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Innovating Beyond the Familiar

May 20, 2012 • INNOVATION, Editors' Pick, Emerging IdeasComments (0)

By Patrick Barwise & Seán Meehan Don’t be overawed by Apple – your company too can innovate beyond the familiar. This isn’t about “blue-sky thinking”, “blue ocean strategy” or pioneering completely new-to-the-world product categories: Apple doesn’t actually do that. It’s about being a user-focused fast follower and a relentless

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Tina Brown: Rough If Newsweek Wrong on Bitcoin

May 13, 2012 • VideosComments (0)

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The Search for Innovation Leadership

March 23, 2012 • LEADERSHIP, INNOVATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, MBAs & Executive Education, Leadership DevelopmentComments (0)

By Jeff Gaspersz What do we need to do to build the leaders that are equipped for the new innovation challenges?   You might also like: Turning Societal Challenges into Business through Value Sharing Supply Chain Digitalisation Management Challenge

KYOCERA – a uniquely resource-efficient approach to product design

March 22, 2012 • INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY, SUSTAINABILITY & ETHICS, SPECIAL FEATURES, Climate Change, Emerging IdeasComments (0)

By Tracey Rawling Church KYOCERA is a name that may not be familiar, but the company has quietly been designing and manufacturing resource efficient products for many years. For example 20 years ago, the year of the first Rio Climate Summit, KYOCERA made a

Good Profits and Growth How Net Promoter Helps Companies Thrive in a Customer-Driven World

March 22, 2012 • STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, Marketing & Consumers, Editors' PickComments (0)

By Fred Reichheld, Rob Markey and Andreas Dullweber Companies are now finding that the only path to sustainable growth lies through “good profits” and long-term customer loyalty. The Net Promoter® system enables executives to rigorously measure customer

Challenging the “Tailor” How to Effectively Customize Executive Education for the Companies’ Benefit

March 22, 2012 • LEADERSHIP, SPECIAL FEATURES, MBAs & Executive Education, Leadership DevelopmentComments (0)

By Andreas Löhmer When it comes to executive education, companies very often accept second best solutions. Looking at the impact achieved, these investments do not always seem sufficiently well-placed. In a time where resources are even scarcer than before,

Clyde Waterfront – A River of Opportunity


The scale, pace and diversity of the River Clyde’s regeneration has re-vitalised the area, creating numerous opportunities for businesses and the public to invest, locate and live! You might also like: Turning Societal Challenges into Business through Value

A Total Solution for Outsize and Heavyweight Air Cargo

January 23, 2012 • OPERATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Supply ChainComments (0)

Russia airlines dominate this highly specialist market, providing a solution for 75% of all such air movements and have done so since the first Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ commercial flight took to the skies in 1990.   You might also like: Turning Societal

Full Electronic Data Integration: How a review of Business-to-Business transactions processes can help save businesses up to 65 Euros per procurement

January 23, 2012 • OPERATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, Business Process, Supply ChainComments (0)

By Steve Hill In his 2010 study into business-to-business payment processes, Alessandro Perego said that electronic invoicing was a “competitiveness lever.” You might also like: Turning Societal Challenges into Business through Value Sharing Is Your

Binary Options: An Innovative and Intelligent Way of Trading

January 23, 2012 • SPECIAL FEATURES, Finance & EconomicsComments (2)

By Banc De Binary Founded in the wake of the 2008 decision by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list binary options on the US financial markets, Banc De Binary has enjoyed exponential growth over the past 14 months. With binary options trading