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WATCH: What makes an innovative environment

This post is part of the Innovation Insights series, sponsored by CommBank. At CommBank we believe innovation starts by asking questions. Discover new ways to keep your business moving. Start today at commbank.com.au/canbusiness. The pace of new technologies, new methods of business, hitting the market and being adopted, has never […]
WATCH: What makes an innovative environment
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WATCH: Australian CEOs explain what it means to innovate

This post is part of the Innovation Insights series, sponsored by CommBank. At CommBank we believe innovation starts by asking questions. Discover new ways to keep your business moving. Start today at commbank.com.au/canbusiness. As technology breaks down the barriers to competition, Australian businesses are working hard to stay competitive. Keeping […]
WATCH: Australian CEOs explain what it means to innovate
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WATCH: This is what innovation looks like in the real world

This post is part of the Innovation Insights series, sponsored by CommBank. At CommBank we believe innovation starts by asking questions. Discover new ways to keep your business moving. Start today at commbank.com.au/canbusiness. The global economy is more intertwined than ever. As technology breaks down ever more barriers, products and […]
WATCH: This is what innovation looks like in the real world
Strategy

How virtual reality will change the way consumers interact with business

Virtual Reality (VR), computer-generated environments that you can see and interact with, is fast becoming simply reality. The technology has been around for decades, but has largely remained exclusive to video games and carnival attractions. Cloud computing and more powerful mobile devices are changing this, taking VR mainstream, bridging the […]
How virtual reality will change the way consumers interact with business
Strategy

UNTAPPED INSIGHTS: How simple business data is the key to innovation

We generate trillions of bytes of data every day, from health and location trackers to social media posts, video streams, and electronic purchases. More than 90 per cent of the data ever created appeared in the last two years. Simultaneously, the ability to gain actionable insights from data is getting […]
UNTAPPED INSIGHTS: How simple business data is the key to innovation
Strategy

Five observations CommBank innovation researchers see in the future of work

It’s no surprise that technology, connectivity and flexibility are trends influencing the way we work. We’re seeing flexibility from businesses as they approach the design of their processes, products and space, and from employees as they react to the profound changes being wrought by technology and new business practices. 1) […]
Five observations CommBank innovation researchers see in the future of work
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Here’s what it looks like when you design business around your customers

Designing a customer-centric business is all about talking to the customer, identifying pain points and incorporating feedback. Once you have identified the problem, you need a space where everyone can focus on the issue and work together on a solution. It’s for this reason the Commonwealth Bank’s Innovation Labs bring […]
Here’s what it looks like when you design business around your customers
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An inside look at CommBank’s blockchain experiment, and how it works

Blockchain is a technology that has the potential to change everything. Governments are testing it for storing records, stock exchanges for trading shares, and the Commonwealth Bank is experimenting with it to foster faster transactions, and unlock huge savings for customers and itself. The blockchain is essentially a series of […]
An inside look at CommBank’s blockchain experiment, and how it works