CBP-51: Collaboration for entrepreneurs, with Amber Vilhauer

CBP-51 - Amber Vilhauer

In the previous two episodes of the collaborative business podcast I have been looking forward to collaboration in 2015 with two long time alliance experts. Those insightful conversations looked predominantly at expectations for strategic alliances in the corporate world. In this episode we are shifting gears and looking ahead with Amber Vilhauer into collaboration for entrepreneurs in 2015. As … [Read more...]

The IBM – Apple alliance: a new trend emerging?

IBM - Apple

Last week Ben Gomes-Casseres was my guest in the Collaborative Business Podcast. Ben, professor of strategy at Brandeis International Business School in the Boston Area, has extensive experience in working with strategic alliances and in researching the topic of strategic alliances. The week before, Anoop Nathwani was my guest in the podcast. Anoop is an independent alliance professional with … [Read more...]

CBP-50: Putting Strategy back in Strategic Alliances, with Ben Gomes-Casseres

CBP-50 - Ben Gomes-Casseres

Ben Gomes-Casseres is professor of strategy at Brandeis International Business School in the Boston Area. Ben has extensive experience in working with strategic alliances and researching the topic of strategic alliances. In this episode of the Collaborative Business Podcast Ben is my guest and we talk about developments and trends Ben expects to happen in 2015 in the area of strategic alliances. … [Read more...]

Drucker food for thought

peter drucker

Those of you who have participated in my workshops know that in my workshop, I use a quote by management guru Peter F. Drucker. The quote goes: “Businesses used to grow in one of two ways: from grassroots up or by acquisition. In both cases, the manager had control. Today businesses grow through alliances, all kinds of dangerous liaisons and joint ventures, which, by the way, very few people … [Read more...]

CBP-49: From cost to value, with Anoop Nathwani

CBP49 From cost to value with Anoop Nathwani

In 2015 this Collaborative Business podcast will be theme based; every month I will discuss a relevant theme for the collaborative business world with my guests. For January the theme is “looking ahead”, in other words I am hearing my guests out on what they expect will be the trends for 2015 in the collaborative business world. In this episode I am bringing back my friend Anoop Nathwani and we … [Read more...]