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Think Biologically

<b> |</b> We want order and control, but those are increasingly hard to find in business. Look to biological systems for lessons on how to master complexity …

Technology that Matters -- Improve Business Performance in Banking

Bitcoin ฟองสบู่ดิจิตอล Bitcoin คือเงินตราเสมือน (virtual currency) ในโลกดิจิตอล ที่ไม่ได้ออกโดยธนาคารกลางใดๆ แต่กำลังได้รับความนิยมอย่างมาก เพราะ Bitcoin ทำให้การโอนเงิน จ่ายเงินในโลกอินเทอร์เน็ตสะดวกสบายและมีต้นทุนที่ถูกลงอย่างมาก ความนิยมของ Bitcoin เพิ่มสูงขึ้นในช่วงที่ผ่าน และทำให้ธนาคารกลางทั่วโลกเริ่มเหล่มองด้วยความเป็นห่วง http://thaipublica.org/2013/12/bitcoin/

Treat data as a competitive weapon

What’s perhaps less obvious is the fact that any enterprise that gets the right data into the hands of decision makers can make thousands of daily …

Amazon Puts Image Recognition Into Its Main iOS App – Prepare To Be Even More Showroomed, Retailers

People already use their mobile devices for comparative shopping when paying visits to brick-and-mortar retailers – but it’s about to get a lot worse. Amazon has integrated shopping-by-camera functionality into its main iOS application, which is even easier than the previous barcode scanning …

Bitcoin is far more than a currency for speculators | Financial Times

Bitcoin is being forced to grow up fast. The arrest last week on money laundering charges of Charlie Shrem, a leading Bitcoin champion, coincided …

Amazon’s iPhone App Uses Image Recognition to “See” Real-World Products You Want to Buy

Among the many things that make Amazon one of the most successful merchants in the history of merchandising is the zeal with which it removes every …

Mastering the building blocks of strategy

Increase your likelihood of developing effective strategies through an approach that’s thorough, action-oriented, and comfortable with debate and …

Management

Mobilizing your C-suite for big-data analytics

Leadership-capacity constraints are undermining many companies’ efforts. New management structures, roles, and divisions of labor can all be part of …

Don’t wait for IT; Marketers can drive growth now

IT and marketing are built to work at different speeds, but there’s plenty marketers can still do when it comes to using technology.<p>Marketing is …

The do-or-die questions boards should ask about technology

Board members should raise nine critical questions when discussing technology strategy with IT and business managers.<p><b>Some organizations are creating</b> …

Innovation

Take the Bias Out of Strategy Decisions

Some time ago, a London friend of mine in was diagnosed with a severe medical condition, which required urgent yet complex surgery. The condition is rare but, fortunately, there appeared to be several specialists both in Germany and France who had each treated hundreds of cases during their …

Alibaba: The First Real Test for Amazon’s Business Model

Generating over $80 billion in sales in 2013, Amazon’s business model, with its ability to capture growth through disruption of retail stores, has proven to be very successful. It seems that at this point both the company and its legendary CEO, Jeff Bezos, can do no wrong.<p>However, the ultimate test …

How an American Express Executive Drives Growth

<b>As group president of enterprise growth at American Express, Dan Schulman is trying to expand the brand to serve non-affluent customers who he says are paying too much for existing financial services. Prior to joining American Express in 2010, Schulman was CEO of Virgin Mobile and Priceline.</b> …

New Ways For Turning Data Into Dollars Now

Big Data is transforming the way companies do business. But many firms are finding that it requires significant investments of time and money before seeing the value. We believe that by providing businesses with controlled access to their data ecosystems, companies can monetize their data to help …

The Big Lie of Strategic Planning

All executives know that strategy is important. But almost all also find it scary, because it forces them to confront a future they can only guess at. Worse, actually choosing a strategy entails making decisions that explicitly cut off possibilities and options. An executive may well fear that …

Make the Most of Scarce Data-Mining Talent

The immense promise of big data to reveal new opportunities and deliver practical business results has so far been focused on technologies and models, and less on the human challenges of staffing roles and processes to take advantage of big data’s promise. The technology may be abundant, but …

Four Mistakes to Avoid When Predicting Competitors’ Moves

Since 1986, Byron Wein, Vice Chairman Blackstone Advisory Partners (part of the Blackstone Group), has been offering 10 predictions for the coming year. Most years he is about 50 percent correct. But for 2013 he was only about 15 percent on target. Gold did not reach $1,900 an ounce. Iran did not …

McKinsey Quarterly Magazine

The latest issue<p>March 1, 2018 – Shows how companies can unlock big strategic moves to boost their odds of success, why competing in the digital age …

Infographic: Big data, big profits

Why marketers should learn to stop worrying and learn to love the data.<p>CMOs face mounting pressure to deliver above market growth, manage growing …

Big data: The next frontier for innovation, competition, and productivity

Big data will become a key basis of competition, underpinning new waves of productivity growth, innovation, and consumer surplus—as long as the right …