Cerner chief executive Brent Shafer is hardwired for healthcare

READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION Necessity is the mother of adoption. When the coronavirus pandemic hit the world like a hammer blow, Cerner chief executive Brent Shafer had to convert his $6 billion global healthcare information technology company to remote working almost overnight. “We are a mission-critical system for healthcare providers,” he says, “and we … Read more

Leading into the unknown

READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION Marc Haberkorn leads into the unknown “You’re up against a vast, powerful machine,” says Marc Haberkorn, chief digital officer of IBM’s hybrid cloud integration division. We’re talking about how organizations are changing in response to digital disruption, but Haberkorn doesn’t mean ‘machines’ in the sense of technology. He’s talking about … Read more

Meet Sharmla Chetty, the Cape Crusader

READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION Sharmla Chetty’s struggle against apartheid set her forward to a life of change Injury. Incarceration. Expulsion. The qualities that shape leaders come from the most adverse sources. So it was for Sharmla Chetty – president of Africa and global managing director for Europe at Duke Corporate Education – much of … Read more

Archery and the artist

The president of Godiva Japan, Jerome Chouchan, reveals the business teachings behind the ancient art of kyudo [button type=”large” color=”black” rounded=”1″ link=”https://issuu.com/revistabibliodiversidad/docs/fullbook__dialogue_q1_2019/34″ ]READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION[/button] Focus on the target, or focus on your shooting? Most learner archers opt for the first option, and fail. “There is a saying in kyudo that the right … Read more

Small data is the key to Lego’s success

The path to success is paved with micro-insights – not big data, finds Kirsten Levermore [button type=”large” color=”black” rounded=”1″ link=”https://issuu.com/revistabibliodiversidad/docs/fullbook__dialogue_q1_2019/68″ ]READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION[/button] It’s several minutes later than planned when Martin Lindstrom arrives for our interview. “I’m so sorry we couldn’t reach each other – I don’t have a mobile phone!” he apologizes. … Read more

Jay Williams, reinvented

Former NBA basketball star Jay Williams is living proof that self-reinvention is possible [button type=”large” color=”black” rounded=”1″ link=”https://issuu.com/revistabibliodiversidad/docs/q4_2018_fullbook/34″ ]READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION[/button] The telephone cuts out. Jay Williams’ car is winding its way to New York City through the mountains of West Virginia. It’s the day after the Independence Day holiday and Williams is … Read more

China’s brand revolution

The great emulator has turned into a global innovator, finds Ben Walker [button type=”large” color=”black” rounded=”1″ link=”https://issuu.com/revistabibliodiversidad/docs/full_book_dialogue_q2_2018_00c75a7dc64042/54″ ]READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION[/button] The world’s second biggest economy has grown up on a diet of effective – and relentless – emulation. Yet the tide is turning. China is now a great innovator and disruptor, with huge … Read more

Dr Vivienne Ming, Hardwired for humanity

Neuroscientist and meta-learning expert Dr Vivienne Ming says personal sacrifice holds the secret to humans winning the future [button type=”large” color=”black” rounded=”1″ link=”https://issuu.com/revistabibliodiversidad/docs/full_book_dialogue_q2_2018_00c75a7dc64042/28″ ]READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION[/button] Dr Vivienne Ming will probably never read this article. “I have a hard rule. I never read any interviews, don’t look at photographs, don’t listen to radio … Read more

Restoration Man

Takeo Harada says an economic shock could snap Japan into innovating again [button type=”large” color=”black” rounded=”1″ link=”https://issuu.com/revistabibliodiversidad/docs/digital_book_for_issuu/32″ ]READ THE FULL GRAPHIC VERSION[/button] Japan is the world’s forgotten power. Once at the zenith of global endeavour – the dynamo of the electronic boom – it lost its edge, and slid into a dilapidating deflationary spiral from … Read more