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Clayton Christensen ranked Thinkers50 Number 1. Again.

Thinkers50, considered the Oscars of management thinking has again announced Professor Clayton Christensen as the winner of the Thinkers50 Winners Award. This is Professor Christensen’s second time winning the prestigious award, the first being in 2011. The award aims to “identify, rank and share” the top management thinking in the world.   Started in 2001, previous winners include Peter Drucker, credited by BusinessWeek as “the man who invented …

“The greatest companies are willing to disrupt themselves” – Michael Lippert

Michael Lippert, Baron Fund’s Vice President and Portfolio Manager of the Baron Opportunity fund, talked to the Forbes staff about his company’s focus on investing in innovative businesses that are disrupting their industries. “In the years that I’ve been investing, when I look at businesses, either they innovate or they stagnate.”  Companies across almost every industry are faced with disruptive technologies or services; Michael puts forward his thoughts on who the …

Damien Tampling joins Simon Cant and Clive Whincup as Keynote speakers for the Melbourne Business Influentials Event

Liberty Stage is pleased to announce Damien Tampling, joining Simon Cant, and Clive Whincup as the Keynote speakers for the Melbourne Business Influentials Event with Professor Clayton Christensen on November 7th. We can also announce that Brian Hartzer, Andrew Bassat and Alan Kohler will join Professor Clayton Christensen on the panel which will be facilitated by Simon Cant. (more…)

Simon Cant, Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, and Clive Whincup announced as Keynote speakers for Sydney Business Influentials Event

Liberty Stage is pleased to announce Simon Cant, Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, and Clive Whincup as the Keynote speakers for the Sydney Business Influentials Event with Professor Clayton Christensen on November 6th. We are also pleased to announce that Clive Whincup, Matt Symons, and David Kirk will join Professor Clayton Christensen on the panel discussion which will be facilitated by Simon Cant. (more…)

Welcome to the Business Influentials Series

The Business Influentials series brings the world’s most highly respected business thinkers to exclusive management audiences in Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The series presents business leaders with innovative and progressive ideas from the most influential minds at the vanguard of today’s global business landscape. These are the voices sought after by government leaders and the highest levels of industry, with proven insights into the unprecedented challenges of our …