Our latest white paper on strategic mentoring for multinationals is finally out. You may have seen the teasers, or have been privileged to have received it in avant-première, and now we are releasing it to the public.
Innovation is Motion
What we do is that we work with those who change the market.
Whether modestly or in a very radical way, they disturb, make waves and do what others tried without success. They walk off-the-beaten-track, and if they succeed, they alter the status quo.
In our first white paper preview, we introduced a few of the key elements about mentoring and its connection to strategy. In order to give you a bit more meat on these bones, here is another part of the paper giving a specific angle on a strategic use of mentoring to accelerate international growth: Continue reading Mentoring to Accelerate International Growth
I’ve been working for the past few weeks on a new white paper about Strategic Mentoring for large corporations and multinational groups. The subtitle for now is “How to Build the Fabled Connected Company & Engage Ever-Changing Markets”. We’ll probably keep it that way. : ) Continue reading A first glimpse at our Strategic Mentoring white paper…
Tomorrow, I’ll be presenting a keynote titled “Trading Risk, the Most Valuable Currency Between Startups and the Industry” for the CEA at the LETI Days event. The main points of this discussion will be on the positive nature of risk for businesses, the cultural gap that French (and Europeans) have in regard of dealing with risks, and on how to strategically game the innovation rules. Continue reading Risk, the most valuable currency between startups and the industry
J’étais en mars dernier invité par la SNECMA pour parler d’innovation sur le sujet global de “penser la disruption”. Et comme vous le savez si vous lisez ce blog régulièrement, il est presque toujours impossible de partager publiquement ce que nous faisons avec nos clients. Même s’il ne s’agit des fois que de conférences internes. Dans le cas présent, ayant eu un feu vert, nous allons en profiter pour revenir sur quelques points clefs des stratégies d’innovation et notamment, les stratégies de pivots. Continue reading Pivots, glissements et rhizomes : penser la disruption
Of course they can, however a good reality check is essential! This is why I did a workshop for them at GEM (Grenoble Business School) earlier this year. The key point being: realising that moving from a management job in a large company to the life of an entrepreneur is first and foremost a human transition. Continue reading Can MBA students become entrepreneurs?