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 Top 5 Digital Transformation Insights from Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet Report

The Top 5 Digital Transformation Insights from Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet Report

  Business Model Transformation There is a huge amount of data contained in the 333 slides of Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet report, much of which updates trends identified in earlier reports.  But what was truly novel was her focus on digital business model...
Artificial Intelligence: What’s Hype and What’s Not

Artificial Intelligence: What’s Hype and What’s Not

By Jeffrey Tobias, Managing Director, The Strategy Group I’m standing in front of a class of computer science students at the University of New South Wales. The course I am teaching? Artificial Intelligence. What are the topics? Machine learning, robotics,...