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People Analytics and the Power of Data

  People analytics, the data analysis related to human resources within an organization, is becoming far more prevalent among forward-thinking companies. A recent study by Forbes1 showed that 69% of companies surveyed were in the process of integrating data to create a people analytics database – up from 10-15% in previous years. This represents a seismic... Read More »

Leadership Is A Movement, Not A Mandate

  By Alan Todd We’re in a time of unprecedented change for companies, and that pace of change is only accelerating. In years past, it might take a Fortune 500 company 20 years to reach a $1 billion valuation. Today, valuations soar within months of launch. The average lifespan of an S&P 500 company was... Read More »

3 Steps To Ignite The Passion Of Millennial Employees

By Alan Todd Millennials – that oft-discussed group of people born between the 1980s and early 2000s – now make up the majority of employees at large corporations, but they continue to bear the brunt of jokes about workplace communication and collaboration habits. Yes, it’s true that millennials don’t like to use their desk phone.... Read More »

Thayer Leader Development Group at West Point Taps Digital Collaboration Platform

October 23, 2017 Unique partnership with strategy activation pioneer CorpU embeds experts within teams to solve complex problems, crowdsource insights, and surface company-wide people analytics PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CorpU, the strategy activation company, and Thayer Leader Development Group (TLDG) at West Point, the premier leader development company, have today announced the rollout of a new... Read More »

Revitalize Your Company Strategy With a “Strategy Activation” Plan

By Alan Todd In the early 1960s, the term “strategy” entered the business lexicon for the first time, quickly becoming a mainstay in how we understand management. Little has changed since then. What’s worse, the tactics we use to convey and generate feedback on the implementation of strategies across the enterprise—market surveys, town hall meetings,... Read More »

Can Technology help organizations unlock the potential of introverts?

By Alan Todd Much has been written about the extent to which the workplace is organized around extroverts. They tend to be more aggressive and speak up in meetings. They’re more likely to make the pitch or presentation. And as a result, they’re often favored by management and peers. In Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a... Read More »

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 »