Digital business is still a top priority for CEOs, says this year’s Gartner’s CEO Survey, but it also noted several important shifts in CEO perspectives. The most significant change was how workforce-related issues now represent one of the biggest challenges for executives today.
"How, then, can a large company – in this case, a global leader in marketing, communication and digital transformation – put people first and empower every one of its 80,000 employees? By combining technology and people power"
Embracing randomness and making better mistakes is the moral of this 2011 TEDGlobal talk from economics writer Tim Harford. In “Trial, error and the God Complex”, the speaker touches on how the most successful complex systems have evolved through trial and error, through variation and selection.
Formula One is synonymous with speed, but it’s not just on the track. In partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), F1 has announced a new educational series on driving innovation success for business leaders. The inaugural talk of the F1 Extreme Innovation Series takes place ahead of the Italian Grand Prix on August 30.
With most organisations looking to create new products, services or business models in the coming years as their primary strategy to generate organic growth, traditional companies are under intense pressure to develop innovative products to keep the pace of innovation and meet rising customer expectations.