The Growth Weekly - A brief history of blockchain, your next growth hack and the battery of tomorrow

Hi growth enthusiasts!Here's a fresh edition of The Growth Weekly, the best hand-picked growth conten
The Growth Weekly - A brief history of blockchain, your next growth hack and the battery of tomorrow
By The Growth Weekly • Issue #22
Hi growth enthusiasts!
Here’s a fresh edition of The Growth Weekly, the best hand-picked growth content we found on the web this week.
In this edition: A brief history of blockchain, your next growth hack, influencer marketing explained, the Four Lenses model for innovation, IKEA’s bookcase Billy and the battery of tomorrow.
Enjoy your read!

Growth
Your Next Growth Hack Won’t Come from You
It’ll come from more and better questions. Success stories like Uber, AirBnB, Dropbox, and Spotify have all made finding the next, great “growth hack” something. The problem is most companies are looking in the wrong place.
What Accelerators, Incubators, And Hackathons Tell Us About The Future Of Business
Hackathons, accelerators, and incubators have become part of the toolkit for companies, as leaders experiment with the right formula for systematically building agility into their operations.
5 Reasons You Need a Content Marketing Strategy Right Now
Content marketing has proven to be insanely effective, and can be integral to building the trust that inevitably leads to conversions. Stratabeat even found that “80 percent of business decision-makers prefer to get company information in a series of articles, versus an advertisement.”
Innovation
A Brief History of Blockchain
Blockchain is set to become one of the most disruptive technologies of the nearby future. And it has come a long way in 10 years. A brief history of its development.
3 Winning models for Innovation Brainstorms. Part 2: Four Lenses of Innovation
In this post we explore the Four Lenses model for innovation and provide you with hands-on tips on how to use it effectively within your own business.
The Real Difference Between Google And Apple
Google and Apple are both hyper-successful companies, but chart their patents, and they have completely different innovation signatures.
Inside the Race to Build the Battery of Tomorrow
Liquid batteries. Batteries of molten metal that run as hot as a car engine. Batteries whose secret ingredient is saltwater. Inside the race to build the battery of the future.
Cool stuff
SpaceX says it will fly two space tourists around the moon in 2018
Elon Musk, CEO of the rocket company SpaceX, says that two private individuals have hired his firm to fly a manned mission around the moon in late 2018.
Boston Dynamics' new robot can jump 4 ft, lift 100 lbs, and skate on 2 wheels
Handle is, for all intents and purposes, the robot world’s version of an elite athlete. This 6.5-foot beast is capable of skating along on two wheels at nine miles-per-hour, lifting 100 pounds, and jumping up to four-feet.
How IKEA's Billy bookcase took over the world
IKEA’s humble bookcase epitomizes a relentless pursuit of lower costs and acceptable functionality.
Thanks for reading. Keep growing!
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