An undercurrent throughout this year's AEC Advisor's Chief Executive Summit in Manhattan was looming concerns around political upheaval and a softening economy. Pervasive topics of conversation included how leaders might prepare for an uncertain future, and how a business downturn might manifest itself. Chris Swan, Managing Director with TRANSEARCH International, helped sponsor this inaugural event and explains how leaders can prepare for a potential downturn.
Given that by 2020, Millennials will make up more than a third of the global workforce, how this generation will lead others is becoming an increasingly pressing issue in the modern workplace. Here is Bedford's take on the shift and how your company can prepare for Millennial leadership now.
"True transformation cannot occur if your people are not fully invested in it. If they are resistant to change, particularly when it comes to new technology and a new set of processes, it will result in adoption challenges, inefficiencies and a poor return on the transformation investment."
Steven Pezim explains why it is critically important to ensure that the organisation's culture accepts, nurtures and encourages intrapreneurship.