This course has been inspired by the work being done with respect to platform strategy and creating shared value.
I believe that these two topics if fully understood can change the ways corporations do business and how society views capitalism and big business. By harnessing the power of these two disruptive ideas, it is possible to uplift humanity and reduce inequality. The two emergent ideas are more relevant to the world more than ever as they emphasize on scaling best practices for doing business with one another in a profitable yet responsible way.
Business executives across the world realize that not empowering their current and potential customers is the biggest business risk of them all. It is refreshing to hear business executives talking about doing business responsibly and using this newfound honour to create value that is mutually beneficial to the communities they operate in and their companies.