A senior meteorologist’s 3 steps for mitigating risks before a disaster
Disasters are unpredictable, unavoidable, and take many forms. Is your organization ready?
Executive Ritalin: 3 steps that prevent leadership from killing your project
Here is a simple three-step process for staving off executive impatience that leads to killing off promising projects.
4 innovation lessons from the world of architecture
Business leaders and architects are both innovators, even if they don't seem to be doing the same thing.
Passion-based service design: How to win and retain customers
Smart leaders know that skill alone won’t woo, wow and win customers. You need people with the right passions to develop and sustain a competitive edge.
Overcoming the 5 obstacles to organizational agility
What are the common roadblocks or challenges that deter agility? This article explains each of the 5 key challenges.
Refocusing on the middle: The intersection of strategy and agility
Middle management is the key to any successful changes in strategy and agility.
Building a connected airline to increase profitability
Airlines are increasingly using technology and data to better service
Enacting the plan: The intersection of strategy and agility
What’s underpinning strategic inflexibility? What can organizations do to improve their flexibility?
Putting the pieces together: The intersection of strategy and agility
What strategic practices help organizations become better at identifying and responding to strategic threats and opportunities? APQC research examined this issue.
Picking up the pace: The intersection of strategy and agility
How do we define organizational agility? And what might that mean for your organization?
3 stories you need potential customers to tell and 3 ways to get them to
Getting buyers to talk is easy. Getting them to tell you stories requires a little more work. Here are some tactics to try.
How to get the most from your building automation system
Building automation systems help improve operations and save money
Internal crowdsourcing isn’t new, but are you still missing out?
To capture innovation, leaders need to move beyond pure technology solutions and scale the internal crowdsourcing that's already taking place.
10 companies on a benefit policy that works for them
Younger entrepreneurs share a benefit they offer that isn't the norm but is producing results.
Looking beyond the numbers in wellness program ROI
A wellness program requires commitment, strategic execution and looking at a metric called value on investment.
Innovation and the goldilocks factor — finding the level of challenge that’s just right
Innovation can be better achieved through the setting of concrete, achievable yet challenging goals.
The evolution of data and the impact on fraud investigations
Health care companies are using data for better insights and to stay ahead of fraud.
Strategic restructuring: Are you cutting fat or muscle?
Strategic restructuring must be well-organized to ensure growth is created, not just cutbacks. Learn more.