Global Patent Possibilities

Global Patent Possibilities

Patent Evolution Thomas Edison’s 1879 electric light bulb patent (U.S. Patent No. 223,898) changed how we live and work. It built the foundation for modern electrical systems. People could work and at the same time, others were able to socialize at night. This...
Open to Failure

Open to Failure

Being Open to Failure There’s value in being open to failure. Facebook, for example, adopted the internal motto “move fast and break things” until 2014. As the Harvard Business Review points out, Mark Zuckerberg intended for this mantra to guide...
FoondaMate

FoondaMate

A Creation Called FoondaMate The story of a young South African duo, who created FoondaMate, is one more of us creating what we need on the edges, another tale of pioneering treks. Dacod Magagula and Tao Boyle birthed FoondaMate in 2020 based on their need to access...
Transformational Leadership

Transformational Leadership

Transformational Leadership When it comes to transformational leadership—whether digital or human—we often believe what society calls facts, when it’s actually opinions and perspectives. Mark Twain got to the heart of everything. Consider his thought that  “It ain’t...
The Hype of the Next Big Thing

The Hype of the Next Big Thing

What is innovation? Innovation is about creating the next big thing that everyone celebrates and desires. There is a delusion that the more innovative we are, the better.  We get so busy racing from place to place that we get seduced by advertisers convincing us that...

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