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Responsive Enterprise

Building a repeatable innovation process: A guide on how to innovate at scale

While 84% of executives agree that innovation is essential to growth, only 6% are satisfied with the results of their innovation initiatives. Innovation can be a difficult thing to grasp. To some, it is an ephemeral business process—a lightning bolt that drops down in a moment of need and is not entirely within your control.…

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Customer experience

Harnessing innovation at scale: Innovation can be repeated—and scaled

Tap into a proven process to harness innovation at scale Since the COVID shut-downs in March, companies of all sizes have been forced to re-think old ways of doing business. The ability to successfully innovate new products, new features, even new ways of thinking, is vital. We’ve worked with mid-size and Fortune 1000 companies in…

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Responsive Enterprise

Bouncing forward: Rethinking business for a digital-first world

Last week, I got to sit down with Dan Murray, advisor at Quantum Metric and former CDO of Bed Bath & Beyond. Dan is whip smart and has worked on several massive ecommerce re-platformings for companies like Target and Sprint to name a few. As a true movie buff, Dan won our game of “who…

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Customer experience

Bouncing forward: Leadership in the Age of the Customer

Recently, Anoop Warrier, former Head of Digital for SunTrust Bank, spent some time with me discussing digital transformation and leadership in the Age of the Customer—in banking and beyond. Our #LinkedInLIVE dialogue was wide-ranging and an insightful peek into the complex world of customer centricity in the financial services sector. Anoop shared insights into how…

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Responsive Enterprise

How to increase profits for MSOs: Keeping margins healthy while competition is on the rise

It’s a tough time to be a cable MSO. Customer loyalty is down and competition is on the rise, making it harder than ever to find new ways to attract business and improve your margins. Within every challenge, however, is a way to grow stronger and more efficient. Celerity can help you uncover opportunities in…

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Responsive Enterprise

Bouncing forward: Business resilience in the next normal

The business world won’t be bouncing back from COVID-19. Instead, some businesses will “bounce forward” with the help of three key enablers. That’s the premise we cover in this LinkedIn LIVE discussion on how to achieve business resilience in an Age of Uncertainty. In this wide-ranging conversation, Celerity CEO Ken Quaglio and I explore the…

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Customer experience

Service blueprinting explained: The key to optimizing employee productivity

Work smarter. Not harder. How we do our work matters, especially in today’s business climate. When employees are productive and engaged, they dazzle customers, provide greater value, spark innovation, and invest in the success of the business. But all too often, we don’t plan our work processes around their needs. Join Celerity for Service blueprinting…

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Responsive Enterprise

Engaged employees: Keeping businesses thriving during a period of uncertainty

In this era of rapid and unprecedented forced change, keeping employees engaged and connected is more difficult than ever. Celerity CEO Ken Quaglio and CFO Anne-Marie Evans share how Celerity is navigating these uncertain times on a recent episode of "WICT Wednesdays," produced by the Baltimore/DC chapter of Women in Cable Telecommunications.Ken and Anne-Marie discussed…

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Responsive Enterprise

Bouncing forward: TechVibe Radio podcast interview with Ken Quaglio

Celerity CEO Ken Quaglio joined the Pittsburgh Tech Council’s TechVibe podcast recently to discuss today’s three key business drivers and why “bouncing back” from challenges is no longer enough. Celerity believes you have to bounce forward with agility and responsiveness to succeed in this era of uncertainty. Ken also gives his take on which industry…

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Responsive Enterprise

Empathy, perseverance, and the art of project management

2020 has certainly turned out differently than we anticipated when we were all wishing each other a Happy New Year! Coronavirus, murder hornets, giant carnivorous sea cucumbers (just wait…). My colleagues have written topical posts for Insights exploring the impact the coronavirus has had on specific areas of the world, including an excellent essay from…

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Editor's Picks

Why do companies struggle with digital transformation?

Companies of all sizes are faced with industry disruption, new technologies, and changing customer needs. Organizations with outdated…

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Operational Excellence

Leading people through forced change

When employees face disruptive change, they are often spurred on because there is a well-founded “why”—a justification for…

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Customer experience

So you have a journey map. Now what?

As organizations strive to become more customer-centric, journey mapping has become an integral tool to help organizations get…

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RPA in 2020

Mindless. Repetitive. Tedious. Necessary. Some of the most important functions in your business are cyclical, manual processes. Often…

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LinkedIn LIVE events

financial services transformation

What’s new in financial services transformation?

Every now and then I get to talk with a leader who is so deeply knowledgeable one could say they are a tiny bit obsessed. Jason Henrichs ...

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Webinars + podcasts

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On-Demand Webinar: How Responsive Enterprises thrive in uncertain times

When disruption reigns, let your customers show you the way with Customer-Centricity, Operational Effectiveness and Agility Business as ...

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activate journey map

Activate your journey map

Why is activating a journey map difficult? As organizations digitally evolve and transform, every aspect of the customer journey is mapped. ...

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innovation at scale

Harnessing innovation at scale

Harnessing innovation can be painful and disruptive unless you turn an innovation process into part of your company’s everyday routine. ...

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