When the competition launches a new product, how do you react? Chances are, you act quickly and decisively to address the changing factors and conditions.
In short, you use agility to change directions and head the competition off at the pass. But what if you could skip that pivot altogether?
Think about [...]
Fraudulent products are booming in the global economy, with their effects on track to triple by the end of this decade. Although we hear more about fake handbags and watches, the sector hit hardest by counterfeiting is prescription drugs. [...]
Leaders must sometimes transcend the way their personality is perceived. To accomplish this, they need to think of themselves in terms of the whole person: the intellect, the emotions, the relationships, and even the physical body. With roots in contemplative practice, dance choreography, and organizational learning work, a [...]
Innovation is the lynchpin to success in an era dominated by exponential growth and transformational change. You know that. For some reason, many of your employees seem to know it even better.
This raises the question: Is it an issue if your employees are more innovative than you are? And, what [...]
Think back to when your family bought its first television set. If you're a Baby Boomer, you may have had only a handful of channels from which to choose—not to mention the headache of adjusting the antenna, putting aluminum foil on the rabbit ears, and let's not forget getting out [...]
Everyone knows what a battery does. Just plug it in and it provides the power to make something go. Lately, some people have been taking batteries in an entirely fresh direction—one that expands our understanding of what batteries can do when they're used in ways that go beyond conventional boundaries [...]
IMD Switzerland professor Howard Yu talks to s+b about the state of disruptive innovation in this Young Profs interview. The pace of technological change has accelerated to an unprecedented speed, and incumbents need to rise to the challenge and identify areas of potential growth. [...]
"Today is the slowest rate of technological change you will ever experience in your lifetime," says Shelly Palmer. In this Thought Leader interview, one of the world's premier voices on digital technology in media and entertainment looks ahead to the decline of midsized companies, the evolution of data-driven decision [...]