How can your company be the disruptor – and not the disrupted?
Find out by listening on-the-go to Episode 84. The environment in which we lead our businesses continues to change in so many previously unanticipated ways. Disruptions can come at us not only from competitors but from social and economic changes as well as disasters such as pandemics, fire, and flood. This makes it more important than ever to find and respond to emerging opportunities as well as challenges as they appear.
With this in mind, Scott and I revisit our Fan Favorite discussion of how companies of any size can be game-changing disruptors by redefining their purpose and place in the competitive environment.
In this episode, you’ll gain insights on:
- An often underestimated way to discover emerging opportunities
- The secrets to developing a “game-changing mindset”
- Three immediately useful ideas for changing your game faster
Pamela S. Harper is Founding Partner and CEO of Business Advancement Inc. (BAI), a strategic growth advisory firm based in Glen Rock, NJ. She is a global expert known for helping visionary CEOs, C-Suite executives, and Boards of successful companies cut to the heart of high-stakes strategy and organizational dynamics issues to dramatically accelerate game-changing growth.
Pam has been quoted in, featured in, or written articles for prominent business media including Business Week, Investor’s Business Daily, Chiefexecutive.net, CEO.com, and other major media. Her critically acclaimed book, Preventing Strategic Gridlock, has been used as a text in universities worldwide.
D. Scott Harper, Ph.D. is Sr. Partner with Business Advancement Inc. Throughout his career, Scott has devoted himself to understanding why things work the way they do, and how to apply those insights to create new value. Scott helps clients reframe their innovation challenges so they can recognize new options, take full advantage of unexpected opportunities, create faster and more powerful decisions, and dramatically increase ROI.
Scott joined BAI after an award-winning corporate career leading innovation teams for beloved brands such as Listerine® and Purell®. He has been published and quoted in prominent business media outlets including Chief Executive Magazine, CEO.com, CEO World Magazine, and the IndUS Business Journal.
Resources for This Episode
- Read two stories of how G.E.’s leadership responded to new opportunities and challenges in the disruptive business environment:
- Visual illustrating the virtuous cycle for changing perspectives to change the game
- Listen to Growth Igniters Radio episode 56: Using the Power Of Improvisation to Boost Organizational Momentum