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What’s the Right Priority?

Let’s face it, the world is full of insurmountable challenges and opportunities. It is becoming harder and harder to identify the right priorities. Speed and exponential complexity can become paralyzing. Equally dangerous is the mistaken belief you know what the real problems are. This is happening in the automobile industry. This is a business that was staid and complacent for decades. Product development and marketing were largely “copy and paste” from year to year. Evan Hirsh, John Jullens, and Ganesh Kalpundi of PwC have hit on an issue that may blindside both traditional and non-traditional auto players. Writing in strategy + business,...

Fear Not the Pace of Disruption

Cesare R. Mainardi is a smart man. Now an adjunct professor of strategy at the Kellogg School of Management, he is the former CEO of Booz & Company and Strategy&. Mainardi put pen to paper along with Paul Leinwand, Global Managing Director at Strategy&. Leinward is no slouch either and the two of them cannily strip away at a top-of-the-agenda topic these days. Writing in strategy+business, their article is titled, The Fear of Disruption Can Be More Damaging than Actual Disruption. It carries more than one premise and all intrigue. It starts out by acknowledging that technology has been and, will...

Being Agile is Not the Goal

There is a skill and practice increasingly attractive to organizations. It refers to the power of moving quickly and easily or being nimble. Further, it is the ability to think and draw conclusions quickly with intellectual acuity. We are speaking of organizational agility. An October, 2017 article in the McKinsey Quarterly titled, How to Create an Agile Organization, is a must read. The consultancy conducted a global survey examining those who move accurately with speed versus those that do not or cannot. The takeaways and benefits are clear. McKinsey concludes that, “agile units report better performance than all others do, and companies...

RTI International announces launch of Attēgo ESG Impact Solutions

Attēgo is a newly branded division focused on environmental, social and governance challenges RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. — RTI International has launched an independent division called Attēgo ESG Impact Solutions with the sole focus of providing environmental, social and governance impact solutions to organizations worldwide. This division will work with commercial companies to identify sustainable solutions for large, complex commercial or industrial projects such as mining operations, energy infrastructure, and agricultural operations. Attēgo will help companies identify and mitigate risks and develop plans that maximize local economic growth, build local capacity, and minimize potential negative impacts on the environment and local communities, ultimately...

5 Practical Ways to Deal With Entrepreneurial Stress

Let's be honest. It's stressful to be an entrepreneur. By Amy Vetter | November 10, 2016. Entrepreneurs face an inordinate amount of stress when starting and running a business. I learned this at the early age of 12. My mom owned multiple maid service businesses, and I helped her with the office tasks after school and on weekends. I experienced the daily stresses she faced - worrying about whether or not employees would show up on time for their shifts, ensuring that we could make payroll each month, keeping customers happy and hiring a competent and steady office manager. My mom had greater ambitions for me beyond taking...

Syntegrity announces launch of New Brand and Communications Platform built to benefit Fortune 500 Clients

Syntegrity, the global leader in Business Orchestration Solutions, announced today that it has launched its new brand and communications platform built to benefit its Fortune 500 clients. The announcement comes just months after Syntegrity became a subsidiary of RTI International, one of the world’s leading research institutes.

RTI International acquires Syntegrity Business Orchestration Solutions

RTI International, a leading nonprofit research institute, has acquired Syntegrity, the global leader in Business Orchestration Solutions—a company that enables large organizations to very quickly mobilize around and solve their most complex challenges. Syntegrity uses a non-consulting, proprietary large group method that orchestrates large groups of carefully chosen people face-to-face over two to three days. Leaders across Fortune 20 and 500 companies, governments and large nongovernmental organizations leverage Syntegrity's methods. The acquisition brings together RTI's exceptional research and implementation capabilities across a variety of domains with the proven problem-solving methods and capabilities of Syntegrity. "RTI helps organizations address the world's most complex scientific...