What is Innovation and How do you think about it?

What is Innovation and How do you think about it?

In one of the many recent discussions, someone asked me What is innovation and how do you think about it? I paused, reflected, and responded and then realized that it is a good post. It is about the Art of the Possible... Although the term originates from politics where it is about finding that ideological middle [...]

5 Strategic Growth Pillars of Digital Transformation

5 Strategic Growth Pillars of Digital Transformation

Digital Disruption has required many companies to set up some sort of a digital growth functions. After carefully analyzing & comparing what most of these companies have in common, I have identified the following 5 Strategic Growth Pillars of a company focused on Digital Transformation. #1. Ops & Infra Digitalization: In the past, driven by [...]

Why Apple Shouldn’t Have Created the HomePod?

Why Apple Shouldn’t Have Created the HomePod?

At the recent World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC 2017), Apple introduced HomePod. HomePod is a speaker that is smart. It is actually not unique at all. It’s unique selling point is it’s positioning (the age-old P of Marketing). The Market has a lot of Smart Speakers (e.g. Echo and Google Home) that take a Artificial [...]