Execution Phase

Edge Stream

The Edge Stream creates next-generation global organizations equipped to lead an existing or new industry.

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The Edge Stream requires adopting a different mindset. While an established corporation requires control over execution and is predominantly focused on improving efficiency, creating an innovative organization requires search-based methodologies geared toward finding the right value proposition and business model capable of disrupting a specific industry.

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An early stage ExO or set of ExOs that will eventually disrupt and lead an industry. ExO Edge Initiatives will include

Core Stream

The Core Stream allows you to adapt your existing organization to external industry disruption by embracing the adoption of new technologies and organizational techniques—all while maintaining your current business model.

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In addition to facilitating a comprehensive understanding of the existing organization and industry, the Core Stream also explores disruption coming from outside the industry. Your current organization has a working business model and existing legacy that you can’t change from one day to the next, so even as you adapt it to external disruption—which can be viewed as either a threat or a great opportunity—you will preserve the basic foundation.

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With the rise of digital technology, business moves at unprecedented speeds, now an exponential pace. This pace is wreaking havoc on the business landscape as we know it. Disruption has brought “too big to fail” companies to their knees in a matter of months. It has made some industries obsolete.

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