Browsing Category: Strategy

Career, Strategy

Career advice: Go where the competition isn’t

This week I am in Shanghai, China, visiting with alumni of Darden, business leaders, government officials, and interesting companies. It’s refreshing to plunge into the business ecosystem here because of its buoyancy and optimism. Sure, there is frustration with state-owned enterprises, bureaucracy, air pollution, corruption, and government restrictions…

By Bob Bruner-
Management Education, Rankings, Strategy

Stuck in the Middle

Clowns to the left of me,Jokers to the right, here I am,Stuck in the middle with you.– “Stuck in the Middle with You” a song by Stealers WheelThe “middle” seems to be what every executive wants to avoid these days. There is ample research on business strategy…

By Bob Bruner-