My target? “I pulled it out of a hat”

If you’ve ever worked in a corporate environment or had anything to do with sales you won’t be surprised to hear that ‘sales targets’ are often pulled out of a hat. Really? Yes, really. Okay, not always, some may work for a multi-national and are expected to produce a designated number, despite having little appreciation

Crowdsourcing the mind through open innovation

We have technology so advanced that we can search the world and give us the answers we desire in milliseconds, but what if the answers aren’t available yet? We have search engine technology that enables us to search text, images, video and even shapes. Yet if we want to find out something that someone else

What is Crowd sourcing?

Crowdsourcing is the process of gaining required services, information, content or ideas through contribution solicitations from a group of people – usually done online – instead of asking for contributions from suppliers or employees. Crowdsourcing is a wide ranging term and is used for several different purposes. In most cases it is used for fundraising

Social innovation

Each of us has our own little problems but these tend to pale in comparison to the needs of society as a whole. We live in a world that literally changes by the minute, with new technology and ideas launched on a daily basis. Change can be a good thing, but when it happens, it’s