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Thinkers 50 Podcast: Michael Jacobides

In this Thinkers50 Brightline Initiative Podcast, Stuart Crainer interviews Michael Jacobides, professor at London Business School and holder of the Sir Donald Gordon Chair for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. The two discuss ecosystems: how firms change their sectors...

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Thinkers 50 Podcast: Geoff Tuff

In this Thinkers50 Brightline Initiative Podcast, Stuart Crainer interviews Geoff Tuff, co-author of Detonate. The two discuss how businesses shuld allocate their spend between trying to disrupt markets versus advancing their core business. Seven years ago, Tuff's...

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Thinkers 50 Podcast: Steven Van Belleghem

In this Thinkers50 Brightline Initiative Podcast, Stuart Crainer interviews Steven Van Belleghem, author of Customers The Day After Tomorrow,  The Conversation Manager and When Digital Becomes Human. The two discuss how to attract customers in a world of AI, bots...

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Guest Podcast – Tom Peters: Excellence Found

Today’s guest is Tom Peters, best-selling author of the groundbreaking book In Search of Excellence, which changed the way the world viewed the connection between corporate culture and the success of a business. His newest book, The Excellence Dividend, is likewise...

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Thinkers 50 Podcast: Detonate with Steve Goldbach

In this Brightline Initiative Podcast recorded in London, Stuart Crainer interviews Steve Goldbach, co-author of the book Detonate.  In the book, Goldbach observes that executives are very clear about their fears of disruption, and have done very little in the...

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Thinkers50 Podcast: Stephen Frost and Diversity

Stephen Frost, CEO of the Inclusion Consultancy, Frost Included, in conversation with Stuart Crainer.  The two discuss whether or not the diversity and inclusion case has been settled, and if so, what is missing on the execution front. Frost shows how a lack of...

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Thinkers50 Podcast: Marshall Van Alstyne and Fake News

In this second conversation between Des Dearlove and Marshall Van Alstyne we hear about the social problem of Fake News.  Marshall's work looks at when private companies can police themselves, and when government intervention is required. They also discuss the...

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Thinkers50 Podcast: Marshall Van Alstyne: Platforms

In this conversation between Des Dearlove and Marshall Van Alstyne, Professor at Boston University and author of Platform Revolution, the two discuss the nature of platforms and the three requirements for something to qualify as a platform. Listen to the Podcast...

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