Book Summary – Great By Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, And Luck-Why Some Thrive Despite Them All

Uncertainty is unavoidable in business. Every company has to face external forces that it cannot predict nor control. The question is, why do some companies […]

Product Innovation: How to bring an idea to life successfully

“How can I bring a product idea to life?” “What does it take to successfully launch a new product/service?” “I have a great business idea…how […]

Book Summary – Running lean: Iterate from Plan A to a Plan that Works

Innovation is vital for the success of any business, be it a startup or an established company. This book builds on 3 well-known concepts—Lean Startup, […]

Book Summary – Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

Most major breakthroughs in our world are made by a handful of people who dare to think differently. Grant calls them the “Originals”. Using various […]

How to start a microbusiness (and why you should consider it)

Many people think of building a business as an alternative to working 9-5. Others dream of growing and selling a large, successful business for millions […]

Book Summary – A More Beautiful Question: The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas

Questions are an important discovery tool. In our dynamic world, the ability to ask the right questions has become increasingly important. This book explains why […]

Book Summary – Like a Virgin: Secrets They Won’t Teach You at Business School

Business magnate Sir Richard Branson is well-known as a serial entrepreneur, investor, adventurer and philanthropist. In “Like a Virgin”, Branson shares his experiences, advice and […]

Unleashing Personal & Organizational Creativity

“Creativity” and “Innovation”… Everyone agrees that they’re important for personal, organizational or even national success. Yet, what does it really take to nurture creativity? How […]

Book Summary – Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

As human beings, we have a fundamental need for connection, love, and belonging. Yet, we fear rejection and are afraid we’re not good enough. We […]

Book Summary – Creativity, Inc: Overcoming the Unseen Forces that Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

How does creativity really work, and how can we build and maintain a creative, solutions-oriented organization? In this book, Ed Catmull, President of Pixar Animation […]

Book Summary – Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies

This book focuses on timeless success principles that can be learned from visionary companies like Marriott, Proctor & Gamble and Walt Disney, whose success have lasted […]

Book Summary – Inside Real Innovation: How the Right Approach Can Move Ideas from R&D to Market – And Get the Economy Moving

Innovation is a complex process, with many variables and constantly-changing forces at play. This book provides insights into the true processes behind innovation, and presents […]

Start your Own Disruptive Technology/ Revolution

Seismic shifts like cutting-edge technology, changing workplace trends and consumer preferences, are giving our leaders much to worry about. With so many market leaders being dethroned, and […]

Book Summary – Scrum: The Art Of Doing Twice The Work In Half The Time

Scrum is a team performance framework – a new way of thinking and working  – that delivers more results, at higher quality, and at lower […]

Book Summary – OutThink the Competition: How a New Generation of Strategists see Options Others Ignore

In today’s fast-changing business landscape, old business models are being disrupted and new market niches and leaders are emerging rapidly in their place. This is […]

Book Summary – Zero to One: Notes on Startups or How to Build the Future

How did companies like Google, Paypal, Amazon and Telsa become so successful, and how can you get there as a startup?  In this book, Thiel […]

Book Summary – The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

Each time startups and innovations fail, huge amounts of money, time, passion, and skill are wasted. Yet, with the right processes, their success could be […]

Book Summary – Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this summary, we summarized the underlying philosophies that set Visionary Companies apart from Comparison Companies to create phenomenal success that lasts decades. […]

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