Tag Archives: Business thinkers

New Ranking of Business Gurus

According to the all-new Thinkers50 ranking, the most influential living management thinker in the world is Professor Clayton Christensen of Harvard Business School. Christensen, the originator of the theory of disruptive innovation and author of best-selling books including The Innovator’s Dilemma, tops the list for the second time running – an achievement matched only by …
Continue reading

The World’s Top 50 Business Thinkers 2011

IESE Prof. Pankaj Ghemawat features among the world’s top 50 business thinkers and recently won the Best Business Book Award for his recent, World 3.0: Global Prosperity and How to Achieve It. Professor Clayton Christensen of Harvard Business School is apparently the leading management thinker of the year, according to the Thinkers50 ranking. The ranking …
Continue reading

Top 100 Global Thinkers

Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Federal Reserve, tops Foreign Policy magazine’s “100 Top Global Thinkers of 2009″ for “staving off another Great Depression”, while President Barack Obama occupies the No. 2 spot “for re-imagining America’s role in the world.” Ms. Zahra Rahnavard, Iranian political scientist and reformer, came in third for “being the brains behind …
Continue reading

The Most Influential Business Thinkers

Corporate strategy sage C.K. Prahalad is the most influential management thinker in the world, according to the Thinkers 50, a biennial ranking of business gurus. He also took the top spot in the  2007 edition of the biennial ranking of the Top 50 management thought leaders worldwide. To create the list, leadership consulting firm CrainerDearlove …
Continue reading