Gen. Z is the 2020 growth opportunity. Time to get with this programme.

Gen. Z is the 2020 growth opportunity. Time to get with this programme.

People often refer to innovation as what happens in the future. But, for us, the future means what happens in this budget year. In 2019, Millennials still hold the top spot in the most important consumer rankings (depending on what you sell). They are, of course,...
Disruption disrupting innovation. Teachers need to do and doers need to teach.

Disruption disrupting innovation. Teachers need to do and doers need to teach.

It’s been suggested that children are too young to sit in classrooms and that they should come back when they’re old enough to know they need to learn something. In the Innovation Ecosystem podcast, “Technonomics and why my profits might disappear”, McKinsey advisor...
Trends in the way we work, part 2. Mastercard almost innovates. But no cigar.

Trends in the way we work, part 2. Mastercard almost innovates. But no cigar.

I just heard a lovely exposition on the ways modern corporate business is wrestling with the recruitment issue. On Reid Hoffman’s Masters of Scale podcast, ironically called Take bigger risks, the show sponsor is Mastercard. The Mastercard Center for...
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