We are in a period of disruptive innovation, which we have never seen. Digital advances centered around artificial intelligence and advanced analytics, blockchain, augmented and virtual reality, and IoT will change how the world works and deliver outsized growth to companies that adapt.

Digital Disruption will teach you to rethink your competitive strategy using the latest digital technologies in any industry.

The course will:

  • Introduce you to the top digital innovations happening today
  • Show you how to define and communicate a strategy that is resilient to technological disruption
  • Identify various digital capabilities you must build to differentiate yourself
  • Share best practices for organizing, and communicating with, a world-class digital disruption team

Course Content

4 Digital Technologies That Are Disrupting the World

  • A Brief History of Disruptive Innovation
  • Current Technologies & Technologies That Will Change the World
  • AI/Machines Learning
  • Blockchain
  • Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality

Building a Digital-First Strategy and Capabilities

  • Challenges With Disruptive Innovation
  • Traditional vs. Disruptive Strategy
  • Applying the Strategic Options Matrix
  • Managing Core Capabilities & Risks

Building and Communicating With the Team

  • Hub-and-Spoke Model
  • Inside-Out Model
  • The Future of Disruptive Teams

Turn Ideas Into Customers

  • The Validation Process
  • Building a Validation Presentation
  • Iterative Development Prototyping
  • Customer Feedback

10 Things That Seem To Always Go Wrong, and How To Avoid Them

  • Ripped From the Headlines: Building the Atomic Bomb
  • Common Project Failures
  • Course Conclusion

Course Impact

This course can be beneficial to anyone leading a team or organization. This course is designed to help key decision-makers decide where to invest their time and effort in emerging technologies. It will help managers and executives better adapt to an ever-changing digital landscape.

Personal Impact

  • Learn how to differentiate between evolutionary and disruptive technologies

  • Become familiar with key emerging concepts: Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), Blockchain, and Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality