Strategy

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Survival of the Best Fitted

by , et al.Issue: March/April 2019

To avoid extinction in the Age of Disruption, managers need to know that many evolutionary concepts are misapplied when used to illuminate business strategy
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Raising Your Board’s Strategic Game

by , Issue: March/April 2019

Directors are being advised to shape strategy, not just monitor it. Here are three areas where management can really use help.
Fortnum And Mason Beehives Take Up Residence On The Roof

Teaching Your Company to Swarm

by Issue: January / February 2019

Inspired by Mother Nature, a growing number of organizations are deploying swarm theory to improve agility, enhance collaboration and improve group decisions.
David McKay, President and CEO of the Royal Bank of Canada

Taking Disruption to the Bank

by Issue: November / December 2018

Fear of change doesn’t have to paralyze your organization. In this executive Q&A, Royal Bank CEO David McKay explains how to build a pivot culture.

Directing Disruption

by Issue: November / December 2018

Serving a board in the Digital Age is a lot like trying to win a sailing race in rough seas. It requires extreme focus and constant strategy review, says ICD head Rahul Bhardwaj.

Taking Leadership from Good to Great

by , Issue: November / December 2018

A lot of leaders think they are great at the job. Some are, most aren’t. The difference is self-awareness and willingness to develop character.

Being More than the Largest Thug in the Ring

by Issue: November / December 2018

In his memoir Marketing Saves the World, Bill Matassoni offers insights from a 40-year consulting career spanning McKinsey, BCG, Mitchell Madison and Glass House Group.

Powering Corporate Agility

by Issue: November / December 2018

Want to differentiate your company? In this executive Q&A, Ballard Power CEO Randall MacEwen explains how the required management skill set has changed.

Staying Intact Amid Disruption

by Issue: September/October 2018

Want to raise your game? In this executive Q&A, Intact Financial Corp. CEO Charles Brindamour explains how to envision the future by challenging the status quo—every day

DRIVING DISRUPTION

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Leading General Motors in a market facing unprecedented change, CEO Mary Barra is out to prove storied incumbents can innovate like nimble start-ups.

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