Organizational Learning

The death of PowerPoint and the rise of the canvas

The death of PowerPoint and the rise of the canvas

Doubtlessly due to the pioneering work of Alex Osterwalder and his Business Model Generation model, canvases have become a novel approach to empower problem solving. This approach isn’t simply about a new set of tools – rather, it stands for a new way to tackle management challenges.

Learning to make mistakes

Learning to make mistakes

Why is it so hard to instill an entrepreneurial spirit within corporate structures? One answer to this question has to do with the willingness to make and learn from mistakes. Or, to be more precise, to take novel courses of action that may prove to be “wrong” in hindsight, but which yield potentially exciting insights on technologies, customers, and markets ...

The world’s most effective business school (and how to make the most out of it)

The world’s most effective business school (and how to make the most out of it)

Yes, the world’s most effective business school is your own organization (in case you’ve been guessing). This is not to suggest that Harvard Business School, IMD, and Booth School of Business are not the world leaders in management education the global management community believes them to be ...