How to Capitalise on Disruption

Business disruption is unpredictable in one sense, but in another we know it’s coming. We just don’t know exactly what it will look like and how its characteristics will undermine the business models that have brought about the success that firms have enjoyed until now. Incumbent firms face not only…

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4 Traits of A Digital Business

What are the traits of an authentic digital business?  If I made a dollar for every time I’m asked what a true digital business is, I’d be a millionaire. Alright, I’m exaggerating. Seriously speaking, I have made it my goal to educate businesses about digital strategy and transformation. While there’s…

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The Future of Work and Management

THE OPPORTUNITY WITH THE PRESENT It’s 2016. What does the digital future hold? Sales of mobile devices (e.g. smartphones and tablets) have passed that of desktop computers. These devices have massive computing power. Coupled with access to a whole marketplace of personal and business apps, consumers now find themselves…

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How to Prepare for Blindspot Digital Invaders

Not so long ago, CxOs could see the competition coming and they knew who and what to look out for. But that was yesterday’s world and things have changed. Now the competition is often invisible until it’s too late. Invisible, laughable and utterly unthinkable that a group of casually turned out…

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74% of CEOs Concerned About Disruption

Over 40% of CEOs are at least somewhat concerned about their current business model, while 74% are also concerned about new competitors disrupting their business model. That said, it must be worrying for investors to learn that despite these concerns, 71% of CEOs believe their company will be largely…

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Death by a Thousand FinTech Cuts

In an article called The Now, The Cloud and the Crowd, Stephane Dubois touches upon the fintech revolution and explains that never before has the war been so drawn out and heated. The innovation gap on Wall Street is being called out and the industry…

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No Ordinary Disruption

In No Ordinary Disruption, a McKinsey think tank dives deep into current headlines to analyse the forces that are transforming our planet’s economy. The book is an excellent primer in how to think strategically about the transformational role of technology and the accelerating flow of goods,…

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