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The Strategy Skills Podcast is the channel where strategy partners teach you the tools and techniques to solve mankind’s greatest problems. Learn all the skills of McKinsey and BCG consultants without having to work at a consulting firm. The podcast teaches both technical analyses and soft skills like communication.

Each week we discuss concepts to help listeners advance their strategy, operations and implementation skills, enhance their critical thinking ability and build their executive presence. We also dissect individual consulting studies in great detail so you can replicate them with confidence.
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The Strategy Skills Podcast is the channel where strategy partners teach you the tools and techniques to solve mankind’s greatest problems. Learn all the skills of McKinsey and BCG consultants without having to work at a consulting firm. The podcast teaches both technical analyses and soft skills like communication.

Each week we discuss concepts to help listeners advance their strategy, operations and implementation skills, enhance their critical thinking ability and build their executive presence. We also dissect individual consulting studies in great detail so you can replicate them with confidence.
www.firmsconsulting.com
www.strategytraining.com

    174: Is it expensive? Author Program Q&A 4

    174: Is it expensive? Author Program Q&A 4

    Learn more and see the application guidelines: https://www.firmsconsulting.com/experts-published-author-program/
    Apply: email team@firmsconsulting.com
    This is a part of a 10-episode program to help our clients and customers measurably and radically transform their careers through The Author Program.
    How would your career, reputation, and earnings change as a published author?
    Imagine your client interactions when potential and current clients saw your thinking in a published book before they met you? Imagine the time you would save not having to explain your ideas and the value you could add to them? Imagine the fee premium you could earn? Imagine avoiding awkward meetings trying to establish your credibility? Imagine how many potential clients would find you and reach out to you?
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    • 12 min
    173: What is the ROI? Author Program Q&A 3

    173: What is the ROI? Author Program Q&A 3

    Learn more and see the application guidelines: https://www.firmsconsulting.com/experts-published-author-program/
    Apply: email team@firmsconsulting.com
    This is a part of a 10-episode program to help our clients and customers measurably and radically transform their careers through The Author Program.
    How would your career, reputation, and earnings change as a published author?
    Imagine your client interactions when potential and current clients saw your thinking in a published book before they met you? Imagine the time you would save not having to explain your ideas and the value you could add to them? Imagine the fee premium you could earn? Imagine avoiding awkward meetings trying to establish your credibility? Imagine how many potential clients would find you and reach out to you?
    Enjoying our podcast? Get access to sample advanced training episodes here: www.firmsconsulting.com/promo

    • 10 min
    172: Charlene Li, Grow Your Business Via Disruption

    172: Charlene Li, Grow Your Business Via Disruption

    Welcome to Strategy Skills episode 172, an episode with a sought-after public speaker and an influential thought-leader, Charlene Li. Get Charlene's new book here: https://amzn.to/2XhSdFv
    Charlene Li is a guide on digital transformation, leadership, customer experience, and the future of work. Her career is focused on helping people see the future and thrive with disruption. She is currently a Senior Fellow at Altimeter, a Prophet company.
    In this episode, Charlene talked about how disruption serves as a key element in order for a company to determine their future and set their path to growth.
    For those who wants to learn more on how to advance through the future, this is for you.
    THE DISRUPTION MINDSET: Why Some Organizations Transform While Others Fail. Charlene Li: https://amzn.to/2XhSdFv
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    • 56 min
    171: April Rinne, Rethinking Humanity's Beliefs

    171: April Rinne, Rethinking Humanity's Beliefs

    Welcome to Strategy Skills episode 171, an episode with one of the world's leading female futurists, April Rinne. Get April's new book here: https://amzn.to/38iGhFp
    April Rinne is a navigator in a world of flux. She is guiding individuals and organization operate in these fast-paced changing times. Her solo travels to over 100 countries in a span of 25 years has developed her to see how the world changes and how the trends will be set in the future. April is a well-known advisor of startups, companies, financial institutions, non-profits, think tanks and government agencies around the globe.
    In this episode, April talked about a few key points that would make us rethink our views and help us be prepared for what's coming in the future.
    For those who wants to better understand uncertainties in order to anticipate and adapt to what's ahead of us, this is for you.
    FLUX: 8 Superpowers for Thriving in Constant Change. April Rinne: https://amzn.to/38iGhFp
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    We use affiliate links whenever possible (if you purchase items listed above using our affiliate links, we will get a bonus).

    • 54 min
    170: Gary Hammel, EVERYONE should be the Manager

    170: Gary Hammel, EVERYONE should be the Manager

    Welcome to Strategy Skills episode 170, an episode with one of the world's most influential and innovative business thinkers, Gary Hammel. Get Gary's new book here: https://amzn.to/3DkAvRZ
    Gary Hammel is the founder of the international consulting firm Strategos and the Director of the Woodside Institute. He has worked with top companies around the world and is a sought-after management speaker. Throughout his career, he has helped numerous companies in designing and building innovation-friendly management practices, tools and platforms. His concepts of "strategic intent", "core competence", "industry revolution" and "management innovation" have changed the management of organizations worldwide.
    He's been teaching at the London Business School for over 30 years now as a Visiting Professor.
    In this episode, Gary talked about how some of the largest companies in the world has gone ahead of their competition by implementing radical changes inside their respective organizations.
    For those leaders who also want to have a drastic improvement in their companies, this is for you.
    HUMANOCRACY: Creating Organizations as Amazing as the People Inside Them. Gary Hammel: https://amzn.to/3DkAvRZ
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    169: Tom Eisenmann, Startups and their Wrong Decisions

    169: Tom Eisenmann, Startups and their Wrong Decisions

    Welcome to Strategy Skills episode 169, an episode with the Howard Stevenson Professor of Business Administration of Harvard Business School, Tom Eisenmann. Get Tom's new book here: https://amzn.to/3Dmxqkl
    Tom Eisenmann, as a Harvard Business School professor for the past 24 years, has guided over a thousand Harvard Business students and alumni as they launch new ventures up to their success. But not every startup story is like this.
    In this episode, Tom talked about a glimpse of his new book  where he carried out numerous case studies about failed startups. And from these, he found 6 patterns why a lot of startups fail.
    For those founders, at any stage of their entrepreneurial journey, this is for you.
    WHY STARTUPS FAIL: A New Roadmap for Entrepreneurial Success. Tom Eisenmann: https://amzn.to/3Dmxqkl
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    • 48 min

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