Tag Archives: Thought Leadership

Consulting Industry Being Attacked on Three Sides

The worlds of employment and business are becoming increasingly turbulent as the stability of the enterprise grows ever shorter, the loyalty of the enterprise to its people faces extinction, and the wealthy countries of the world stand at a precipice … Continue reading


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First Interview about ‘Charting Change’

I was lucky enough to (a) get Tanveer Nasser to contribute some thought leadership to my new book Charting Change (launching March 9, 2016!) and (b) to be a guest recently on his leadership podcast. Here is a quick snippet … Continue reading


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Thought Leadership Builds Firm Value

Consulting firms sell expertise, and their currency is trust. Large consultancies like Boston Consulting Group, Bain, McKinsey, Deloitte, Accenture and others make their money from being a trusted advisor to companies around the world. Why do companies trust them? One … Continue reading


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Last Chance for Nominations for the 2015 Distinguished Achievement Awards

August 1st is the last day to nominate someone for a 2015 Thinkers50 Distinguished Achievement Award. I would greatly appreciate your nomination for a 2015 Distinguished Achievement Award in this category: Innovation Click here to nominate me for the 2015 … Continue reading


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Your Chance to Help Change Change

My first book Stoking Your Innovation Bonfire was designed to help organizations identify and remove barriers to innovation, but readers also found it to be a great primer on how to take a structured, sustainable approach to innovation, and as … Continue reading


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Thinkers50 – Nominations and Votes Needed

Every two years Suntop Media ranks the top 50 management thought leaders and bestows the Thinkers50 Global Ranking of Management Thinkers. The ranking relies on voting from the community, meaning that the public decides who is selected. Click here to … Continue reading


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People-Centric Marketing

We live in an increasingly complex world where both the volume of change and the pace of change are accelerating. But it is not just change that is accelerating, choice is proliferating as well. Witness the example of General Mills’ … Continue reading


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Five Ways to Make Your Innovation Culture Smell Better

Is Your Organization Committed to Innovation? If so, download my new innovation culture white paper. Unfortunately, when it comes to fostering continuous innovation, most organizational cultures stink at it, and they are not innovating fast enough to repel the unrelenting … Continue reading


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New Thought Paper – Winning the War for Innovation

There is a war for innovation brewing, and building a deep innovation capability is the only way to win it. The question is, will you lead the charge onto the innovation battlefield, or will you let your competitors bring the … Continue reading


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Webinar – Winning the War for Innovation

On September 12, 2012 I will be presenting a webinar in cooperation with Imaginatik, a leader in the idea management software category. The webinar is titled ‘Winning the War for Innovation‘ and we’ll be helping you take a look at … Continue reading


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