2020: The Year of Hyper- Acceleration

In the 1950s, the average age of a Fortune 500 company was 60 years. As we approach the end of the first quarter of the 21st century, it is less than 20 years. This trend is getting faster due to the disruptive impact of technology. Companies live shorter lives. Products have shorter lifespans. Skillsets have […]

Four Ways To Successfully Surf Waves of Disruption

“You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” Jon Kabatt-Zinn In this era of hyper-accelerating waves of technology-enabled disruption, companies and institutions need to have a well-designed surfboard. The most successful companies have already implemented and are leveraging recent disruptive technologies such as mobile, sharing platforms and “internet of things.” Because the waves […]