The Growth Weekly - How to win with automation, market cap Tesla > Ford, electric airplanes and industries to be disrupted by drones in 2017

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The Growth Weekly - How to win with automation, market cap Tesla > Ford, electric airplanes and industries to be disrupted by drones in 2017
By The Growth Weekly • Issue #27
Hello growth enthusiasts

A new Growth Weekly, the best growth reads we found on the web this week. In this edition: Choosing digital marketing channels for growth, market cap Tesla > Ford, how to win with automation, industries to be disrupted by drones in 2017, delivery robots, electric airplanes and a new record for solar panel efficiency.

Enjoy your read!

Growth
How to Choose Digital Marketing Channels for Long Term Growth
Let’s lay the landscape for the marketing channels most companies are using for growth, as well as which companies are capitalizing on these channels.
According to the stock market, Tesla is now worth more than Ford
Tesla is trading up, sending its market cap to $47.46 billion. And then there’s Ford, the blue chip automaker that’s exactly 100 years older than Tesla, which is trading down, causing its market cap to dip to $44.89 billion.
How to Win with Automation (Hint: It’s Not Chasing Efficiency)
Automation creates a dilemma for leaders. Managers need to continue to motivate employees who fear their jobs being replaced by robots. And in this new era of automation, leaders will need to identify new sources of value creation.
Help! My Brand Went Viral: 12 Small Brands That Made It Big
What happens when small brands find unexpected viral attention? See how these 13 brands coped, thrived, or burned out under pressure.
Innovation
Dyson Is the Apple of Appliances (and Just as Secretive)
With an eye for both design and engineering, this British consumer electronics company is aiming for — and winning — the high end of the market.
Domino's delivery robots are invading Europe
Domino’s has unleashed another set of pizza delivery drones, this time in Germany and the Netherlands. 
6 industries drones will disrupt in 2017
As drone technology develops at jet speed, there is a whole host of other industries outside of e-commerce that stand to be disrupted in 2017.
Are Electric Airplanes Finally About to Take Off?
New startups want to reduce emissions and noise by electrifying aircraft, but better batteries remain a stumbling block.
Cool stuff
SpaceX makes history by successfully re-launching an orbital rocket for the first time
SpaceX has successfully re-launched one of its Falcon 9 rockets into orbit and had it return to Earth safely - a first in the history of space missions.
Graphene-based sieve turns seawater into drinking water
The development could help provide clean drinking water for millions of people who lack access to safe sources.
Amazon launches Amazon Cash, a way to shop its site without a bank card
Amazon announced Amazon Cash, a new service that allows consumers to add cash to their Amazon.com balance by showing a barcode at a participating retailer, then having the cash applied immediately to their online Amazon account.
A Company in Japan Just Broke the World Record for Solar Panel Efficiency
A team from the Japanese company Kaneko has recently announced breaking the efficiency record of solar panels — which now stands at 26.6 percent.
Thanks for reading. Keep growing!
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