CDOs Value to Business Growth and Transformation

2019-05-02T05:49:44-07:00 05-02-2019|

Why do companies with Chief Digital Officers underperform similar organizations without CDOs? Often the role (and a department under the CDO) are established to 'transform the business' by leading innovation projects, driving company expansion into mobile, social media, and other technologies or to implement technology to streamline operations. However over 50% [...]

Where are the unicorns? 

2019-01-23T08:14:10-07:00 01-23-2019|

There are 309 private companies around the world valued at $1B+ as of 1/18/2019. Collectively these companies are worth as much as $1,085B and have raised a combined total of nearly $261B. Last year, 111 new companies joined the global unicorn club — a 56% increase from the 71 new unicorns in 2017. The unicorns are [...]

Innovation Lessons from Cirque du Soliel

2019-01-06T14:25:25-07:00 01-06-2019|

Successful innovation requires agility to address changing customer needs and competitive threats; Creativity to design new solutions to future problems and empowerment of team members – to adapt, fail and take a different approach.   In fact corporate innovation is an art and a science. Executed well it is beautiful. In fulfilling [...]

Are you ready to be a Super Hero in 2019?

2019-01-03T19:03:04-07:00 01-02-2019|

Super Hero’s are engaged, empowered and ready to make an impact this year. However, recent studies show that over 70% of people feel - little or no involvement or engagement in work and feel their jobs are simply a way to earn a wage’. For leaders, employee’s lack of engagement can [...]