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Description:  In his eye-opening 1970 book, Future Shock, Alvin Toffler said that changes in technology and trends were happening so fast that people and society could no longer psychologically keep up. Now, even the most innovative and technologically advanced companies can’t keep up with the pace of change — markets are now being disrupted in a matter of days, versus months or years.

Source:  Smartplanet.com

Date: Mar 05, 2013

Link: http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/bulletin/how-to-be-the-8216disrupter-and-not-the-8216disrupted/14173?tag=nl.e662

Questions for Discussions:

  • What does this report say about the rate of disruption?
  • How should managers deal with the phenomenon?

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