Tag: competitive advantage

Organisations that can leverage organisational capability will experience a statistically significant increase in competitive advantage

Organisational capability: the key to competitive success

Organisations that can leverage organisational capability through external sensing, innovation, agility and culture will experience a statistically significant increase in competitive advantage, writes Wayne Brockbank Several empirical studies over the last decade have shown that focusing on organisational capability as opposed to individual talent will have greater impact on business performance. […]

HR professionals need to understand that their primary contribution to competitive advantage is by creating and sustaining effective organisation

How HR can drive sustainable competitive advantage

HR professionals need to understand that their primary contribution to competitive advantage is by creating and sustaining effective organisation, writes Wayne Brockbank Within Inside HR during 2015, I laid out the case for HR professionals to focus primarily on creating competitive organisations while also developing individual talent. I reviewed the […]

Kirsten O’Doherty, general manager ANZ for AbbVie, says talented employees are attracted by the company’s research and development pipeline of medicines

How AbbVie boosts innovation through collaboration

Innovation is the “cornerstone” of biopharmaceutical firm AbbVie, according to its general manager ANZ, Kirsten O’Doherty, who said the company utilises a number of programs and practices to embed innovation in both its culture and approach to business. “We operate in a highly competitive environment, and often in some of the markets that […]