The Rate of Innovation Is Increasing

The Rate of Innovation Is Increasing

Not so long ago – in the 20th century and before – boom-to-bust business cycles may have been 20 years long, or longer. Although the cycles in those days were quite pronounced, with the Great Depression representing the granddaddy of them all, they were less frequent....
Be Brave and Lean Into Disruption

Be Brave and Lean Into Disruption

Disruptive leaders are brave. Their bravery is revealed by their absolute willingness to lean into their own executive development by accepting and even driving the changes occurring both within their organization and outside in the markets and economies they serve....
Can I Be an Innovation Superstar? (Yes!)

Can I Be an Innovation Superstar? (Yes!)

It’s true that the rate of change in business is speeding up. And market disruption is getting stronger and more frequent. Does this mean that to stay ahead and win the race, you need to be superhuman? No, you don’t have to become a superhero. You can be yourself. You...
To the Winner Goes the Prize

To the Winner Goes the Prize

Keeping ahead of the competition has always been challenging. It was challenging for Henry Ford a century ago, it was challenging for Bill Gates when he founded Microsoft in 1975, and it’s challenging today. With two big differences: 1. The rate of change in the...