Recent Posts : Business Design & Innovation

PSS #5 - How product-oriented manufacturers can scale up Product-Service Systems

Many manufacturers acknowledge the importance of moving toward product-service systems (PSS) – combining products and services to meet customers’ needs – ­­and yet they often find themselves...

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Price has the biggest influence on turnover

by Andries Reymer on Jun 19, 2017 in: , Business Design & Innovation

In this increasingly globalized world in which we all work and want to succeed, more and more often we find ourselves up against competitors who are very tightly focused on cost and price...

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Alumni Stories – PART EIGHTEEN: The DNA of innovative entrepreneurs

Selling selfie sticks alongside your day job? It’s a lot more exciting than it sounds. Miguel Michiels and Ifran Qureshi (both aged 29) followed the Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship program...

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Why it’s never too soon to get involved in corporate venturing

by An Cosaert on May 24, 2017 in: , Business Design & Innovation

Exponential Academy recently organized a popular event on the topic of corporate venturing. Carine Lucas of Agoria gave a fascinating overview of the potential that corporate venturing offers. The...

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Urban Mobility is big business, so why are we still stuck in traffic?

A view from a non-mobility expert

The 4th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans which took place on 29-30 March 2017 in Dubrovnik, Croatia covered a diverse range of issues, from...

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Three reasons why you are the one holding back innovation

by Remco Lenstra on Apr 14, 2017 in: , Business Design & Innovation

In the many conversations we at the Business Design & Innovation Expertise Center have with people from various companies, we will regularly hear people say something along the lines of: “I know...

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Play time is over

DMI (The Design Management Institute) annually measures the Design Value Index (DVI)* based on a portfolio of 16 listed shares of companies that are considered ‘design-centric’. A design-centric...

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