Flat World Navigators "carry the banner of business success across the flat world of the global DACE, wherein authentic connections create measurable value and positive returns with little to no marginal costs." KCM (Chapter 01 - Introduction) http://www.koganpage.com/product/flat-world-navigation-9780749473938
"The group is filled with people who are willing to train themselves across the breadth of the project, which definitely makes them stand out! They’re people who have confidence combined with the fact that they don’t feel a need to be upright, or uptight, about their area of comfort. They’re happy to tackle any problem, big or small." - Cameron Tuesley (Managing Director at Integral and Founder of Team Arrow) interview: 'Flat World Navigation, Collaboration and Networking:...
"Why this book, and more to the point, why now? Quite simply, we have reached a pivotal point in what is a dramatically different business frontier - dubbed by the U.S. Army War College as the VUCA era: Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous - it is fair to brand it as Business’ Big Bang era." - KCM (Chapter 01 - Introduction) http://www.koganpage.com/product/flat-world-navigation-9780749473938
"Honesty and authenticity are the foundation for developing solid professional relationships. Be the best version of yourself, without apology. Let people see the real you and it’s up to them to determine whether they will accept it or not. " - Karima Mariama-Arthur (Founder and CEO at Wordsmithrapport) interview: 'Flat World Navigation, Collaboration and Networking: Building dynamic relationships in the global digital economy'…
"From the corporate side when looking at the leadership competencies required to be successful, when tested across the general population of both men and women, women tend to have more of the core competencies necessary to be excellent leaders. One of those competencies is collaboration, which women do so well." - Natalie Goldman (Founder and Managing Director at Launch Pod and Learning and Development Manager at Peoplebank) interview: 'Flat World Navigation, Collaboration and Networking...'
"In a sense, socially, it’s all about the democratisation of media and saying that it’s not a oneway conversation anymore, and it never needs to be again." - Deanne Weir (Media entrepreneur, company director and philanthropist) interview: 'Flat World Navigation, Collaboration and Networking: Building dynamic relationships in the global digital economy'
"Let’s call this the Belle Curve. It’s the effect that entrepreneurially minded women are having on those organizations looking to gain the greatest advantage available from their engagement in the new, flat world of business. It is, generally, the natural inclination of women to be cooperative rather than combative and it is this capability that is so valuable in the DACE. It is a tendency that should be taken advantage of by all stakeholders, including the women themselves." - KCM
"My network is international and my business model is a network of sub-contractors who provide niche and complimentary services to me. That includes professionals who can provide digital, social media, information, communication, architecture and management services. Technology allows us to work in our relative jurisdictions, share lessons and work collaboratively on strategies, tools and materials." - Amelia Loye (engage2 Engagement Specialist and Social Scientist) interview