business.
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3 Strategies For Developing Innovative Thinking

Want to enjoy more of those 'eureka' moments that add value and efficiency to your business? In this Forbes article, Bryan Collins covers 3 strategies for cultivating an innovative...
Want to enjoy more of those 'eureka' moments that add value and efficiency to your business? In this Forbes article, Bryan Collins covers 3 strategies for cultivating an innovative mindset, as well as how to implement these strategies for maximum results.
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