How an Airplane Laptop Ban Would Expose Company Data to Espionage

Harvard Business

businesses each year through economic and industrial espionage. Congress’s own investigation into intellectual property theft, that foreign intelligence services from countries such as China, Russian, Iran, North Korea, France, and Israel are a genuine threat to business travelers. Furthermore, it may not be a foreign intelligence service that compromises your intellectual property and business intelligence. To ban or not to ban laptops?

Blockchain Could Help Artists Profit More from Their Creative Works

Harvard Business

Anyone who follows the cultural industries — art, music, publishing, theater, cinema — knows of the tussles between artists and those who feed off of their talents. So concentrated is the power in this feeding frenzy that many actors have taken themselves off the menu by launching their own companies within the existing industry model. Intellectual property Technology Arts & Culture Digital Article

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Repositioning Is Not a New Business Model

Harvard Business

We see positioning in the airline industry. While the no-frills approach is a fairly new business model in the airline industry, compared to full service, I suggest that it’s simply different ; it involves positioning on the same basic strategic factors for customers.

Leading in a World Without Secrets

Harvard Business

It should now be dawning on us that they also reflect a new reality when it comes to keeping legitimate business secrets, requiring a new mindset and strategies from those leading all kinds of enterprises, especially in knowledge-intensive industries. Leadership Risk management Intellectual property Digital ArticleBuried amid the furor of speculation about what results of the U.S.

The Uber-Waymo Lawsuit: It Should Be Easy to Poach Talent, But Not IP

Harvard Business

Legal battles like that are pervasive across all industries, but one of these high profile, high-stakes lawsuits is at the center of the race to self-driving cars: the dispute between Google and Uber. The suit will do more than determine the future of an important industry — it is a window into the rising number of disputes over talent mobility and trade secrets. Judge Alsup is sympathetic to the harm that can come from overly expansive claims of innovation as property.

How to Prepare for the Cyberattack That Is Coming to Your Company

BCG

The finances, operations, customer data, R&D, intellectual property, and brand reputations of all companies are at risk, which makes cybersecurity a fiduciary responsibility of the board and senior management. Article Wednesday, December 07, 2016.

Industry-Academic Partnerships Can Solve Bigger Problems

Harvard Business

In a country where academia and industry usually tread separate paths, it’s unusual to see the two innovate together. However, for such a technology to spread widely, a company like Saint-Gobain is needed to manufacture various materials on an industrial scale.

Why Are We Still Classifying Companies by Industry?

Harvard Business

For more than 60 years, investors, analysts, business leaders, and even governments, have classified companies based on industries. Industry walls are disintegrating at a rapid pace. It’s not an industry in itself.

Innovating in a Highly Regulated Industry Like Health Care

Harvard Business

But, in highly regulated industries, such as healthcare delivery, pharma, banking, and insurance, good relationships and effective communication are especially vital. Innovating in highly regulated industries can be challenging. But it is necessary, because even firms in these industries must innovate to gain competitive advantages and thrive. Effective, broad internal communication is vital when innovating in any industry, and even more so in heavily regulated ones.

What Will Your Industry Look Like in 2030? - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM DELL TECHNOLOGIES

Harvard Business

Around half of them are telling us that they’re worried about digital disruption, and again, nearly half are saying they don’t know what their industry is going to look like in three to five years’ time, which is quite shocking.

Consulting Roles

Tom Spencer

A consultant who enjoys a successful career progression within the consulting industry will be promoted up through the ranks and hold various different roles along the way. (Source: Flickr ).

5 Effective Content Marketing Tips for Consultants

Consulting Matters

company size, type, industry, title, gender, age) and their psychographics (e.g., it's one thing to have a repository of intellectual property (IP). Content marketing is not some marketing fad.

Are we Sisyphus? Let’s break out of the rut.

Rod Burkert

Imagine creating a course or webinar series (based on work we’ve done in the past or valuation issues we are researching now) that is taught multiple times a year for an industry or trade association – and we get paid to present it.

Medtech May Be Emerging Markets’ Next New Thing

BCG

Medical technology is poised to become one of the next industries to break out of emerging markets and play on the global stage. Compared with other industries, medtech has been a late bloomer in emerging markets. Focus Thursday, March 02, 2017.

Blockchain Startup 101: A blue print for launching a successful blockchain-based startup

Tom Spencer

Before scaling, you should make sure that all of your intellectual property is protected. Startups should partner with major players in the industry in order to implement the solution. In the past few years, there has been a lot of hype around blockchain.

How to Design the Ideal (and Most Profitable) Consulting Business

Consulting Matters

age, gender, role in organization, company size, industry, etc.) : This information will help you focus your marketing to create the best results and gives you insight into what your clients really want and need.

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PEST Analysis

Tom Spencer

PESTELI: Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Environmental, Legal, and Industry Analysis. Property rights, including protection of intellectual property (trade marks, copyright, patents, registered designs, trade secrets, software and circuit layouts).

The Impact of the Blockchain Goes Beyond Financial Services

Harvard Business

Much of the hype around blockchains has focused on their potential to fundamentally change the financial services industry – by dropping the cost and complexity of financial transactions, making the world’s unbanked a viable new market, and improving transparency and regulation.

Restricting Income Potential

Martinka Consulting

” The prime example was about a young legal industry reporter who changed jobs only to find out her employment agreement had a noncompete clause related to working for another legal reporting firm. No buyer wants his seller setting up shop again in the same industry and same area. On February 3, 2016 the Wall Street Journal had an article titled, “Noncompete Pacts Hobble Rookies.”

12 Best Small Consulting Firm Websites

Tsavo Neal

We work with leaders, companies, and organizations in every industry and at every level. Web design for a consulting firm instead of an independent consultant is more similar than it is different — but the differences are important to note.

Business Book Review: Lords of Strategy

Management Consulted

This book covers the consulting industry from the 1930s through 2009. You will be introduced to the founders of the consulting industry (Bruce Doolin Henderson, Bill Bain, James McKinsey, Marvin Bower, Michael Porter, Tom Peters, etc.)

Kalypso Interviews & Culture

Management Consulted

Working in a wide variety of industries ranging from Consumer Goods to Life Sciences, Kalypso is establishing itself as a player to be noticed in the tech consulting niche. Intellectual Property (IP) Management. Industries. KALYPSO.

Firing on all 4 pillars: How to excel at BVFLS practice development

Rod Burkert

There is nothing wrong with the industry … apparently the Top 100 firms are not expanding into the BVFLS niches as rapidly as they were in this past. Go narrow and deep on a practice area or industry niche that you enjoy working in. Greetings from South Dakota.

Analysis Group Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Analysis Group’s initial focus was on mergers and acquisitions before moving into other areas such as intellectual property and antitrust. Intellectual Property. Industries. Even though Analysis Group are somewhat boutique, the work they do is across a broad enough spectrum of industries and practice areas that you will not be pigeonholed in the same way you would be other boutique firms. ANALYSIS GROUP CONSULTING.

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Why the U.S. Needs Allies in a Trade War Against China

Harvard Business

He claims he wants to tackle the big systemic concerns involving theft of American intellectual property, the forced transfer of technology from American firms, and the state-driven nature of the Chinese economy. ULTRA.F/Getty Getty Images.

How Multinationals Can Adapt to a Political Mood That Doesn’t Care for Them at All

Harvard Business

Second is the return of “industrial policy,” as advocated, for example, by Theresa May, the British prime minister. This is where their enduring advantage comes into play: Multinational corporations will continue to derive competitive advantage from intellectual property, the one corporate asset that cannot be stopped at the border. The fall of the Berlin Wall, in 1989, ushered in a new era of globalization.

FTI Consulting Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Compared to its peers, FTI Consulting is a youngster in the consulting industry. Luczak pioneered solutions at the intersection of law, communications and technology that affected not only the cases he was involved in, but the industry itself. With target clients being anyone trying to persuade a jury, Luczak and company found new ways to offer clear argumentation support with innovative computer models that won the attention of big names in various industries. Industries.

The President’s Policy Changes Are Already Hurting U.S. Innovation

Harvard Business

The Bay Area is the heart of innovation in the software industry; coming here to bring their businesses to life is the dream of many tech founders. Hosting the company’s critical business data and intellectual property in U.S. the same type of concern over losing intellectual property or sensitive financial information that I’ve observed when companies I’ve worked with consider working with Chinese institutions.

64 Proven Ways Consultants Can Generate Leads Online (Consulting Lead Generation)

Tsavo Neal

All businesses, regardless of industry, have become what I call O2O businesses—their primary marketing objectives are focused on driving people online to drive them offline. Commenting on popular blog articles in your industry.

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Why Trump and Xi’s 90-Day Trade Truce Is a Step in the Right Direction

Harvard Business

complaint about China’s trade/globalization policies is precisely that Chinese trade and industrial policies are political and lead to government intervention in markets that contradicts China’s stated commitments to the spirit and rules of the WTO and to market-oriented globalization.

Cornerstone Research Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Note the diversity of industries Cornerstone Research works with, especially as many of these are quite specialized. Intellectual Property. Industries. However, the cases that these law firms are involved in can represent any industry imaginable, from telecommunications to manufacturing and everything in between. Your team will include other Analysts, an industry expert, and a Senior Consultant. Some industry knowledge will be helpful, but not necessary.

Using AI to Invent New Medical Tests

Harvard Business

Artificial Intelligence, which has already had a major impact on industries such as transportation, retail, energy, and banking, is only just beginning to be applied in medicine. Mayo Clinic Ventures, our in-house team with expertise in intellectual property, early stage investments, and strategic business development, was involved in commercializing potassium technology. clem onojeghuo/unsplash.

Data Breaches Aren’t Just an IT Issue - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM VERIZON

Harvard Business

Understanding the types of attacks that are most likely to affect your industry will enable you to spend smarter and protect your company more effectively. Cyber-espionage : Attacks carried out by state-affiliated actors, often targeting intellectual property.

The Tightrope Google Has to Walk in China

Harvard Business

Intellectual property theft. But by making concessions to China’s censorship and regulatory demands, companies will surely encourage other governments to impose their own restrictions on the industry. HBR Staff. With over 1.3

Bates White Economic Consulting Interviews and Culture

Management Consulted

Intellectual Property. The high profile work does mean that you’ll be exposed to big brand names in key industries, getting you professional exposure and building some great hero stories. BATES WHITE ECONOMIC CONSULTING. Get ready for some fresh info as we talk about a firm that specializes in econometrics, statistics, antitrust, and specifically advanced econometric modelling.

How to Set Up an AI R&D Lab

Harvard Business

trillion, it’s clear why the battle to recruit from this scarce group has become the industry’s defining challenge. At the moment, AI is more of an open frontier than an industry-friendly space. Paper Boat Creative/Getty Images.

How China’s Government Helps — and Hinders — Innovation

Harvard Business

Globally, these are industries where the state is often the sole or dominant customer. From 2010 to 2015, the number of patent applications filed with the State Intellectual Property Office tripled from 300,000 to over 900,000. Fifth, foreign companies feel pressured to transfer technology in order to gain market access and are at a distinct disadvantage regarding intellectual property (IP)-related judgments in Chinese courts.

What Trump’s Trade War Could Mean for the WTO and Global Trade

Harvard Business

industry for national security reasons. might have taken a “safeguard” action instead, which restricts imports that cause significant harm to a domestic industry, but this would have required that compensation be extended to countries targeted by these tariffs. At the end of March, Washington quietly filed a dispute against China over intellectual property so that, in theory, it could await a WTO ruling. frank mckenna/unsplash.

You Don’t Have to Be a Software Company to Think Like One

Harvard Business

The strategic importance of the software layer drove Delta’s decision to acquire the data and intellectual property rights associated with the platforms – an example of valuable knowhow — from service provider Travelport, allowing it to control these systems.

The Real Reason Superstar Firms Are Pulling Ahead

Harvard Business

Across industries and across countries, a small number of “superstar” firms are pulling away from the competition. He finds that the rise in industry concentration – the share of revenue captured by the top firms in a sector – is largely explained by the adoption of IT.