November 8th, 2011 23:08 EST
Judyth Piazza interviews Kaihan Krippendorff, Author of OUTthink the Competition
Kaihan Krippendorff is a business strategist and the author of three business strategy books " The Art of the Advantage, Hide a Dagger Behind A Smile and The Way of Innovation. Each text delves into the keys to true competitiveness and innovation. A former consultant with McKinsey & Co., Kaihan works regularly with ambitious large and medium "sized corporations including Microsoft, Wal "Mart, and Johnson & Johnson teaching executives how to unleash their strategic creativity to better their organizations.
Kaihan is an expert blogger with FastCompany.com, and he has been featured in key business media outlets, including BusinessWeek, The Miami "Herald, and Bloomberg Radio. Kaihan earned MBAs from Columbia Business School and London Business School , a BSE in Finance from the University of Pennsylvania `s Wharton School , and a BSE in Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania `s School of Engineering .
Kaihan works with business leaders, executives and entrepreneurs, and just a few of his clients are listed below:
Johnson & Johnson
Harvard Business Review
A Fast Company blogger and former McKinsey consultant profiles the next generation business strategists: the "Outthinkers"
"Outthinkers" are entrepreneurs and corporate leaders with a new playbook. They see opportunities others ignore, challenge dogma others accept as truth, rally resources others cannot influence, and unleash new strategies that disrupt their markets. Outthink the Competition proves that business competition is undergoing a fundamental paradigm shift and that during such revolutions, outthinkers beat traditionalists.
Outthink the Competition presents stories of breakthrough companies like Apple, Google, Vistaprint, and Rosetta Stone whose stunning performances defy traditional explanation and will inspire readers to outthink the competition. Core concepts in the book include: