The Fortune 500 has long been touted as the gold standard for measuring top companies. But its key metric, total gross revenue, tells only part of the story. In reality, a business can be growing revenue, yet declining in overall wealth creation.
No industry is safe from disruption by a scrappy startup with brand new innovation.
A.G. Lafley doesn’t buy the notion that U.S. businesses are drastically short on talent, as some management consulting firms have posited recently.
In 2011, Ohio Gov. John Kasich came into office after a massive national recession, and Ohio needed a strong jobs boost.
Kodak. Blackberry. AOL. Blockbuster. The list of companies that were once pioneers in their markets, lauded for their prescience and innovative excellence and are now either lagging the pack or gone completely, is a long one.