It takes a village

The COMRADITY Organization Ecosystem Customers Organizations which license COMRADITY pods Leadership Vision Advisory Board led by CO-founders, Katherine & Jim Kern ”Back-end” Partners Local Service Businesses: Real Estate Management, Virtual Meeting Production, Food Service, Health & Wellness, Transportation Unique Global L&D experts who develop leaders and young talent competencies for the Future of...

How valuable are outside partners?

Recently, I received an invitation to respond to an MIT Sloan Management Review survey about the Future of the Workforce. They are: "particularly interested in how companies are engaging with alternative types of workers (beyond full-time employees) and collaborating with external participants." Our hypothesis is that...

Forget about pendulum swings.

  What we are experiencing is a SeeSaw! We are lifted by news that the Business Roundtable CEOS are redefining the purpose of a corporation to go beyond shareholder value to include customer, employee, supplier, and community value. Then hit the ground when stories of new startups leaders...

Protected: Let’s disrupt the way we innovate.

For the past thirty years, innovation has been about improving productivity by digitizing processes and analyzing results faster. App innovators focus on specific use cases in which they have deep subject matter knowledge to develop the most significant impact with limited resources. Even entrepreneurs who secure...

What’s the Point?

You can accomplish a lot by yourself on the internet.  The playing field has been leveled.  You have the same resources to "brand" yourself on the internet as any celebrity or popular product.  Everyone has a chance at celebrity.  Everyone can have a "point". Reminds me...

The “get it while you can” era results in low expectations.

Read Write Web reports a study by British firm, YouGov Brand Index indicates that attitudes towards Facebook terms of use are remarkably different among those over 35 versus those under 35. The article points out there could be several reasons for this, pointing to a...