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Kay Plantes is an MIT-trained economist, business strategy consultant, columnist and author. Business model innovation, strategic leadership and smart economic policies are her professional passions. A former Madison, WI resident, Kay now resides in San Diego, CA. The views on her blog are not those of her employer, IBM.

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April 21st, 2011

Businesses start to die when business model innovation stops

Young women and teens are ruthless customers, shifting from one on-trend store to another as quickly as they shift love interests. The retail clothing industry is therefore a great place to learn this vital leadership lesson: In today‚Äôs information-age economy, business model innovators emerge as winners, while those delaying business model innovation steadily lose market […]