Innovation Crusader 🚀 | Author 📕 | Speaker 🎙 | Adjunct Professor 🎓 | YouTube Content Creator 📹

Trending News

Popular Story Updates

In December 2019, an “unknown viral pneumonia” began roiling our world. Michael’s latest book, “LOCKDOWN – True Story: How the novel coronavirus escaped Wuhan, China and terrorized the world” is a new “poli-sci” thriller that explains what really happened behind the scenes in Wuhan a year ago.

LOCKDOWN cover

At the moment, do you think there is light at the end of the tunnel of the COVID-19 pandemic or are we still too far away?

Recent Innovations and Trends

Please subscribe to my RSS feed: https://feeds.feedburner.com/MichaelTchong for the latest updates.

CRM on the Mac

Airtable Flatfile CRM

We have good news to report. Our past two updates in 2013 and 2017 lamented the fact that the Mac was weak in database management, specifically CRM-type solutions. Since then, two recent arrivals, Airtable and Streak, have eased the situation, although both are technically web-based solutions. Why is maintaining a customer database so challenging on the Mac? A large part of the blame lies with Apple. This otherwise innovative company provides a lackluster but free contact management tool, Contacts, as part of the macOS operating system. Because Contacts is capable enough to satisfy most...

Read More

USPS Postal Truck — The Crucible of Electrification?

USPS next generation vehicle

A few weeks ago, the U.S. government outlined a plan to replace its fleet of cars and trucks with electric vehicles assembled in the U.S., part of a new “Buy America” initiative. Using the government’s purchasing power to buy zero-emissions vehicles would help speed the transition away from gasoline-powered cars and ultimately lead to 1 million new jobs in the American automobile industry.

Read More

M1 — A New Apple Silicon and Application Standard

In November, Apple took the computer world by surprise, launching a new RISC-based computer chip, dubbed “Apple Silicon,” that set new performance and compatibility standards. Using the same microprocessor architecture Apple developed for the iPhone, the M1 MacBook and MacBook Air run cool and boast long battery life, all very desirable computer features.

Read More

A MemeStock Is Born

It was a fight of the common investor against hedge-fund cronies. A collision of the real and virtual world, blurred beyond recognition. In one corner were “Jokerfied, pandemic-bored Redditors” moving market for lulz (laughs), seizing an opportunity to make millions off GameStop, a company that sells physical copies of video games next to Auntie Anne’s pretzel shops in dying malls.

Read More

Wireless Entertainment: KEF LS50 Wireless II

For years, consumer electronics companies have been pursuing the holy grail of home entertainment, the ability to provide music and video without the encumbrances of wires or tethers. It’s still largely a dream, of course, as long as we have to connect gear to AC or mains wires for electric power, but advances are progressing in the right direction.

Read More

How to Prepare for a Future of Pandemic Waves

Speaker Testimonials

Helpful Innovator Resources

In times of crisis, we all need help to get things done. To get you started, we created a few inspirational signs that you can print out and hang above your workspace or stick to your refrigerator door. 😊

Click on an image to download a PDF sign.

BMI Business Model Canvas

Business Model Canvas provided for Michael Tchong workshop participants. © 2021 Business Models Inc.

Create inspirational sign
Focus inspirational sign
Think healthcare inspirational sign
Reinvent masks inspirational sign

Michael’s Motto:

“I help you catch the next wave before it catches you.”

Share This