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Moving ahead with the five competitive forces, with Michael Porter

An interview with Michael Porter on the five competitive forces and its modern contemporary take. He speaks on the significance of the framework in today’s business. 16 more words


Will 3D printing revitalize strategic analysis?

It seems to me that in the last decades strategic analysis focused mainly on monitoring new entrants from low-cost countries, struggling with competitors and entering emerging countries’ markets. 701 more words

Industry 4.0 And Factory Of The Future

Michael Porter's five forces (video)

In several past posts related to additive manufacturing / 3D printing I mentioned Michael Porter’s five forces model, its real name being The Five Competitive Forces That Shape Strategy… 40 more words

Industry 4.0 And Factory Of The Future

Business with purpose beyond profit

This is my first blog. In setting up this blog I’ve been wondering how my contribution could add fresh insight into a world gone crazy with content and opinion and thought leadership. 370 more words


Problem Solving via Systems Thinking

Systems Thinking is a framework of visualizing the interrelationships of factors and its effect to a cause.  

It is a new way of thinking.  It is thinking at a higher level which aims to solve a problem.   225 more words

Systems Thinking

Much Ado About Value

I was recently honored when Greg Scandlen took time to consider and write about some of the work I shared with him that has been produced by… 925 more words

Editorials & Opinions

Are pigs more intelligent than humans?

I have to thank my esteemed colleague Professor Yong Zhao for the title of this post.  My original title was going to be “when will they ever learn’ but as Yong suggested humans often repeat the same mistakes, pigs, like all animals don’t. 376 more words

Contemporary Schooling