StratOps – The DevOps for Strategy
February 18, 2021
Technology does not provide a competitive advantage anymore. Agility and innovation do. We developed the StratOps process by combining our dynamic strategy with the DevOps approach. Read about StratOps - the DevOps for strategy.
Traditional strategy vs StratOps
January 21, 2021
Our CEO Michael reflects on the traditional strategy process that is not meeting the demands of the current fast-moving world and proposes our StratOps process, that aims to provide companies an ability to change their direction fast and meet the demands of the changing operating environment.
What are the trends that will shape 2021? - A Weekly Taival Podcast
January 28, 2021
Taival's Executive Partners Reko and Petri are sharing their perspectives of the trends shaping this year. Rebalancing of the global economy, change from materialism to meaningful consumption, and more...
Digital Retail - Weekly Taival Podcast Episode 9
November 30, 2020
Digital has been a game-changer at play for a few decades, but it still has a lot to offer. In this episode, we look at the convergence of the physical and digital worlds in retail: from thinking fridges to supply chain networks.
What does it take to be innovative? - Weekly Taival
November 23, 2020
Innovation is key to business success, especially in today's world. But how can innovation be embedded into the slow, value creation processes of a running business? And who is responsible?
Can you buy a business in a box? - Weekly Taival
November 16, 2020
BpaaS, or business process as a service, makes the future of business even more modular than before. Shifting the focus from operational headaches to strategic questions, saving costs, and even providing differentiation in the market for more traditional companies.
What is the future of work? - Weekly Taival episode 6
November 10, 2020
The COVID pandemic has thrown us out of the usual way of work - from office to home, from physical to virtual. It accelerated the change in the way our work is done. But there is more to the change than the location of your work.
1 Month Strategy Cycle - Weekly Taival Episode 5
November 2, 2020
In a fast-moving world, how fast should your strategy cycle be? 1 year, 1 month or a week?
Weekly Taival Episode 4 - Strategic Circular Economy
October 26, 2020
How to manage circular economy within organizations strategically? Who should be the owner? Circular economy is a key enabler for sustainable competitive advantage, but realizing its potential is a challenge. Tune in to our podcast to hear the Taival team share their perspectives about it.
Weekly Taival Episode 3 - Strategy + DevOps = StratOps
October 19, 2020
How should strategic planning respond to the breakneck speed of today's world? It doesn't make sense to create 5-year plans when the industry changes in a span of a few months, weeks even. From exclusive to inclusive, from one-off to continuous exploration, from past results-driven to future scenarios. In this episode of our weekly podcast, we explore how strategic planning and execution should be in 2020.
Our new podcast - A Weekly Taival - Episode 1
October 6, 2020
Reko, Petri and Michael realised that the reflections of their weeks packed with insightful discussions and meetings with industry leaders are too good to keep to themselves. A weekly Taival is an answer to a simple question "How was your week?". Join our Executive Partner trio in their reflection on what they have learned during the week.
Podcast Episode 2 - Disrupting Industries
October 12, 2020
Disrupting your own industry and what the current business success is built on, collaborating with competitors and building ecosystems. Petri brings a challenging topic into this week's discussion. Key Insights:
- Industry-level transformation can't be done by a single company - it needs an ecosystem mode
- Disruption may mean introducing conflicting business models and that requires a careful transition process management
October 7, 2020
Maailmasta on tullut vaikeasti ennustettavissa oleva paikka. Mutta se ei ole aina ollut sellainen. Vanhan maailman vakaus synnytti siihen ympäristöön sopivat johtamismallit. Nykyisen liiketoimintaympäristön epäjatkuvuus asettaa aivan uudenlaisia vaatimuksia yrityksen strategialle. Lue Petrin ajatukset siitä, minkälainen on tämän päivän voittava strategia.
Dynamic Strategy in times of Uncertainty
April 2, 2020
What if the speed of change accelerates to the point where uncertainty is the new normal? How do you make sure your strategy is not stuck in the past but rather considers the opportunities, challenges and threats of the future? How are you ready for a black swan like the corona crisis, or are you ever?
April 21, 2020
Crisis situations require businesses to take rapid action to seize opportunities, address challenges or just to survive. But before acting you need to understand where you are.