Umbrex Weekly Roundup

By December 26, 2017

A weekly roundup of news about, and insights from, our global community of management consultants.

 

What is the Value of a Nation

Indranil Ghosh identifies elements that contribute to a nation’s wealth and shares his views on the benefits of adopting the 2nd principle value creation throughout the socio-economy.

 

Building a Solid Foundation

While teaching Integrating Marketing at NYU, James Black re-learned three core values that build the foundation of a successful marketing campaign.

 

The One Common Value of 150+ Internal Innovators

Kaihan Krippendorff, author of four books on strategy, explores the work of psychologist Albert Bandura and his theory of self-efficacy as a driving factor in the attainment of success.

 

Identifying the Victim Trap

Susan Drumm compares two stories of victimization, and how understanding the victim mind set can lead to liberation.

 

Innovation and Digital Transformation Starts Here

Sugath Warnakulasuriya has designed and launched a number of Innovation and Digital Transformation programs for Fortune 500 companies. He shares a one-page summary of new skills, tools and mindset as a starting point to help companies modernize how they operate and find and develop new sources of growth.

 

Handling Data and Content Integration

James Phimister shares a few observations on data and content integration, and why it is beneficial to look beyond the obvious sources when researching.

 

The Doors of Systems & Process

Author of two books on consulting, David A. Fields offers a step-by-step direction to a low-stress, high-margin consulting firm.