Want market leading growth? You don’t need a benevolent dictator at the helm. You don’t need a Silicon Valley address. You don’t need high technology, and you don’t need magic. What you need is discipline. Follow these eight steps to embed robust innovation into your growth strategy.
Richard Branson, much like Steve Jobs, made a virtue of failure. His high-profile successes overshadow the failures that taught him where and how to mine growth: fail fast, fail often, fail learning. Fail forward.
To build the platform everyone wants, plan the party everyone wants to attend. Then throw the doors wide open.
Platforms lay the foundation for larger, more comprehensive solutions. Design your platforms with these six unifying characteristics.