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Why Companies Fail & How To Prevent It

In a recent study, data-marketing firm FRACTL analyzed why startups fail. I found this research particularly interesting because the findings serve as a good proxy for why ventures in established companies can also fail. At the end of the post I provide a simple framework to avoid the risks of failure.

Manufatura AvançadaIndustry 4.0IoT

Industry 4.0, Who, in fact, is prepared for this new industrial revolution?

The industry 4.0 theme has become the subject of the moment. If the first industrial revolution brought mechanization, the second offered electricity and serial production systems, along with the t...


Floating Offshore Wind Turbine. The O&G industry contribution to the renewable energy market.

Major Oil & Gas operators are using offshore technology developed over years now to produce clean and renewable energy! It is not just utility companies racing to respond to the rise of re...

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GE Doubles Down on 3-D Printing With European Deals

General Electric Co. is pushing further into 3-D printing, spending $1.4 billion for a pair of small European firms to expand its ability to make aircraft components and other parts with the new ma...

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The 14 best colleges where graduates earn high salaries right away

Article Originally published on Business Insider (Sept-2016) by Emmie Martin, Tanza Loudenback and Alexa Pipia Finding a high-paying job right out of school is the dream for most college graduates....

Reverse InnovationInovação Reversa

Reverse Innovation - Create far from home, Win everywhere

In the twenty-first century, one of the subjects in vogue is innovation. It´s funny since it brings us back to the early 1900s, when Schumpeter presented his reflections, which would become the the...



The Ansof matrix is a useful tool during the development phase of company´s growth strategy and covers two dimensions, products and markets. Although it is a tool created six decades ago, (by Igor ...


Sales Executives in constant change times

We are living in a world of constant changes in the business environment. Whether as new business models emerging in a more intensive way, disruptively, simply eliminating traditional business, in ...

Industry 4.0Advanced ManufacturingIoT

The Fourth Industrial Revolution will redefines the relationship between business and tech

This article first appeared in the "Information Age - Insight and analysis for IT leaders", Posted by Nicholas Ismail on 19 August 2016 The Fourth Industrial Revolution gave a name to a gathering ...

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Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning

Henry Mintzberg is one of the 10 most influential thinkers in the administration area, according to the Wall Street Journal. Author of " Strategy Safari " and "Managers, Not MBAs", he presents in h...