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November 2019 Update

Welcome to our November 2019 update, where we share our latest publications on Innovating innovating.

i8 Ventures is a boutique consultancy specializing in digital transformation leadership. 

Yours Sincerely,
Prof. Yesha Sivan and the team

Innovating Innovating
MK Nir Barkat; Investor, Former Mayor of Jerusalem

In this video, Nir Barkat, Member of Knesset and Former Mayor of Jerusalem talks leading innovation both in public office and as a private entrepreneur.

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Leadership
New Digital Leadership Course, Led by Professor Yesha Sivan at Tel Aviv University Lahav School of Executive Education (Feb-April 2020)

Pre-Registration has begun! Explore the intersection between business strategy and advanced technologies – and learn the skills necessary to manage and lead digital transformation in your organization. Course begins February 2020.

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i8 Research
Moving From Digital 1.0 to 2.0; Know the Difference Between “Regular” and 21st Century Digital

Digital 1.0 means your organization has an ERP, CRM, and CMS. These are good things, but don’t rest on your laurels. Digital 2.0 is already here, and the time for a new digital transformation is now.

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Digital Strategy
More Innovation Calls for Much More Digital Infrastructure

To survive, companies must increase innovative output; and the key to innovative output is digital infrastructure.

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Case Study
Innovation is Not an Accident – How China Turned Into a Tech Superpower (Book Review of Tech Titans of China)

Are you on Tik Tok? Did Mark Zuckerberg miss the biggest trend in social? Has your friend told you to buy Pinduoduo stock? This is for you. For the last few decades, China has been known as a source of cheap imitation goods. Today, that’s changing — and fast. Learn how China turned into one of the world’s innovation superpowers, and what it could mean for your organization.

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September 2019 Update

Welcome to our 2019 September update, where we share our latest publications on Innovating innovating.

i8 Ventures is a boutique consultancy specializing in digital transformation. 

Yours Sincerely,
Prof. Yesha Sivan and the team

Innovating Innovating
Chemi Peres, Co- Founder of Pitango Venture Capital

In this video, Chemi Peres talks venture capital success, innovation’s role in competition, and the value of human capital in entrepreneurship.

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i8 Research
The Top 10 Risks of Digital Transformation

To succeed in your digital transformation journey, you need to know the common ten risks and how to mitigate them. From i8 Venture’s latest publication, “Doing Digital.”

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Leadership
Orange Bike Mindfulness (OBM) Coming Soon to a Hotel Near You

Joseph Fischer, CEO of Vision Hospitality & Travel, discusses his experiences at an OBM workshop, and how mindfulness can be a useful tool for the hospitality and lodging industry.

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External Research
When Your Employees Refuse to be Eaten by Software

What do you do when you want to integrate a technology into your business, but your employees push back? Uber may provide the answer.

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Case Study
The Ferrari Pit Stop and the Value of Shared Goals

Watch: A Ferrari pit stop team needs only 2.5 seconds to change four tires. What’s their secret? Learn how “goal hierarchies” can make your team run like them.

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June 2019 Update

Welcome to our 2019 June update, where we share our latest publications on Innovating innovating.

i8 Ventures is a boutique consultancy specializing in digital transformation. 

Yours Sincerely,
Prof. Yesha Sivan and the team[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

Innovation
Innovating innovating = running a race car while re-designing the engine and replacing it, at the same time (video)

In this video, Prof. Yesha Sivan explains what “Innovating innovating” is about. Innovation is more than just creativity or ideas; it is the realizations of these ideas into solutions that create value.

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i8 Research
Agilifying Your Digital Business: Published by the Cutter Consortium

“Agile” has become a strategic issue. Our article recommends 6 steps to consider when transforming into an agile organization.

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Leadership
Orange Bike Mind (OBM) Workshop - 28 July 2019. Collaborating with PAI (the Israeli community for organizational change and development)

Our 4 hour leadership workshop is designed to “install” mindfulness – a quality practiced by leading firms like Google & McKinsey. This “wise intervention” workshop will teach you the 3 qualities of 21st century leaders: Focus, Openness & Control.

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External Research
Prevent Turf Wars By Selecting One Digital Leader

Who should lead the digital effort?

  • A new senior executive position: CDO (Chief Digital Officer)?
  • Assign VP Digital to an executive, on top of the regular duties? Board Member?
  • Should the CEO take charge of the Digital Efforts?

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Case Study
Gogoro - a One Billion Dollar Unicorn From Taiwan That Wants To Be The Tesla of Scooters

Taiwan’s 1st Billion Dollar Start-up is revolutionizing the scooter industry the way Tesla revolutionized the car industry. Gogoro recently rolled out their Gogoro 2 Smartscooter, and it’s really smart.

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January 2018 Update

Welcome to our 2018 January update, where we share our latest News on Innovating innovating.

i8 Ventures is a boutique consultancy specializing in digital transformation. 

Yours Sincerely,
Prof. Yesha Sivan and the team

What is Innovating innovating?

Simply put, Innovating innovating is developing strategies to kick start innovative processes within an organization.

The organizational challenge

Your challenge – Manage Change

  • In a fast changing digital world, organizations must understand, setup, and adapt their business strategy.
  • Mitigate risks and capture the opportunities.
  • Bottom line: actively manage the change.

The individual challenge

Your Challenge – Lead Change

  • Managers deal with the current; leaders deal with the future.
  • Digital leaders juggle both threats and opportunities – at scale.
  • Bottom line: enhance your digital leadership skills, both at the strategic and tactical levels.

i8 Approach – Your Digital Journey Sherpa

  • Tibetan Sherpas help mountain climbers navigate and carry some load. Similarly, i8 Ventures helps organizations navigate their digital journey as well as hands-on-executes various projects.
  • We have developed a unique 4-stage methodology: kickoff, launch, setup and operate. The i8 methodology provides the required guidance and clarity how to succeed in the digital journey.
  • Next step: Contact us or visit our blog.

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