Photograph of Kay Plantes

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.

Plantes Company

iCanPilot Logo
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’s information-age economy, business model innovators emerge as winners, while those delaying business model innovation steadily lose market […]