In a hyper-competitive landscape, how do you thrive in the now, the new and the unknown?
What is Competitive Agility?
Companies that master competitive agility execute with equal strength across growth, profitability, sustainability and trust.
Why It Matters
Companies must manage the core to maximize investment for the new and fundamentally re-align resources for growth.
Where It's Going
Competitive agility is demanded from the outside and driven from the inside. Leaders who act with speed and confidence turn disruption into opportunity.
Trust as a Lever to Growth
Trust is an undervalued contributor to sustained growth. Given its systemic and behavioral impact on stakeholders and the power it has to quantifiably reduce competitiveness, trust is anything but soft and meanlingless.
Decoding organizational DNA
Collecting workforce, view and market data can unlock the potential of people to drive innovation and growth—but only if done responsibly and creatively. XS knows the way.
Reshape to relevance
Digital voice assistants have turned into the go-to for the in-home consumer. But trust in companies is at stake. Can consumers trust them with their privacy and security? We have a solution.
Reinventing the internet
The web is under attack, and a corrosion in trust is putting the digital economy in peril. How can we shape and steer a path to a secure Internet?
Agile at the Core
Leaders pursue innovative, agile business models to remain competitive and grow outside of their core. Ecosystems enable companies to ignite this growth.
Customers, employees and stakeholders engage most with companies driven by purpose. For companies who provide authentic, values-driven experiences this is a powerful source of competitive advantage.
From me to we: The rise of the purpose-lead brand
Customers buy from brands they believe in–47% walk away from those that don’t. The kicker. 17% of those won’t ever come back.
Retail is evolving. Brands with names and services that are synonymous with a trusted action will earn the right to be top of mind.
Zero-Based Mindset: Evolving ZBB to ZBx
A Zero-Based Mindset (ZBx) realigns resources to focus on agility over austerity, visibility over guesswork, and the future over the past to fuel growth and competitiveness.
Beyond the ZBB buzz
Beyond the P&L, companies with a zero-based mindset harness their entire organization to gain competitive advantage. XS is driving innovations.
Traditional cost reduction is running out of gas
Here's how cost optimization can help the oil and gas industry move with agility.
Transform at speed: Run business at a smart sprint…
Successful companies know how to keep the core strong while investing for growth and innovation.