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Starbucks Train Making Connections with Customers

What happens in Switzerland if you forget to buy your latte or cappuccino before you get on the train? Well, Starbucks has taken the next leap in connecting with customers as they make their rail connections, moving beyond retail locations … Continue reading




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Innovation or Invention? – Portable Personal Mobility Device

In writing my article yesterday – Innovation or Invention? – Gyroscopically Stabilized Electric Motorcycle – I came across an interesting video from 2009 of an invention called the U3-X from the research labs at Honda. While I found the Lit … Continue reading




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Innovation or Invention? – Gyroscopically Stabilized Electric Motorcycle

I came across the C-1 from Lit Motors in an article by Donna Sturgess over on Innovation Excellence that made me wonder, will this be an invention or an innovation? As you may know my definition of innovation stresses that … Continue reading




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Why Seattle Needs Double-Decker Buses

Traffic is a problem for drivers and bus riders alike. When traffic gets bad, it gets even worse for buses downtown. Here is why: Transit agencies, in their quest to put more capacity on popular routes, have added long “bendy” … Continue reading




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