Blockchain for business: The Four Stages of Adoption

Managers are increasingly interested in understanding how Blockchains can help their organizations, but the current body of knowledge doesn’t provide a structured approach to the problem, mostly offering high-level views on industry trends. That’s why, in this series of articles, I will try to create a usable framework to guide managers in identifying and capturing … Continue reading Blockchain for business: The Four Stages of Adoption

Retailers: focus on three competencies to escape mediocrity

In a recent Financial Times article Robin Wigglesworth wrote the obituary of the traditional retail industry. The terminally ill department store business model will lead the way in the US, where it has been steadily losing sales to eCommerce. Is there hope for a radical transformation that will save the retail industry? Brick and mortar … Continue reading Retailers: focus on three competencies to escape mediocrity