Eric Garton


Eric Garton, co-author of TIME | TALENT | ENERGY: Overcome Organizational Drag and Unleash Your Team’s Productive Power, has written and spoken widely on organizational issues. A partner in Bain & Company’s Chicago office, he leads the firm’s Global Organization practice and is a senior member of its Consumer Products and Industrial Goods & Services practices. He can be reached at

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Fighting Incumbency Sclerosis

by Issue: March / April 2017

A cocktail of corporate drugs can protect established industry players from disruption, but only ones that can develop taste for change.