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New and often asymmetrical competition is reshaping the market. Disruption is the new normal, the pace of innovation is accelerating, and data more important than ever.

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The last two hundred years saw economies and businesses grow from small and local into global and interconnected.The challenges those organizations faced along the way were predominantly “complicated” ones, mostly solved through research, analysis, and subject matter expertise. And, once solved, the solutions were repeatable.

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n(n-1) // In 1905, Albert Einstein introduced the world to e=mc2. It was a watershed moment. This devastatingly simple equation unlocked answers to the universe’s complexities, allowing us to do incredible things. n(n-1) is, similarly, simple and yet powerful: It is the key to quickly unlocking the answers to our largest and most complex challenges within all industries—creative, business, public, or non-profit.

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The pace, scope, and variety of challenges we face as executives in Pharma are both invigorating and overwhelming.

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Systems are often bamboozingly complex. Lets take a look at the nations health care industry...

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Henry David Thoreau, the 19th century poet and philosopher, offered a pithy observation that’s relevant to 21st century problem-solvers. He said, “for every thousand hacking at the leaves of evil, there is one striking at the root.”

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Cracking Complexity: The Breakthrough Formula for Solving Just About Anything Fast by David Komlos and David Benjamin.

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In their book Cracking Complexity, David Komlos and David Benjamin share the steps to working through any complex business problem—both quickly and using existing talent, not consultants.

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We live in a world that in many ways is growing more challenging by the day. Solving complex problems is no longer only about brainpower. It’s also about orchestrating high-speed, high-quality decisions between and among people so they can sense, absorb and think—in real time—as a group.

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By now, it’s well-known that startups with new business models have used an abundance mindset to dislodge long-established incumbents...

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Today’s organizations are grappling with increasingly complex problems that lack simple or straightforward solutions.

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Simplicity in the Age of Complexity: “The answer is simple,” the professor said, then he waited a minute and added the important qualifier, “if you are a mathematical genius.”

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Why does knowledge not necessarily mean power? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.

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You arrive at work one morning, take the elevator up to your appointed floor, amble down the carpeted hallway staring at your shoes and wondering what the day has in store for you, open your door…

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Have you ever thought about why humankind has successfully traveled to the moon, but companies still have a hard time figuring out how to grow faster than the competition?

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By now, it’s well-known that startups with new business models have used an abundance mindset to dislodge long-established incumbents...

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“The formula is a very fascinating, unique format – which as of today – is easily the best return on time and money I have ever experienced.”

- Mike Crichton, Head of Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, Sandoz

"When it comes to creating solutions for complex challenges, the Formula is leading edge and incredibly efficient. You will find not only solutions through innovative thinking, but also your team will be aligned and engaged.”

- Mike Kaufmann, CEO Cardinal Health

“The formula created an inflection point for our company. We quickly won our people’s hearts and minds for new levels of growth and performance.”

- Bob Guillocheau, Chairman and CEO, Ascensus

“Over the last 12 years, David Benjamin and David Komlos’ approach to complexity has had a unique impact on our work transforming and advancing Canada’s national blood system, allowing us not only to deliver life-saving products and services effectively, but importantly to drive deep value into the health systems in which we operate.”

- Dr. Graham Sher, CEO, Canadian Blood Services

“There are much faster ways to achieve greater impact on the big challenges than what many of us are familiar with. This book shows the way.”

- Guy Jarvis, Executive Vice President, Enbridge

"Using the techniques described in this book we transformed two of our businesses, one in Canada, the other in Europe, with outstanding results to our revenues and margins...I think anyone addressing complex business issues will find this book of immense value."

- Mark Jones, ex Company President and CEO of AstraZeneca Canada; President AstraZeneca UK and Global Vice President Southern Europe.

“The formula is truly a breakthrough for engaging the organization in solving big challenges with speed and agility.”

- Cathy Nash, CEO, Woodforest National Bank

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