IMD's book Quest: Leading Global Transformations by Professor Anand Narasimhan and Jean-Louis Barsoux, senior research fellow at IMD. Quest identifies seven key transformation journeys that companies are embarking on, along with valuable knowledge on how to get on track quickly...
According to Lydia Abbot the purpose of the Heineken Go Places campaign is to give people a glimpse of what Heineken is all about and encourage them to take a quiz; 12 questions, which must be answered in three to five seconds. Based on...
  Professor Clayton Christensen classifies sustaining innovations as those that continue to improve a product or service, and move it up and up and up along the customer's need. Sustaining innovations achieve a quality far in excess of what most customers...
Conventional wisdom tells us that leaders are the men and women who stand up, speak out, give orders, make plans and are generally the most dominant, outgoing people in a group. But that is not always the case, according to...
  Organizational culture is the pattern of basic assumptions, values, norms and artifacts shared by organizational members. These shared meanings help members to make sense out of the organization. The meanings signal how work is to be done and...
Strategic Partnerships By Professor James E. Henderson, Professor Charles Dhanaraj and Karine Avagyan with Michelle Perrinjaquet 79 participants from 50 companies attended an IMD Discovery Event that focused on the challenges involved in making strategic partnerships work. Download here>     Strategic Partnerships Models that Work This panel...
Organizations face a radically shifting context for the workforce, the workplace, and the world of work.
Francisco D’Souza, CEO of Cognizant, reflects on the digital narrative that permeated the recently concluded World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland with Carnegie Mellon University President Dr. Subra Suresh and Iron Mountain CEO William Meaney.
As chairman, General Dempsey was the senior officer in the U.S. Armed Forces and the military advisor to both the Secretary of Defense and the President. General Dempsey was named one of the 100 most influential leaders in the world...
When the benefits and values are not perceived by the customer and the attributes are standardized, goods and services become commoditized. According to Professor Michel, “Commoditization is a bad word. It is procurement’s weapon to make you lower your prices. And...
- Advertisement -

RECENT POSTS