Winning in a Crisis
The natural reaction of many firms in a crisis is to hunker down and weather the storm. But crisis brings opportunities for smart firms prepared to ride the wave of change.
The recent financial crisis was a leadership crisis; failure of many to lead in a responsible fashion. Leadership is not just getting the right results, it is getting results in the right way. This presentation identifies a few simple rules for keeping a company on track to deliver superior sustainable performance.
Why Do Successful Companies Fail?
The competitive landscape is littered with graves of past successes, well-known firms whose revenues, profits and stock prices rose for decades until they suddenly imploded.
In a fast-changing business environment, they should have adapted, but instead they succumbed to inertia. This presentation identifies the main types of inertia and shows how they can be cured.