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Are you a pirate or in the navy?

We’re looking for a junior sidekick for one of our squads. We get involved in very interesting projects….you’ll be at the heart of a team building new businesses for banks, insurance companies and car manufacturers. To begin with at least, you’re going to need to be happy about helping out on VAT returns, R&D tax […]

A Lean Reading List

Sending this on email to enough people now I figured I may as well put it online so it’s more easily updateable. Any other recommendations anyone thinks should be here – let me know.   Core reading / listening… (in this order if possible…) Thinking fast and slow – why we’re called System Two here Bye Bye […]

“Innovation as a service” – how clients could consume innovation like infrastructure…

“Innovation as a service” should allow the enterprise to consume continuous disruptive innovation – the development of new products and services whose revenue, operating or organisational model may run counter to existing services – as an elastic, scalable resource, in the same manner as they currently consume cloud infrastructure, technical or marketing services. Most enterprises […]

“Yeah…. I can recognise model bricks…”

OK… so we can’t fly…. but we’re pretty excited all the same…. Phase 1 of the second Brickor MVP www.brickor.club is complete. The AI can now recognise (and learn) to recognise model bricks… Kudos to Visio Ingenii for remarkable tech and speed to market http://www.visioingenii.com/

What to look for in an intrapreneur

The below was my response to a comment left on one of our slideshares from someone asking about what sort of people they should be looking when recruiting intrapreneurs into a corporate innovation process….I thought it might be interesting to re-post (the picture of a typical entrepreneur I added for colour…) Key is to make the clear […]

Junior UX / designer / maker / doer needed

We’re looking for a junior UX / creative / maker / doer to help us launch a new wave of MVPs as part of our ongoing commitment to back our own ideas. This isn’t a lame intern job…. This is the chance to work with an experience team building interesting new products. You will be given a […]

ProTrain featured on Channel 4 Gadget Man – Sept 23rd 2014

Our little idea is growing up….we’re so proud….

Isn’t “digital transformation” an oxymoron?

Doesn’t making the distinction between “transformation” within a businesses which is “digital” and change in any other manner contradict the intended implicit meaning? Digital transformation seems like an oxymoron. It seems to describe jumping from 1 silo (offline) to another (online). The task for any front end function within a business is to create a compelling experience […]

There is no such thing as marketing….pt 1

If we designed the forward facing functions of our businesses today, they would not be the chaotic mess they are now for many. See if the description below strikes a chord…. ——————————————— You’re the CMO. You have an analytics team, a content team, a CRM, loyalty, digital, mobile, social and SEO team. You have agencies […]

Entity matching across social networks – the most important CRM capability you’ve never heard of…

Entity matching across social networks – the foundation of 1 to 1 marketing from System Two ltd Entity matching across social networks is the ability to passively (without the involvement of a user) match social media accounts to an individual on a businesses CRM. May sound a bit dry but its effect could be profound and it […]

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