Tag Archives: Strategic Innovation

leader versus businessman

Break Old School Tendencies Through Entrepreneurial Processes To Drive Growth Within Enterprises

The core strategic management challenge for executives is centred on finding the optimal point when allocating resources between revenue and cost centres. When doing this, leaders and managers often have… Read more »

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creativity is the new productivity

An Integrated Perspective On Traversing The Era Of Productivity Scarcity To Establish The Creative Paradigm & Let Innovation Flourish

Behavioral elements such as anxieties, resistance to change, inertia, push and pull are omnipresent forces that dominate and inhibit the proclivity to be creative and adopt new standards that provide… Read more »

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5 element model

The 5 Elements: A Holistic Framework To Assessing Whether To Start A Business Or Strategically Innovate From An Existing Entity Instead

We have all heard stories about setting up office space at the old shed (that also housed your grandparents CD recorder) or in a shamble stock garage at the back… Read more »

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Disruptive Innovation Aims To Bring Consumption From Non-Consumption Contexts

Harvard Professor Clayton Christensen fathered the term disruptive innovation in 1995 whilst collectively and insightfully studying and evaluating case studies across the telecommunication, healthcare, technology, consumer goods and electronic industries…. Read more »

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Destroyer or Creator: Juxtaposing the Devils Advocate against the Cross-Pollinator

One of the most innovative organisations in the world, IDEO, articulates the devils advocate as someone whom is hugely critical of ideas before they are proven; those whom don’t want… Read more »

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Evoking Entrepreneurial Culture Through Strategic Experiments – IUP Effective Executive Journal 2013

After much retrospect, thinking and insight – I thought it would be relevant to launch thealphaswarmer throwback series. These comprise of articles, writings and various other literature that was previously… Read more »

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