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•April 17, 2017 • Leave a Comment

Ketan Deshpande MN

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Growth through Innovation

Growth can be elusive in today’s global and competitive marketplace. Q1 2017 Global Economy Update paints a very positive outlook for the global economy.

Degree of differentiation is critical for companies to drive “value for price”, a well articulated Innovation strategy can drive increased value throughout the value chain. Successful companies seize the opportunities to drive growth on multiple paths: new markets, new products, new services, new channels and supply chains, and a new customer experience. Companies that embrace innovations in all aspects of their business are rewarded with high degree of competitive advantage and growth.

Innovation planning aligned with unmet market needs leads to reduces investment risks and improved the quality of earnings. Strategic leaders need to make investments in developing a robust innovation plan, Strategic Leadership Is Asking The Right Question such as “is current strategy driving increased value for the customers and resulting in…

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US Economy Update from Fed’s Janet Yellen

•April 15, 2017 • Leave a Comment

Ketan Deshpande MN

“Healthy” US economy should be allowed to coast per Janet Yellen

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the U.S. central bank’s task has shifted from a post-crisis exercise of healing the economy to one aimed at holding on to progress made.

“Before, we had to press down on the gas pedal trying to give the economy all of the oomph that we possibly could,” Yellen said Monday in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Fed is now trying to “give it some gas, but not so much that we’re pushing down hard on the accelerator.”

Yellen and her colleagues are aiming to ease back significantly this year on the level of support the central bank is providing the U.S. economy as they close in on their goals of full employment and 2 per cent inflation. Policy makers have penciled in two additional rate hikes this year, on top of one executed in March.

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Global M&A deals are down but total values rise

•April 15, 2017 • Leave a Comment

Ketan Deshpande MN

CNBC recently reported that the global M&A’s are down for the first quarter in 2017 however the total valuation of the deals is higher than previous years.

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