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Rise of Electric Vehicles and the SMART Grid

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/rise-electric-vehicles-grid-jonathan-watt/?trackingId=WgtG%2F50uS6OA7qurvHc0hQ%3D%3D Here is an article I recently wrote and was published Here is an article I recently wrote for the publication EnergyEngineering looking at the increase in EV’s and their impact on the Electricity Grid. Contact Energy Engineering directly for a hardcopy of their publication. Energy Engineering magazine provides a diverse and engaging mix of …

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Connected Customers and Operational Enablers

My interest and skills in supporting businesses enhance their business models, using creative strategies to leapfrog competitors and operational improvement opportunities are well known. So when I saw this month’s HBR (May/June 2019 “The Age of Continous Connection” N.Siggelkow and C.Terwiesch, I was intrigued. The article looks at the way technology advances are supporting businesses …

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The five processes in operations essential to survive in any electronic manufacturing business

The growth and subsequent shortages in the electronic market for anyone buying, manufacturing or selling electronics have been unprecedented in the last ten years. Smartphone sales in units have increased from 170m units in 2009 to 1.6 billion units in 2018. Automotive electronic content is accelerating with safety, driver aid systems and electric vehicles. Med …

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Creative Strategies unlock profits for business leaders

I came across an article recently in HBR ”Strategy Needs Creativity – An analytic framework alone won’t reinvent your business by Professor Adam Brandenburger. The article highlighted a problem I am facing with 2 MBA students I mentor, as well as solutions I have effectively used in consulting with businesses facing a strategic crisis. The …

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