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Moving Beyond the Anecdotal: What Will It Take to Create Your Digital 2.0 Business Model?

May 23, 2015 • Global Business, SPECIAL FEATURES, Strategic Spotlight, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENTComments (0)

By Todd Fisher and Richard Lynch A Strategy to Execution planning process focused on Technology Strategy, will raise the TQ (Technology Quotient) of ...

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Aargau – The Swiss High-Tech Canton in Hot Pursuit of Silicon Valley

May 22, 2015 • Entrepreneurship, Global Business, INNOVATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Strategic Spotlight, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENTComments (0)

“Hightech Aargau” is a program of the Aargau government to encourage innovation and growth. With that, the canton of Aargau aims to become the leading hub and role model for high-tech innovation and development in Switzerland. In short: the canton


The Rise of the Mobility Maker

March 12, 2015 • Business Mobility & E-Commerce, INNOVATION, SPECIAL FEATURESComments (0)

Forward-thinking fleet managers can spark sustainable change by re-evaluating their roles and pursuing a new approach to Business Mobility. Just a few years ago‭, ‬the role of the fleet‭ ‬manager was rather straightforward‭. ‬But the current


Reinvention: Critical to Business Success, but not Always Obvious

March 12, 2015 • Editors' Pick, Global Business, INNOVATION, Strategic Spotlight, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENTComments (0)

By Lloyd E. Shefsky Strategic reinvention is a powerful engine for value creation, but business leaders sometimes miss opportunities to harness it. Lloyd Shefsky uses examples from across sectors to help executives understand how to better identify and


S&OP Made Practical

March 12, 2015 • Business Process, OPERATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Supply Chain, Supply Chain ManagementComments (0)

By Karin Bursa The biggest obstacles to S&OP excellence stem from the complexity of managing the process which requires amongst other things, identifying, gathering and analysing relevant data, effectively managing participants and information. Here Karin


The Future of Gender Equality, from School to Boardroom

January 19, 2015 • LEADERSHIP, SPECIAL FEATURES, Women in LeadershipComments (0)

Helena Morrissey Talks with Camille Merrells Helena Morrissey is the unstoppable CEO of Newton, Chair of the Investment Management Association (IMA) and founder of the 30% Club – to name but a few of her many and varied roles. Our editor Camille Merrells


Strategic Transformation at Tennis Canada

January 19, 2015 • Editors' Pick, Global Business, Strategic Spotlight, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, Talent ManagementComments (0)

By Roger Martin Aside from the small percentage of hugely successful game-changing start-ups like Apple, Microsoft and Google it can be hard for a small organisation to compete with giants in a competitive market. Below Roger Martin uses his gameplan for


Marketing Lessons Luxury Wine Brands Teach us About Authenticity and Prestige

January 19, 2015 • Editors' Pick, Global Business, Marketing & Consumers, Strategic Spotlight, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENTComments (0)

By Klaus Heine and Francine Espinoza Petersen Luxury brands have spent decades, and sometimes centuries, cultivating the perfect mix of authenticity and prestige to remain successful among their peers. Below Klaus Heine and Francine Espinoza Petersen analyse


Creating Collaborative Advantage

January 19, 2015 • Emerging Ideas, INNOVATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Strategic Spotlight, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, Team ManagmentComments (0)

By John Sutherland Successful collaboration between businesses can have myriad advantages. In this article, John Sutherland talks us through four key aspects for successful collaboration and demonstrates how sometimes collaborative advantage is of far more