Ideas

How to Create a Circle of Safety at WorkApril 17, 2014

Humans have an innate need to feel like they belong. But many of today’s shortsighted businesses do just the opposite, creating a toxic environment that may actually be detrimental to our health. How can employees be expected to give their best when they don’t trust the work environment where they spend a majority of their waking hours?

Facebook’s Acquisition of Oculus Rift: What It Is, and What It Isn’tApril 15, 2014

Facebook has billions to spend, and a company with that much capital should be making risky investments just because a potentially disruptive technology could end up being the next big thing. But if we unpack what’s possible technologically, what’s desirable for Facebook’s users, and what’s profitable for Facebook, we can come to a new understanding of the opportunity.

Articles

Jump Profiled in Brigid Shulte's New BookMarch 11th, 2014

Jump's work helping Stanford Medical Center rethink their systems to support better work-life integration gets a mention in Washington Post writer Brigid Shulte's new book "Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time," published Tuesday, March 11th, 2014.

Transforming Healthcare through Doctor Care

The New York Times reports on Jump’s work with the Stanford School of Medicine to redefine employee benefits. As the Times shares, one finding is that it’s not about work/life balance, but rather, work/life integration.

Events

TED 2014: What Marketers Need to Know April 2, 2014

Dev Patnaik will be leading a webinar, titled "TED 2014: What Marketers Need to Know," for the Association of National Advertisers. What were people talking about this year? What are the distant early warnings that marketers need to pay attention to? And what practical steps might we all take back and put to work?

Unleashing Innovation: The Question is the Answer April 9 - 11, 2014

Dev Patnaik will be leading a practicum for some of the world's most visionary business leaders at the 2014 Conscious Capitalism CEO Summit on April 9 – 11, 2014 at Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, California.

Jump News

TED 2014: What Marketers Need to Know

April 1, 2014

Dev Patnaik will be leading a webinar for the Association of National Advertisers. The webinar, titled, "TED 2014: What Marketers Need to Know," is a recap for marketers of this year's TED conference in Vancouver. It will take place on April 2, 2014 from 10:00-11:00am PST. The annual TED conference is the place to feed your head on the latest thinking about culture, technology, entertainment, design, and business. What were people talking about this year? What are the distant early warnings that marketers need to pay attention to? And what practical steps might we all take back and put to work? This webinar, led by Dev, will not only cover some of tremendous sessions at the conference but also the hallway conversations, and sidebars that enhance an already impressive agenda.

Jump Profiled in Brigid Shulte's New Book

March 15, 2014

Jump's work helping Stanford Medical Center rethink their systems to support better work-life integration gets a mention in Washington Post writer Brigid Shulte's new book "Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time," published Tuesday, March 11th, 2014. Read the excerpt.

Unleashing Innovation: The Question is the Answer

March 6, 2014

Dev Patnaik will be leading a practicum for some of the world's most visionary business leaders, including Walter Robb (Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market), Dov Seidman (CEO of LRN), Ann Rhoades (former Chief People Officer of JetBlue Airlinesn) and Raj Sisodia (co-author of Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business) at the 2014 Conscious Capitalism CEO Summit. Conscious Capitalism is a two day summit on April 9 – 11, 2014 at Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, California. Conscious Capitalism is designed for CEOs and their executive teams, executive team members and entrepreneurs, as well as consultants and coaches who serve and support them, and anyone else interested in Conscious Capitalism. This two-day event is designed to deepen participants’ practical application of the principles of Conscious Capitalism. Conscious Capitalism, Inc. CEO Doug Rauch said, “One of the hallmarks of Conscious Capitalism is the role of courageous CEOs and other business leaders who continually strive to elevate the way they and their teams function – both in terms of behavior and performance.”

Jump Workshops at Uncharted Ideas Festival

October 22, 2013

Jump is excited to be participating in the Uncharted Ideas Festival on October 25th and 26th in Berkeley, CA. Uncharted brings together people with cutting edge ideas across a wide variety of disciplines (food, race, robots, education, work, and more) to engage in a conversation about new ways to solve problems. Jump will be participating in the conference in multiple ways by running a series of interactive work sessions that challenge the traditional ways people think about developing and funding ideas. Dev Patnaik will also be discussing hybrid thinking during a closing session. Come join us in downtown Berkeley. It is sure to be a fantastic event.

If you would like to speak with someone at Jump about a story or event you’re working on, contact Anna Zhi or call (650) 373-7229.

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