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- s+b BlogsEmployees who push innovative products have a tough job, but can be encouraged by managers who grasp their motivations to succeed.
- s+b BlogsA French ride-sharing company discovered six key elements needed to nurture user confidence, and its business.
- s+b BlogsAs one McDonald’s location proves, investing in expensive equipment that substitutes for some labor is a proactive, productivity-enhancing measure.
- s+b BlogsThe rise of Web 2.0 platforms and social media programs has the potential to enhance the way colleagues collaborate, but old work habits die hard.
- The time it takes for Chinese consumers to incorporate a new technology into their lives is ever-shrinking as smartphones and broadband make adaptation easier.
- The managing director of BCCL, India’s foremost media conglomerate, continually reinvents the enterprise in the face of disruption.
- s+b BlogsThe Internet is disrupting one of the world’s oldest professions: selling art.
- s+b BlogsStartup nuTonomy thinks that the island nation is the place to make autonomous vehicles — in the form of driverless taxis — a reality.
- s+b BlogsAlthough fewer people are working at factories in America, output has been rising.
- Don’t assume the new entrant in your market is a disruption. Learn to recognize different types of threats and design the best strategic response.
- s+b BlogsNumber crunching can be valuable for firms exploiting their existing resources, but can backfire for companies seeking to branch out with new products or services.
- Digital LeadershipFormer NBC Universal CEO Bob Wright looks back on his two decades at GE — and forward to a post-broadcast, post-cable media world.
- s+b BlogsCan companies discover crucial competitive insight by working to solve social problems?
- People don’t crave the latest fitness wearable. Their overwhelming preference is for simple applications that provide and organize information.