- Jean-Dominique Senard, the departing CEO of Michelin and incoming chair of Renault and of the Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi alliance, argues that the prevailing concept of corporate purpose needs an update.
- The rise of connected, autonomous, shared, and electric vehicles will reshape the industry. The challenge in the meantime is survival.
- An Conghui, president of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group and CEO of Geely Auto Group, explains the future of flying cars and the value of an international brand.
- The auto industry is making massive R&D investments in safety, connectivity, and autonomy — so far without good returns.
- April 6, 2017 by Daniel GrossAutonomous buses seem like a natural solution to a school bus driver shortage, but parents would certainly disagree.
- March 7, 2017 by Chunka MuiGoogle vaulted from nowhere to grab the lead in driverless cars, but Waymo aims to win the race.
- Radio companies may be better positioned than they realize to provide entertainment to commuters, but they’ll need to rethink their business models.
- February 14, 2017 by Daniel GrossAll sorts of U.S. industries, including education and car manufacturing, sell their products and services to international customers.
- January 3, 2017 by Norbert SchwietersTechnology and the Internet of Things are eroding the boundaries that have long classified businesses. Here’s how to change your company’s approach.
- November 15, 2016 by Daniel GrossEconomic narratives can change rapidly.
- As they adapt to the shifting geography of sales and technological disruption, the companies that provide auto parts, components, and systems must reevaluate their product portfolios.
- When it comes to the autonomous ride-hailing battle, no single player has all the capabilities necessary to succeed.
- October 26, 2016 by Daniel GrossThe electric vehicle and green energy industries show how rolling out innovations can be delayed in the face of time-consuming obstacles.
- The world’s largest innovators are shifting the focus of their R&D investments from products to programming. See also “How Non-Tech Companies Are Joining the Software Revolution — in Pictures."
- While automakers pour millions into winning the autonomous vehicle race, they run the risk of ignoring the more imminent threats that could sink them before the technology becomes pervasive.
- July 26, 2016 by Chunka MuiStartup nuTonomy thinks that the island nation is the place to make autonomous vehicles — in the form of driverless taxis — a reality.
- June 15, 2016 by Barry JaruzelskiA new survey examines trends in R&D spending.
- A celebrated proprietor of R&D ateliers explains how companies can cultivate the rare people who create miracles.
- August 10, 2015 by Jeffrey RothfederHonda’s practice of learning from errors had to change when failure became deadly.
- July 13, 2015 by Daniel GrossThis technology company almost died of financial hubris, but its behind-the-scenes resurrection proves there’s sometimes a fine line between winning and losing.
- Five ways automakers can design for safety and profitability.
- March 12, 2015 by Ann GrahamIn a recent video interview, Christine Bader explains why paying attention to your company’s ethical, environmental, and societal consequences pays off.
- New entrants and established players are racing to create the next generation of medical products and services.
- September 11, 2014 by John JullensChinese and foreign automakers are preparing to compete in the low-end car market.
- May 19, 2014 by David MeerCompanies that only have access to “little data” can still use that information to improve their business.
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