Elevate & Innovate
Transforming the world through entrepreneurial thinking
Here’s how to turn today’s problems into opportunities via values-led entrepreneurship and people-focused leadership, building a more hopeful future for all.
These 8 qualities are necessary for next-level innovation.
Reframing challenges as opportunities is a classic entrepreneurial move. Indeed, Plastic Bank was formed when plastic was reconceived — from waste into a valuable untapped resource.
Listen to the common people, what problems they have, and try to solve them. If you do so, you can change the world. That’s the experience of Mann Deshi Mahila Sahakari Bank, which has had life-changing impacts on rural women in India.
Christoph Zott and Anneloes Raes debunk three persistent stereotypes about entrepreneurship, highlighting what it really takes to engage with the entrepreneurial process.
Flexibility of location, communication and work times can improve work-life balance, but they also cause tensions, especially for women’s careers.
Follow these four practices to overcome inertia and embrace digital change.
Peer-reviewed publications can be a road to attracting new investors — but also new competitors.
Dream job leaps come at a cost. Here’s why they’re worth it anyway.
The tech expert explains how generative AI is transforming search, and why every business needs to embrace AI or get left behind.
After decades spent working on energy and infrastructure projects in Japan and Brazil, Hiroshi Tomita feels optimistic about recent market moves toward sustainability.
Sarah Buckley believes in the power of storytelling to connect people of diverse backgrounds.
Keep entrepreneurial expectations firmly in check with this advice for how to spot and avoid entrepreneurial deception.
The contexts putting your privacy at risk
By Tawfiq Alashoor
It’s time for new theories and better training about privacy. Read this before you click accept all.
Finding our shared roots when managing across cultures
By Alvaro San Martin
When managing cross-cultural teams, we need to understand our common humanity and appreciate our interconnected cultural heritage. A study of four non-Western cultural zones reveals how.
Artificial intelligence: between promise and adoption
IESE’s Sampsa Samila in conversation with Joshua Gans
We are in what we call “the between times,” where AI is doing lots of interesting things but not yet to the level of system-wide transformation. That takes time and requires new mindsets. But make no mistake: system change will come. Here’s what to watch for.
Grant Dalton shares lessons from his distinguished career in high-level sailing and as CEO of the America’s Cup, taking place in Barcelona in 2024.