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Faculty Insights:
Contextual Intelligence
Building Businesses in Emerging Markets
29 MAR–02 APR 2015
How Smart, Connected Products Are Transforming Competition
Talent Management Edition
How Smart, Connected Products Are Transforming Competition  |  It Doesn’t Matter If Competitors Know Your Strategy  |  IBM’s Emerging Market Strategy Has 3 Pillars  |  A List of Goals Is Not a Strategy  |  Related Offerings  |  Upcoming Programs  |  Faculty Insights  |  Comprehensive Leadership Programs  |  Lifelong Learning  |  Participant Testimonial  |  Publication Spotlight  |  Harvard Business Review
 
FEATURED INSIGHTS

How Smart, Connected Products Are Transforming Competition
Companies face 10 new strategic choices.
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It Doesn’t Matter If Competitors Know Your Strategy
So stop being so vague.
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IBM’s Emerging Market Strategy Has 3 Pillars
Engagement, data, and the cloud.
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A List of Goals Is Not a Strategy
Three steps for better strategic planning.
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FACULTY INSIGHTS

Tarun Khanna Contextual Intelligence
Despite 30 years of experimentation and study, we are only starting to understand that some managerial knowledge is universal, and some is specific to a market or a culture. In this Harvard Business Review article, Tarun Khanna, faculty cochair of Building Businesses in Emerging Markets, examines how global companies can adapt—or even rebuild—their operating models.

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COMPREHENSIVE LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS

Designed for individuals at all levels—from top executives and general managers to up-and-coming leaders and business owners—each intensive program delivers what companies need most: outstanding leaders who can improve corporate performance and drive competitive advantage.

General Management Program
Begins 26 JAN 2015

Advanced Management Program
Begins 31 MAR 2015

Owner/President Management
Begins 10 MAY 2015

Program for Leadership Development
Begins 13 JUL 2015

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LIFELONG LEARNING

Designed for HBS alumni and past participants, these offerings challenge participants to grow as leaders, formulate new competitive solutions, and think and manage in today's evolving economy.

Breakthrough Insights
31 MAY–03 JUN 2015  |  HBS alumni

GMP Alumni Program: Accelerating Your Leadership Growth
08–12 JUN 2015  |  GMP alumni

PLD Module 5
19–31 JUL 2015  |  PLD past participants
PARTICIPANT TESTIMONIAL

"Certain decisions on expansion were not resolved in our business group. So I came to Building Businesses in Emerging Markets to learn if we should expand, use a partnership in progress, or just 'wait and see' when deciding on landing in certain markets. I certainly clarified my goals, and our company has made a quantum leap in the quality of our decision-making process and the optimization of our capital and human resources."
Oscar H. Bupo [CEO], Bupo Business Group, South Africa

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PUBLICATION SPOTLIGHT

Blue Ocean Strategy Blue Ocean Strategy, Expanded Edition: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant
This global bestseller, embraced by organizations and industries worldwide, challenges everything you thought you knew about the requirements for strategic success. Now updated with fresh content from the authors, Blue Ocean Strategy argues that cutthroat competition results in nothing but a bloody red ocean of rivals fighting over a shrinking profit pool.

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