Innovation

Steve Faktor Confronts Corporate Innovation, Startups & Future of Work

In this unfiltered interview with FOX Business commentator Ari Zoldan, I separate¬†truth from B.S. on the murky worlds of corporate innovation, startups, AI, and the future of work. I also get into: Why corporate innovation often fails: math The dirty secret behind the mythology of startups Why Google is good … Steve Faktor Confronts Corporate …

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4 Reasons Big Companies Don’t Innovate…or Get Disrupted

I’ve previously mused about¬†“The Myth of Disruption“, but venture capitalist¬†Anshu Sharma‘s recent Techcrunch/WSJ¬†piece got me worked up enough to finally organize my thoughts. Sharma¬†argues the reason big companies don’t innovate is the¬†“stack fallacy.” Big companies at the bottom of “the stack” have¬†lost touch with end-customers. While startups at the ‘top … 4 Reasons Big Companies …

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Twitter’s Countless Victims Await Ultimate Revenge

American hospitals are filling up with victims. Not of stabbings or terror attacks. These are victims of Twitter #abuse. On Valentine’s Day, 14 bloggers were rushed¬†to Mount Sinai with life-threatening snark bites. Police blame the¬†deadly¬†snark attack on a¬†#cyberbullying gang called¬†HashHoles. The attacks¬†may be¬†linked to hundreds of half-baked opinions published by … Twitter’s Countless Victims Await …

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Incremental Illness Claims Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer

‘Incrementalism’¬†only sounds like the next horrible religion¬†to captivate Tom Cruise. It‚Äôs actually a chronic condition that‚Äôs claimed countless corporate careers. Its devastation¬†can be measured in thousands of yards – of yacht downgrades. Before donating to your local Adopt-a-Yacht chapter, let‚Äôs study incrementalism‚Äôs latest victim, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer. Ms. Mayer … Incremental Illness Claims Yahoo …

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How to Grow ANY Business Using EXISTING Assets

Every business has at least one growth spurt left. And it shouldn’t feel like racing Usain Bolt after six hours at Cheesecake Factory.¬†Most businesses immediately turn to the most obvious places: new products, services or markets. But these¬†generate less¬†enterprise value¬†than customer experience, platforms, technologies, new business models, and superior service. … How to Grow ANY …

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