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Where Will Digital Disruption Lead Us?


'Disruptive innovation' is a term coined by Clayton Christensen in 1997.

In this very interesting video, James McQuivey, VP at Forrester Research, argues that the term itself has become disrupted by the digital era.

Under the ‘old disruption', very few people could disrupt because it required a tremendous amount of capital with the final product being used only by a small number of people. In the new digital era, by contrast, many people can participate in innovation because it costs so little and the ideas themselves multiply and spread with tremendous speed.

The future is not about looking at things as products or services, but as relationships with customers.

As usual, all feedback and comment very welcome.

Jim H…

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Digital Leaders Urgently Required

More evidence of the need for Digital Business Leaders has emerged from a recent Forrester Research Report ‘The State of Digital Business in 2014’. While 74 percent of the business executives surveyed claimed to have a strategy for dealing with digital disruption, only 15 percent believed their company had the capability to execute the strategy.
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The Social Media Revolution

Erik Qualman of Socialnomics has recently updated his excellent Social Media Revolution video to a new 2014 edition. If you need to convince your senior management team to invest in social then just sit them down in front of this. Please click on the image to view the video on Youtube.


All comments and feedback very welcome.

Take care.

Jim and Vincent


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