News and Awards
- Keystone Chairman and HBS Professor Marco Iansiti expands on why digital leaders post higher gross margins, profits, and revenue per employee than digital laggards in a new study entitled, “The Digital Business Divide: Analyzing the operating impact of digital transformation,” featured recently on CIO.com.
Read the full story and access the study, here: http://bit.ly/2cHfAOb
- Vault.com’s 2017 Top Ranked Consulting Firms: Keystone Strategy has been named to Vault.com‘s 2017 Top Ranked Consulting Firms in North America with two top 10 placements for both innovation and internal mobility. Read more about Keystone Strategy here: http://bit.ly/2bzdP7R
- The CFO Leadership Council News: Keystone’s own Director of Finance Julius Gloeckner is featured in the CFO Council News blog detailing why he thrives in Keystone’s entrepreneurial setting. Read more about Julius Gloeckner and Keystone
Top 10 Boutique Strategy Consulting firm by IvyExec: Keystone has been ranked a Top 10 Boutique Strategy Consulting firm by IvyExec in their annual consulting firm rankings. Read more about Keystone
- Consulting Magazine Rising Star: Congratulations to Keystone’s Sam Price who was just named one of Consulting Magazine’s Rising Stars of the Profession for 2016. To read more about Sam and her work at Keystone, go to Consulting Magazine.
- Professor Iansiti releases One Strategy which analyzes how a management team tweaked and optimized the fine line between strategy and execution
- Professor Pisano wins the 2010 McKinsey Award for “Restoring American Competitiveness”
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Why Leaders Don’t Learn from Success
by Gary P. Pisano and Francesca Gino
Harvard Business Review, April 2011
The Evolution of Science-Based Business: Innovating How We Innovate
by Gary P. Pisano
Harvard Business School Working Papers, February 19, 2010
Varied Experience, Team Familiarity, and Learning: The Mediating Role of Psychological Safety
by Bradley R. Staats, Francesca Gina, and Gary P. Pisano
Harvard Business School Working Papers, September 16, 2009
Restoring American Competitiveness
by Gary P. Pisano and Willy C. Shih
Harvard Business Review, July-August 2009
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Which Kind of Collaboration is Right for You? The New Leaders in Innovation will be those who figure out the best way to leverage a network of outsiders
by Gary P. Pisano and Roberto Verganti
Harvard Business Review, December 2008
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How to Capture Value from Innovation: Shaping Intellectual Property and Industry Architecture
by Gary P. Pisano, Teece, David J.
California Management Review, Fall 2007
Science Business: The Promise, the Reality, and the Future of Biotech
by Gary P. Pisano
Harvard Business School Press, 2006
In Science Business, Professor Pisano analyzes why the biotechnology industry failed to perform up to expectations despite all its promises. Professor Pisano’s unique critique of the industry reveals the underlying causes of biotech’s problems and offers an overall analysis on how the industry works. According to Pisano, the biotech industry’s faces three unique business challenges: 1) the financing of high risk R&D investments in uncertain and long time horizons, 2) rapid learning to keep pace with advances in drug science knowledge, and 3) integration of capabilities across a broad spectrum of scientific and technological knowledge bases. He prescribes an approach to fixing the industry which includes new business models, modified organizational structures, and financing arrangements that place greater emphasis on integration and long-term learning over shorter-term “monetization” of intellectual property.