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Benefit from Business Innovation

Existing systems may work, but should always be redefined by minimum or major changes. A new approach with the goal of improving efficiency is how you can eliminate pressure that has built up, rather as outdated products, services, and traditional business operation methods. Innovating does not mean drastic changes, it can be applied from various angles on trial basis whilst outcome presents itself.


Productivity does not mean working harder, but working smarter. Pressure can be counterproductive. Increasing productivity through innovation is the key. Finding creative and smart ways to evolve a business is how to improve the outcomes of a business and the overall productivity of employees, this has low costs and it comes naturally.  Productivity is a measurement of processes vs effort input. Also in business terms, Work vs Time, and ROI. Mainly, the ideal is to increase productivity without increasing resources. As a significant factor for any business, innovation and productivity is as important and can lead to the decrease of unnecessary expenses and continues success of an established organization. Applying new methodologies from working strategies, operation time, flexibility and taking risks in form of innovation can save or ¨update¨ your business.


Competition is a factor present in any industry, regardless to the level of your organization. Whether you have a small business or large corporation. As cost pressures increase, companies have begun spending less on incremental innovation (modest advances to existing products and services) and allocating more of their declining research and development budgets to breakthrough innovation (bolder moves to develop radically different products and services). A unique set of skills is required for progression to be made as risks increase due to a complete different strategical approach. The risk is related to knowing where change is needed and who is going to be managing new projects. An alignment of interests must remain, whilst a full transformation from a department to the overall structure of the business occurs.


A business action, such as innovation, will contribute directly or indirectly towards profitability. A strategic product and service revaluation can reduce product costs, drive growth, and expand margins. The invention of new business models increases revenue streams. Also, with the creation of new marketing communication methods, generating new customers, or re gaining the attention of older clientele, with ¨new¨ products and services, again increasing income and reinforcing existing businesses. The most profitable businesses are  growing due to its constant evolving efforts thought Digital Transformation, by considering how to provide a final service as quick and most efficiently as possible. A simple goal of deciding how and what to provide to your clients can define your future.

Some of the world's most profitable and well established companies have achieved their long track record of success by constantly reinventing themselves. Adapting as time passes, evolving product lines and business strategies to stay one step ahead of customers' needs can save your business. In business, it's better to be a flexible than to set a single target and going one direction. Sometime final destination will no longer be a desired place to reach.

Transformation has no limits! You can transform individual departments within an organization, the way you operate, the way your team operates, or how the combination of all aspects in terms of methodology are put into place. Also by changing what you have to offer, may it be a product or service, or by changing from one to another.


Zigurat Global Institute of Technology