CorpU Blog: Business Innovation

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George Day Webinar - Learn the Secrets of Growth Leaders

Learn the Secrets of Growth Leaders – Webinar

Organic growth of top line revenue and bottom line profitability is a high priority for all companies. Yet, few companies are growing at their fullest potential or capturing the opportunities created by the fallout from the pandemic. Unfortunately, a company's growth...

How Vigilant Companies Gain an Edge in Turbulent Times

The costs of being slow to sense threats and opportunities on the competitive horizon can be devastating. Just ask RadioShack, a pioneer in catering to electronics hobbyists. After jumping into mobile phone distribution in the 1990s, the U.S.-based retail chain with...

How Vigilant Organizations Act Faster

The world of business is increasingly turbulent. And as the pace of technological change accelerates, organizations must learn to see signals sooner and -- importantly-- learn to act faster than rivals upon those insights. Charles Schwab did so when it became an early...

Big Data: Catch the 40-Foot Wave

Half a century before Facebook and a quarter century before the Internet, a social anthropologist named John Barnes was the first to identify the concept of social networks. He spent time with the residents of a remote Norwegian fishing village, tracing their family...

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