Today's Workforce in the Global Marketplace

Coaching Tip

They constantly generate new innovations; they use new networks to solve problems in an innovative manner, provided their interest is piqued. The network economy is going to be mainstream. As a leader, you must engage your Gen Y Digital Cowboys to expand your network of contacts to both retain and expand your company. Do you feel that you are out of touch as a corporate leader when dealing with younger generations of workers? Well, have no fear!

Why the Problem with Learning Is Unlearning

Harvard Business

Many of the paradigms we learned in school and built our careers on are either incomplete or ineffective. ” But in a networked economy, the nature of strategy, value creation, and competitive advantage change from incremental to exponential. They look to create network effects through ecosystems of customers, suppliers, and partners. In the area of organizational design, we are seeing an evolution from formal hierarchies to fluid networks.