Disruption

News and Articles About Disruption

Lead or Get Out of the Way: Fence-Sitting Is No Longer an Option
Leadership

Lead or Get Out of the Way: Fence-Sitting Is No Longer an Option

Leader-caretakers aren't prepared to navigate their people or companies through the age of disruption. To stay competitive, you must outpace change.
Shane Cragun and Kate Sweetman
Play by Your Own Rules in 2017
Breaking Rules

Play by Your Own Rules in 2017

False assumptions of "rules" are often where great ideas go to die.
John Brubaker
Why You Should Make What You Sell
Strategy

Why You Should Make What You Sell

Retail giants eliminate middlemen at every possible step, and small businesses have the opportunity to do the same.
Tracy Byrnes
Why You Should Disrupt Your Own Business
Disruption

Why You Should Disrupt Your Own Business

Change has always been part of business, it just happens faster now.
Tracy Byrnes
5 Trends Driving Disruption in the Accounting Industry
Disruption

5 Trends Driving Disruption in the Accounting Industry

Double-entry accounting was invented at least a 1,000 years ago. Big changes are long overdue.
Samuel Edwards
4 Success Lessons This Entrepreneur Learned While Cleaning Up in the Laundry Business
Entrepreneurs

4 Success Lessons This Entrepreneur Learned While Cleaning Up in the Laundry Business

Disruption is not just the fate of complacent industry giants, as one disgruntled customer proved by growing a multi-million dollar laundry business.
Lewis Schiff
Want to Become More Disruptive With Your Startup? You Got 100 Days.
Make More Happen

Want to Become More Disruptive With Your Startup? You Got 100 Days.

Entrepreneurs know that innovative ideas and products keep their businesses afloat, but many invest in such lengthy development processes that their innovations never see the light of day.
Henrik Werdelin
5 Lessons to Help You Become an Industry Disruptor
Make More Happen

5 Lessons to Help You Become an Industry Disruptor

Elliot Weissbluth, founder and CEO of HighTower, was once an outsider to the finance industry. Now, he's a figurehead.
Kelsey Humphreys
To Disrupt or Be Disrupted: What's Your Choice?
Disruption

To Disrupt or Be Disrupted: What's Your Choice?

Consider the big-wave surfers on Northern California's Pacific Coast. They're rarely unprepared for the biggest swells that come their way.
Shane Cragun and Kate Sweetman
Why Technology Disruption Is Not Better for Entrepreneurs
Disruption

Why Technology Disruption Is Not Better for Entrepreneurs

Respect the persistence and profitability of old-school businesses.
Steve Tobak
Being Daring And Disruptive Is How Great Pioneers Conquer Their Industry
Disruption

Being Daring And Disruptive Is How Great Pioneers Conquer Their Industry

Every aspiring entrepreneur or pioneer has the power to leave an imprint on society and within their industry for future generations.
Federico Re
Your 9-to-5 Could Prepare You to Launch Your Industry's Next Disruptive Innovation
Startup Success Stories

Your 9-to-5 Could Prepare You to Launch Your Industry's Next Disruptive Innovation

Lessons from a DDS-turned-CEO can help you capitalize on your professional degree in ways you might never have imagined.
Tim Linnet
Are You a Candidate for Reinvention?
Reinvention

Are You a Candidate for Reinvention?

Size up your change challenge, then make the needed adjustments.
Shane Cragun and Kate Sweetman
How to Be Successful Even When You Don't Know What You're Doing
Innovation

How to Be Successful Even When You Don't Know What You're Doing

This entrepreneur disrupted the wine industry, despite 'zero experience with wine, beyond feeling clueless trying to choose a good Cabernet.'
Heini Zachariassen