How to recognise Innovation Theatre

How to recognise Innovation Theatre

There is a lot of what we call “Innovation Theatre” floating around. That is, innovation just for show, with no real outcome. Don’t be fooled by it. Below I examine what to be aware of in order to avoid Innovation Theatre, and what corporates can actually take and...
Streaming Wars – The battle for the satisfied customer

Streaming Wars – The battle for the satisfied customer

Streaming services fighting for the customer By Jeffrey Tobias. Streaming platforms such as Netflix, Stan and HBO are struggling to keep customers engaged in an era which offers an endless plethora of entertainment. The rising cost of cable television coupled with the...
The Future of Leadership – Empathetic Leaders

The Future of Leadership – Empathetic Leaders

We talk regularly about business model disruption; it’s a common theme for boards and executives. But we don’t hear much about the disruption happening to leadership. The reality is that while business models are evolving, leadership is changing too. The hierarchical...
The Dark Side of Innovation: Unintended Consequences and Innovation Failures

The Dark Side of Innovation: Unintended Consequences and Innovation Failures

Last Tuesday, The Strategy Group ran “The Dark Side of Innovation” as part of our Fresh Perspectives event series. It was an insightful evening with executives and leaders conversing all things ‘failures’ and its implications on businesses. We also ‘unveiled’ the...