Forum on World Class IT - 367 Interviews and Podcasts

Welcome to the Forum on World Class IT podcast series, a collection of exclusive interviews with Chief Information Officers and other IT industry thought leaders. Learn from the experts on how best to establish a truly World Class IT organization.

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July 25, 2016: John Hagel, Co-Chairman of Deloitte's Center for the Edge

Among other topics, John discusses the following issues with Metis Strategy:

  • The meaning and intent of Deloitte’s Center for the Edge
  • Why the constant drive for efficiency will undermine the requirements of economic success for the future
  • The importance of scalable learning and its implications on performance improvement
  • Practices for instituting enterprise wide transformations
  • Defining the “Passion of the Explorer” and how to unlock the passion of your employees
  • How the American school system inhibits the development of true passion among its students
  • Business strategies of the most successful tech-companies in Silicon Valley

John Hagel’s Biography

John is the Co-Chairman of Deloitte’s Center for the Edge. This Silicon Valley-based group conducts original research and develops substantive points of view on emerging business opportunities that should be on CEOs’ agendas. John has over 30 years of experience as a management consultant working both independently and with leading consulting firms. John is also a highly-acclaimed speaker and author. His latest book is “The Power of Pull: How Small Moves, Smartly Made, can Set Big Things in Motion”.

John received bachelor’s degrees from Wesleyan University and Oxford University. He also received a J.D. and MBA from Harvard University.

The World Class IT principles in yellow were the focus of this interview