Collective Intelligence – The African Paradigm

Before diving into collective intelligence, let’s talk first about innovation. The last 10 years have plunged the world into a deep economic, political and social crisis. While creating a profound mistrust of established financial and economical models in Western countries, this crisis has brought to light alternative practices, philosophies and models that existed all the…

#immo-inno, incubating talent

At the end of 2017, Eiffage Construction and Eiffage Immobilier launched their first internal innovation contest, Challenge #immo-inno, dedicated to tomorrow’s housing. After nine months of competition, a generous dose of audacity, a few late-night meetings and an overpowering desire to win, three teams stood out from the crowd with Origami taking top spot. Read…

Talent

Talent doesn’t exist

Attractivity, development, acceleration, engagement of talents are dense activities for the people in charge of human development. From school relations to leadership development program management, I have tried to understand what talent is. According to the schools of thought and the years, the definition did not cease evolving with the trends and seasons. Sometimes elitist,…

Is your strategy seeing through the dark?

Is your strategy Cyclope or Argus? One single eye to rely on, versus a diversity of eyes providing the gift of prophecy. Strategy is an enlightened way to watch, analyze, choose, launch and make your future happen. Strategy is not just about maximizing your immediate probability of success. It can be about changing the rules of…

Manifesto for a human-led transformation

When I joined the corporate world, there was no Facebook, Twitter or Uber. Despite everything w When I joined the corporate world, there was no Facebook, Twitter or Uber. Despite everything we can hear, see or read about the future, it will not be governed by artificial intelligence, data or silicon. Our collective destiny is…