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Milking the Right Brains of your Team, with ease!

Milking the Right Brains of your Team, with ease!

As Daniel Pink, author of  “A Whole New Mind: Why Right Brainers will  Rule the Future” puts it, the time of left brain thinkers is over.This  era is about Right Brain Thinking. Agreed, that all of us have to solve problems all the  time, sometimes small,  and other times really big ones. As leaders, we constantly demand our team […]



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How do the products and services waste your time, even if they ultimately deliver value?

How do the products and services waste your time, even if they ultimately deliver value?

Customer Experience: How do the products and services you buy, waste your time, even if they ultimately give you benefit? Customer Effort is becoming a key factor in the decision making! The question that Customers are increasing asking is, does the service channel enable faster end-to-end hands-on time for the me to complete the desired […]



Change Means Future Fit Innovation

Change Means Future Fit Innovation

In today’s chaotic and un-predictable business environment every organization in the private sector, government and non-profit is constantly being challenged to evolve. If they don’t, they perish. It’s like Darwin’s theory of evolution for organizations. The good news is that we have quite a few who have successfully evolved and become future fit. We recently […]



OYO Rooms in Blue Ocean – A strategy that is working well!

OYO Rooms in Blue Ocean – A strategy that is working well!

I checked into a budget hotel and surprisingly everything was fine. When you book in an unbranded hotel, you are mentally prepared for leaky bathrooms, dirty beds, noisy air conditioners, etc. But this time I booked my hotel room through Oyo Rooms, an aggregator of budget hotels in India. I’m sure you have already heard […]



Self Assessment on Business Model Innovation

Self Assessment on Business Model Innovation

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Change is the Password to Excellence

Change is the Password to Excellence

In July 12, 1854 George Eastman was born and in 1888 he gave birth to a brand called ‘Kodak’ that went to become a household brand in every part of the world. Yet in the year 2012, Kodak filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. We don’t know how George Eastman would have reacted to this, but […]



Age of Alternatives: Business Models Challenged !

Age of Alternatives: Business Models Challenged !

One day I woke to the news (it’s old news now) of Google glasses. I fell laughing. Companies are like individuals; they go nuts, get depressed and so on. I dismissed Google glasses as one such pursuit. In reality, did Google get its strategy wrong? Consider Google to be a technology company specializing in internet […]



Let Gemba feed your new product development, not ego

Let Gemba feed your new product development, not ego

As an entrepreneur or subject matter expert, building an product or service isn’t really difficult because you have all the ideas are packed in your head. In fact that is true for any one skilled professional. Unfortunately that doesn’t guarantee success when it comes launching a successful product or service. Customers will choose or recommend […]



Innovation Musings

Innovation Musings

Innovation is a buzzword today in the corporate world. Every organization wants to be innovative. They want to sell innovative products and services! Genuine innovation creates lots of genuine value to the organization, customers & society. It is about value added to customers & society by the application of creative ideas which are commercialized. Innovation […]



Innovation Vs Creativity

Innovation Vs Creativity

Innovation & Creativity have strong linkages, but they are not the same. Creativity leads to Innovation. It is a sub-set of innovation but an important constituent. It takes creative people to generate ideas that are novel. Innovation structures the idea – gives it form, executes the idea & thus makes it commercially workable. Creativity is […]



Skyfall 007 – A Curious Case of Blue Ocean Strategy Innovation

Skyfall 007 – A Curious Case of Blue Ocean Strategy Innovation

‘Skyfall’ became the highest grossing film of all time at UK box office with earning nearly £103m. Global earnings of the 23rd Bond movie crossed $1.1Bn. This makes it the first film in the Bond franchise to reach that total and the highest-grossing film in Sony Pictures history. It is the 14th film to gross […]