Michal Veselý

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A Short Guide to Strategy for Entrepreneurs

It sometimes appears that the traditional rules of business are being upended by today’s mega-trends of multisided platforms, big data, machine learning and AI, crowdsourcing, the internet of things (IoT), and more. These trends have transformed the world of business immeasurably. But they have …

Elon Musk's Response to Puerto Rico Is Pure Marketing Genius (and Should Be Required Reading) | Inc.com

"When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world."<p>Elon Musk may have said those words decades ago, but perhaps never in his storied career has he proved them truer than with his recent tweet about rebuilding Puerto Rico's electrical grid.<p><b>Here's the back …

Puerto Rico

Spojil Topolánka s Dalíkem, pomohl i dalším. Jako kmotr z byznysu ale příliš neuspěl

Podnikatel Jaroslav Veverka asistoval u politické kariéry Mirka Topolánka, Marka Dalíka nebo Pavla Bělobrádka. Do jeho zájmové sféry patří lidé jako …

Digital Insurance Agenda

December is usually the month to predict key trends for the year to come, and so it goes with the insurtech sector as well. Most lists focus on the …

Do You Have a Manager’s Mindset?

Julie Long, a senior developer at a software company, was identified by her manager as a high performer. When she was asked to coordinate a team of three junior developers on a project, Julie was excited about the opportunity to finally move into a management role. However she quickly became …

A Chinese Billionaire’s Instruction Manual for Innovation

Ironically, a rulebook for innovation could be the best approach for shaking up rigid organisational culture.

Business School

German factories suffer shock export collapse

Demand for German goods falls by more than 5pc in July, dampening momentum in Europe's largest economy<p>German factories have suffered a shock collapse in export business, as demand from outside Europe for German goods evaporated in July.<p>Non-eurozone orders slid by more than 9pc, sending overall …

Economy

Migranti jsou pro nás poslové špatných zpráv, říká slavný sociolog

Zygmunt Bauman<p>Sociolog, který posledních několik desetiletí strávil v Anglii, patří mezi nejvlivnější odborníky v oboru vůbec. Jeho popis moderní …

Disrupting beliefs: A new approach to business-model innovation

In a disruptive age, established business models are under attack. Discover how incumbent companies can reframe them.<p><b>Let’s face it:</b> business models …

Innovation

Will humans be around in a billion years? Or a trillion? – Ross Andersen

Sometimes, when you dig into the Earth, past its surface and into the crustal layers, omens appear. In 1676, Oxford professor Robert Plot was putting …

Why do we work much harder than necessary?

In a talk last year, Google CEO Larry Page raised a radical notion: We all might be working much harder than is necessary.<p><b>“The idea that everyone</b> …

15 interview questions to measure emotional intelligence

Earlier this year, Container Store CEO Kip Tindell said one of the most important things a leader can have is high emotional intelligence.<p>“Emotional …

How to Get Employees Excited to Do Their Work

What keeps you up at night as a manager? Are you worried about hitting your numbers? How to boost the results of lower performers? What about how to keep top performers motivated?<p>We often believe that the most effective way to respond to these concerns is to directly tell our employees what to do. …

A Story from Google Shows You Don’t Need Power to Drive Strategy

Brian Fitzpatrick joined Google as a senior software engineer in 2005, shortly after the company’s IPO. Brian specialized in open-source software development and he quickly became a champion within the company for various initiatives focused on end users.<p>One such project addressed a user’s control …

7 ways quantum computers will change the world

Superfast computers built on the bizarre principles of quantum physics are coming, and when they finally get here, they’re going to change everything.<p>…