7 Reasons Why You Should Become an Independent Consultant

Thinking about leaving the corporate world and becoming an independent consultant? You’re not alone. Six in 10 independent workers say that it was their choice completely to go out on their own, according to a recent survey by MBO Partners and Emergent Research. While the decision to join the “freelance economy” shouldn’t be made lightly,…


How Flexible Teams Can Accelerate Your Product Launch

In his book The Mythical Man Month, Frederick P. Brooks wrote: An omelette, promised in two minutes, may appear to be progressing nicely. But when it has not set in two minutes, the customer has two choices – wait or eat it raw… The cook has another choice; he can turn up the heat. The…


Talent On-Demand – Making Business More Agile

The pace of change in business has accelerated. To avoid being a disrupter, strategy development and execution has to accelerate along with the need to try new ideas to see what sticks. In parallel, executives are leaving the workforce and joining the Gig Economy, becoming Talent On-Demand. Download our latest book “Talent On-Demand – Making…


3 Ways Talent on Demand Helps Manufacturing Put Big Data to Use

A manufacturing operation today is a lot like an orchestra: It depends on a multitude of individual events to occur in precisely the right way at precisely the right time. No longer do factories keep deep inventories of a product’s components on-hand. Instead, they rely on sub-contractors to deliver them just before they’re needed on…