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  • Growing Global:
    Lessons for the New Enterprise Read More

Globalization has transformed the economies of countless countries. It has also transformed business – how it’s conducted, where it’s conducted, and by whom. The transformation has touched the very structure of the enterprise as well as the nature and definition of economic “value.” Emblematic of the change has been the emergence of the Globally Integrated Enterprise (GIE), which refers to companies that are truly “global” (as opposed to “multinational”) in their management and their operations, utilizing  global supply chains not just for products, but also services, capital, ideas and intellectual property. As at previous inflection points in history, we need a new language – and new thinking – to harness the promise of this new era for society and avoid the peril that can arise in periods of change.


The Future of the Globally Integrated Enterprise

Irving Wladawsky-Berger traces the rise of the global company and its current challenges by examining a pair of recent articles from Sam Palmisano in Foreign Affairs Magazine  and in The Economist.  Read his article in the The  Wall Street Journal’s CIO Journal .

Sam Palmisano Speaks about Cybersecurity with Charlie Rose

Sam Palmisano, Chairman of the CGE and Tom Donilon, former national security advisor discuss cybersecurity with Charlie Rose. Mr. Palmisano and Mr. Donilon led the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity.   Their  report  was released to President Obama on December 2, 2016. Watch the full interview  here .

Supply Chain Futurists Predict the Impact of Digital Transformation

During the first half of 2016, CGE representatives interviewed a collection of supply chain executives from around the world to gather their thoughts on the merits of digitizing supply chain operations. Here’s what 11 of those experts had to say about transforming the organization and gaining a competitive advantage with digital supply chain capabilities. Read more at Forbes.


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