Jim Stengel

602 Added | 5 Magazines | 1 Like | 7,147 Followers | @JimStengel | President/CEO of The Jim Stengel Company || Former Global Marketing Officer of P&G  ||  Author of Unleashing the Innovators: How Mature Companies Find New Life With Startups || Adjunct Professor at Kellogg School of Management || Former Board Member of AOL and Motorola

Billionaire CEO Michael Dell tells employees, forget hierarchy: 'Be willing to break things, make stuff happen'

Dell Technologies — which includes seven businesses Dell, Dell EMC, Pivotal, RSA, Secureworks, Virtustream, VMware — has 140,000 employees. In the …

Jeff Bezos

Xperiel Is Turning Sports Stadiums Into Augmented Reality Consoles

Imagine if the sports venue you were in were transformed into a giant video game console, with your phone serving as a controller that enables you to …

Augmented Reality

Intuit India launches accelerator programme for women entrepreneurs

<i>Intuit India’s CSR initiative Intuit Rise launched the women-in-business accelerator programme to help women entrepreneurs grow their business.</i>As …

Startups (India)

Snapchat and NBCUniversal Are Creating a Digital Content Studio for Scripted Shows

Snapchat is delving deeper into the world of original programming, thanks to new partnerships with NBCUniversal and the Duplass Brothers.<p>With a …

How Partnerships Help Unleash Innovation

All companies want to succeed and make a difference. Big, established companies think they have the history, trust, and scale to do so. Small, young …

Innovation

Facebook Live with Beth Comstock

Yesterday, I joined Beth Comstock, vice chair of GE, for a fireside chat about my new book, Unleashing the Innovators. Check out the video …

Google weaves touch controls into Levi Strauss jacket

Levi Strauss this week begins selling a denim jacket with touch controls woven into the fabric in the first fashion offering stitched from a …

Comprehend Presents Clinical Intelligence for Data-Driven Decisions

Comprehend Presentations and Booth Demos at SCDM 2017 Highlight Expertise Across Evolving Study, Portfolio and CRO Data(PRWeb September 25, 2017)Read …

Upstart 50 Inventor: Alex and Philipp Hertel, Co-founders at Xperiel - San Francisco Business Times

<b>Alex and Philipp Hertel, Co-founders at Xperiel</b><p><b>Location:</b> Sunnyvale<p><b>Disrupting:</b> Marketing<p><b>Why picked:</b> Alex and Philipp Hertel created the technology …

Entrepreneurship

The Top 10 Books to Read This Fall

’Tis the season to set aside that beachy novel and dive into the latest slate of business books and tell-alls. This fall will see a slew of releases …

Business Books to Watch in September

After the summer lull, September always brings a bounty of new book releases. In order of publication date, these are just 20 of the new books we'll …

Ray Dalio

How GE, Target, And Levi’s Keep Their Cool

What happens when big brands partner up with innovative startups.<p>In his new book, <i>Unleashing the Innovators</i>, Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer at Procter & Gamble, studied some 200 “odd couple” partnerships between established companies and tech-focused upstarts. Here’s how the …

LinkedIn opens video uploads to all as part of a bigger video push

Video is the name of the game in social networking: sites like Facebook and Twitter have been doubling down on the medium in recent years to drive more traffic and engagement from users, and also as a platform to snare more premium advertising away from traditional television broadcasters; Snapchat …

Mobile

New York Jets Team Up with Xperiel to Bring the First Augmented Reality Experience to Football Fans at MetLife Stadium

Rule number one for corporate accelerators: don’t assume what start-ups need

A recent piece by the IPA’s David Caygill and Matt Rebeiro on corporate venturing caught our attention recently. Whenever valuable industry insight …

Entrepreneurship

Mercedes-Benz Stadium Wows With Tech – Front Office Sports

1. WiFi Better than Your House<p>With two 40Gbps internet circuits that theoretically will allow fans to download all 65 Game of Thrones episodes, in 4K …

Mercedes-Benz Stadium

CEO: EyeVerify's new big vision is not only possible, but probable (Video) - Kansas City Business Journal

By Leslie Collins <br>– Reporter, Kansas City Business Journal<p>May 8, 2017, 3:00pm CDT<p>Toby Rush easily could have retired or pursued another startup when …

The eyes have it: Bank of America, Samsung pilot iris-scan logins

This month, Bank of America will begin piloting technology from Samsung that lets customers log in to mobile banking by taking a picture of their eye.<p>…

How high-tech breast pumps help new mothers reclaim their time

HUUUURRRRRRK hurk HUUUURRRRRRK hurk HUUUURRRRRRK hurk HUUUURRRRRRK hurk HUUUURRRRRRK hurk HUUUURRRRRRK hurk HUUUURRRRRRK hurk HUUUURRRRRRK hurk…<p>When you are pregnant, everyone tells you that nothing can really prepare you for parenthood. What they should also tell you, however, is that nothing can …

We Just Named the 10 Startups Joining Our Retail Accelerator this Summer

A new batch of startups head to Target headquarters this summer for our second annual Target + Techstars retail accelerator. The 13-week program, …

This Startup Led By Ex-Googlers Just Got Millions From Major League Baseball and the LA Dodgers

It’s not everyday that a group of investors like Major League Baseball, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the co-founder of Sun Microsystems, and Google’s …

Startups

Failure to Build Brands Is Hurting the Economy, GroupM's Irwin Gotlieb Says

A "massive deficit" of brand building is dragging down the economy, according to Irwin Gotlieb, global chairman of GroupM.<p>When the history books get …

Advertising

Taco Bell and Lyft Test a Way to Handle Late Night Cravings Together

Taco Bell and Lyft, companies that already cater to the whims of late-night snackers, are joining forces.<p>Fans have been using social media to praise …

Advertising

Slack Is Raising $250 Million From SoftBank, Others

Slack Technologies Inc. is raising about $250 million in a funding round co-led by SoftBank Group Corp., according to people familiar with the …

Venture Capital

Roomba vacuum maker iRobot betting big on the 'smart' home

(This July 24 story corrects paragraph 6 to read "share maps for free with customer consent" instead of "sell maps")<p>(Reuters) - The Roomba robotic vacuum has been whizzing across floors for years, but its future may lie more in collecting data than dirt.<p>That data is of the spatial variety: the …

The 3 Ingredients That Helped Nestlé Infuse Innovation Into Its Corporate Culture

Nestlé this past weekend celebrated the first anniversary of its global innovation platform Henri@Nestlé, but in truth, it was more of a …

This Vertical Farm Wants To Be An Agriculture Company, Not A Tech Company

FreshBox Farms is going big by focusing on harvests, not proprietary growing systems.<p>As the indoor farming industry has taken off in the last several years–over the next 10 years, indoor farming is expected to account for 50% of leafy green production, and grow to a $42 billion industry–it’s become …

Universal Music's Lucian Grainge Gets Cannes Lions Honor

"Today I hunt for brands, digital platforms and new thoughts in technology," said the former talent scout who is credited with saving the music …

Adidas Bests Nike for Entertainment Lions Music Grand Prix

<b>WHAT IT IS:</b> The Adidas Originals "Original Is Never Finished" campaign, which featured a re-mixed, modernized version of the Frank Sinatra classic …