6 episodes

"The Purple Podcast" serves as a dynamic platform, connecting visionaries globally through engaging discussions straight from Dubai. Empowered by GELLIFY, a global innovation factory that integrates strategy, design, and technology, our purpose is to unite disruptors, thought leaders, and innovators, exploring a diverse array of innovation topics, all guided by "the purple way."

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"The Purple Podcast" serves as a dynamic platform, connecting visionaries globally through engaging discussions straight from Dubai. Empowered by GELLIFY, a global innovation factory that integrates strategy, design, and technology, our purpose is to unite disruptors, thought leaders, and innovators, exploring a diverse array of innovation topics, all guided by "the purple way."

Listen on Apple Podcasts
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    Embracing Failure and the Unknown

    Embracing Failure and the Unknown

    In this episode of The Purple Podcast, host Neil Ford sits down with Asma Al Qaseer, a leading Emirati woman in the investment and tech startup space. The conversation revolves around the topic of failure and its importance in the journey of corporate innovation. Asma shares her experiences of failure, including a venture to start a fund and the challenges faced while building a startup. The discussion delves into the cultural aspects of embracing failure and the need for a mindset that accepts the unknown. Asma offers valuable insights and advice on fostering a culture of innovation, learning from failure, and enjoying the journey. Tune in to gain valuable perspectives on navigating the corporate innovation landscape and embracing failure as a learning experience

    Join us as Asma shares her inspiring journey shaped by failure, discussing its impact on innovation in the region. Neil and Asma explore how corporations can navigate failure effectively and share key takeaways from Asma’s experiences.
    Don't miss this insightful discussion on innovation and failure—watch the full episode now for valuable insights!
    #PurplePodcast #CorporateInnovation #EmbraceFailure #Entrepreneurship #TechStartups


    🔗 Connect with us:
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gellifygroup
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/gellify/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6U51tIjmtrQshE1RQtmuec?si=9ddce7bc19dc408d
    Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-purple-podcast/id1700448343

    Corporate Innovation Failures: Overcoming Pushback And Navigating Failure

    Corporate Innovation Failures: Overcoming Pushback And Navigating Failure

    In this episode of The Purple Podcast, we delve into the concept of failure as a crucial part of the innovative process within corporate innovation. Our esteemed guest, Pablo Olivera Brizio, a senior corporate innovator and technologist, shares a compelling and personal story of facing failure in the context of the airline industry. Pablo recounts his journey of joining a company and encountering a significant operational challenge, the disruption caused by fog at an airport. Despite facing pushback and skepticism from the senior leadership, he pursued innovative solutions, leading to a multimillion-dollar agreement and impactful changes. His story highlights the importance of perseverance, pushing boundaries, and recognizing the value of failure in the innovation process. Join us as we explore the lessons and insights gained from turning failure into success in the world of corporate innovation.
    Here are some topics we covered:
    🔹Pablo’s personal story of failure.
    🔹 Approach to addressing failure.
    🔹Team alignment in the process.
    🔹Key lessons learned and what he would do differently.
    🔹Pablo shares the three takeaways he would give to someone starting this innovation journey.
    Tune in to gain valuable insights into embracing failure as a stepping stone to innovation success. Don't miss out on this captivating conversation on The Purple Podcast. Subscribe to our channel for more thought-provoking discussions and insightful stories about innovation, hosted by Neil Ford.
    #ThePurplePodcast #Innovation #Failure #CorporateInnovation #SuccessStories #Inspiration #Tech #Business

    🔗 Connect with us:
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gellifygroup
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/gellify/

    Corporate Innovation Failures: An Academic Perspective

    Corporate Innovation Failures: An Academic Perspective

    Welcome back, innovators! We're continuing our exploration of failure, entrepreneurship, and innovation, delving into why these elements are crucial for growth and success. Our guest for today's episode is Tadeu Baldani Caravieri, the Director at Prototypes for Humanity based in Dubai. Tadeu brings a wealth of experience and insights from his work in academic innovation, tackling sustainability and social challenges across the globe.
    In this engaging conversation, we explore:

    🔹The intersection of failure, innovation, and social impact.
    🔹Tadeu's role at Prototypes for Humanity and their mission to address pressing global issues.
    🔹The importance of embracing failure as a catalyst for growth and innovation.
    🔹Tadeu's personal experiences with failure.
    🔹Managing failure and perfectionism in the corporate world.
    🔹Strategies for navigating failure and bouncing back stronger in both professional and personal endeavors.
    🔹Tadeu shares inspirational lessons he learned from failure.

    Join us as we uncover the power of failure in driving positive change and innovation in today's rapidly evolving world!
    🌍 Don't miss out on this enlightening discussion—tune in now!
    #PurplePodcast #Failure #Innovation #Entrepreneurship #SocialImpact #PrototypesForHumanity



    🔗 Connect with us:
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gellifygroup
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/gellify/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6U51tIjmtrQshE1RQtmuec?si=9ddce7bc19dc408d
    Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-purple-podcast/id1700448343

    Corporate Innovation Failures: CEO's Insights

    Corporate Innovation Failures: CEO's Insights

    Welcome to a new episode of The Purple Podcast! Hosted by Neil Ford, our new, exciting series dives into the often-overlooked realm of corporate innovation: failure. In this episode, we're honored to have Brandon Rowberry, CEO of Digital Health at Aster DM Healthcare, as our guest. Here's a sneak peek into our conversation:
    🔹The Significance of Failure in Innovation: Exploring why failure is a vital element in the innovation process and how it can lead to progress.
    🔹Real Life Failure Examples: Brandon shares personal experiences of ups and downs in his innovation career, highlighting the challenges and risks involved.
    🔹Learning from Failure: A candid discussion on a past failure in corporate innovation, shedding light on the importance of recognizing when to pivot and make tough decisions.
    🔹Personal and Corporate Perspective on Failure: Brandon talks us through his experience with failure giving some insightful reflections!
    🔹Cultural Perspectives on Failure: Delving into the varying acceptance of failure across different regions and cultures, and its impact on corporate strategies.
    🔹Advice to Young Innovators: Brandon shares three key lessons for his younger self, emphasizing the importance of conviction, passion, and clarity in the innovation domain.
    Join us for this enlightening discussion on failure, corporate innovation, and the lessons learned. The full episode is available on YouTube, Spotify, and Apple Podcasts. Don't miss out on unlocking insights into the world of corporate innovation!
    #ThePurplePodcast #InnovationJourney #EmbraceFailure #CorporateInnovation #FailingForward


    🔗 Connect with us:
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gellifygroup
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/gellify/

    Corporate Innovation Failures: Museum of Failure

    Corporate Innovation Failures: Museum of Failure

    Welcome back to a brand new episode of The Purple Podcast by GELLIFY! Join your host Neil Ford in this exciting series on corporate innovation’s often-neglected topic: failure. In this episode, we are honored to have Dr Samuel West, curator of the Museum of Failure, as our guest for this enlightening discussion. Here is what you can expect in this episode:

    🔹 Inside the Museum of Failure: The Museum houses 210+ failed innovations, spanning healthcare, finance, history, and even humorous inventions. Dr West highlights the criteria for inclusion and offers a sneak peek at the collection.
    🔹 Why Embrace Failure in Innovation: Neil and Dr. Samuel discuss the vital link between failure and innovation, citing examples from tech giants like Amazon and Google.
    🔹 Differentiating Good and Bad Failure: Our guest distinguishes between good, progress-driven failure and undesirable, preventable failures.
    🔹 Cultivating a Culture of Psychological Safety: The importance of psychological safety in fostering innovation and high performance is emphasized.
    🔹 Global Perspectives on Embracing Failure: Dr. West points to Silicon Valley as a hub where failure is embraced, with Amazon and Google leading the way.

    A big thank you to Dr. Samuel W for sharing valuable insights on failure in corporate innovation. Were eager to dive deeper into this conversation with corporate leaders and explore the lessons they've learned from their failures. Understanding the stories behind the setbacks is key to unlocking innovation. Stay tuned for more enlightening discussions on the Purple Podcast!

    🔗 Connect with the Museum of Failure: Explore the Museum at museumoffailure.com and get a sneak peek at the collection here: https://collection.museumoffailure.com/
    🔗 Connect with us:
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gellifygroup
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/gellify/
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6U51tIjmtrQshE1RQtmuec?si=9ddce7bc19dc408d
    Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-purple-podcast/id1700448343

    Customer Insights and Experience Design as the Driving Force of Innovation

    Customer Insights and Experience Design as the Driving Force of Innovation

    🎙️ Welcome to The Purple Podcast!
    Join Neil Ford on an exhilarating journey into the realms of digital transformation and disruptive thinking in the debut episode of "The Purple Podcast" by GELLIFY. Get ready to uncover hidden gems that can elevate your business to new heights. Let's dive into the Purple Revolution and ignite a wave of innovation!

    🔹 Customer Insights and Experience Design as the Driving Force of Innovation
    In this episode, we explore the exciting world of Customer Insights and Design Thinking with two experts who offer distinct viewpoints. Meet Susana Garces, a corporate innovation expert with a psychology background, and Ale Aster Akinbiyi, an FF&E expert and interior stylist, as they share their unique insights.

    🔹 Key Discussion Points:
    1. Unveiling Customer Insights and Experience Design: Discover GELLIFY’s core focus on prioritizing customer insights and experience design. Learn why understanding customers is paramount.
    2. How does the design process leverage customer insights? Explore Ale's approach to interior design, rooted in authentic customer conversations that shape the design process.
    3. Significance of Gathering Customer Insights: Susana delves into customer-centric design, outlining systematic approaches to gathering insights and enhancing solutions.
    4. Overcoming personal biases: How do you prevent them from clouding your judgment? Understand the challenge of personal biases and the art of making customers integral to design processes. Susana emphasizes methodologies' role in corporate settings.
    5. Striking the Balance with Customer Input: When does an abundance of customer input pose challenges?
    6. Adapting to Evolving Customer Needs: Uncover universal principles of understanding customers, whether it's individual spaces or mass-market solutions.
    7. Reflecting on Customer Insights Projects: Analyze real-world examples of products and solutions that either excelled or fell short by leveraging customer insights.

    Don't miss this enlightening episode of "The Purple Podcast" by GELLIFY. Stay tuned for more captivating discussions on reshaping business and design paradigms. Discover us on your preferred podcast platforms and YouTube!
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