Thriving through Empathy in a volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous world

ABSTRACT Technology continues to irrevocably alter the global landscape creating a volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) environment. In a world of intricately intertwined dynamic networks, competing or differing interpretations of contexts, and rapidly iterating technology, the world’s need for empathy is paramount. Looking at this VUCA environment through the framework of creative destruction, [...]

By |2018-08-04T21:33:22+00:00August 4th, 2018|Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Social Entrepreneurship, VUCA|Comments Off on Thriving through Empathy in a volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous world

VUCA Leadership Competencies in a Complex Global Environment

ABSTRACT Organizations face a multitude of challenges, not the least of which is a rapidly transforming and increasingly complex global environment. With digital innovations being developed at breathtaking speeds and creating foundational systemic shifts such as blockchain (Underwood, 2016), technology has been the impetus for a scale of societal changes not witnessed since the inception of the printing [...]

By |2018-08-04T20:44:07+00:00March 19th, 2018|Leadership, VUCA|Comments Off on VUCA Leadership Competencies in a Complex Global Environment

Agile Public Relations: Engaging stakeholders in a time of digital disruption

ABSTRACT Digital disruption has induced ongoing cultural and societal transformation, redefining the public relations landscape. Adapting to this pace of change, communication professionals are tasked with not only being strategic in their messaging but also determining innovative channels through which to deliver the most efficacious results for their clients. Consumers demand more relevant targeted [...]

By |2018-08-04T20:44:36+00:00December 10th, 2016|VUCA|Comments Off on Agile Public Relations: Engaging stakeholders in a time of digital disruption