In This Video

A common complaint among firms trying, and failing, to drive profitable growth from Agile implementations is that short-term quarterly pressures prevent them from making longer-term investments. In this interactive, in-person webinar, Columbia Business School Professor Rita McGrath, Steve Denning, and Ray Arell discuss how to develop and implement a strategy for profitable innovation in uncertain and volatile environments.

About the Speaker(s)

Steve Denning writes about radical management, leadership, innovation and narrative. His most recent books are The Age of Agile (2018), The Leader’s Guide to Radical Management (2010), The Leader’s Guide to Storytelling (2nd ed, 2011) and The Secret Language of Leadership (2007). He consults with organizations around the world on leadership, innovation, management and business narrative. At the World Bank, he held many management positions, including director of knowledge management (1996-2000). He is a member of the Program Steering Committee of the Drucker Forum

Ray Arell is focused on exploring, implementing, and building awareness to Agile Alliance members on better ways to grow both personal and business Agility. He also works on strategic business programs that expand the reach and benefits of our nonprofit organization for our members. If you have great ideas on how the Alliance can better serve its members, then feel free to email him at To learn more about his experience in business and engineering, please join him on LinkedIn.