blue ocean strategy

  • Mike-Rothenberg-Ventures-blue-ocean-strategy

    Swim Toward Blue Oceans

    July 13, 2016 | By: | In: Strategies, Videos

    Mike Rothenberg encourages entrepreneurs to avoid “red oceans,” a business-strategy term for cutthroat markets where competitors struggle for incremental gains. The CEO of Rothenberg Ventures says entrepreneurs should instead swim toward blue oceans, rivers and ponds, while developing the instincts to discover these emerging, wide-open markets.

  • Red One: a blue ocean in the cinematographic camera industry

    Red One: a blue ocean in the cinematographic camera industry

    October 4, 2013 | By: | In: Strategies

    In 2005, Jim Jannard (founder of Oakley) set up a company called RED Digital Cinema, with the specific aim of creating a ultra-high definition digital camera which would be as good as the 35 mm film cameras. This very successful strategic move that changed the 100 year-old cinematographic cameras industry is analyzed here through the logic of Blue Ocean Strategy – a theory grounded in the concept of value innovation.

  • Al Seib © 2005 Cirque du Soleil Inc.

    How to Change Perspective and Make Magic Happen

    February 14, 2012 | By: | In: Innovation Psychology

    Why is it so hard to open up to other perspectives when “thinking outside the box” is the one of the mantras of innovation? In this blog, Susanna Bill provides concrete advise for how to practice in order to make other perspectives less scary, using the experience of Cirque du Soleil as a mini case.

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    How to Create Compelling Brand Experiences

    June 27, 2011 | By: | In: Life Cycle Processes

    Crafting design strategies that result in truly compelling brand experiences, products and services demands a change from traditional methods. It requires a more creative and iterative design approach, which is optimized towards identifying real human needs and addressing them with meaningful experiences. Paul Noble-Campbell delves deeper into five critical keys to uncovering those true success drivers.

  • Dr. Robert Cooper

    True Innovation – The Key to Success

    April 12, 2010 | By: | In: Interviews, Strategies

    “There are no quick fixes and no easy answers for succeeding at innovation” says Dr Robert Cooper, senior consultant to Fortune 500 firms and top scholar in the field of innovation management (PDMA) in an interview with InnovationManagement. “It’s back to basics – an aggressive innovation strategy that focuses your businesses’ R&D efforts; effective portfolio manage to pick tomorrow’s growth engines; a climate and culture that fosters innovation in your business; and a robust idea-to-launch system.”