Augmented Management Intelligence: New Paper Explains How Emerging Technologies Will Transform Corporate Strategy

The convergence of mobile technology, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and predictive analytics is giving to rise to the first step change in management theory since the industrial revolution PHILADELPHIA – Jun 21, 2017 – CorpU, the strategy activation company, today announced the release of a paper that illustrates a new management paradigm.  Augmented Management Intelligence, explains... Read More »

70% of New Strategies Fail

Here’s how technology is helping executives unlock a step change in management I have a confession to make. In the early days of digital learning, I led a team that pioneered the development of the first enterprise learning management system. Like others, I saw the technology-driven transformation of learning as the missing link between developing... Read More »

CorpU Wins PACT Enterprise Award

CorpU CEO Alan Todd accepted CorpU’s Emerging Technology award for CorpU’s Strategy Activation platform at the 24th Annual Enterprise Awards presented by the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT). The awards honored 11 companies that have made exceptional contributions to technology, healthcare and related fields. CorpU won in the Emerging Technology category for its cloud-based Strategy... Read More »

Tech Firm Helps the Fortune 1000 Crowdsource Innovation Through Virtual Idea Tournaments

CorpU’s strategy activation platform now inspires teams across the enterprise to contribute and evaluate peer insights to influence corporate strategy PHILADELPHIA, PA–(Marketwired – May 11, 2017) – CorpU today announced the launch of an “Idea Tournament” module within its cloud-based strategy activation platform. Piloted in the fall by Fortune 1000 companies, including Dow Chemical, Owens... Read More »

Reinventing a 2,000-Year-Old Management Strategy

The most important business strategy, dialogue, has withstood the test of time. The ancient Greeks knew that dialogos was the key to creating shared meaning. Management theorists from Senge to Ulrich understood that dialogue transforms corporate vision to shared-vision. And savvy executives understand the role that dialogue plays in cultivating organizational achievement. Engaging people in dialogue leads to... Read More »

CorpU Supports Agilent Technologies in Activating Strategy Across its Global Supply Chain

PRESS RELEASE Online strategy “sprints” complement top-down communication to accelerate strategy execution and harness the collective ingenuity of teams PHILADELPHIA, PA–(Marketwired – Apr 19, 2017) – CorpU, the strategy activation company, today announced the results of its partnership with Agilent Technologies a global leader in life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical markets. Using the CorpU... Read More »

Strategy Activation: Defined

Until the 1960s, the word “strategy” belonged on the battlefield, not in the boardroom. In fact, Drucker mentioned strategy only once in The Practice of Management. It wasn’t until 1962, when Alfred Chandler (a former teacher at the U.S. Naval War College) wrote Strategy and Structure, that the term entered the business lexicon.  Around the same time,... Read More »

The Death of the Town Hall Meeting

  Strategies not delivering results? Consider this. Town hall meetings and road shows are a staple of corporate culture. But in today’s workplace, their relevance is quickly fading. Learning science tells us that the town hall format (usually a one-way conversation in front of PowerPoint slides) rarely produces an engaged, receptive audience. And tools like Skype... Read More »

Strategy Activation Firm Hires Former CEO of Human Capital Institute

PHILADELPHIA, PA–(Marketwired – Mar 8, 2017) – Today, strategy activation firm CorpU announced its newest executive hire, Carl M. Rhodes. Having left his post as CEO of Human Capital Institute (HCI), an organization that provides memberships and research focused on HR analytics, leadership development, and talent management strategy, Rhodes will now assume the role of... Read More »

Veteran Commercial Leader Joins CorpU Executive Team

PHILADELPHIA, PA–(Marketwired – Feb 8, 2017) – CorpU, the strategy activation company, welcomes Spencer Forrest to its leadership team as Chief Commercial Officer. Previously a top commercial executive at the Corporate Executive Board, recently acquired by Gartner for $2.6 billion, Forrest has worked with the world’s most innovative sales, marketing and communications executives to implement best... Read More »