Jim Hemerling gives a TED Talk about leading organisational change

Leading organisational change by putting people first

January 24, 2019

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In what he calls an era of “always-on” transformation, organisational change expert Jim Hemerling outlines five strategic imperatives, all of which have one thing in common: putting people first.

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Calling women leaders: these innovation events are for you

January 16, 2019

Events

In the age of digital transformation, leaders today are faced with new challenges to innovate and compete in business. But while more companies are committed to gender equality in the workplace, just a quarter of senior roles across the world in 2018 were held by women. For those females in positions of leadership, we have rounded up the events specifically aimed at the development of women (and men) at the top of the ladder.

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Are today’s leaders actually ready to lead?

January 4, 2019

Latest Reports

Despite competitive pressure to innovate and the billions spent on leadership development every year, the capability of leaders in organisations is not improving, according to a recent study. The Global Leadership Forecast shows quality leadership has remained stalled since the analysis began almost 20 years ago.

ISPIM Connects Fukuoka

December 2, 2018

Events

The International Society for Professional Innovation Management holds this conference in Japan to tackle key global challenges that are relevant locally through innovation, such as population ageing, finding new sources of energy and developing a start-up ecosystem. At the event, visitors will engage with top innovation leaders from Asia-Pacific and beyond, learn about the Fukuoka […]

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The 4 things you could learn from high-performing business innovators

November 14, 2018

Latest Reports

A study by CBInsight found that larger companies place the highest importance on innovation, but how do they become high-performing innovators? Here are 4 lessons that businesses can learn from those at the top of the pyramid when it comes to innovation-driven growth.

Transformation 4.0: Digital Leadership, Disruptive Innovation & Design Thinking

November 14, 2018

Events

The inaugural Transformation 4.0 interactive forum exposes new ways of thinking and leading organisations in the digital economy. Featuring interactive discussions, case studies and expert insights, the event will discuss how technology is being used to push organisations into the digital age and about embracing an end-user-centric way of innovating.

Web Summit

November 5, 2018

Events

Considered “The best technology conference on the planet”, Web Summit brings the founders and CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, groundbreaking startups, policymakers, heads of state and world-class speakers to Lisbon in November.

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Developing an innovation mindset at HEC Paris

September 26, 2018

Innovation starters

To respond to the growing needs of managers around the globe to find innovative and practical solutions to their business challenges, HEC Paris has developed an online executive certificate programme that enables them to seize new business opportunities, drive innovation and develop an entrepreneurial mindset.

Future Festival World Summit

September 18, 2018

Events

Rounding up the 2018 edition of the Future Festival, the Future Festival Toronto is the signature three-day event, designed to be the world’s best innovation conference.  Over 700 attendees and the world’s best innovators come together  in Toronto, the organisers’ HQ city with trend safaris, workshops and thought leaders, to prototype their future.

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Who is the world’s most innovative leader?

September 10, 2018

Top Innovators

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is the most innovative leader in the world, according to the Forbes 2019 list of most innovative leaders. Tesla’s Elon Musk placed second, while founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, was considered the third leader with the greatest innovation capital today.