Recent Posts : Business Design & Innovation

This is how you innovate faster and smarter


How can you better tap into the innovative potential in your company? For the past year, Aquafin has been working with fifteen innovation accelerators, who meanwhile have over a dozen of ideas in...

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5 reasons why startups should consider working together with traditional businesses

by Andries Reymer on Nov 12, 2018 in: , Business Design & Innovation

In today’s rat race with fast-paced changes and new technologies, startups pop up éverywhere. You can find some numbers on this fact in the blog written by my colleague Vincent Molly. 


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“Too bad I didn't do it twenty years earlier”

It is never too late to learn something new. Thierry De Vos (59) is a perfect example of that. In 2017, the business manager of Spiers Slaap decided to enroll in the guidance program Road to Growth

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Why family businesses should consider working together with startups

by Vincent Molly on Jul 31, 2018 in: , Business Design & Innovation

Startups are everywhere. In this era of fast-paced change, new technologies and disruption, there is plenty of opportunity to let entrepreneurship thrive. Evidence can be found in the many...

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How Big Data Transforms Service Management and Stimulates Opportunities for Service Research

Guest column Research
by Dominik Mahr and Martin Wetzels on Jun 28, 2018 in: , Business Design & Innovation

The Big Data gold rush transcends business categories. Global spending on Big Data has exploded to reach $125 billion in 2015[1], making it a major game changer across virtually all industries [2]

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The future of retail is hybrid

Current events
by Antwerp Management School and Duval Union Consulting on May 7, 2018 in: General management , Business Design & Innovation

Are traditional retailers a dying breed? That is at least what some of them are starting to fear in sometimes desperate attempts to reinvent their businesses. So what is the answer to the...

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Blockchain: what’s in it for you?

Forget artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things. What governments, businesses and civilians are really waiting for, is blockchain. Its potential uses are endless: ranging from logistics...

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