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INNOVATION

Using foresight for innovation

In order to detect the early signs of disruptive forces - to out-think your competition - I think a systematic way of getting new inputs is crucial. A key use case of foresight work is to place trend implications on long-term strategic horizons and to use this as input for your own strategic positioning.

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Nov 1, 2018 3:57:45 PM

Leadership thoughts from the round pen

A while ago I had an opportunity to attend a horse-assisted leadership coaching session where the focus of the session was to motivate, communicate and listen to someone that has no hidden motivation or choice of using verbal language = get the horse on-board what you want to do.

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Sep 26, 2018 6:00:38 AM

Stay relevant with a future less foggy

We all know about it. We all should do it. Before everyone else does it. Before everyone else is where we want to be. Before they take over the world and we are left behind. Do what?

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Sep 12, 2018 2:26:51 PM

STRATEGY

Futures thinking as a tool: create desire for change

On one September Friday, we sat down with a few colleagues and discussed change and change management (we always do, we're all passionate about this!). I started to wonder how futures thinking could serve as a tool for clarifying the need of change...

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Nov 1, 2017 6:27:14 AM

STRATEGY

Transformation and strategy work (part IV): Find the force within?

A few topics reoccur with companies facing a strategic change. Based on those, I will look into three different transformation cases in these blog posts. I will reflect on them against their specific market position and potential external change factors.

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Jun 15, 2017 3:44:21 PM

STRATEGY

Transformation and strategy work (part III): How to face a market saturation

A few topics reoccur with companies facing a strategic change. Based on those, I will look into three different transformation cases in these blogs. I will reflect them against to their specific market position and potential external change factors. All of these have the same key needs for strategy and transformation talk:

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Mar 7, 2017 6:10:02 AM

STRATEGY

Digitalization and strategy approach: Disrupt your own business

Disruption is a relatively new buzz word that you hear often especially in strategy workshops. Incumbent companies are concerned about the disruptors, often start-ups, that will change the game in the industry and market. Regardless of the industry, the change will be a reality in the very near future and it will happen fast.

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Jan 26, 2017 3:00:05 AM

STRATEGY

Transformation and strategy work (part II): Radical business environment change

The years working with different organizations and cases have shown that there are several topics recurring in strategic discourse in companies that are facing strategic change. In these blog posts, I will look into three different transformation cases, in relation to their specific market position and external change factors.

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Jan 17, 2017 6:00:06 AM

STRATEGY

Transformation and strategy work (part I): How we see It

During the last 15 years of acting in multiple positions in various organizations and seeing the many ways strategy work, strategic planning and strategy execution are done, few topics keep reoccurring in strategy talk. In the following series of four blog posts, I am sharing three typical stories from organizations’ point of view. The stories shared are based on real life and experience, but none represent a single case as such.

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Dec 8, 2016 9:41:53 AM

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