In this brief presentation, Senior Partner at ReD Associates and co-author of Moment of Clarity, Mikkel Rasmussen, discussed the three levels of business problems, and why the human sciences are critical to solving “Level 3” challenges: those where companies have a vague sense that “something is wrong,” but cannot clearly identify a specific problem and have no idea as to how to solve it.
What happens when you take a philosopher out of their element and plunk them into management? How can the business and tech worlds benefit from the humanities? Are we putting too much trust into algorithms and the promise of artificial intelligence?
You can change the world in three ways: You can revolt, you can vote for a party and hope the government will fix it, or you can work with the commercial world to work with them to make it better. All three are great means to change the world. We work mostly with corporations, not only to make them profitable but to make them more humane.
Michele Chang-McGrath talked to the FT's retail editor, Mark Vandevelde, about the recent woes of retailers.
LE CERCLE/POINT DE VUE - La France a un avantage culturel unique grâce à la présence importante des sciences sociales dans la société. Nos entreprises devraient y voir une opportunité.
Sometimes growth can't come from doing more of the same. You need a creative leap. And that creative leap is also destructive — destructive of assumptions and principles that have served you well in the past but now hold you back. How do you break the impasse and find the new assumptions that will take you forward? Alastair Dryburgh talks to Christian Madsbjerg of ReD Associates.
The more we rely on AI and machine learning, the more work we need social scientists and humanities experts to do.
Partners at ReD Associates talk about how anthropology can heal the anxiety of our broken relationship with money
Banks frequently lament their inability to deepen connections with their consumer, but in order to do that they will have to transform their relationship with the world as a whole.
Christian Madsbjerg gives examples of data's use and abuse in a recent conversation with Alastair Dryburgh.
Christian Madsbjerg talks about the impact it has, when CEOs observe and listen to their customers as fellow human beings, and provides advice for how entrepreneurs can utilize the thinking behind Sensemaking to improve their own business.