The intersection of fashion and technology is moving fast. Imagine technology integrating with fashion through our senses. This could be anything from sensors in clothing that detect stress or raised heartbeats, to helping children with autism by sensing distress. Learn how Open Style Labs is allowing designers, engineers and therapists to come together and create this adaptive fashion.
There is a perception that if you make a product sustainable, it somehow of less quality or worth. But try telling that to Nike who identified sustainability as a source of innovation and made it a profitable revenue stream.
Most organizations need major mindset shifts to survive and thrive amid rapid technological change. And reverse mentoring is emerging as a popular way to break people out of their decades-old established ways of working.
E-waste is a global and accelerating problem, with several barriers to finding solutions. But in every problem, there lies opportunity in solving it. Take a look at a few creative solutions for tackling e-waste.
Across industries, intelligent machines are marching, and along with them fear. How do business leaders today promote the adoption of emerging technologies while adapting the current workforce to the work realities of the future, inspiring and training them in the adoption of new skills?
Groupthink may be the death of innovative culture, yet many companies shy away from conflict and disagreement. Read how inviting and understanding different perspectives leads to innovation, and discover the strategies to cultivate this “creative abrasion.”
Today, millions of women support their families and communities by working in the global supply chains of global companies. By supporting and educating these women in areas of health, personal finance, and gender equality, businesses can help advance the state of women, while expanding their own opportunity for growth.