The Growth Weekly - Energy is the new internet, IBM's 2022 predictions and Hyperloop coming to Europe

Hi growth enthusiasts. A fresh new issue of The Growth Weekly. Packed with the best growth reads we f
The Growth Weekly - Energy is the new internet, IBM's 2022 predictions and Hyperloop coming to Europe
By The Growth Weekly • Issue #17
Hi growth enthusiasts. A fresh new issue of The Growth Weekly. Packed with the best growth reads we found on the web. Perfect weekend reads if you ask us. Enjoy!

Growth
Energy is the new internet
If you’re not paying attention to what’s going on in energy, you should. We’ve seen this movie before. This time it’s the “enernet,” not the internet, that will transform our lives. The story is the same, though the players have changed.
A Good Digital Strategy Creates a Gravitational Pull
The new digital challenge is how to have influence from a distance. Our mental models — such as those that come from the battlefield or biology — are ill-suited for this challenge. To understand influence from a distance, we must look to a different kind of force: not mechanical or biological, but gravitational.
7 Things Marketers Can Learn From Spotify’s Agile Methods
Spotify has already learned how to scale up and stay agile. Their autonomy proves that no coercion is needed. Are you aiming to implement agile methods among your organization? Learn from Spotify.
Innovation
On The Fifth Anniversary Of Kodak's Bankruptcy, How Can Large Companies Sustain Innovation?
Five years ago today, Kodak filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Here’s how other companies can avoid a similar fate by changing how they view strategy, portfolio and innovation management.
Why Salesforce is the new BlackBerry
Like BlackBerry, Salesforce is slowly being disrupted. Yet the SaaS industry is changing much faster than it might expect.
Elon Musk: We Will Have "Full Self-Driving Capabilities" in 3 to 6 Months
In a recent tweet, Tesla CEO Elon Musk wrote that cars with full self-driving capabilities will arrive in the next three to six months. Tesla has been making improvements to both its Autopilot software and hardware, so this timeline seems doable for the company.
IBM Just Posted 5 Predictions About What Life Will Be Like in 2022
IBM is excited about what the future holds for us in terms of technology within the next five years. They predict there will be enhanced medical abilities available to us via our smartphones, devices that will give people new abilities, and, pretty much, AI enhanced everything.
Cool stuff
Hyperloop is coming to Europe - HTT to open up facility in Toulouse, France
One of the two companies working on Hyperloop trains just announced the company is going to have a 3,000 square meter facility in the French city of Toulouse. Hyperloop is coming to Europe.
Scientists Have Found a Way to Reverse Antibiotic Resistance
At least 50% of antibiotic use in the United States is estimated to be inappropriate and unnecessary, which contributes to the antibiotic resistance pandemic Antibiotic resistance continues to be an increasing concern primarily in children and the elderly
Uber is launching food delivery service in its fastest growing market
Uber is bringing its on-demand food delivery service, UberEATS, to India three years after it piloted in Los Angeles. The taxi-aggregator is in talks with local restaurants and delivery partners before taking the service live.
Have a great weekend. Keep growing!
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