How We Think About Innovation at Cisco

Harvard Business Review

In the manufacturing sector alone, market intelligence firm IDC expects the IoT market to grow to about $100 billion by 2018, a five-year combined annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18%. No one doubts that the future belongs to the Internet of Things.

CAGR 16

Make Your Work Resolutions Stick

Harvard Business Review

Once you’ve decided on your goals, write them down and share them with others, including your manager, peers, direct reports, and friends and family. Mindy Hall, a management consultant based outside of Philadelphia, knew she had a book in her.

CAGR 16

Case Study: Challenge the Boss or Stand Down?

Harvard Business Review

I was thinking through my kiosk-services development project. I know you're not a fan of the project, but.". And, Tom, I need you to put your skunk works project on hold. He'd also worked the back channels to get the ear of his division's software-development director and push his ideas about new service offerings — an unorthodox move that ruffled some midlevel feathers but got senior management's attention. You'll have to manage that.