- The former chief of defense of the armed forces of the Netherlands explains the challenges of leading in a crisis and why those who do must have the confidence to act.
- February 3, 2020 by Adam KahaneTeams can make real breakthroughs on complex challenges by opening themselves up to an invisible source of guidance.
- January 2, 2020 by Adam KahaneAt work and beyond, strolling and chatting with someone you think you don’t have much in common with can help you make progress on your toughest challenges.
- November 25, 2019 by Deepali SrivastavaAmid alarming scarcity, some companies are going beyond incremental improvements to change how water is used and managed.
- October 11, 2019 by Adam KahaneWhether in the boardroom or the halls of government, we can achieve more peaceful and productive ways of working.
- Cross-border deals face increased scrutiny, but understanding where regulators are coming from can help prevent trouble.
- July 18, 2019 by Deepali SrivastavaBeing green isn’t the only reason for companies to get on board. Retailers, restaurants, and others that find ways to minimize food surpluses will reap financial rewards, too.
- April 15, 2019 by Deepa KrishnanExperiential learning approaches that give management students exposure to adversity can help create empathetic leaders who are motivated to build a more equitable, sustainable future.
- April 10, 2019 by Deepali SrivastavaWith many governments launching UBI-style payments in response to COVID-19 job losses, ongoing UBI programs could become a reality. But first, policymakers and businesses will have to address fundamental implementation issues.
- March 27, 2019 by Deepa PrahaladProducts that resonate best with consumers at the bottom of the pyramid are those designed with an understanding of their aspirations and needs.
- January 23, 2019The gap between the world’s poorest consumers and others is diminishing. For more insight, read “The New Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid.”
- January 2, 2019 by Deepa PrahaladProfound changes are closing the gap between the world’s poorest consumers and others, offering an unprecedented opportunity for businesses to create — and share in — prosperity. For more insight, see “Changes to the Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid.”
- December 7, 2018 by Deepa KrishnanTwo years ago, the Indian government abruptly wiped out most of the nation’s currency in hopes of ending black money and curbing corruption. Has the experiment worked?
- Getting consumers their packages when and where they want them in a cost-effective way is a global need, but shipping solutions vary by region.
- November 20, 2018Improvising in a structured manner will help ensure big bumps in the road don’t throw you completely off course. For more insight, read “How to Fail Successfully.”
- November 20, 2018 by Adam KahaneWhen problem solving breaks down and you have to wing your way forward, you might think you’ve failed. But a disciplined response can get you back on track. See also “How to Fail the Right Way.”
- November 5, 2018 by Ryan AventValue-Added History. See also Top Shelf Picks: Best Business Books 2018.
- September 10, 2018 by Eric J. McNultyFor recent grads and seasoned executives alike, on-the-ground experience in foreign locales can help you bridge your global skills gap and increase your ability to innovate.
- July 20, 2018A quick look at the challenges faced by location-independent freelancers, and the opportunities they present for organizations. For more insight, read “Designing a Future for the Untethered Workforce.”
- July 18, 2018 by Suvarchala NarayananThe gig economy — and the growing group of digital nomads within it — requires a wider variety of new products and services than businesses and governments are currently prepared to deliver. See also “Digital Nomads."
- July 11, 2018 by Adam KahaneDisagreement can make solutions to our most difficult problems hard to see. But with practical tools and a shift in mind-set, diverse groups can create new realities.
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