E45 – Evolution of Ecosystems with Michael Jacobides

He is a Professor of Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation at the London Business School, where he passionately believes that research and engagement in strategy and policy should go hand in hand. He often looks at how firms should navigate the increasingly complex and digitized environment: where and why value migrates, how firms can best capture […]

44 – Observations 2020 + Seven Sequence 2021

Let me ask you three questions: What relationship lessons did you learn in 2020? What went great for you amid the chaos, and what could you have done differently? How do you show up digitally today, and how will you elevate your digital presence/footprint in the New Year? What relationships will be the most relevant […]

Curve Benders: The Intersection of the Future of Work and Strategic Relationships

It’s such a disruptive time in the world. Individuals and businesses are reeling to make sense of what’s happening. Many leaders are using defensive strategies to keep their operations afloat. More astute leaders, however, are pivoting their capabilities to minimize disruptions in their operations.  As a whole, this pandemic gives us an impetus to step-up […]

New Year, New Website!

Happy New Year! I hope you’re looking forward to a kinder, gentler 2021 than the year we all just survived. Over the holidays, we’ve been working hard to upgrade our digital footprint with a new website, newsletter, livestreams, podcast guests, private community, and various Nour Group social media channels. We’ve added new team members and […]

43 – The 9 Notables of Future Leaders with Jacob Morgan

He is a four-time bestselling author, keynote speaker, and futurist who explores leadership, employee experience, and the future of work. He is the founder of FutureofWorkUniversity.com, an online education, and training platform that helps future-proof individuals and organizations by teaching them the skills they need to succeed in the future of work.  He is regularly […]

Bonus – Tech Sales Insights Podcast with Jeff Casale

He has a consistent track record of leading and scaling high growth organizations from sub $20M to billions through complex and often ambiguous go-to-market challenges. Success has required creating and executing bold strategies to enter new markets and build predictable revenue growth. The most important foundational element has been a proven track record of servant […]

42 – The Amazon Mindset with John Rossman

He is an expert at digital business models, operations, and organizing programs. He has led engagements on developing innovation processes, Internet of Things strategies, marketplace and API driven platform business models. He is a sought-after speaker on creating a culture of operational excellence and innovation, having worked with clients across various industries, notably, the Bill […]

41 – Concurrent Learning with Alan Weiss

His firm, Summit Consulting Group, Inc., has attracted clients such as Merck, Hewlett-Packard, GE, Mercedes-Benz, State Street Corporation, The Federal Reserve, Toyota, and over 500 other leading organizations.  He is an inductee into the Professional Speaking Hall of Fame® and the concurrent recipient of the National Speakers Association Council of Peers Award of Excellence, representing […]

39 – Evolution of Higher Education with Paul Corona

He is a clinical professor of leadership in the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where his teaching and coaching ratings average 96/100. He is also the founder of the award-winning Lee’s 3 Habits system, which helps motivated professionals and organizations build stronger relationships and achieve greater happiness — and he’s the author of […]