Insight Blogs

Leadership Transformation in the Age of Disruption

Grace Abella-Zata | 14.09.2018

Technology and digitalization are demanding leadership transformation. Several broadly applicable recommendations to guide forward-thinking organizations in the era of omnipresent disruption emerged during IRC Global Executive Search Partners’ C-Suite Roundtable Discussions held in Singapore, Amsterdam, and Miami in early 2018.

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Innovation & Agility - Part 9/9: Identifying and Developing Innovative Talent

| 03.09.2018

In the final part of IRC’s 9-part video series on Innovation & Agility in collaboration with the Georgia State University of Atlanta, the expert panel at the IRC Global Conference 2017 in Shanghai elaborate on how they identify and develop innovative talent in their organisations.

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Innovation & Agility - Part 8/9: Women Leading Innovation

| 27.08.2018

In this 8th part of IRC’s 9-part video series on Innovation & Agility made in collaboration with the Georgia State University, the expert panel at the IRC Global Conference 2017 in Shanghai explain how women can and do help drive innovation from within their organizations in China.

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Innovation & Agility - Part 7/9: The Elements of Innovation

| 20.08.2018

Our expert panel at IRC Global Conference “Innovation & Agility: The New World” in Shanghai in Autumn 2017 tell us what they think the main elements of innovation are, in this 7th part of IRC’s 9-part video series with the Georgia State University of Atlanta.

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Innovation & Agility - Part 6/9: Women Leaders in China

| 14.08.2018

Two women leaders sat on an expert panel at IRC Global Conference “Innovation & Agility: The New World” in Shanghai in Autumn 2017. In this 6th part of IRC’s 9-part video series with the Georgia State University of Atlanta, Anne Chang, VP of Creative at ARK Design speaks about female leadership in corporate China.

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Education Disrupted – an African Perspective

Tracy Dawson, IRC South Africa | 08.08.2018

From the time of Aristotle (and presumably rather before then, but with less recognition), learners have gathered together at predetermined times and places to learn from the wisdom of scholars. This model of pedagogy has survived the first, second and third industrial revolutions but will it survive the fourth?

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Innovation & Agility - Part 5/9: Cultural Stereotypes & Innovation

| 07.08.2018

Five expert panellists gathered at IRC Global Conference “Innovation & Agility: The New World” in Shanghai in Autumn 2017. In this 5th part of IRC’s 9-part video series with the Georgia State University of Atlanta, they share their takes on Eastern cultural stereotypes and innovative environments.

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Innovation & Agility - Part 4/9: Replicating Chinese Learnings Abroad

| 31.07.2018

In this 4th part of IRC’s 9-part video series on “Innovation & Agility” in partnership with the Georgia State University of Atlanta, expert panellists at IRC Global Conference Shanghai 2017 tell us what learnings can be taken home from doing business in China.

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Innovation & Agility - Part 3/9: Management System - Global vs Local

| 24.07.2018

IRC Global Executive Search Partners Global Conference in Shanghai saw an expert panel discussing issues pertaining to “Innovation & Agility: The New World”.

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Innovation & Agility - Part 2/9: Top-down vs Bottom-up

| 17.07.2018

Expert panellists at IRC Global Executive Search Partners Global Conference “Innovation & Agility: The New World” in Shanghai tell us how Chinese companies square a top-down or bottom-up approaches with innovation in the workplace.

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