4 Simple Questions That Can Re-vitalise Growth for Your Cash Cow

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Every organisation that has seen some success has some form of a cash cow, which continues to grow and provide the fuel necessary for the organisation to invest in new products or services, which can bring in the next level of growth for the organisation. It is also inevitable that at some point in time the growth in the cash cow would slow down. If by that time, the organisation doesn’t already have another product/service that can take the place of the cash cow, then the organisation is in troubled waters, when it comes to continuing to grow. The general […]

Superman, The Klu Klux Klan & Disruptive Innovation

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I recently stumbled upon a short film which chronicled how one single individual (Stetson Kennedy) went under cover and fought and plotted the demise of the Klu Klux Klan. You can watch the entire video below. You can also read the book Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan: The True Story of How the Iconic Superhero Battled the Men of Hate. How Superman Defeated the KKK by CrimeInc2 What was most interesting to me in the entire story was how he brought about the demise of the klan. The Klan had influence over every known source – police, judiciary, political system […]

PBTO22: Growing Your Business By Building an Army of Zombie Loyalists – @PeterShankman

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/pushingbeyondtheobvious/22_PBTO22__Using_Great_Customer_Service_to_Build_Zombie_Loyalists_For_Your_Business_-_PeterShankman.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS In today’s episode, we host Peter Shankman. He is an author, entrepreneur, speaker, and worldwide connector. He is recognised worldwide for radically new ways of thinking about Customer Service, Social Media, PR, marketing and advertising. The New York Times has called him “a PR all-star who knows everything about new media and then some,”. Peter is a spectacular example of what happens when you merge the power of pure creativity with  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and a dose of adventure, and make it work to your advantage. In my […]

PBTO11: Building An Ideas Driven Organizations with @DeanMSchroeder and @AlanGRobinson

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/pushingbeyondtheobvious/11_PBTO11__Building_Ideas_Driven_Organization_with_deanmschroeder__alangrobinson.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSSWho is on the show today: In today’s episode, we have Dr. Dean Shroeder & Dr. Alan G Robinson, authors of the best selling book “Ideas Driven Organization”. Why are they on the show Dr. Alan G. Robinson, is an award-winning author, educator, researcher and consultant. He has co-authored six books, which have been translated into more than 20 languages. His specialties include managing continuous improvement, creativity, ideas and innovation lean production. He has advised more than 200 organizations in 25 countries. He is also  Professor at the Isenberg School […]