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    Optimizing ERP through teamwork
    25 October, 2016
    Social media send the Law of Jante into retirement

    The social media has legalized the story of our success. We promote ourselves as never before, and it has become acceptable in a culture that for decades has been infused by the Law of Jante.

    Categories: Digitization

    26 September, 2016
    Disruption is a management discipline

    Many people mistakenly believe that disruption is about technology and that you have to be a geeky entrepreneur to be successful in developing your business in the digital world. But disruption is about all but technology. It is a management discipline.

    Categories: Disruption

    Digital transformation drives disruption
    18 August, 2016
    Digitization is not intangible business development

    Disruption has become a buzzword, which is often labeled with digitization. Even though these concepts are related it is important that they are not put in the same category. Learn how to distinguish and get ready for the digital change and opportunities in this column by Thomas Honoré.

    Categories: Digitization

    9 June, 2016
    Are you skilled or just lucky

    We keep chasing it. The success. Every day, every quarter and every year. We constantly want to see improvement and reach our goals. In business, success is essential. However, success has a downside. We become dazzled by it, and then we don’t understand the reason for the success. Therefore it is important to be more skeptical of the success than of the defeat.

    Categories: Leadership

    3 June, 2016
    If you do not pay for the product – you are the product

    If you thought that the sharing economy is non-commercial peer-to-peer exchange between private idealists, then it is time to wake up and face the truth

    Categories: Disruption

    9 May, 2016
    Columbus CEO Thomas Honore publishes guide about disruption

    Disruption hits all industries, from free newspapers, car sharing and low-cost telecommunications. We all know examples from Airbnb and Apple, but disruption is not just something from Silicon Valley; it happens everywhere. Columbus’ CEO Thomas Honoré is co-author of the book Disrupt or die, which is released on May 9.

    Categories: Disruption, Digital Transformation

    4 May, 2016
    Does talent whisper or shout

    How do you discover new talent in your company? Do you look for those who shout the loudest and quickly show results, or the whispering talent who takes longer to enter the scene?

    Categories: Leadership

    10 February, 2016
    Are you stressed or just busy

    In a time when work is borderless and demands on us keep increasing, stress lurks just around the corner. But the gradual transition between work and leisure also means that we need a clearer distinction between being busy and having stress.

    Categories: Leadership

    22 January, 2016
    You learn most from the annoying boss

    Poor cooperation with the manager is the most common reason for resignations. As they say, “employees come to the company, but leave the manager”. However, that is a cheap argument, where the employee disclaims the responsibility for his or her own situation and career. If you are happy with your job, there is much more to learn from staying in the company and learn from the differences.

    Categories: Leadership

    10 December, 2015
    Help digitilization is coming

    Today, you cannot read a newspaper without being confronted with the threat of digital companies attacking your market, and how you as a business leader should redefine your business.

    Categories: Digitization

    19 November, 2015
    Digital disruption - Something the nerds invented

    Everything went well! Through the years, companies had positioned themselves in the market, the competitors’ strategies were well known, the customers’ needs were predictable, and even though the competition was tough, there was and understanding of the market dynamics. Then suddenly – out of the blue – an extreme disruption occurred. Today, we call it the digital disruption.

    Categories: Disruption

    10 November, 2015
    The greatest victories start with defeat

    When is the victory greatest? When do you learn the most? Is it when you head the high road to success? Or is it when you overcome difficult hurdles, almost giving up and despite all odds finally celebrate your success?

    Categories: Leadership