Building Growth: Why Don’t We Use What We Know

author: Rebecca Henderson, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
published: Feb. 4, 2013,   recorded: May 2003,   views: 4116

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In this powerful presentation, Professor Henderson addresses the challenges that come with corporate growth, pointing out that “growth opportunities do not arrive with labels on them.” She discusses staff overload, killing projects, the challenges of choosing between good projects and “competency traps” that inhibit growth.

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