How to deal with startup fever in your company, part 1

Startup fever - innovation copilots

While the first wave of the digital revolution is now well over, most corporations are victims of some level of rude awakening. Surprisingly enough for me, the sovereign cure for their lack of strategic vision and their risk-aversion has been isolated: startups. The common belief is if you look well enough, a six-month-old post-internet company in dire lack of funding is already building what will replace your multi billion global business. Even if you might be very lucid about the sheer foolishness of this trend, there are probably already many senior members of your executive committees who are victims of this startup fever. Let me offer one of the many ways to deal with that issue (and then maybe, have good reasons to work with startups). Continue reading “How to deal with startup fever in your company, part 1”