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CI+Strategy Event Key Note Speaker Paul Amos

Paul Amos, a Corporate Strategy Expert and Former President of Aflac, to Keynote Competitive Intelligence + Strategy Event

Talk will focus on creating a competitive advantage in today’s ever-changing marketplace

San Francisco, CA – The upcoming Competitive Intelligence + Strategy Event has confirmed one of the most influential voices in corporate strategy as its keynote speaker.  Paul Amos, Partner at Jordan-Blanchard-Amos Capital, […]

2018-03-05T11:14:27+00:00 Monday, March 5, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

New ACI Alumni Professionally on Fire and Officially Certified

By Benjamin Gilad, ACI Faculty

Our new Winter program took place last week at the beautiful new campus of Northeastern University in Charlotte, NC. We hope to come back there repeatedly as we keep expanding our programs nationally.

You can judge how well it went by Theresa Ensign’s post on Linkedin: “Exhausted, brain fried, professionally on fire and officially… a Certified […]

6 Habits That Will Help You Become a Better Leader, According to Someone Who Coaches CEOs

By Helen Rothberg, ACI Faculty

Over the past 25 years, I’ve coached a mix of executives in for profit and not-for-profit companies like Kellogg’s, Monsanto, SoCalGas, Newark City Government, The United Way, IBM, and AT&T. I’ve been in board rooms with people fretting about decreases in market share, swirling about regulatory agencies, and agonizing about visions for […]

Are you a modern “paper pusher”?

By Dr. Ben Gilad, ACI Faculty

Do you remember the days when white collar workers were labeled “paper pushers”?

We’ve come a long way baby from that thanks to Peter Drucker’s “Knowledge Workers” revolution. But in some respect, we haven’t. In my view, many of the intelligence practitioners out there are just “information pushers.” Sounds a little better than paper […]

2017-11-13T12:17:48+00:00 Monday, November 13, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Perspective or die

By Dr. Ben Gilad, ACI Faculty

For the past 18 years at the Academy, I’ve been preaching the mantra that competitive intelligence is never the facts, only the perspective, and that for strategic intelligence, perspective is the most important element for decision makers. This week I received a message from one of my favorite CIPs, Simon Sang, who was just […]

2018-01-03T17:58:09+00:00 Monday, October 9, 2017|Categories: competitive strategy, corporate training, Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments
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