A Culture Of Excellence Takes Sacrifice And Self-Reflection

By |May 6th, 2015|

A company’s culture is precious. It’s more than foosball tables and couches in the break room. It defines how things are done, what matters and what doesn’t. At the end of the day, the culture of a work environment can make or break the organization’s future, by its power to motivate or destroy people’s […]

The Transient Nature of Managing an On-Demand Business

By |May 6th, 2015|

Managing a business that works in the plane of on-demand products and services requires the ability to make the necessary evolutions to keep up with changing business environments, new trends, and competition. Additionally, on-demand, instant-gratification type experiences are becoming desired in more and more fields, so lessons learned now might soon benefit a much […]

Using Technology to Make the World a Better Place

By |May 6th, 2015|

On Collision’s stage, “Tech for Good” was introduced as the concept of using existing technology, and driving future technology, for the purpose of improving lives.

Ask Bryan Johnson, Founder of OS Fund, what comes to mind when someone brings up Tech For Good, and he’ll give you three great answers:

It should help humanity live in […]

This desk will correct your posture, order your lunch, and wirelessly charge your phone

By |May 6th, 2015|

Technology has made its way into all aspects of our lives. From smarter refrigerators, toothbrushes, and shoes we leverage tech to improve our quality of life on a daily basis. What hasn’t changed much since the introduction of the standing version is the desk. Don Huynh has created an autonomous desk that might actually […]

Try Something New, With Confidence

By |May 6th, 2015|

Often times, the hardest thing about trying something new, is simply the fact that it’s different from what we’re accustomed to. Switching from a Mac to a PC for example; all of the small differences in display, keyboard shortcuts, file locations, etc. contribute to interference in your work flow, to the point where we […]

The Effect of Culture on Business

By |May 5th, 2015|

Studying cultural differences and applying what is learned can make a company more likely to succeed in different regions. Roelant Prins of Adyen has seen that business habits can stem from cultural habits, so it stands to reason that the more familiar the customs are, the better you can tailor your product or service […]