Innovative Business Solutions Begin with a Mindset

Does your culture support innovative thinking or is it just talked about? Consider the last strategy or problem-solving meeting you attended as a mini-litmus test. Did you notice that thought-provoking comments or creative ideas were encouraged or dismissed (if not in fact being shot down)? Was...

Jan 16, 2018 2:27:11 PM

Innovative Business Solutions, Ego, and Cultural Transformation

Companies spend many millions of dollars on building strategic plans, only to be ultimately disappointed in the lack of return on their investment.  Most strategic plans ignore the single most important element to a company’s long-term success – culture.  And it is also true that culture is a...

Jan 16, 2018 2:11:58 PM

Innovation strategies to keep the lights on today and create the future

General Electric, once an enduring symbol of business success, is in turmoil. While the Dow is up about 18% this year, GE is down about 25%. Since 2001, when Jeff Immelt became CEO, GE's stock price has declined about 32% while the S&P 500 went up about 130%. What is going on?

Nov 29, 2017 5:02:21 PM