Accelerate Innovation: Why Smart Executives Fail

by | May 1, 2018

Podcast #8 – Accelerate Innovation: Why Smart Executives Fail

Welcome to the eighth in our popular series of podcasts, where we regularly talk ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members.

The podcast included Adjunct Professor Viren Lall, Managing Director of Change School, Adjunct Professor Neil Marshall, Director at the Change School, Professor Tazeeb Rajwani, Head of Executive Education at the University of Essex and Professor Alex Mortimer, Director of the SCA.

 

Click the play icon below to listen (12min 40sec)

On the podcast we talked about:

  • Current companies who have successfully managed to innovate and protect their core business
  • What leadership traits leaders should have to manage innovation and change
  • The nature of disruption, with Block Chain, Big Data  – Why we need to think about these in our strategies
  • Why leaders need to develop an innovation engine that goes beyond continuous improvement
  • Practical advice from our thought leaders on how to mitigate the risks

To find out more about the Supply Chain Academy and our proven track record of delivering efficiency to global supply chains, please email info@supplychainacademy.org.uk or call 01708 259450.

 

Other podcasts in the series:

Follow Us:

Supply Chain Masterclasses!

Developed with industry experts for supply chain executives. All hosted at our luxurious facilities in the Edwardian mansion, Upminster Court.

Supply Chain Courses!

Outstanding business led courses for managers and aspiring managers from CP, the global go-to supply chain specialists.

Meet The SCA Faculty: Introducing Jeremy Johnson

Podcast #10 – Meet The SCA Faculty: Introducing Jeremy Johnson Welcome to the tenth in our popular series of podcasts, where we regularly talk ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members. The podcast included...

Innovation And Productivity

Podcast #9 - Innovation And Productivity Welcome to the ninth in our popular series of podcasts, where we regularly talk ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members. The podcast included Professor Tazeeb Rajwani,...

The Need For Supply Chain Education

Podcast #7 - The Need For Supply Chain Education Welcome to the seventh in our popular series of podcasts, where we regularly talk ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members. Hosted by Supply Chain Academy (SCA)...

Latest Trends in British Manufacturing

Podcast #6 - Latest Trends in British Manufacturing and the Supply Chain with the EEF Welcome to the sixth in our popular series of podcasts, where we regularly talk ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members....

Best Practice in Global Trade

Podcast #5 - Best Practice in Global Trade Welcome to the fifth in our popular series of podcasts, where we regular talk ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members. Hosted by Supply Chain Academy (SCA) Director,...

New Trends in Supply Chain

Podcast #4 - New Trends in Logistics and Supply Chain Welcome to the fourth in our popular series of podcasts, where we regular talk ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members. Hosted by Supply Chain Academy...

A View On The UK From China

Podcast #3 - A view on the UK from China. Welcome to the third in our popular series of podcasts, where we will be regularly talking ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members. Hosted by Supply Chain Academy...

Innovation and Productivity

Podcast #2 - Innovation & Productivity Welcome to the second in our new series of podcasts, where we will be regularly talking ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty members. Hosted by Supply Chain Academy (SCA)...

Orchestrating Competitive Advantage

Podcast #1 - Strategy and orchestrating competitive advantage through the supply chain. Welcome to the first in our new series of podcasts, where we will be regularly talking ‘all things supply chain’ with industry experts and leaders, including our very own faculty...

News…..

CP Training Courses in July

Below is a small featured selection of CP Training’s outstanding business led courses for July 2018, these are just four of many running. Aimed at managers and aspiring managers, CP Training Services have been the go-to specialists for supply chain training and...

How Starbucks Plan Their Demand

The use of 'Big Data' is increasingly becoming integral to the demand and purchasing process within global organisations. Take Starbucks, the iconic Seattle coffee brand, they rely on Demand Planners and Data Scientists to influence their market share and use...

Big Data in the Burger Supply Chain

Big data, along with blockchain and robotics, is widely recognised to be one of three key innovations to impact supply chains over the next few years. Major organisations are already using big data in their supply chain stock management, especially for consumer...

Share This