How Vigilant Organizations Act Faster

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...
How Vigilant Firms Orchestrate Financial Payoffs

How Vigilant Firms Orchestrate Financial Payoffs

In a study of 135 multinational firms over an eight-year period, vigilant organizations had 200% higher growth in market capitalization and were 33% more profitable than their vulnerable rivals.1 This field study built on an earlier Harvard Business Review assessment...
Creating the Purpose-Driven Organization

Creating the Purpose-Driven Organization

A family member had an emergency and I spent a lot of time with him in the hospital.  The experience was not pleasant.  Most of our interactions with the doctors suggested a lack of caring.   They seemed stressed or withdrawn, and in one case, deeply abusive.  Given...