Porfessor Adam Brandenburger noticed business school students getting frustrated when learning strategy. With good reason. As these students knew, rigorous analytical tools only helped them in understanding an existing business context, and not necessarily how the world will look like tomorrow. The classical tools are essential to learn, but they also equip future employees and … Continue reading Strategy needs creativity
These businesses are creating the future today. Fast Company has selected the 50 most innovative companies in this ranking, and we all have have somthing we can learn from them. You can browse by sector or get a brief overview of them all. I highly recommend you spend a few minutes on this page, either … Continue reading The world’s most innovative companies
Don´t you want to finish that project, re-connect with that friend, start that new thing, or maybe make that idea into reality? Taking that first step is daunting, leaving most of us to postpone – or never do it. Here´s a quick tip on how to begin! Put your critical thoughts aside, and say as … Continue reading The time is now!
Regardless of providing products or services, waste can turn into real assets. Here’s why and how to get on board. Tech company Dell makes a brilliant example. They have launched a new jewellery line with recycled gold from their e-waste product components. After finding out only 12,5 % of the worldwide 20 – 50 tons … Continue reading Reimagine your company’s waste
Tips for a more comprehensive and viable business view. 2017 has been a year where committing to a more sustainable future benefitted a variety of brands and companies. Not only did it boost instant popularity, it has also been a deliberate long term strategy. And for good reasons. Although one can say that the majority … Continue reading Beyond business: sustainable boost for 2018
Imagine a judge sentencing someone to prison and afterwards saying: “I just went with my hunch”. Jaws would drop to the floor. And in this case, and line of work, you’re supposed to back up your decisions and conclusions with systematic analysis and conscious thought. In fact, in most professions this is what you’re supposed to … Continue reading Why you should trust your gut in complex decision making